Huawei recently announce the Honor 10 in global markets, which was just after a month after it was initially launched in China. The flagship device came with an attractive price tag, which makes it the cheapest smartphone that came with the AI-oriented Kirin 970 chipset. Set your eyes on the Huawei Honor 10 specifications, features, as well as its price and release date.
Huawei Honor 10 Features
The Huawei Honor 10 has just 4GB RAM and 126GB storage, this is because the brand’s SoC has a proprietary NPU for better memory optimization. It also came with a 5.84 inch IPS LCD panel of Full HD+ resolution and a 19:9 aspect ratio. This means that the Honor 10 has a notch which carries the selfie camera, earpiece and proximity sensor.
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The selfie camera of the Huawei Honor 10 has a 24MP sensor and f/2.0 fixed-focus lens that enables portrait photos with studio effect. At the back, you will find a dual camera setup made up of a 24MP + 16MP sensors. The camera is also assisted by AI (Artificial Intelligence). Portrait lighting is available as well, and there is also AI recognition of multiple objects.
The Huawei Honor 10 came with EMUI 8.1, but unlike the China release, the global version arrives with Google services. Every other features remains the same. It has a 3400mAh battery with Huawei Super Charge support, USB-C and 3.5mm jack on board and Histen audio technology.
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The Huawei Honor 10 came in different colour variants, which are; Midnight Black, Glacier grey, Phantom Green, and Phantom Blue. The latter two colours have a unique tint, similar to the Twilight version of the P20 and P20 Pro.
Huawei Honor 10 Specifications
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G bands||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 19(800), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, May|
|Dimensions||149.6 x 71.2 x 7.7 mm (5.89 x 2.80 x 0.30 in)|
|Weight||153 g (5.40 oz)|
|Build||Front/back glass, aluminum frame|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.84 inches, 85.1 cm2 (~79.9% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2280 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~432 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)|
|– EMUI 8.1|
|OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||Hisilicon Kirin 970|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Internal||64/128 GB, 4/6 GB RAM|
|Primary||Dual: 16 MP (f/1.8) + 24 MP B/W, phase detection autofocus, LED flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|Secondary||24 MP, f/2.0, 1080p|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
– 32-bit/192kHz audio
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, aptX HD, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM|
|– Fast battery charging: 50% in 24 min (5V/4.5A)|
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player
– Document viewer
– Photo/video editor
|Non-removable Li-Po 3400 mAh battery|
|Colors||Phantom Blue, Phantom Green, Midnight Black, Glacier Grey|
|Price||About 400 EUR|
Huawei Honor 10 Release Date
The Huawei Honor 10 is already available on many retail stores, but offline and online. Some of the retailers include; Carphone, Amazon, Warehouse, John Lewis and Honor’s own online stores. Honor 10 can also be purchased in the United Kingdom as from Thursday, May 17th 2018.
Huawei Honor 10 Price
The following are the global price of Honor 10 in various countries in the word.
Huawei Honor 10 Price in UK: £400
Huawei Honor 10 Price in India: INR32,999
Huawei Honor 10 price in USA: $540
Huawei Honor 10 Price in Nigeria: N195,000
Huawei Honor 10 Price in Canada: CAD695
Huawei Honor 10 UAE: AED1,981
Huawei Honor 10 in Kenya: KSH54,185
Huawei Honor 10 price in South Africa: ZAR6,587
Prices of other countries will be updated with time.