Huawei’s sub-brand Honor Set to launch new smartphone Honor View 20 in Indian market on January 29, 2019.
The company has now started sending invites for the launch event of the smartphone in India. The company has scheduled an event for January 29, where it will launch the smartphone. This is the first smartphone in the world to come with a 48MP rear camera.
Amazon India has already revealed that it will be exclusively selling the Honor View 20 in the country, however, the pricing and exact availability details remain unclear for now.
Honor View 20 India price (expected)
Although Honor India is yet to officially announce the price of the Honor View 20 Expected starts at Rs. 30,400 for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage option. The price goes up Rs. 35,500) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option and Rs. 40,600 for the Moschino Edition.
The phone is already on sale in the Chinese market and is likely to be available immediately after the January 29 launch in the Indian market.
Honor View 20 specifications
Honor View 20 will feature a 6.4-inch full-HD+ (1080×2310 pixels) display with 19.5:9 aspect ration and 398PPI pixel density. It will be powered by 7nm octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 980 SoC and include up to 8GB of RAM.
The Honor smartphone’s inbuilt storage will be 128GB or 256GB, depending on the model. There is however no memory expansion slot in the phone. Additionally, the Honor View 20 packs a 4,000mAh battery and the connectivity options like Bluetooth v5.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac. There is USB Type-C port as well on the phone.
In terms of the software, the Honor View 20 runs Magic UI 2.0 based on Android 9 Pie. The Magic UI is very similar to its predecessor the EMUI, apart from a new colour scheme, real-time in-call voice translations, and more.
Lastly, the Honor View 20 features a dual-camera setup on the back with a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor with an f/1.8 aperture and a secondary 3D Time of Flight (ToF) sensor. There is a 25-megapixel front camera as well on the phone with f/2.0 aperture and fixed focus support.