Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has launched its latest flagship smartphone, the Honor V10 in China. The main highlight of the smartphone is its Kirin 970 SoC which, similar to the Huawei Mate 10, comes with a Neural Processing Unit (NPU) for handling AI related tasks. It also sports a FullView display and comes with a dual rear camera setup.
The Honor V10 sports a 5.99-inch FHD+ IPS LCD display with a 1080x2160p resolution and a taller 18:9 aspect ratio. It is backed by a 3750 mAh battery and sports a fingerprint sensor integrated with the home button.
Further, the Honor V10 sports a dual rear camera setup with one 16MP RGB sensor and a 20MP monochrome sensor. The main camera has a f/1.8 aperture lens and comes with dual LED and PDAF support. The smartphone features a 13MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture.
The Honor V10 has been launched in three configurations. It comes in a 4GB RAM/ 64GB variant which is priced at CNY 2,699 (Rs 26,400 approx, directly converted) and a 6GB RAM model which is available in two internal memory configurations of 64GB and 128GB priced at CNY 2,999 (Rs 29,300 approx, directly converted) and CNY 3,499 (Rs 34,200 approx, directly converted) respectively.
In terms of connectivity, the Honor V10 features Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C, 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. It measures 157x74.98x6.97mm and weighs 172 grams.
The Honor V10 is expected to be launched by the company globally on December 5 at an upcoming event in London. Huawei's Honor 7X is also expected to be presented at the event and launch in India on the same date.