Honor 20i launches at China on April 17
Delhi: Huawei launched its latest handset Honor 20i in China on Wednesday, the first smartphone in the Huawei sub brand’s new Honor 20 series. The specifications of this new bee in the market are available on the online retail site Vmall, which is the company’s own website. The phone has already started getting eyeballs, with pre-bookings on the way. However, the price of the Honor 20i has still not been revealed; the company is probably waiting for the launch event to make an announcement about the price. One of the major attractions of this smartphone is its triple rear camera setup. Also, the waterdrop-shaped display screen gives the user a large screen ratio to watch videos with ease.
What’s in the kitty?
Honor 20i has specifications which indicate that the expected price would make it a good choice in the budget phone category. It would be available in colours like gradient blue, gradient red, and magic night black. The storage models available in this phone would be 6GB RAM + 64 GB storage, 4 GB RAM + 128 GB storage and 6 GB RAM + 256 GB.
Apart from waterdrop screen and color variants, the list of specifications of Honor 20i has a triple AI rear camera setup aligned vertically, a rear fingerprint sensor, and a small chin at the bottom of the display. The smartphone supports hybrid dual-SIM slots and runs on EMUI 9.0 based on Android 9 Pie software. It sports a 6.21- inch full HD+ IPS LCD display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 90 percent screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by Kirin 710 octa-core SoC and packs a 3,400 mAh battery with 10W charging. The hybrid microSD card slot allows to extend memory up to 512 GB.
Camera optics of Honor 20i
The smartphone has a triple rear camera setup with one 24 MP sensor with f/1.8 aperture, another 8 MP wide-angle sensor, and a 2 MP depth sensor. The camera features include AI beauty, night scene mode, portrait mode, professional camera, panorama and more. Up front, the Huawei 20i sports a 32 MP selfie sensor with AI beauty features.
Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802. 11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, Micro-USB port, 3.5mm audio jack support, GPS, and more. The Honor 20i is TUV Rheinland certified for eye protection. Dimensions of the phone are listed to be at 154.8×73.64×7.95mm, and the phone weighs 164 gms.