Honor 20 announced; packs 6 GB RAM, triple rear cameras, and 3750 mAh battery

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After lots of leaks and rumors, Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has today launched its flagship Honor 20 smartphone at a global launch event in London, UK.

The smartphone comes with a 6.26-inch Full HD+ display with 2340 × 1080 pixels screen resolution. Under the hood, the device is powered by Huawei‘s own Kirin 980 octa-core chipset, coupled with Mali-G76MP10 GPU. It packs 6 GB of RAM and comes with 128 GB of internal storage.

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Coming to the camera sensors, it comes with a quad rear camera setup, which consists a 48 MP primary sensor with 1/2″ Sony IMX586 sensor, f/1.8 aperture, AIS, a 16 MP 117-degree Ultra Wide Angle lens, a 2 MP f/2.4 aperture camera for 4cm macro, and a 2 MP f/2.4 aperture camera for depth sensing.

On the front side, the device features a 32 MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, with support for 3D Portrait Lighting. For security, the smartphone comes with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor instead of the trendy in-display fingerprint sensor.

As for the connectivity options, the phone comes with support for Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, USB Type-C. The device Virtual 9.1 Surround Sound, Dual-microphones, and Huawei Histen 6.0.

The smartphone is running Android 9 Pie operating system with the company’s Magic UI 2.1 custom interface. The device, which measures 154.25 x 73.97 x 7.87 mm and weighs 174 grams, is powered by a 3,750 mAh battery with 22.5W (4.5V-5A) Honor SuperCharge fast charging support.

The Honor 20 smartphone comes in three color options — Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, and Icelandic White. The phone is priced at 499 Euros and will soon go on sale. It is set to launch in India on 11th June.

Honor 20 Specifications

  • CPU: Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 980 octa-core processor
  • GPU: Mali-G76MP10 GPU
  • RAM: 6 GB
  • Operating System: Android 9 Pie with Magic UI 2.1
  • Display: 6.26-inch Full HD+ display with 2340 × 1080 pixels screen resolution
  • Camera: 48 MP primary sensor with 1/2″ Sony IMX586 sensor, f/1.8 aperture + 16 MP 117-degree Ultra Wide Angle lens + 2 MP f/2.4 aperture camera for 4cm macro + 2 MP f/2.4 aperture camera for depth sensing
  • Internal Storage: 128 GB
  • Connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, USB Type-C
  • Other: Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
  • Colors: Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, and Icelandic White
  • Battery: 3,750 mAh battery with 22.5W Honor SuperCharge fast charging

Honor 20 Pricing and Availability

  • Price: 499 Euros
  • Availability: To be announced