The Huawei sub-brand Honor and parent company itself is set to launch two new devices in the country. With a pathbreaking festive sales record, the Chinese company plans to carry the momentum ahead.
The company is all set to announce its next smartphones in India, Honor 8C and the premium Huawei Mate 20 Pro.
The company recently launched a successor to its hit Honor 7X in the country. Honor 8X has been doing pretty well, and now the next lineup seems more interesting.
Honor 8C India Launch: Specs & Features
The successor to the budget Honor 7C, the Honor 8C is going to be the world’s first phone to come with Snapdragon 632 chipset. The listing is already out on Amazon India, so the Honor 8C is going to be an Amazon-exclusive product.
Honor 8C will come with a 6.26-inch HD+ notched display. Do mark that its an HD-only display having a screen resolution of 1520 X 720 pixels in a 19:9 aspect ratio.
The smartphone will run on an octa-core Snapdragon 632 chipset. Honor 8C is the first smartphone to use the SD 632, an octa-core processor clocking at 1.8GHz paired with Adreno 506 GPU.
This chipset will have two versions having 4GB of RAM with 32GB and 64GB storage units.
At the back, the Honor 8C will feature an AI-powered dual camera system comprising of a 13-megapixel f/1.8 aperture primary sensor coupled with a 2-megapixel secondary depth sensor. Up front, the Honor 8C will come with an 8 megapixel f/2.0 wide sensor.
The whole package will house a 4,000mAh battery with no fast charging support.
Honor 8C India Pricing | Honor 8C Price In India
The Honor 8C was launched in China last at a starting price of CNY 1,099 around Rs 11,750 for the base model with 4GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage. The upper model with 64 storage costs CNY 1,399 in China, around Rs 15,000.
In India, the device is expected to price somewhere around Rs 12,000 to at max Rs 14,000.
Huawei Mate 20 Pro India Launch
The much-hyped Huawei Mate 20 Pro is all set to launch on November 27 in India. The media invites are already out and the smartphone will be available exclusively via Amazon India.
The Huawei Mate 20 Pro was launched at an event in London in October.
The smartphone will come with a 6.39-inch Quad HD+ OLED display panel with a notch and 86.9 percent screen-to-body ratio. It will run on flagship HiSilicon Kirin 980 SoC, the first Android chip built on a 7nm process paired with 6GB or 8GB of RAM and 128GB and 256GB of storage.
The Huawei Mate 20 Pro will run the latest EMUI 9.0 on top of Android 9.0 Pie out of the box.
At the back, it has a triple rear camera setup comprising of a 40 megapixel primary wide f/1.8 sensor, 20-megapixel ultra-wide f/2.2 sensor, and a third 8-megapixel 3X telephoto f/2.4 sensor.
Up front, the smartphone has a 24-megapixel RGB selfie f/2.0 sensor with 3D facial unlocking. It will come with a huge 4,200mAh battery with support for 40W SuperCharge technology and 15W fast wireless charging technology.
The base model of Huawei Mate 20 Pro is priced at EUR 1,049 which translates to around INR 88,400. In India, the smartphone is expected to be priced around Rs 80,000 or below.
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