HONOR 20i with 6.21-inch FHD+ display, 6GB RAM, 32MP front camera, triple rear cameras announced

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand just announced the HONOR 20i, the company’s latest smartphone in the HONOR 20 series in China, as it had promised. It has a 6.21-inch FHD+ display with about 90% screen-to-body ratio,  Kirin 710 SoC with up to 6GB of RAM, Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9.0, 24-megapixel rear camera along with a 2-megapixel secondary camera for portrait shots and 8-megapixel 120° ultra wide-angle lens. It has a 32-megapixel front camera with AI beautify features.

The phone has a gradient back made using 3D lithography technology, and packs a 3400mAh battery.

HONOR 20i specifications

  • 6.21-inch (2340 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:5:9 2.5D curved glass display
  • Octa-Core Kirin 710 12nm (4 x 2.2GHz  Cortex-A73 +4 x 1.7GHz Cortex-A53) with ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU
  • 4GB RAM with 128GB storage / 6GB RAM with 64GB / 128GB / 256GB storage, expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
  • Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • 24MP rear camera with LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, secondary 2MP rear camera, 8MP ultra-wide camera
  • 32MP front-facing camera
  • Dimensions: 154.8×73.64×7.95mm; Weight: 164g
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS + GLONASS, micro USB
  • 3400mAh (typical) / 3320mAh (minimum) battery

The HONOR 20i comes in Gradient Blue, Gradient Red and Midnight Black colors, is priced at

  • 1599 yuan (US$ 239 / Rs. 16,580 approx.) for the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage / 4GB RAM with 128GB storage versions
  • 1899 yuan (US$ 284 / Rs. 19,695 approx.) for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version
  •  2199 yuan (US$ 328 / Rs. 22,807 approx.) for 6GB RAM with 256GB storage version

There is also a 20i AAPE x HONOR Special edition for the same price as the 6GB + 256GB versions. It will go on sale in China starting tomorrow, April 18th. The 6GB + 128GB and the special editions will be available in May.


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