Honor V20 aka Honor View 20 was launched in China on Wednesday, after much hype created by the Huawei sub-brand.
Honor shown all details regarding the smartphone, such as price and availability details. It requires on Samsung’s Galaxy A8s, which is arguably the first phone started with a screen hole to get selfie camera. The Honor V20 comes with a’hole-punch’ selfie camera layout, similar to that of this Huawei Nova 4, apart from a dual rear camera setup at the back. The Honor V20 will start globally as the Honor View 20, together with the initial launch confirmed to take place in Paris on January 22.
Honor V20 cost, accessibility, design
Honor V20 cost begins at CNY 2,999 (approximately Rs. 30,400) for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage options and extends up to CNY 3,499 (approximately Rs. 35,500) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option. It is accessible from Charm Blue, Red, and Midnight Black colour option. Pre-orders of the smartphone has already begun on Tmall, Vmall, Jingdong, Sunning.com, and more choices, with shipping starting from December 28. Honor has also launched Moschino Edition of the device priced at CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 40,600) and this variant includes 8GB RAM + 256GB storage setup. This variant device comes only in Red and Blue colour alternatives, and its very first sale will be run on December 28 itself.
Honor V20 is seen to sport a’hole-punch’ selfie camera layout with the sensor placed on the top left border of this smartphone. The cutout is merely 4.5millimeters in size, and is very non invasive, the company claims. At the back, the smartphone sports a dual back camera set aligned horizontally and a rear fingerprint sensor as well. The rear panel is regarded to sport a glossy gradient finish and tapered edges for better gripping. Especially, the smartphone will be launched globally since the Honor View 20 on January 22. We can anticipate the Dominion View 20 cost and specifications to be somewhat similar to the Honor V20’s.
Honor V20 specifications
The dual-SIM Honor V20 runs on Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box based on MagicUI 2.0.1. It sports a 6.4-inch full-HD+ (1080×2310 pixels) TFT LCD display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 16.7 million colors, 91.82 percent screen-to-body ratio, and 398ppi pixel density. Inbuilt storage is offered in 128GB and 256GB options. It doesn’t encourage microSD card slot for storage expansion.
There is a secondary 3D Time of Flight (ToF) detector to capture the depth of a picture, and may be used for these characteristics as slimming themes in photos in addition to generating 3D avatars of users. At the front, there’s a 25-megapixel front sensor with f/2.0 aperture and adjusted focus support. Camera features include AI photo, night scene, portraitphotography, entertaining AR, time-lapse photography, slow-motion, and more. It also ships with the Yoyo virtual helper.
The Honor V20 smartphone packs a 4,000mAh battery with support for rapid charging as well (4.5V/5A). Confirmed before, the Honor V20 comes with Link Turbo technology which lets the mobile to switch between Wi-Fi and data by itself, in order to maintain the surfing untouched and buffer-free. Connectivity options include Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (double ring, 2.4GHz and 5GHz), GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and more. It also supports GPU Turbo 2.0 technology for encouraging intense gaming sessions. The business is touting AI-based GPS tech with dual-band technologies for more accurate placement. Sensors on board include touchscreen, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor.