features of Honor 20 View: front camera display and 48 MP primary camera

At the end of December, the South Korean company Samsung unveiled the Galaxy A8s, the first smartphone with a display of Infinity-O. In response to his release, the Chinese company Huawei announced its first smartphone with a camera in the display. This is the flagship model called Honor View 20.
In China, sales of Honor View 20 was launched on December 28. The world and its announcement will take place in late January in Paris. The smartphone is available in three versions with different RAM and internal memory. The Junior model with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal memory costs $435, the version with 8 GB of RAM and hard drive 128 GB manufacturer valued at $510, and the cost of the top model, equipped with 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal memory, is $580.


Full features View Honor 20


Start

  • Announcement: December, 2018
  • Status: start of sales in December 2018.

Case

  • Dimensions: 156,9х75. 4x8. 1 mm.
  • Weight: 180 g
  • Material: front glass panel, aluminum frame.
  • Colors: blue, blue, red and black.
  • SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).

Display

  • Type: IPS LCD, multitouch, 16 million colors.
  • Size: 6.4 inches (~85.7 percent of the total frontal surface area).
  • Resolution: 2310х1080 points (~398ppi).
  • Protection: Yes.

Platform

  • ОС: Android 9.0 Pie, Magic UI 2.0.
  • Chip: HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7-nanometer process technology).
  • CPU: OCTA-core (two cores of Cortex-A76 with a clock frequency of 2.6 GHz, two Cortex-A76 with a clock frequency of 1.92 GHz and four Cortex-A55 with a clock frequency of 1.8 GHz).
  • GPU: Mali-G76 MP10.

Memory

  • Slot for memory card: no.
  • Internal: 6/8 GB of RAM and 128/256 GB of internal.

Camera

  • Main: 48 MP (f/1.8, 1/2", 0.8 µm, phase detection autofocus), TOF stereo 3D camera.
  • Features: led flash, panorama, HDR.
  • Video: 2160p at 30 frames per second, 1080p at 30 frames per second, 720p at 960 frames per second (electronic image stabilization).
  • Front: 25 MP (f/2.0, 27mm).
  • Features: HDR.
  • Video: 1080p at 30 frames per second.

Sound

  • Notification types: vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones.
  • Loud speaker: Yes.
  • 3.5 mm Jack: Yes.
  • System active noise cancellation with dedicated MIC.

Communication

  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot.
  • Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE.
  • GPS: Yes, with dual band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS.
  • NFC: Yes.
  • Infrared port: Yes.
  • Radio: no.
  • USB: 3.1, Type-C 1.0, USB On-The-Go.

Features

  • Sensors: fingerprint scanner (rear), accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, compass.
  • Messaging: SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM.
  • Browser: HTML5.

Battery

  • Non-removable, Li-polymer, 4000 mAh.
  • Fast charging 5V/4.5 A 22.5 W (0 to 55% in 30 minutes).

Network

  • Technology: GSM/CDMA/HSPA/LTE.

Price

  • ~460 Euro.

Conclusion

Huawei fully justifies the title of the second largest smartphone manufacturer in the world and Honor View 20 direct confirmation of this. He became the first smartphone of the Chinese brand with the built-in display front-facing camera. The display has high resolution and has almost no limits. But that's not all. Attention should be paid to 48-megapixel main camera to create high quality photos and videos.

Pros:

  • powerful chipset;
  • a lot of memory;
  • display Infinity-O with a hole for the camera;
  • the main camera with high resolution;
  • large battery with fast charging;
  • the latest version of Android.

Disadvantages:

  • the lack of memory card slot.