As promised, Honor has launched the Honor 20i in China, the newest smartphone in the Honor 20 Series. The highlights of the device include a 6.21-inch FHD+ display, Octa-Core Kirin 710 chipset, and dual rear cameras. In addition to the Honor 20i, which is the first smartphone in the Honor 20 Series, the company is also expected to launch a few other smartphones on May 21 in London.
In terms of design, the Honor 20i features a gradient back designed using the 3D lithography technology and a 6.21-inch full HD+ curved glass display on the front. Powering the device is an Octa-Core Kirin 710 chipset with ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU, paired with 4GB or 6GB of RAM and 128GB or 256GB of internal storage (expandable up to 512GB using a microSD card). In terms of other hardware specifications, the device has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner for authentication, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and a 3400mAh battery, to power it all. It runs on EMUI 9 based on Android 9 Pie on top.
Talking about optics, the Honor 20i sports a triple camera setup on the rear with a 24MP primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, 2MP secondary sensor, and an 8MP ultra-wide sensor. On the front, it has a single, 32MP camera for selfies.
Honor 20i Specifications
- 6.21-inch full HD+ curved glass display
- Octa-Core Kirin 710 with ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU
- 4GB or 6GB RAM, 128GB or 256GB internal storage (expandable up to 512GB using a microSD card)
- Triple rear cameras (24MP primary with f/1.8 aperture + 2MP secondary + 8MP ultra-wide), 32MP camera on the front
- Fingerprint sensor
- EMUI 9.0 based on Android 9 Pie
- 3400mAh battery
Honor 20i Pricing and Availability
The Honor 20i comes in three colors: Gradient Blue, Gradient Red, and Midnight Black. It is priced at 1599 yuan (~Rs 16,580) for the 6GB+64GB or 4GB+128GB variant, 1899 yuan (~Rs 19,695) for the 6GB+128GB variant, and 2199 yuan (~Rs 22,807) for the 6GB+256GB variant.