HONOR TV with 55-inch screen, pop-up AI camera, HONGHU 818 smart chip teased ahead of official announcement on August 10

At the 2019 Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) and Science Revival Festival in Guangzhou, HONOR President Zhao Ming revealed key details regarding the upcoming HONOR TV ahead of the official announcement on August 10th, 2019. It will be powered by HONOR’s “intelligent display SoC”, pop-up AI camera and more.

HONOR announced ‘HONOR Vision’ which introduces the company’s new “intelligent display chipset”, HONGHU 818 and this chipset will be powering the upcoming HONOR TV. The TV will come in two versions i.e., ‘Standard version’ and ‘High version’. It will also include a pop-up AI camera for facial recognition, AI capabilities and it is aided by a HiSilicon NPU chip.

The HONGHU 818 chipset comes with seven image-processing technologies, including Motion Estimate and Motion Compensation (MEMC), High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDR), Super-Resolution (SR), Noise Reduction (NR), Dynamic Contrast Improvement (DCI), Auto Color Management (ACM) and Local Dimming (LD)and the chipset itself supports 8K at 30fps, 4K at 120fps video decoding. Apart from this, the chipset will integrate Histen audio technology as well.

The pre-bookings for the HONOR TV are already live on JD.com ,Vmall, Tmall, and HONOR’s website in China. HONOR already confirmed that it will launch this TV in India soon, and we should more information in the coming days.


Author: Manoj Nagendra

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