Honor 20 Pro with quad rear cameras, Kirin 980 SoC and 8 GB RAM launched in India for ₹39,999

As expected, Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has today launched its flagship smartphone — Honor 20 Pro in the Indian market along with other phones in the Honor 20 series. The smartphone was first announced last month at an event in London.



As for the specifications, the Honor 20 Pro smartphone features 6.26-inch Full HD+ display with 2340 x 1080 pixels screen resolution. Interestingly, this is the same display size as the standard Honor 20. Under the hood, the device is powered by the company’s own Kirin 980 SoC with Mali-G76MP10 GPU.

The phone packs 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal storage which uses the UFS 2.1 storage technology. As for the camera, the phone features a quad camera setup which comprises a 48 MP Sony IMX586 primary sensor with f/1.4 aperture, a 16 MP wide-angle lens, an 8 MP telephoto lens, and a 2 MP camera for macro photography.

The camera comes with features like 4-axis OIS, EIS, phase detection auto-focus, and laser autofocus. On the front side, the smartphone features a 32 MP snapper with f/2.0 aperture which comes with support for 3D Portrait Lighting.

Just like the Honor 20, the phone features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. The device measures 154.6 x 73.97 x 8.44mm and weighs 182 grams. It also has features like Virtual 9.1 Surround Sound, Dual-microphones, and Huawei Histen 6.0.

The smartphone runs Android 9 Pie operating system out of the box with the company’s own Magic UI 2.0 custom interface. Connectivity options on the device include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, and USB Type-C. It is powered by a 4000 mAh battery with 22.5W Honor SuperCharge fast charging.

The Honor 20 Pro comes in two color options — Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue, carrying a price tag of ₹39,999. The phone will go on sale exclusively via online marketplace Flipkart but the availability date is not yet revealed.

Honor 20 Pro Specifications

  • CPU: Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 980 octa-core processor
  • GPU: Mali-G76MP10 GPU
  • RAM: 8 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 + 8 MP telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture + 2 MP f/2.4 aperture camera for 4cm macro photography
  • Internal Storage: 256 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: Phantom Black and Phantom Blue
  • Battery: 4000 mAh battery with 22.5W Honor SuperCharge fast charging

Pricing and Availability

  • Price: ₹39,999
  • Availability: To be announced