Honor 20 series launched: Here's everything to know

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Honor 20 series launched: Here

22 May 2019: Honor 20 series launched: Here's everything to know

As the successor to its Honor 10 series, Huawei-owned Honor has launched a trio of new smartphones.

The Honor 20 Pro and Honor 20 come with a Kirin 980 processor, quad rear cameras, and a punch hole display whereas the Honor 20 Lite arrives as a more affordable variant with waterdrop notched screen, triple rear cameras, and a Kirin 710 chipset.

Here's our roundup.

Model #1: Honor 20 Pro: Priced at 599 euros (approx. Rs 46,500)

The Honor 20 Pro comes as a premium package of modern design and top-of-the-line specifications.

It has a 6.26-inch full-HD+ punch hole display with 92% screen-to-body ratio, glass chassis, and side-mounted fingerprint sensor.

The phone is powered by the Kirin 980 processor, paired with 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage.

Under the hood, it packs a 4,000mAh battery which supports 22.5W fast charging.

Fact: Honor 20 Pro offers top-of-the-line camera performance

The Honor 20 Pro features a quad-lens rear camera setup comprising a 48MP (f/1.4, OIS) main sensor, a 16MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide-angle sensor, an 8MP (f/2.4, OIS) telephoto sensor with 3x optical zoom, and a 2MP (f/2.4) macro sensor. Up front, there's a 32MP selfie snapper.

Model #2: Honor 20: Priced at 499 euros (approx. Rs 39,000)

The Honor 20 is similar to the Pro model but trades a few features to attain a cheaper price tag.

It offers the same 6.26-inch full-HD+ punch hole display with an all-glass body and side-mounted fingerprint scanner.

Under the hood, it runs on Kirin 980 chipset, while sporting 6GB RAM and 128GB of storage.

Lastly, it has a 3,750mAh battery which 22.5W fast-charging support.

Fact: Honor 20 also offers a quad-lens rear camera

The quad rear camera setup on the Honor 20 features a 48MP (f/1.4, OIS) main sensor, a 16MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide-angle sensor, a 2MP depth sensor, and another 2MP (f/2.4) macro sensor. Up front, the phone offers a 32MP selfie snapper - like the Pro model.

Model #3: Honor 20 Lite: Priced at 299 euros (roughly Rs. 23,000)

The Honor 20 Lite arrives as a more affordable offering with a punch hole display and mid-level internals.

It has a 6.21-inch full-HD+ display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio, metal-glass sandwiched design and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.

The phone is powered by a Kirin 710 chipset, coupled with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.

Under the hood, it packs a 3,400mAh battery.

Fact: What's the camera like on Honor 20 Lite?

The Honor 20 Lite sports triple rear camera setup comprising a 24MP (f/1.8) main lens, an 8MP (f/2.4) secondary lens, and another 2MP (f/2.4) lens. For selfies, the phone also offers a 32MP front-facing camera - same as the other premium Honor 20 models.