On last Wednesday Honor has finally unveiled its new Honor 20S smartphone in its home market China. Not only this but also it has also unveiled its another smartphone known as Honor Play 3. So, both of these smartphones will be available for sale in China for the first time. Having said that there is no such news on such reports about its launch globally. The Honor 20S is the successor of Honor’s 20 lineups which was basically released in the month of June in the year 2019. The specifications of Honor 20S is the same leaving behind the chipset which is quite as well as one camera fewer and a lower price tag. Meaning the only major difference is that the phone is featured with a triple camera system instead of quad-camera set up which was earlier found on the Honor 20. Now let us have a look at the specifications as well as the price of the Honor 20S smartphone.
Price as well as availability
First and foremost the Honor 20S is made available in two different variants. One is of 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. And the other one is 8GB RAM and 1285GB of internal storage. Both of these models are charged in their respective price tags. One is of 1,899 Yuan which is Rs 19,100 in Indian currency. And the second one of 2,199 Yuan which is Rs 22,100 in Indian currency. As of there are only three colour variants which include Feather White, Feather Black as well as Feather Blue colour. The brand has announced that the first-ever sale of Honor 20S will be taking place at 9 pm in its home market China via Vmall as well as a couple of other leading e-commerce sites in China itself. Now let us have a look at the specifications of the Honor 20S.
Specifications of Honor 20S
Firstly the Honor 20S is powered by hisilicon Kirin 810 chipset which is comparatively a bit lower in terms of quality that the chipset which was found in its predecessor known as Honor 20. The Honor 20 consists of hisilicon kirin 980 but both Honor 20, as well as Honor 20S, has the same chipset of 7nm. Apart from this, all the specifications of Honor 20S is same. Having said that there are some changes in terms of GPU department, i.e., the Honor 20S consists of a GPU of Mali-G52w which is comparatively lower than the Mali-G76 MP10 that was present on the Honor 20. However, this is not such a big downgrade. It is just a minor change.
If you examine some areas, you will find that the Honor 20S is slightly bit lower as compared to the Honor 20. For example, there is a downgrade in the CPU of Honor 20S as it consists of two Cortex-A76 cores. But in Honor 20 there were four Cortex A76 cores found. As we have already mentioned that the phone is available in two different variants in terms of storage, but there is no micro SD card slot present on the phone.
If you talk in terms of the camera of the phone, the Honor 20S consists of triple camera set up in the rear panel which was earlier not present in the Honor 20. Honour 20 was featured with the quad rear cameras along with a triple. But in Honor 20S the triple rear cameras include the 48MP main shooter along with an aperture of f/18.8MP of the ultra-wide-angle lens as well as 2MP macro lens shooter. Honor 20 has 16MP ultra-wide sensor.
One more negative point in the Honor 20S is that he 2MP depth-sensing camera on the Honor 20 is also not present in the Honor 20S. on the front side of the Honor 20S, the user will be getting a 32MP selfie camera which is present right inside the punch hole. This is called as the star feature of the phone so far.
The smartphone is also featured with an IPS LCD capacitive touch screen which has the screen size of about 6.26 inches as well as a Full HD+ resolution of 2340 * 1080p. The phone is also featured with a fingerprint scanner. As per the battery is concerned the battery of the Honor 20S comes with 3750mAh which again supports 20W super-fast charging. The phone will be running on Magic 2.1 UI skinned Android 9 Pie OS. This will provide a fully optimized gaming performance. The phone is further equipped with GPU Turbo 3.0
Apart from this, the Honor 20S is side-mounted with a face unlock for security as well as various other features which include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, dual 4G VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth 5.0 as well as USB-C port.
The phone is presently in a short pre-order window sales which are expected to begin shortly. The users who will register now will be getting a bonus which is Huawei AM115 wired headphones which they can plug into the phone.