honor View 20 v20

What will they think of next? In 2018, we’ve seen the proliferation of notched displays (thank 2017 iPhone X). Then we saw the emergence of vivo NEX’s “elevated camera.” OPPO then found some mechanical genius with its retractable camera system on the Find X. Along came the Mi MIX 3’s sliding camera mechanism – manually driven but ultimately effective. But why all this, you ask? The quest for a full-screen display. And to ultimately, kill the notch.

It’s the tail end of 2018, but expect a new wave of exploration coming. 2019 may very well be the year of the “punch hole” in-screen camera. And it starts with the honor View20 (honor V20 in China).

It’s no secret that companies have been scrambling for the next best thing. Samsung and Huawei are expected to introduce phones with in-screen cameras soon. Beating them to the punch ever so slightly, the honor View20 is first out of the gate.

Slated for a 26 December launch in Beijing, and a 22 January global release thereafter, the honor View20 will not only be the world’s first in-screen camera smartphone, but also feature a whopping 48MP AI rear camera.

honor View 20 v20

Honor says that the punch hole on the honor View20 is only 4.5mm in diameter and is located at the top left of the display. There are no official details of the front camera specs but it is said to be a 25MP unit.

READ ALSO  Quick hands-on with the honor View10, honor’s first “AI Phone”

The main camera is where it gets interesting. The phone uses Sony’s new IMX586 1/2.0-inch sensor with a resolution of 48MP. The sensor supports 4-in-1 “Light Fusion,” another fancy term for pixel-binning. Each pixel is 0.8-micron pixel in size, and can be combined to create 1.6-micron super pixel for better low light performance.

So, a 48MP image can be used to produce a high resolution 12MP image that’s enhanced further by AI.

honor View 20 v20The dual-NPU Kirin 980 powers the View20, which Huawei says boasts 134 percent better AI image processing performance compared to the Kirin 970. With a Dual-ISP, the phone is also 46 percent quicker in camera processes compared to its predecessor.

Another highlight is Link Turbo, a feature that combines Wi-Fi and 4G LTE connectivity for faster download speeds.

honor View 20 v20No other details are available at the moment. But it won’t be long until we get full details at its China launch. Keep your eyes peeled on Boxing Day.

Discover. Explore. #SeeTheUnseen on Jan 22 in #Paris ?? #HONORView20

Posted by Honor on Ahad, 9 Disember 2018

Source: SoyaCincau

 

Tags:

  • Show Comments (0)

You May Also Like

Fonepad 7

New ASUS Fonepad 7 released in Malaysia

ASUS Malaysia has unveiled the new redesigned Fonepad 7 (FE170CG), a budget-friendly 7-inch tablet ...

MaxisONE for East Malaysia

Special MaxisONE Plan for East Malaysians gives up to 12GB data, unlimited calls & SMS

If you’re currently residing in Sabah, Sarawak or Labuan, here’s some good news for ...

Hotlink Ohhsome CNY Song

Hotlink’s Ohhsome CNY song sung by grannies is super fun, super huat

This hilarious CNY song sung by grannies may be the most fun, most hilarious ...

wiyo

Wiyo international Pocket Wi-Fi rental now in Malaysia

  Hong Kong-based Wiyo (pronounced “Wai-Yo”) has made an entrance to Malaysia. If you’ve ...

Celcom FIRST Platinum plan

Celcom FIRST Platinum postpaid plan goes official – 18GB of data for MYR150/month

As prematurely leaked yesterday, Celcom has expanded its portfolio of postpaid plans, now with ...

Nexus 6P

Nexus 6P by Huawei, now in Malaysia: Android at its purest

You want pure Android? You got it. The Nexus 6P by Huawei is finally ...