Honor Magic 2 with slider design, Kirin 980, 8GB RAM, triple cameras launched

After loads of rumours, Honor Magic 2 is officially unveiled at an event in China and becomes the second slider flagship phone after Xiaomi Mi Mix 3. It is a flagship device powered by the latest high-end processor from Huawei, features a total of six camera sensors (three each at front and rear) and includes the 40W supercharge support.

Honor Magic 2 Specifications

Honor Magic 2 sports a 6.39-inch FHD+ screen with a slider design and is powered by Huawei Kirin 980 7nm SoC along with 6GB / 8GB of RAM. It runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) based operating system with EMUI 9.0 on top.

In terms of camera, it features a triple camera module at rear comprising of 16MP primary sensor + 24MP monochrome secondary sensor and a 16MP ultra wide angle lens. On the front, there is a 16MP selfie snapper along with 2MP+ 2MP sensors for 3D face unlock. It also features an in-display fingerprint sensor.

When it comes to battery backup, it is backed by 3500mAh battery with 40W SuperCharge support that can charge the phone from 0 to 50% in 15 minutes and 0 to 85% in just 30 minutes.

Honor Magic 2 Price and Colours

Honor Magic 2 will be available in colour options of Gradient Black, Gradient Red and Gradient Blue. It is priced at 3,799 yuan (~$550 / Rs. 40,000) for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, 4299 yuan (~$620 / Rs. 46,000)  for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant while the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant costs 4799 yuan (~$690 / Rs. 51,000).

Honor Magic 2 specifications

  • 6.39-inch FHD+(2340 × 1080 pixels) AMOLED 19.5:9 display
  • HUAWEI Kirin 980 processor with ARM Mali-G76MP10 GPU
  • 6GB RAM + 128GB ROM, 8GB RAM + 128GB / 256GB ROM
  • Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9.0
  • 16MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture + 24MP secondary monochrome sensor with f/1.8 aperture + 16MP super wide angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, LED flash, AIS, AI intelligent stabilization
  • 16MP front camera with f/ 2.0 aperture,  2MP + 2MP  f / 2.4 aperture cameras for 3D face unlock
  • In-display fingerprint sensor, Dual SIM, IPX2 water-protection
  • Dimensions: 157.32×75.13×8.3mm
  • Weight: 206g
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 3500mAh battery with 40W SuperCharge

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