The handset is already available in China, comes in two RAM+Storage variants of 3GB+32GB and 4GB+64GB. Other key specs include a 3,400mAh battery (same as the standard P20), and Huawei's excellent SuperCharging technology, rebranded here as "Honor SuperCharge". Additionally, there are other offers like no cost EMI on Bajaj Finserv cards valid on May 16 only. Buyers on Flipkart will also get a 10 percent instant discount with Axis Bank and debit cards - something that's also applicable on EMI transactions.
Reliance Jio users can avail cashback of Rs 1,200 along with 100GB of additional data and benefits worth Rs 3,300. Today, they launch the Honor 10, which promises you "Beauty in AI". It includes 6GB of RAM and 64/128GB of internal storage. Honor claims that the smartphone can charge up to 50% within 25 minutes. The smartphone runs Android 8.1 Oreo which is layered with EMUI 8.1 atop.
The Honor 10 sports a 5.84-inch IPS LCD display that has an aspect ratio of 19:9 and a resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. It is powered by Huawei's in-house Kirin 970 processor that packs in its own dedicated Neural Processing Unit (NPU) for enabling dedicated AI functions inside the Honor 10.
The Huawei P20 also has a dual-lens camera with AI-powered scene recognition, but its lenses are a 12MP f/1.8 color one and a 20MP f/1.6 monochrome one. The AI and the setup together facilitate features like 3D Portrait Lighting and HDR. The rear camera modules are 24-megapixel and 16-megapixel respectively, while the front camera ups the game with an impressive 24-megapixel sensor.
Honor 10 will also be available on HiHonor.in and will be bundled with offers including Rs 500 coupon on the purchase of the device, Mobikwik "supercash" up to Rs 2000. Connectivity features include Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS, NFC and USB Type-C. The fingerprint reader like expected is not embedded inside the display, instead, it is an invisible ultrasonic fingerprint sensor that can also detect a wet finger.
Dimensions meanwhile are 149.1 x 70.8 x 7.7mm in the case of the Huawei P20 and 149.6 x 71.2 x 7.7mm in the case of the Honor 10, which is to say they're very similarly sized, but the Huawei P20 is negligibly smaller. A 3400mAh battery completes the package. Now, with the Honor 10, the company is properly placed with a mid-range, upper mid-range and flagship offering.