Honor 20i Phantom Red Edition launched in India: Details here
Huawei's sub-brand Honor has launched a limited edition Phantom Red variant of its mid-range smartphone, the Honor 20i, in India. The official announcement was made via the company's official Twitter handle. Notably, the handset is up for grabs via the Honor India's official website and will soon be available on Flipkart as well. Here's our roundup.
Here's the official announcement
Honor 20i: At a glance
The Honor 20i features a waterdrop notched design with a slim bottom bezel up front. On the rear, the gradient finished panel houses triple cameras and a physical fingerprint scanner. The phone sports a 6.21-inch LCD display with full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Apart from Phantom Red variant, the handset is also available in Midnight Black and Phantom Blue color.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
As far as optics are concerned, the Honor 20i houses triple rear cameras comprising a 24MP (f/1.8) main sensor, 8MP (f/2.4) ultra-wide-angle sensor, and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. Up front, the phone sports a 32MP (f/2.0) single selfie shooter. Moreover, both the front as well as rear cameras are capable of recording 1080p videos at upto 60fps.
Under the hood
The Honor 20i is powered by a HiSilicon Kirin 710 octa-core processor, paired with 4GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Under the hood, the phone runs Android Pie-based EMUI 9.1 and packs a 3,400mAh battery with 10W fast-charging support. Furthermore, the handset gets all standard sensors and supports latest connectivity options including dual-SIMs (Nano), VoLTE, dual-band Wi-FI, Bluetooth, micro-USB port and headphone jack.
Finally, what about pricing?
As for the pocket pinch, the Phantom Red variant of the Honor 20i costs Rs. 14,999- same as the other models. At this price point, the handset goes up against rivals such as Vivo Z1 Pro, Redmi Note 7 Pro, and Samsung Galaxy M30.