Huawei Honor View 20 could be the first smartphone in the world to feature a 48MP camera sensor which makes it highest MP camera phone. Yes, you heard it right a massive 48 MegaPixels camera sensor in a phone. Alright let’s dive into the Pit.
SPECIFICATIONS OF Huawei Honor View 20
-6.5 inch Gorilla Glass 6 protected AMOLED screen.
-1080×2310 pixels (~392 ppi density)
-Kirin 980 (7 nm) Octa-core (2×2.6 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2×1.92 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
-RAM- 6/4 GB
-Internal- 128/64 GB
-External- upto 256 GB (hybrid sim slot)
-48MP, f/1.2, OIS
-Video at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@960fps
-20MP, f/2.0 (Wide)
-Video at 1080p@30 fps
-hybrid dual sim slot
-4000mAh Li-Polymer ( Fast charging, 4.5A)
The dual sim supported, Honor View 20 is set to be launched in last week of December, 2018. It will run on Android 9.0 (Pie) and will come with latest Kirin 980 (7nm) powerful octacore processor. For graphic handling, Mali-G76 MP10 GPU comes packed under the hood. A 6.5 inches full HD screen with Gorilla Glass 6 protection is used as display. But the Notch is present or not, its not clear. Reports suggests that either there will be a futuristic all view display with a pop-up selfie camera or a camera in the corner. Hopes are high for a pop-up camera though.
Now coming to the main attraction, it is really crazy to have a 48MP camera in a smartphone. It will be the in the world if it releases soon. Because rumours says that Xiaomi is working on a 48MP cameraphone too. Well back in time, Sony and Nokia had also 41MP camera smartphones but 48MP is something else. According to reports, this 48MP sensor will have f/1.2 aperture and 0.8um lenses with 8-axis Optical Image Stablisation.
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So the numbers show, it will give great results in lowlight conditions and huge detailed photos. Thanks to Kirin 980 processor and AI photo software, the clicked images will be no less than a DSLR quality. Though it’s not clear whether it will have a secondary rear camera for depth sensing or not. So let’s wait till it is launched. Now, the selfie camera will be a delight too as a 20MP sensor with f/2.0 with AI and Bokeh effect comes with the smartphone.
Apart from that a rear mounted fingerprint is rumoured instead of in-display fingerprint sensor in the cameraphone. For additional security, it will have a AI-powered Face Unlock which will be faster and more secure as per reports suggest. Other sensors like accelerometer, gyrosensor and proximity sensor will also be present. In the power department, 4000mAh battery with fast charging support will be present. Type-C usb port will be given for charging and headphone connection.
Summing all these up, we can expect Honor View 20 to be a powerful cameraphone to be launched this year. It will come in three variants, 128GB/6GB, 64GB/6GB and 64/4GB with a hybrid memory slot. Handset colour is not clear yet but stay tuned for more. It is expected to price between ₹25,000- 35,000 or $350-500. So keep your cart ready to shop it as soon as it’s launched.