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Honor 30 series goes live with great cameras but no Google services

Honor’s latest phones feature top-tier cameras and 5G connectivity, but there’s no Play Store.

What you need to know Honor has unveiled three phones in the Honor 30 series: the Honor 30, Honor 30 Pro, and Honor 30 Pro+. The Honor 30 Pro+ is the most interesting of the lot, featuring two 50MP cameras and 50x hybrid zoom. Like Huawei’s P40 series, Honor’s latest devices miss out on Google Mobile Services.

Honor hasn’t faced the same amount  [Read More…]

Honor 30 Pro shown off in official renders ahead of April 15 launch

The phone is expected to be similar to the Huawei P40 Pro in a few areas.

What you need to know Official press renders of the upcoming Honor 30 Pro have were shared on Weibo by the company’s President Zhao Ming today. The renders confirm the presence of a quad-lens camera system on the back, featuring a 50MP Sony IMX700 primary sensor. Honor 30 and 30 Pro are set to be officially unveiled in China on April  [Read More…]

Leaks show how the Honor 30’s camera stacks up against the Galaxy S20 Ultra

The camera sensor is made by Sony.

What you need to know A leaked presentation slide shows how the upcoming Honor 30 compares to the Galaxy S20 Ultra in the camera department. Its Sony-made sensor is 1/1.3″ large, similar to the Samsung’s phone 1/1.33″ sensor. The pixel size on the Honor is also 1.2µm, which should give it an advantage in low-light photography.

With the Honor 30S set to release in just five days, we’re getting some  [Read More…]

Honor the best Honor phones available right now

Huawei’s ongoing trade ban has affected its Honor sub-brand as well, with the manufacturer launching fewer devices than usual last year. That said, we got to see a few standout phones in the likes of the Honor 20 and the Honor 9X. These are the best Honor phones you can buy right now.

Mid-range marvel Honor 20

Staff pick

The Honor 20 has all the hallmarks of a great affordable flagship: it has an evocative design with  [Read More…]

Honor 9X launches in India, prices start at ₹13,999 ($197)

The phone comes in Sapphire Blue and Midnight Black colors.

What you need to know Honor 9X has been launched in India for a starting price of ₹13,999 ($ 197). The Honor 9X comes with a 6.59-inch FHD+ display, triple rear cameras, and a pop-up 16MP selfie camera. It will be going on sale in India starting January 19 via Flipkart.

Honor today launched the Honor 9X in the Indian market, three months after its global debut.  [Read More…]

You can now buy the Honor 9X in the UK for £250

The phone was launched in the Nertherlands last month.

What you need to know The budget-friendly Honor 9X is now on sale in the UK. It has been priced at £250 in the UK and is available from Argos, Carphone Warehouse, as well as Mobile Phones Direct. Honor 9X features a 6.59-inch FHD+ display, Kirin 710F chipset, and a triple camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor.

Huawei’s sub-brand announced the Honor 9X for global markets last  [Read More…]

Respawn and Oculus have announced Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond

For a while now, we’ve known that Respawn Entertainment was working on a collaboration with Oculus Studios. Today, we learned what it is.

What you need to know At Oculus Connect 6, a new trailer revealed that Respawn Entertainment and Oculus have collaborated for a new VR game called Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond. The Medal of Honor series has a long history at Electronic Arts, with the last game being Medal of Honor: Warfighter in  [Read More…]

Honor Play 3 is an entry-level phone with a hole punch display, 48MP camera

Thanks to the hole punch cutout, the Honor Play 3 boasts a 90% screen-to-body ratio.

What you need to know Honor’s latest entry-level phone has a HiSilicon Kirin 710F chipset and packs a large 4,000mAh battery. The phone also features a 6.39-inch HD+ display with a hole punch cutout and triple rear cameras with a 48MP primary sensor. It will be going on sale in China later this month for a starting price of just 999 yuan  [Read More…]

The Honor 20 Pro goes on sale August 1 in the UK from Carphone Warehouse

It will set you back £549.99 for the 8GB+256GB model.

What you need to know Carphone Warehouse will begin selling the Honor 20 Pro on August 1 for £549.99. The Phantom Blue color will be exclusive to Carphone Warehouse. In his review, Alex calls the Honor 20 Pro “An excellent affordable flagship with few compromises.”

Back in May, Alex had a chance to review the Honor 20 Pro, where he said, “Honor is back with a phone  [Read More…]

Honor 9X and 9X Pro debut with 7nm Kirin 810, 16MP pop-up selfie camera

Both phones have an attractive gradient pattern on the back.

What you need to know Honor 9X and 9X Pro are the company’s first smartphones to be equipped with pop-up selfie cameras. Both phones run on a 7nm HiSilicon Kirin 810 processor. Honor 9X has a 48MP + 2MP dual camera setup, while the Pro model has 48MP + 8MP + 2MP triple cameras.

Huawei’s Honor sub-brand today announced the Honor 9X and 9X Pro, its first  [Read More…]