Honor 20i Using a 32-megapixel selfie camera backed by artificial intelligence (AI) is set to debut in China on April 17, Huawei brand Honor revealed on Tuesday.
The brand also released a teaser movie on Weibo that shows a waterdrop-style display notch on the Honor 20i. Alongside the Honor 20i, Honor supported the launch of its MagicBook 2019 that will arrive as the successor to the original Honor MagicBook. The new notebook is expected to include some performance tweaks and much better battery life during the past year model. Separately, specifications of this Honor 20 Lite have surfaced online. The Honor 20 Lite, just like the Honor 20i, will be one of the mid-range entrants in the Honor 20 series.
Among other developments, Huawei brand Honor on Tuesday announced the launch date of the Honor 20i. The brand through a teaser video additionally confirmed a 32-megapixel AI selfie camera and a waterdrop-style screen top notch on the new Honor phone. The launch should prepare the platform for its Honor 20 and Honor 20 Pro, the latter of which was lately leaked. Unfortunately, no details around the Honor 20 cost have been disclosed, formally or in the kind of leaks.
The Honor 20i is speculated to game a 6.2-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) screen and include a 2.2GHz, octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 710 SoC, paired with 4GB and 6GB RAM options. The phone could also have 64GB along with 128GB storage options and include a 3,400mAh battery. Notably, these specifications are like that of the Honor 10i which has been launched in Russia just last month. As we said, the Honor 20i cost stays under wraps still.
In addition to this Honor 20i, Huawei brand Honor declared on Weibo it had been planning to launchthat the MagicBook 2019 on April 17. The new laptop model is going to be the successor to the first MagicBook that debuted this past year.
Honor MagicBook 2019 is set to start in China on April 17Photo Credit: Weibo
The Honor MagicBook 2019 teaser image proves that the new version would have some performance enhancements, better battery life, and improved graphics over the first MagicBook which was launched in April last year using Apple’s MacBook-like design speech.
Honor is hosting the launch event of the Honor 20i and MagicBook 2019 in Beijing, China.
Honor 20 Lite specifications, cost (rumoured)
In related news, specifications and renders pertaining to the Honor 20 Lite happen to be leaked by WinFuture.de. The Honor 20 Lite is said to possess a 6.21-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) display along with a 415ppi of pixel density. Additionally, the phone appears to have a screen notch and slim bezels.
The onboard storage would also be enlarged through a microSD card.
On the optics front, WinFuture.de asserts the Honor 20 Lite will game a triple rear camera setup which is going to have 24-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 lens. There might also be an 8-megapixel secondary detector with a 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel, depth-sensing tertiary detector.
Honor 20 Lite is thought to come with a triple back camera setupPhoto Credit: WinFuture.de
The Android Pie-based Honor 20 Lite using EMUI on top is believed to support a listing of connectivity options, including Wi-Fi along with Bluetooth v4.2. The phone is also claimed to have 2 NanoSIM card slots and a committed microSD card. What’s more, the Honor 20 Lite is well known to have a 3,400mAh battery which charges via a Micro-USB port.
The leaked renders purportedly revealing the Honor 20 Lite suggests a layout much like the newly launched Honor 10i. The phone has a fingerprint sensor in the back and seems to have a gradient back layout.
WinFuture.de claims that the Honor 20 Lite will come to the market at a price tag around EUR 280 (roughly Rs. 22,000). In addition, the handset is promised to possess Black and Aurora as the initial colour choices.