HONOR V40 5G with 6.72-inch FHD+ OLED 120Hz curved display, Dimensity 1000+, 50MP triple rear cameras announced

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand today introduced HONOR V40 5G, the company’s latest top-end smartphone in the V series in China, as it had promised. The phone packs a 6.72-inch FHD+ OLED 80° curved waterfall screen with 93.2% screen-to-body ratio, 120Hz refresh rate and 300Hz touch sampling rate, 16MP front camera and an additional ToF sensor. The phone is powered by Dimensity 1000+ SoC with up to 8GB of RAM and GPU Turbo X graphics acceleration engine. Continue reading “HONOR V40 5G with 6.72-inch FHD+ OLED 120Hz curved display, Dimensity 1000+, 50MP triple rear cameras announced”

HONOR V40 5G with 6.72-inch OLED 120Hz curved display, dual front cameras to be announced on January 22

HONOR recently postponed the HONOR V40 5G launch in China from January 18th to 22nd. It has confirmed that it will come with GPU Turbo X graphics acceleration engine. The company also shared a new image that shows  its design, and it is said to pack 50MP + 8MP ultra-wide + 2MP macro cameras. It is also now an independent brand and has moved its products from Vmall to HONOR mall.

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HUAWEI confirms sale of HONOR smartphone brand

HUAWEI has confirmed the sale of their HONOR smartphone brand to Shenzhen Zhixin New Information Technology Co., Ltd. jointly founded by Shenzen Smart City Technology Development Group Co. Ltd. and over 30 agents and dealers of the HONOR Brand, selling all of HONOR’s business assets and its decision-making capabilities. The move is a result of a long battle between HUAWEI and the US government, whose sanctions have been hurting HUAWEI’s business for over a year now.

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HUAWEI may sell HONOR smartphone business to Shenzhen govt, others for $15 billion

HUAWEI will sell its HONOR smartphone business to a consortium led by Digital China, a handset distributor and Shenzhen government for about 100 billion yuan ($15.2 billion approx.), according to a new Reuters report. The all-cash sale will include almost all assets including 7,000 staff, R&D capabilities and supply chain management, adds the report. Continue reading “HUAWEI may sell HONOR smartphone business to Shenzhen govt, others for $15 billion”

HONOR Band 6 with 1.47-inch AMOLED display, SpO2 monitoring, up to 14 days battery life announced

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand has introduced HONOR Band 6, successor of last year’s HONOR Brand 5 in China. It looks more like a smartwatch instead of band, thanks to its large 1.47-inch AMOLED 2.5Dtouch screen which is 148% bigger than the predecessor and supports 100+ faces. It offers 50m (5 ATM) water resistance, heart rate tracking. In addition to 24-Hour Heart Rate Monitoring, it also offers blood oxygen (SpO2) monitoring. Continue reading “HONOR Band 6 with 1.47-inch AMOLED display, SpO2 monitoring, up to 14 days battery life announced”

HONOR 10X Lite with 6.67-inch FHD+ display, 5000mAh battery global launch set for November 10

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand has confirmed the global launch of HONOR 10X Lite smartphone in a global launch event on November 10th after it was introduced in Saudi Arabia recently. It packs a 6.67-inch FHD+ screen, is powered by Kirin 710 with 4GB of RAM, runs Android 10 with Magic UI 3.1 and HMS 4.1, features quad rear cameras that includes a 48-megapixel primary camera, 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera, 2-megapixel camera for 4cm macro and a 2-megapixel camera for portrait shots. Continue reading “HONOR 10X Lite with 6.67-inch FHD+ display, 5000mAh battery global launch set for November 10”

HONOR Watch ES with 1.64-inch AMOLED display, SpO2 monitoring launched in India for Rs. 7499

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand has launched HONOR Watch ES, the company’s latest budget smartwatch in India, as it had promised. It has a 1.64-inch HD unique rectangular AMOLED touch screen with auto-brightness adjustment offering better viewing in sunlight and six Always-On  watch faces. It offers 50m (5 ATM) water resistance, heart rate tracking, and up to 10 days of battery life. In addition to 24-Hour Heart Rate Monitoring, it also offers blood oxygen (SpO2) monitoring. Continue reading “HONOR Watch ES with 1.64-inch AMOLED display, SpO2 monitoring launched in India for Rs. 7499”

HONOR Watch GS Pro with 1.39-inch AMOLED display, GPS, military-grade durability, up to 25 days battery life launched in India for Rs. 17999

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand just launched HONOR Watch GS Pro outdoor smartwatch with 14 MIL-STD-810G certifications and built-in GPS in India as it had promised. It has a 1.39-inch circular AMOLED screen, Kirin A1 chip, support for Bluetooth 5.1, voice calling when connected to Bluetooth, thanks to speaker and microphone, support for about 100 sports modes that includes 15 professional and 85 personal sports modes, sleep tracking, heart rate tracking and atrial fibrillation, blood oxygen saturation, pressure management and more. Continue reading “HONOR Watch GS Pro with 1.39-inch AMOLED display, GPS, military-grade durability, up to 25 days battery life launched in India for Rs. 17999”

HONOR Watch GS Pro launching on Flipkart, HONOR Watch ES launching on Amazon India on October 8

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand has confirmed the launch of its HONOR Watch GS Pro in India on October 8th on Flipkart. HONOR will also launch the HONOR Watch ES in partnership with Amazon.in, which will also be available from October 8th. Both these were introduced earlier this month. Continue reading “HONOR Watch GS Pro launching on Flipkart, HONOR Watch ES launching on Amazon India on October 8”

HONOR Hunter V700 with 16.1-inch FHD 144Hz display, 10th Gen Intel Core i5/i7 processor, up to GeForce RTX 2060 announced

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand today announced Hunter V700, the company’s first gaming notebook at an event in China. It comes with a 16.1-inch Full HD display with 144Hz refresh rate, 4.7mm narrow border on both sides, is powered by 10th-generation Intel Core i5/ i7 processor,  NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 or  NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti options. It has adjusted. Continue reading “HONOR Hunter V700 with 16.1-inch FHD 144Hz display, 10th Gen Intel Core i5/i7 processor, up to GeForce RTX 2060 announced”

HONOR Watch GS Pro outdoor smartwatch to be announced on Sep 4 at IFA

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand has started teasing the launch of its rugged outdoor smartwatch at the IFA on September 4th. The company on social channels posted “Set foot on your adventures with reliability strapped to your wrist. #DareToExplore?” teasing its outdoor smartwatch. Continue reading “HONOR Watch GS Pro outdoor smartwatch to be announced on Sep 4 at IFA”

HONOR 9S with 5.45-inch display and HONOR 9A with 6.3-inch FullView display, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 6499 and Rs. 9999

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand today launched the HONOR 9S and HONOR 9A smartphones in India, as it had promised. Both these are powered by MediaTek Helio P22 SoC and run Android 10 with Magic UI 3.1 on top and come with HMS, HUAWEI’s App Gallery app store and petal search that also offer recommendations. Continue reading “HONOR 9S with 5.45-inch display and HONOR 9A with 6.3-inch FullView display, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 6499 and Rs. 9999”

HONOR MagicBook 15 with 15.6-inch FHD display, Ryzen 5 CPU, pop-up camera, fingerprint sensor launched in India for Rs. 42990

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand just launched the HONOR MagicBook 15, the company’s first laptop in India, as it had promised. It was features a 15.6-inch Full HD screen with 87% screen-to-body ratio, aluminium body with Azure Blue Chamfer beveled edge design, 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen 5 processor, Magic Link 2.0 function, and more. Continue reading “HONOR MagicBook 15 with 15.6-inch FHD display, Ryzen 5 CPU, pop-up camera, fingerprint sensor launched in India for Rs. 42990”

HONOR 9A listed on Amazon India for Rs. 11,999 ahead of launch on July 31

HONOR is all set to launch its HONOR 9A, HONOR 9S smartphones and HONOR MagicBook 15 laptop in India on 31st July after the smartphones were announced in Russia back in April this year. A day before the official launch in India, Amazon has jumped the gun and listed the HONOR 9A on its site and has started accepting orders too. Continue reading “HONOR 9A listed on Amazon India for Rs. 11,999 ahead of launch on July 31”

HONOR MagicBook 15 with Ryzen 5 CPU, pop-up camera, fingerprint sensor launching in India on July 31

HUAWEI’s HONOR brand today confirmed that it will launch the MagicBook 15 with AMD Ryzen processor in India on July 31st on Flipkart. It was introduced back in February for the global markets, features a 15.6-inch Full HD screen with 87% screen-to-body ratio, Azure Blue Chamfer beveled edge design, 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen 5 processor, Magic Link 2.0 function, and more. Continue reading “HONOR MagicBook 15 with Ryzen 5 CPU, pop-up camera, fingerprint sensor launching in India on July 31”