The much-rumored Honor Magic 2 smartphone will be launched tomorrow in China. The handset will be sporting a manual slider design, and it will be powered by the 7nm Kirin 980 chipset that is present under the hood of the recently announced Huawei Mate 20 series. Also Read - Honor phones to come with Google Mobile Services: Report
With less than a day to the launch, the Master Lu benchmarks listing of the Honor Magic 2 has surfaced online that corroborates the key specs that have already leaked through an earlier TENAA listing. As seen in the image, the Master Lu listing belongs to Honor Magic 2 that has a model number of TNY-AL00. The 8GB RAM variant of the smartphone has been benchmarked. The very same variant was spotted on Geekbench recently, which is powered by a 2.6GHz Kirin 980 SoC. Also Read - Honor Band 6 takes on Redmi Watch in India, gets listed on Flipkart
The display of the Magic 2 carries support for Full HD+ resolution of 2340×1080 pixels. The smartphone has managed to salvage a score of 307,101 on Master Lu, which classifies it as a powerful flagship phone. Also Read - Huawei 2021 event: HarmonyOS 2.0, Huawei P50 Pro, Watch 3 series and more
Previous reports have revealed that the Honor Magic 2 will be delivering a very high screen-to-body ratio since it will be sporting a manual slider design. The Magic 2 will be Honor’s first smartphone to feature an in-screen fingerprint reader. It will run Android 9 Pie OS out-of-the-box. The handset will be drawing power from a 3,400mAh battery that is expected to carry support for 40W fast charging.
Watch: Honor Play First Look
In terms of optics, the Honor Magic 2 will offer 16-megapixel+24-megapixel + 16-megapixel triple rear cameras to its users. The slider of the phone will be equipped with 16-megapixel front-facing camera, and a pair of TOF sensors for 3D facial scanning. The leaked press renders of the Magic 2 will be releasing in China in colors like Black, Silver, Red and Blue.