Huawei’s Honor View 20 has finally been launched in Paris. The device is the global version of the Honor V20 was launched in China last month. It is one of the first smartphones to feature a display hole for selfie camera design and also feature a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor and a secondary ToF (time of flight ) sensor at the back.
Honor View 20 Price in UK, Availability
The Honor View 20 price in UK starts at £499.99 for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage option, going up to £579.99 for the 8GB RAM with 256GB storage option available only in the Moschino Co-Design edition. The 6GB RAM with 128GB storage edition will be available in Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue color options, while the Moschino Co-Design edition will be available in Phantom Blue and Phantom Red color options. The Honor View 20 can be purchased via Amazon.co.uk, while the Moschino Co-Design edition will be available starting January 28 in the country.
Honor View 20 Specifications
The Honor View 20 features a 6.4-inch Full HD+ LCD IPS screen with 91.82% screen-to-body ratio, 96% NTSC Color Gamut and 25MP front camera with just 4.5mm cut out. It is powered by a 2.6GHz octa-core processor which supported by HUAWEI Kirin 980 SoC with 720 MHz ARM Mali-G76MP10 GPU with GPU Turbo 2.0 and liquid cooling. It packs 6GB / 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB storage / 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM with 256GB storage.
On the camera front, the View 20 bears a 48-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX586 1/2-type (8.0 mm diagonal) sensor, uses 4-in-1 light fusion that outputs better low-light images at a 12MP resolution and 4-times improved HDR support. It also has a TOF 3D secondary rear camera that lets you play games using 3D gesture recognition by capturing body movements. For selfie, there is a 25-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture.
The Honor View 20 also features a Link Turbo automatically analyze users’ usage models and network conditions to switch seamlessly between Wi-Fi or 4G networks and boost downloading speed by simultaneously adopting both networks. There is a fingerprint sensor on the back side which has a V-shaped textured glass design on the metal body.
The handset runs on Android 9.0 Pie -based on Magic UI 2.0 out of the box. It packs a 4000mAh battery with 22.5W (4.5V-5A) fast charging. It supports dual SIM slot with dual standby and for connectivity includes 4G VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, GPS (L1 + L5 dual-band), Bluetooth 5 LE, NFC, and USB C. The device measures 156.9 × 75.4 × 8.1mm and weighs 180 grams.