Along with the Honor 7X, the company also announced the Huawei Honor View 10 smartphone at the event in London. The is a mid-range smartphone from Huawei under its Honor brand that features a dual rear camera setup, Android 8.0 Oreo, an 18:9 display, Kirin 970 10nm SoC and Artificial intelligence (AI) features.
Honor View 10 Price and Availability
Honor View 10 price has been set at EUR 499 – approximately $589 / Rs. 37,955 and will be made available in United Kingdom, United States, France, Germany, India, Italy, Russia, Spain starting from January 8th, 2018. The smartphone comes in multiple color options, including Black, Aurora Blue, Gold, and Red.
Honor View 10 Specifications
Honor View 10 features the AI-based technology with Facial Unlock, which is said to support payment-level authentication, and unlock in 400ms. For 3D face reconstruction, it uses sub-millimeter reconstruction accuracy and can deliver a 300k-point cloud reconstruction in 10 seconds.
Other AI based features on the Honor View 10 include an AI-accelerated translator and Smart Tips, apart from an intelligent scene and object recognition, as well as motion detection that will adjust camera settings. The AI-powered Portrait mode for selfies is also being outed.
The Honor View 10 features a 5.99-inch FullView display with full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. The display has minimal bezels on the left and right sides, while the front-facing physical home button with an integrated fingerprint sensor.
The handset is powered by a HiSilicon Kirin 970 octa-core 10nm processor paired with Mali-G72 MP12 GPU. It comes equipped with i7 co-processor and a dedicated neural network processing unit (NPU) that can process 2,000 images per minute, compared to just 97 images using the CPU.
On the camera front, the Honor View V10 bears a 16-megapixel RGB camera sensor along with 20-megapixel monochrome camera sensor with Artificial intelligence engine that offers Real-Time Scene and Object Recognition functionality, automatically choosing the perfect camera settings for any environment or focal point. There is also a 13-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, A.I selfie portraits and face unlocking features.
The Kirin chip accompanies 6GB of RAM and 128GB onboard storage that can be expanded with a microSD card through the available hybrid SIM card slot up to 256GB. Huawei has provided Android 8.0 Oreo on the V10 with its proprietary EMUI 8.0 on top.
The Huawei Honor View V10 packs a 3750mAh battery with fast charging. For connectivity, the device includes 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS, USB Type-C, NFC and Hybrid Dual SIM card slot. The handset measures 157.00 x 74.98 x 6.97mm and weights 172 grams.