Honor 20, 20 Pro To Have A Dynamic Holographic Design
Honor, a subsidiary of Huawei is all set to launch its latest flagship smartphones. The Honor 20 and Honor 20 Pro will be announced on the 21st of May in London. While key details about the devices have been leaked previously, their design has remained shrouded in mystery until now. In a video teasing the launch of the handsets, the company has revealed the Honor 20 series will feature a Dynamic Holographic Design on their back.
Honor 20 series will be the newest flagship smartphones by the company. As mentioned above, they will feature a Dynamic Holographic Design on the back. This design will be made using the company’s ‘Triple 3D Mesh” technology. Fresh reports claim the Honor 20 series will have a 6.26-inch display with a 91.6 percent screen to body ratio. To maximise the screen real estate, a hole punch camera with a width of 4.5mm is also expected on the devices. For biometric security and rapidly unlocking the handsets, the Honor 20 series may have a side mounted fingerprint scanner with support for face unlock technology.
The previous leaks of the Honor 20 and 20 Pro claim they will run on the 7nm Kirin 980 SoC. The chipset is comprised of an Octa-core CPU and Mali G76 GPU. In terms of optics, the Honor 20 may have a triple rear camera setup, consisting of a 48MP sensor, combined with a 20MP ultra-wide angle sensor and an 8MP telephoto sensor. The Honor 20 Pro, on the other hand, will add a fourth sensor which will be a dedicated 2 MP macro camera, used for shooting subjects in proximity. For selfies, the devices will have a 32MP camera housed in the punch hole display. In terms of memory and storage, the smartphones are expected to be available in the following variants.
- 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM
- 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM
- 8GB RAM and 256GB ROM
The devices will be powered by a 3650mAh battery with support for 22.5W fast charging. For enhanced gaming and CPU performance, the smartphones will support the company’s CPU/GPU Turbo technology.
Pricing & Availability
While the pricing of the less feature-rich Honor 20 isn’t known; The past leaks of the Pro variant claim it will start at CNY 2999 (Rs. 31,000) for the version with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The variant with 8GB of RAM and 128GB onboard memory will cost CNY 3399 (Rs. 35,200). Top end variant of the device with 8GB RAM and 256GB of internal storage will retail at CNY 3799 (Rs. 39,400). As mentioned above, Honor will launch the smartphones on the 21st of May in Europe. It is expected to make its way into the Indian market soon after the announcement.