Honor 20, Honor 20 Pro, Honor 20i Price in India, Specifications, Features Launch Live Updates: Honor launched the Honor 20 series in India today, which includes the Honor 20 Pro, Honor 20, and Honor 20i. It also launched the Honor Pad 5 in India. All the devices will be available on Flipkart.
Samsung has also launched the newest entrant into its Galaxy M series, dubbed the Samsung Galaxy M40. It sports an Infinity O display and triple rear cameras.
Honor 20, Honor 20 Pro, Honor 20i, Samsung Galaxy M40 India Launch Highlights:
Samsung Galaxy M40: Specifications
Samsung Galaxy M40 gets a 6.3-inch Infinity O display, where the front camera is included in the punch hole on the top left of the screen. It runs Samsung's One UI, which is based on Android Pie. The phone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor coupled Adreno 612 GPU for graphics performance. It comes with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage, which is expandable up to 512GB via a microSD card slot. The Galaxy M40 is backed by a 3,500mAh battery with support for 15W fast charging.
Samsung Galaxy M40 features three cameras at the back, a combination of 32MP main camera with f/1.7 aperture, 5MP depth-sensing camera with f/2.2 aperture and an 8MP ultra-wide camera with 123-degree field of view, f/2.2 aperture. The front camera is 16MP.
Samsung Galaxy M40: Pricing, launch offers and availability
Samsung Galaxy M40 is priced at Rs 19,990 in India for 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant. It will be available exclusively on Amazon India as well as Samsung Shop online. The first sale will start from 12 noon on June 18. The phone can be bought in two colour options - Midnight Blue and Seawater Blue.
Launch offers include Double Data offer from Reliance Jio on Rs 198 and Rs 299 plans. Vodafone and Idea users can avail cashback worth Rs 3,750 on recharge of Rs 255.
Samsung Galaxy M40 launch offers also include 100 per cent extra data for 10 months to Airtel users. People who recharge with Rs 249 plan can avail 4GB additional daily data for 10 months. Airtel users on its Rs 349 plan can avail 6GB data per day for 10 months.
Samsung Galaxy M40 launched in India
Samsung has just launched its latest budget smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy M40 with an Infinity O display and a triple rear camera setup in India. The device is priced at Rs 19,990.
Honor Pad 5: Price
Honor launched two models of Honor Pad 5. The 8-inch model is priced at Rs 15,499 for 3GB/32GB model and Rs 17,499 for 4GB/64GB. The 10.1-inch model of the Honor Pad 5 is priced at Rs 16,999 for 3GB/32GB model and Rs 18,999 for 4GB/64GB model.
Honor Pad 5 launched in two models
Honor is also bringing its Honor Pad 5 to India. The mid-range tablet comes in two options; one with 10.1-inch and the other with an 8.1-inch. Both tablets are powered by a Kirin 710 processor.
Honor 20 series price revealed
Honor 20 Pro is priced at Rs 39,999 for 8GB RAM + 256GB storage.
Honor 20 is priced at Rs 32,999 for 6GB RAM + 128GB storage.
Honor 20i is priced at Rs 14,999 for 4GB RAM + 128GB storage.
Honor 20i launched
Honor has also launched the Honor 20i in India. This phone features a 6.21-inch waterdrop-style notched display, a Kirin 710 processor and a 3400mAh battery. The phone features a 32MP front camera.
Honor 20 Pro, Honor 20 battery
In terms of battery, the Honor 20 Pro has a 4000mAh capacity inside, while the Huawei 20 has a 3750mAh capacity. Both offer fast charging, with the company's 22.5W SuperCharge.
Honor 20 Pro, Honor 20 processor
Honor 20 and Honor 20 Pro are powered by Huawei’s 7nm Kirin 980 processor. This is the same chipset that also powers the P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro.
Honor 20: Camera
Honor 20 also gets a quad-camera setup like the Honor 20 Pro, but swaps the telephoto camera for a 2MP depth-sensing lens. On the front, you will find a 32MP selfie camera.
Honor 20 Pro, Honor 20: Display, design
Both the Honor 20 Pro and Honor 20 have a 6.26-inch IPS LCD display, featuring a punch-hole camera in the top left corner.
The phones also come with metal frames and curved glass rears.
Honor 20 Pro: Camera
Honor 20 Pro comes with quad rear camera setup, featuring a 48-megapixel main sensor with an aperture of f/1.4, along with a 16-megapixel super-wide angle lens with an f/2.2 aperture.
There is also an 8-megapixel telephoto lens with an f/2.4 aperture and 3x optical zoom and 30x digital zoom, and a 2-megapixel macro camera with an f/2.4 aperture for 4cm macro photography.
Huawei 20 series introduced in India
JJ Kwan, Product Marketing, Honor Global takes the stage. He talks about the camera revolution in smartphones and introduces Honor 20 series to India. Both Honor 20 and Honor 20 Pro feature pro-grade camera. The devices come with four cameras on the back.
Huawei promises future updates
Huawei said it will continue to provide security updates to all existing Huawei and Honor smartphone and tablet products. This includes those that have been sold or are still in stock globally.
The United States recently banned Chinese tech giant Huawei, the parent company of Honor, from doing business with American firms which had a ripple effect. Google said it would stop supplying its Android OS to the company, forcing Huawei to come up with an alternative OS.
Honor 20 series launch event begins at 11:30 am: How to watch live stream
The event for the Honor 20 series launch in India is set for 11:30 am IST today in New Delhi. However, the company will live stream the event live on the official YouTube channel of the Honor India. Users can also catch the live updates of the event here.
The specifications of all the devices are already out in the open. At the event, Honor will announce the price and availability for the Honor 20 Pro, Honor 20, and Honor 20i in India.