Honor announced entry into sub-Rs 10,000 handset segment to push up its market share, following its strategy to be among top 3 players in the country in a year.
Huawei's sub-brand Honor has rolled out the "Ride Mode" feature via HOTA update (Huawei Over The Air) exclusively for its Honor 9 Lite smartphone in India.
Chinese smartphone maker Huawei expects to be among top five handset players in terms of sales by the end of this year.
Honor 9 Lite, a device launched under Huawei's sub-brand Honor, has started receiving "Face Unlock" feature via HOTA (Huawei's Over the Air update), the company said.
The 5.65-inch Honor 9 Lite has dual cameras on both the front and rear and runs Android 8.0 Oreo with EMUI 8.0.
It comes with a 5.65-inch full-HD+, bezel-less display with an 18:9 aspect ratio in a 5.2-inch screen form factor, giving extra work space to users.
Aiming to disrupt the selfie-focused market in India, Chinese major Huawei launched Honor 9 Lite smartphone with quad-camera setup and a glass body.