After the announcement of Huawei P40 series, the company’s sub-brand, Honor has finally announced the Honor 30S which is the first phone in the Honor 30 series. The Honor 30S is the first smartphone to use the company’s awaited Kirin 820 chipset, which provides the dual-mode 5G. It contains some impressive specs with a premium design.
The Honor 30S follows the design of its predecessor. Now speaking of design, on the front it has a punch-hole, 6.5-inch IPS (FHD+) display and on the back, it has a rectangular quad-camera module with rounded corners and a LED Flash Light. The rear glass panel features a beautiful butterfly 3D design. The fingerprint sensor is side-mounted.
Under the hood, it has the new 7nm Kirin 820 5G processor. It includes an octa-core processor (1×2.36 GHz Cortex-A76 & 3×2.22 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×1.84 GHz Cortex-A55), which is powered by Mali-G57 GPU. In terms of memory, it features an 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and is available in two storage options of 128GB and 256GB with storage expandable up to 256GB.
Speaking of the camera, it will be having a quad rear setup with a 64-megapixel (f/1.8) primary camera, an 8-megapixel (f/2.4) wide-angle camera, another 8-megapixel (f/2.4) telephoto camera with 3X optical zoom, 20X hybrid zoom, and a 2-megapixel (f/2.4) depth sensor. In the front is having a 16-megapixel (f/2.0) selfie camera housed in the punch-hole design.
It runs on the Magic UI 3.1.1 based on Android 10. It packs a 4,000mAh battery with 40W USB Type-C fast charging. The phone will be available in four different colors Black, Blue, Green, Gradient.
As per the reports, In China, it will go on sale from April 7.
The phone might launch around the price of CNY 2,399 (roughly Rs. 25,500) for the base 8GB + 128GB model, while the top-end 8GB + 256GB model will be available for CNY 2,699 (roughly Rs. 29,000). You can pre-order it from Vmall, Suning, JD, and Tmall in China. Currently, there is no news whether it will launch in international markets or not.