In- Screen Camera Phone is the hottest topic these days in the smartphone segment as various OEMs including Samsung, Huawei and more have been working on this technology. A great news for everyone Huawei sub-brand Honor has silently unveiled its first in- screen camera phone, dubbed as Honor V20, at an event in Hong Kong on 10 December 2018. Honor V20 is a successor of Honor V10 which comes with a display hole positioned on the top left corner of the device. Honor has launched the V20 to take over Samsung Galaxy A8s which is set to be unveiled on the same day as Honor V20.
The Honor V20 has been equipped with latest HiSilicon Kirin 980 chipset and the remaining specifications will be unveiled by Honor at an event in Beijing, China on December 26.
Previously leaked report suggested that the global launch event of the Honor V20 will take place on January 22 in Paris, France. In other countries, the Honor V20 will be known as Honor View 20, similar to the Honor V10 and Honor View 20.
Honor has not revealed the price of Honor V20 at an event in Hong Kong today. It is anticipating that the company would unveil the price of Honor V20 at the event in Beijing on December 26 and the global price on January 22 in Paris.
The company reported that Honor V20 is the world ’s first in- screen camera phone that has a display hole positioned on the top left corner of the device. The display hole comes with a diameter of 4.5mm. By offering in- screen camera the company is able to offer full screen on V20 as well as increase the screen-to-body ratio. The device comes with a 48MP Sony IMX586 camera sensor on the rear panel that features a 1/2.0-inch CMOS sensor, 4-in-1 Light Fusion, 4 times sensor HDR, and AI capabilities. Under the hood, there is a 7nm octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 980 processor.
Apart from that, Honor touting that the V20 features premium design in terms of appearance along with 5-axis ring dispensing technology, 0.1mm precision assembly, and a customized camera lens. As per the teaser image, it is anticipating that the phone to be equipped with a GPU Turbo technology for the gaming purpose.
Link Turbo is another highlighting feature of the V20 that has been announced by Honor at Hong Kong event. Link Turbo is a kind of technology that is aiming to offer Wi-Fi and LTE connections combinedly that results in lag reduction and faster speeds by utilizing on-device and cloud multipath aggregation. For effective results, the company might have used AI-powered capabilities under Link Turbo Technology.