It s all but confirmed that the Honor Magic 2 will be launching in China later this month on October 31. The Huawei sub-brand has already teased a few features, and it has now revealed what will be the highlight of the upcoming device. Also Read - Honor phones to come with Google Mobile Services: ReportAlso Read - Honor Band 6 takes on Redmi Watch in India, gets listed on Flipkart
The short teaser (spotted by Gizmochina) reveals the upcoming smartphone s contemporary design. The front is dominated by a massive bezel-less display with no notch. The company claims that the Magic 2 will feature nearly 100 percent screen-to-body ratio. Also Read - Huawei 2021 event: HarmonyOS 2.0, Huawei P50 Pro, Watch 3 series and more
At the end of the teaser is a short look at how the slider will work. Unlike the mechanical slider on the Oppo Find X, the Magic 2 seems to feature a manual slider. The slider is seen housing the front cameras and other sensors. If you look carefully, the teaser also gives a glimpse at the back of the device. You can just about make out the dual-camera setup that is placed at the top-left corner.
While not everything is known about the upcoming Magic 2 smartphone, some key features have been teased by Honor. These include Huawei s Kirin 980 SoC under the hood. This is the company s latest chipset fabricated using 7nm process, and will be powering the flagship Mate 20 series launching next week.
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The Magic 2 will also feature what Honor is calling Magic Charge , which basically a marketable term for 40W fast charging. The device is also said to use graphene technology for better heat dissipation.
Lastly, Honor President Zhao Ming recently suggested that the Magic 2 will come with Artificial Intelligence-based features for making user interaction easy, and offer enhanced user experience.