Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has launched it Honor View 20 in India. The launch event was held in Gurugram today. Honor View 20 marks the company’s first device launch in 2019 here in India. The devices from these Chinese OEM are mostly known for its camera performance along with competitive pricing and decent specifications. Like other smartphone makers, Huawei doesn’t rely on Qualcomm for SOC chips as it has its own processor based on ARM.
Honor View 20 Specifications
View 20 from Huawei’s Honor brand packs in the latest HiSilicon Kirin 980 chip along with Mali G76-MP10 GPU. The back of the device has a beautiful pattern and is made of Glass. The front of the display, however, comes with a punch hole camera cutout display. Something we have seen in Samsung Galaxy A8s ( aka Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro in Korea). More and more OEMs are making the switch from the notch to the camera cutout. The fingerprint sensor is on the back of the device. Honor View 20 sports a triple camera set up at the back and a single front-facing the camera.
- 6.4-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display panel with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 398 Pixels per inch.
- HiSilicon Kirin 980 Octa-core (2×2.6 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2×1.92 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) SOC
- Mali-G76 MP10 GPU
- 6GB/8GB RAM
- 128GB/256GB onboard Flash Storage
- 48MP (f/1.8) + 3D TOF Stereo dual rear cameras
- 25MP (f/2.0) Front Facing Camera
- 4000mAh Battery Capacity
- Dual Band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0 with AptX HD support
- Android 9.0 Pie with Magic UI 2
- Colors – Sapphire Blue, Phantom Blue, Phantom Red & Midnight Black
The device has an aluminum mid-frame with a glass back as already stated above. Honor View 20 runs on the latest version of Android, Android 9.0 Pie with Huawei’s Magic UI 2 on top. Here are the pricing and availability details.
Pricing and Availability
The smartphone comes in four color options to choose from namely Sapphire Blue, Phantom Blue, Phantom Red, and the classic Midnight Black. The device shall be available for purchase from Amazon or Honor India website. You can pre-book the device right now on Amazon and Honor India online store and avail amazing pre-launch offers. The pricing is as follows:
- 6GB/128GB – ₹37,999
- 8GB/256GB – ₹45,999
The device is priced very aggressively to compete with other OEMs in the segment like OnePlus and Samsung. This is the first smartphone to launch in India with a 48MP rear shooter. So are you ready to see the unseen? Stay tuned in for our article in other smart gadgets which the company launched today.