Huawei’s sub-brand Honor recently pulled out a mesmerizing View 20 handset and the smartphone manufacturer is now ready to sell it in India. Honor officially started the prebooking on the official website of Honor India. Last week, a listing on Amazon suggested that the device pre-bookings will start from January 15. However, Honor India had different plans who fired the gun in advance. The official launch date of Honor View 20 in India is January 29. For people who don’t know, Honor View 20 is the global variant of last month China released Honor V20 from the company. Display hole for selfie camera, a 48MP sensor, and dual camera set up at the back are some of its key highlights.
Honor View 20 India: How to Prebook
To conclude, Honor India’s official website has started prebookings whereas Amazon India is still saying that pre-booking of Honor View 20 will start from January 15 in India and will go on till January 29. All the pre-booking buyers from either of the platforms will also get free Honor Sport BT earphones from the Chinese smartphone manufacturer.
In order to activate this offer, go and choose Rs 1,000 denominator to purchase a gift card while prebooking the Honor View 20. After the sale starts on January 30, the user then has to buy the smartphone from the same account from which the gift card was purchased. Amazon will then send an email containing coupon code for a free Honor Sport BT earphones on or before February 15. The users can then get the earphones for free by entering the coupon code at checkout.
As for the official Honor India website, customers have to pre-book the device with the same Rs. 1000 which will be redeemable against device purchase post-launch. To recall, Honor V20 was unveiled in hometown China by Huawei in December. Whereas, the global official launch is set on January 22 in Paris.
Honor View 20 India Expected Price
Honor View 20 price in India is expected to be around Rs. 40,000. As per Honor’s reputation in the smartphone market, a 40k device represents a premium device. Also, the fact that Honor has priced Honor V20 at CNY 2,999 (roughly Rs. 30,400) for 6GB RAM and 128 internal in China, comes to prove that its global price will be high. Moreover, the price for 8GB RAM + 128GB goes up to CNY 3,499 (around Rs. 35,500) and the Moschino Edition is priced at CNY 3,999 (around Rs. 40,600). Hence we can expect another mid-range premium entry against the likes of OnePlus 6T, Samsung A8+, and other in the 35K.
Honor View 20 specifications
The 6.4-inch full-HD+ is known for its 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor with an f/1.8 aperture alongside a 3D Time of Flight (ToF) lens to complete the dual-camera setup at the rear end as well as the new 7nm octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 980 SoC. We have already covered the device specifications that you can read here.