Honor has reported the Kirin 980 powered Honor V20 is the budget-friendly flagship cameraphone. It has a punch hole display which include the Huawei Nova 4 and its packed with various other advanced features 48-megapixel digital camera, 25-megapixel panel sensor and Link Turbo technology. The Honor V20 has been released with a starting price tag of 2,999 Yuan (~$435).
Design and Display
The Honor V20 swanks a premium appeal because of to metallic and glass combo design. It is the initial V-series smartphone from the manufacturer to sport 3D glass with V-shaped texture what appears prominent after light reflects on it. The front camera is no longer present on the top bezel of the handset. It is currently placed under the screen at the top-left corner. The screen camera fills only a low space because it measures only 4.5mm in diameter. This has allowed the cameraphone to sport slimmer bezels around the screen unless of course for the backside one what is a bit thick.
A 6.4-inch IPS LCD display that supports 2310 x 1080 pixels full HD+ resolution is represent on the product. The display delivers a screen-to-body ratio of 91.82 percent and a pixel density of 382 ppi.
Chipset, RAM and Battery
The strong 7nmm Kirin 980 chipset is the driving force of the Honor V20 flagship smartphone. It is backed by up to 8 GB of RAM. For memory, the handset offers an inbuilt storage of up to 256 GB. There is with no microSD card tray on the smartphone.
The 4,000mAh of the Honor V20 is equipped with support for 4.5V/5A rapid charging. The Android 9.0 Pie OS that is flavored with EMUI 9.0 UI ships preinstalled on the Honor V20. The smartphone sports the YOYO AI smart assistant that was earlier first with Honor Magic 2 handset in November.
The Honor V20 Additionally attributes GPU Turbo technology for accelerated GPU experience. The Chinese manufacturer claims that the GPU overall performance of the Honor V20 is 20 times improved than mainstream smartphones. The NINE liquid cooling system offers comprehensive heat dissipation for core heating sources of different components for camera, Chip and charging IC.
Tell Labs, a recognized mobile certification body that has develop a set of tests for game interactions, panel technology, lag-free performance, heat dissipation and endurance. The Honor V20 not only performed effectively in Tell Labs tests, but Additionally acquired 5-star certification. Hence, Honor claims that the Honor V20 powered with cloud computer solution can make 10 times improved gaming performance than PC. In fact, the Honor V20 can be turned into a super computer by connecting a large panel, a mouse and a keyboard.
Cameras and Other Options
The Honor V20 has a special horizontal arrangement for its dual digital camera option which incorporates Sony IMX586 48-megapixel primary digital camera and a 3D ToF (Time of Flight) stereo lens.
The 48-megapixel AI Ultra Crystal clear key camera that is assisted by strong image processing capabilities of the dual NPU item of the Kirin 980 could capture even much better pics with AI HDR. It also carries support for AIS handheld super night sight mode, super slow-motion HD excellent video recording at 960 fps and 4-into-1 pixel binding technology.
There is a 3D ToF can be used for Augmented Reality (AR) what brings support for depth measurement, bone recognition, motion capture, 3D frame shaping and 3D somatosensory games on the Honor V20. The 3D ToF lens can let YOYO assistant to play real-time dance steps performed by the user. It could Additionally create 3D characters that could mimic the actions of the user. At the front is an AI powered selfie camera of 25-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture.
For proper GPU positioning, the Honor V20 ships equipped with dual-band GPS tech. Moreover, the Link Turbo tech that aggregates LTE and Wi-Fi connections offers uninterrupted internet connectivity on Honor V20. The connectivity options in the world on the V20 are dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC and USB-C.
Honor V20 Pricing and Availability
Below are the alternative versions and pricing of the Honor V20:
6 GB RAM + 64 GB memory – 2,999 Yuan (~$435)
8 GB RM + 128 GB memory – 3,499 Yuan (~$505)
The Honor V20 can be bought in colours which includes Magic Night Black, Charm Blue Sear and Charm Red. The pre-orders of the Honor V20 will be carried until tomorrow and its first sale will take placed on Dec. 28 at 10:08 AM (local time).
The Chinese company has partnered with Italian luxury brand MOSCHINO to release customized Phantom Blue and Phantom Red editions of the Honor V20 MOSCHINO edition. It comes with 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal storage. The special edition model of V20 is offered at 3,999 Yuan (~$579). The initial sale of the Honor V20 MOSCHINO edition will begin on Dec. 28 at 10:08 AM (local time).
The Honor V20 will be revealed as Honor Look at 20 on Jan. 22 in Paris, France. The See 20 is In addition expected to first public appearance in India in January.