The setup entails in a phone that can boast of a screen-to-body ratio of an upwards of 86 per cent.
Honor has still retained the fingerprint sensor at the front of the phone, leaving the phone with a slightly thick bezel at the bottom.
It comes with both Fingerprint sensor and Infrared sensor. Priced at Rs 32,999, Honor 10 is a Flipkart exclusive and will be available from 16 May, 12 pm onwards. You can read out complete feature lowdown on the EMUI 8.1 in the Huawei P20 Pro as well as in the Honor 9 Lite review.
As well as similar designs, these two phones also have very similar screens. Well in what follows we are going to highlight the things we believe make the phone standout. But actually the sensor is beneath the cover glass.
Talking about the specifications, the flagship product from Honor will sport a 5.84-inch full HD+ LCD panel with 1080x2280pixels resolution and aspect ratio of 19:9.
In the Huawei P20's case that's paired with 4GB of RAM, while the Honor 10 is landing in both 4GB and 6GB versions (4GB in the UK). Android 8.1 Oreo is installed with Huawei's EMUI 8.1 user interface over the top. The phone has a 16MP RGB camera with a f/1.8 aperture, PDAF and LED flash, and a 24MP monochrome camera with f/1.8 aperture.
Honor UK Sales and Marketing Director Wilkin Lee said: "The new Honor 10handset features the latest AI technology and newest camera features". While one sensor takes colour shots, the other takes the same shot in black and white. The company sent out invites for an event on the same day as well but has not mentioned the name of the smartphone. The Honor 10 glass design is made with 15 layers of 3D glass on the back, and this design reveals a colorful radiance from every angle, in natural light and shade. This dual camera system also supports 2X optical zoom. This means the Honor 10 also has a notch which houses the selfie camera, earpiece and proximity sensor. It can also do portrait selfies, and also there is face unlock. The GPU is the Mali-G72MP12, and the SoC also has a dedicated Neural Processing Unit (NPU). The feature is supported by the industry first "Semantic Image Segmentation" technology, which lets the phone apply scene-specific parameters to each photo in real-time. Underneath the hood is also a 3,000mAh non-removable battery. Honor is promising that the super charge feature can charge the battery from zero to 50 percent in just 25 minutes. You have the colorful glass back, complete with the stunning gradient color options and of course, the notch.
We have put the Honor 10 up against the rumoured specs for the OnePlus 6 to see what the differences and similarities are reported to be. The exchange offer is valid till May 18.
Additionally, there are other offers like no-cost EMI on Bajaj Finserv cards valid on 16th May only.