Honor V20 Announced with Kirin 980 SoC, Punch Hole Display and 48MP Rear Camera

Huawei sub-brand Honor launched In-Display camera smartphone today in China. The company is also planning to launch it in the global market in early 2019. The key feature of the Honor V20 is the In-Display camera and a 48MP Rear camera.

Honor V20 Specifications:

Honor V20 runs on Huawei’s in-house chipset Kirin 980 which is made on the 7nm fabrication process. It comes in two different variants: 6GB and 8GB RAM coupled with 128GB and 256GB of internal storage.

The device has 6.4-inch FHD+ all view display with a punch hole notch at the left corner which houses the front camera.

Talking of the Optics, It has a dual rear camera at the back, which features 48MP (Sony IMX 586) sensor coupled with 3D TOF camera. It has extra camera features like 960fps super slow motion, AI Vision and HDR mode. For the selfies, it features a 25MP f/2.0 sensor in the punch hole notch.

The device runs on MagicUI 2.0.1 based on the Android 9.0 Pie. The device packs 4000mAh battery and also supports 22.5W fast charger.

  • CPU: Kirin 980 octa-core processor
  • RAM: 6/8 GB LPDDR4X
  • GPU: Mali-G76
  • Operating System: MagicUI 2.0.1 based on Android 9.0 Pie
  • Display: 6.4-inch Full-HD+ (2310 x 1080 pixels) All-View Display with 398 PPI pixel density
  • Rear Camera: 48 MP (Sony IMX586, f/1.8 aperture) + 3D TOF camera with Portrait Mode, HDR, 960 FPS Slow-Motion video recording, AI Vision, and LED flash
  • Front Camera: 25 MP with f/2.0 aperture
  • Internal Storage: 128 GB (with 6 and 8 GB RAM), 256 GB (with 8 GB RAM)
  • SIM: Dual
  • Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, AI GPS (dual frequency), Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, USB OTG, USB Type-C
  • Other: Fingerprint Scanner, aptX, aptX HD, LDAC, AR Stickers, 3D Qmoji, GPU Turbo 2.0, Link Turbo
  • Colors: Blue, Red, Black, Moschino Edition
  • Battery: 4000 mAh with 22.5W (4.5V/5A) fast charging
  • Price of 6 GB RAM + 128 GB storage variant: ¥2999 (around $435/₹30,466)
  • Price of 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage variant: ¥3499 (around $507/₹35,546)
  • Price of 8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage variant (Moschino Edition): ¥3999 (around $579/₹40,630)
  • Availability: Goes on sale in China from December 28. Launching for global markets as Honor View20 on January 22 next year at an event in Paris, France.


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