Huawei’s sub-brand Honor is reportedly all set to launch its latest smartphone on April 17 in China. The company announced the launch of the upcoming Honor 20i device via a video shared on Weibo. The company will be launching the handset with a 32-megapixel selfie camera and waterdrop-style notch design, as per a teaser. Honor hasn’t revealed much about the smartphone, but a few official images leaked on the web do reveal the Honor 20i design and features. Also Read - Honor Band 6 takes on Redmi Watch in India, gets listed on FlipkartAlso Read - Samsung takes lead from Apple in Q1 2021 smartphone shipments: Canalys
The Honor 20i has been listed on the VMall with its official images, confirming three color variants it will be available. The device will reportedly be offered in Blue-Purple gradient, Red-Purple gradient and Black color options. Backing the rumors, the images also confirm the triple rear camera setup and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. Also Read - Top five basic laptops for students and casual users under Rs 45,000
If rumors are to be believed, the triple camera setup at the back could include a 24-megapixel main camera with wider f/1.8 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera supporting f/2.4 aperture and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The AI-powered rear camera setup will be assisted by a LED flash. As for the front camera setup, the device could come with a 32-megapixel sensor for shooting selfies and videos. It is expected to ship with EMUI 9 based on Android 9 Pie out of the box.
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The leaked images show the Honor 20i will feature a tall display with minimal side bezels and thick chin. A few reports suggest that the handset could offer a 6.21-inch display with a waterdrop notch. Additionally, the earpiece will be placed between the chassis and the display. The smartphone is expected to be powered by a Kirin 710 chipset under the hood, coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage option. The company is said to stuff in a large 4,000mAh battery. Besides, GSMArena reported that the device as Honor 20 Lite in global markets.