On December 5, Honor hosted two events. One was the launch event of their Honor 7X in the subcontinent, while the other was the launch of their much-awaited smartphone, Honor View 10 in London. The latter is a flagship device of Huawie online sub-brand and also a global version of Honor V10 that was launched last week in China.
Honor View 10 Features
The Honor View 10 comes with the similar set of specifications as the Chinese variant. The fascia of the phone is dominated by a 5.99-inch 18:9 aspect ratio full HD+ display with 1080×2160 pixel resolution and the phone is powered by the company’s own octa-core Kirin 970 processor.
The chipset of Honor View 10 is 6GB RAM with 64 GB 128GB storage space, which is further expandable up to 256GB. Out of the box, the phone runs on an EMUI 8.0 based 8.0 Oreo out of the box and packs a 3750mAh battery with fast charging support.
For photography, it has a 20-megapixel and a 16-megapixel with f/1.8 aperture at the back. While at the front it has a 13MP selfie shooter.The View 10 relies on AI and machine learning to enhance camera experience. As per Honor’s claims, View 10 can use AI to recognize multiple scenes and objects and automatically adjusts the camera settings for the perfect shot.
Also, Honor View 10 is the first full vision display smartphone to accommodate fingerprint sensor on the convenient side, i.e below the display. The phone can also be unlocked using your face.
In terms of connectivity, the device offers 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, USB Type-C and NFC.
Honor View 10 Price and Availability
Honor View 10 will be available in two-color options – Navy Blue and Midnight Black and has been priced at 499 Euros (roughly to 39,000 INR). The smartphone will be available in India from January 8, 2018, along with countries like UK, Germany, France, Russia, Spain, Italy and the United States.
Honor View 10 Specification
|Model||Huawei Honor View 10|
|Display||5.99-inch FHD+ display, 18:9 screen aspect ratio|
|Processor||octa-core Kirin 970 processor|
|Internal Storage||128GB, expandable up to 256GB|
|Software||Android Oreo-based EMUI 8.0|
|Primary Camera||20MP and a 16MP with f/1.8 aperture|
|Others||4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, and Fingerprint sensor, Face ID|
|Battery||3750mAh battery with fast charging|
|India Availability||January 8, 2018|
|Price||to be announced|