As expected, Honor has just launched their first smartphone with an in-display front camera without a notch. Huawei Nova 4 was the first smartphone without the notch and an in-display front camera if you consider both Huawei and Honor under one umbrella.
Honor V20 is slated for the China market only and will be launched globally under Honor View 20 name on January 22, 2019. Honor V20 sports a 6.4-inch FHD+(1080 x 2310 pixels) LCD IPS display with the screen to body ratio of 91.82%. The phone is powered by Huawei Kirin 980 processor along with 6GB / 8GB of RAM.
In terms of camera, it features a 48MP rear camera having SonyIMX586 sensor with f/1.8 aperture, AIS along with TOF 3D secondary camera while on the front, there is a 25MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture. The phone is backed by 4,000 mAh battery which comes with 22.5W (4.5V/5A) fast charging support.
Honor V20 specifications
- 6.4-inch (1080 x 2310 pixels) FHD+ LCD IPS display
- Huawei Kirin 980 processor with 720 MHz ARM Mali-G76MP10 GPU
- 6GB / 8GB RAM
- 128GB / 256GB storage
- Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9.0
- 48MP rear camera, SonyIMX586 with f/1.8 aperture, AIS + TOF 3D secondary camera
- 25MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture
- Dimensions: 157.32×75.13×8.3mm
- Weight: 206g
- Dual SIM
- Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GH, 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C
- 4000mAh battery with 22.5W (4.5V/5A) fast charging
Honor V20 Price and Availability
Honor V20 goes on sale in China from December 28th and will be available in Black, Blue & Red colour options. It is priced at 2999 yuan (~US$ 440 / Rs. 30,500) for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant while the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant costs 3499 yuan (~US$ 510 / Rs. 36,000). There is a special MOSCHINO Edition which comes with 8GB RAM + 256GB storage and is priced at 3,999 yuan (~US$ 580 / Rs. 40,500).