New Delhi: Huawei sub-brand Honor launched its flagship smartphone series in India on Tuesday. Honor 20 Pro, Honor 20, Honor 20i were launched today with Honor 20 Pro being the most powerful of the three.
Price and Availability
The Honor 20 Pro has been launched in India in one storage variant of 6GB |128GB and is priced at ₹32,999. On the other hand, Honor 20 Pro will retail in India at ₹39,999 for the lone variant with 8GB | 256GB. The Honor 20i will carry a price tag of ₹14,999 for the 4GB | 128GB variant.
Honor will be offering the Honor 20 Pro in just one colour in India – Phantom Blue, whereas the Honor 20 will be released in Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue colours. The Honor 20i will be released in Gradient Red, Gradient Blue, and Magic Night Black colours.
As of now, the sale date is not known yet.
Honor 20 specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Honor 20 runs Android 9 Pie with Magic UI 2.1 on top. The new Honor smartphone sports a 6.26-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) All-View display along with a hole-paunch selfie camera and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The Honor 20 is powered by HiSilicon Kirin 980 SoC, paired with 6GB of RAM.
Coming to the camera department, the quad rear camera setup on the Honor 20 houses a 48-megapixel primary shooter with an f/1.8 lens, a 16-megapixel secondary sensor with a 117-degree super-wide-angle lens that has an f/2.2 aperture, a 2-megapixel depth-assisting sensor with an f/2.4 lens, and a 2-megapixel sensor with an f/2.4 macro lens.
For selfies, the Honor 20 comes with a 32-megapixel sensor at the front with an f/2.0 lens and 3D Portrait Lighting support. There are also various camera features, including AI Camera, AI Ultra Clarity mode, and AI Color mode.
Among other specifications, Honor 20 features 128GB of inbuilt storage that isn’t expandable via microSD card. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C port. There is also a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. The phone measures 154.25×73.97×7.87mm and weighs 174 grams.
Honor 20 Pro specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Honor 20 Pro runs on Android 9 Pie with Magic UI 2.1 on top. Like the Honor 20, the Honor 20 Pro also comes with a 6.26-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) display and is powered by HiSilicon Kirin 980 processor. The phone also includes up to 8GB of RAM and up to 256GB of onboard storage.
In terms of the camera capabilities, Honor 20 Pro includes a rear quad camera setup, which is slightly different from the Honor 20 camera setup. It houses a primary 48-megapixel shooter with an f/1.4 lens and a large 0.5-inch sensor. There’s a secondary 16-megapixel super-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture and a 117-degree angle lens, an 8-megapixel telephoto camera with f/2.4 aperture that supports 3x lossless optical zoom, 5x hybrid zoom, 30x digital zoom, and a fourth 2-megapixel macro camera with f/2.4 aperture for 4cm near-macro photography.
Among other specifications, Honor 20 Pro packs a 4,000mAh battery with 22.5W Honor Super Charge support, Virtual 9.1 Surround Sound technology, dual microphones, and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. The connectivity options are the same as Honor 20. Honor 20 Pro measures 154.60×73.97×8.44mm and weighs 182grams.
Honor 20i specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Honor 20i runs on Android 9 Pie with EMUI 9.0.1 on top. It packs a 6.21-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and is powered by octa-core Kirin 710F SoC, paired with the Mali G51MP4 GPU, up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. The phone also comes with the GPU Turbo 2.0 feature to provide an enhanced gaming experience.
On the imaging front, Honor 20i includes a triple rear camera setup, which houses a 24-megapixel Primary shooter with an f/1.8 lens, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera with an f/2.4 lens, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with an f/2.4 lens. On the front, there is a 32-megapixel camera with an f/2.0 lens, support for HDR, portrait mode, and face unlock for authentication.
Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, and Bluetooth 4.2. Additionally, you will get a 3,400mAh battery. The phone’s dimensions are 154.8×73.64×7.95mm and it weighs 164 grams.