Huawei has just sent out Media invites for the Honor View 20 launch event in India on January 29. The official teaser and landing page is already live on Amazon India since last week which confirms that the phone will be exclusively available on Amazon India only. A global launch event is already scheduled for January 22 in Paris and the India launch follows within a week on January 29. Honor View 20 is the global variant of the device that was launched in China as Honor V20.
Earlier (Dec 27, 2018)
Honor View 20 officially listed on Amazon India
Just a few hours back, Honor launched Honor V20, their first 48MP AI Camera smartphone with first In-display selfie camera instead of a notch. Honor V20 naming is only for China while the global variant of the phone will be launched globally on January 22 as Honor View 20. It seems that the company is set to announce the new Honor View 20 in India on the same day as of Global launch. Honor View 20 is already listed on Amazon India along with all the details except the price. The listing also confirms that the device will be exclusively available on Amazon India only.
Apart from the Amazon listing, Honor India official handle tweet confirms the upcoming launch of Honor View 20 in India soon.
Get ready to experience the latest technology right in your hands. ?? With the ultimate #TechPioneer coming soon to India!?
Stay tuned for #HONORView20 an @amazonIN exclusive! Click here to get notified – https://t.co/WW0zDwFjXM pic.twitter.com/vcqcHxnr28
— Honor India (@HiHonorIndia) December 26, 2018
Honor View 20 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. Amazon India lists a 5V/4A charger instead of 4.5V/5A.
Honor View 20 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
In China, the phone 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). We can expect the Indian pricing along the similar lines or a bit more than existing Honor Play devices. Stay tuned at AndroiPure and we will keep you updated.