Honor on Wednesday unveiled its new Honor 20s and Honor Play 3 smartphones in China. The two phones will first go on sale in China, but there is no word on their international release. The Honor 20s join the company’s Honor 20 lineup, which was originally introduced in June this year. Honor Play 3, on the other hand, makes the company’s Honor Play smartphone a success. The new Honor smartphones come with features like triple rear camera, hole-punch screen and octa-core SoCs.
Honor 20s, Honor Play 3 price, sale date
The price of Honor 20s is set for 6GB + 128GB model at CNY 1,899 (about Rs 19,000). The 8GB + 128GB variant will retail for CNY 2,199 (about Rs 22,000). Honor Play 3, on the other hand, will start retailing CNY 999 (about Rs 10,000) for the 4GB + 64GB model. Both 4GB + 128GB and 6GB + 64GB models will be offered for CNY 1,299 (about Rs. 13,000).
While the Honor 20s is starting tonight, the Honor Play 3 will be available from September 17. In terms of color options, the Honor 20s will have Blue, White and Black colors, while the Honor Play 3 will be sold in Blue. Black, Red color.
Honor 20s specification
The dual-sim (Nano) Honor 20s runs on Android 9 Pie with Magic UI 2.1.1. The phone has a 6.26-inch full-HD + (1080×2340 pixels) display. It is powered by the octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 810 SoC, paired with up to 8GB of RAM. The Honor 20s also comes with a 3,750mAh battery.
In terms of imaging capabilities, the Honor 20s features a triple rear camera setup with a 48-megapixel primary shooter with f / 1.8 aperture, an 8-megapixel f / 2.4 wide-angle camera and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with f . / 2.4 lens. The board has a 32-megapixel selfie camera with f / 2.0 aperture.
Other specifications of Honor 20 include 128 GB of inbuilt storage, side-mounted fingerprint sensor, USB Type-C and common set of connectivity options.
Honor Play 3 specification
Dual-SIM (Nano) Honor Play 3 tops Android 9 Pie with MagicUI 2.1.1. The phone has a 6.39 inch HD + (720×1560 pixels) display. It is powered by the octa-core Kirin 710F SoC, paired with up to 6GB of RAM. Additionally, there is also a 4,000mAh battery on board.
On the imaging front, the Honor Play 3 has the same camera setup as the Honor 20 with a 48-megapixel main shooter. There is also an 8-megapixel front shooter on board.