HONOR 60 series debuts with 108MP main camera, 120Hz display
HONOR has launched its latest 60 series of smartphones in China at a starting price-tag of CNY 2,699 (around Rs. 31,800). The line-up includes the HONOR 60 and HONOR 60 Pro models and they are currently up for pre-orders via the official website. The handsets come with a 120Hz display, a 108MP main camera, up to Snapdragon 778G+ chipset, and 66W fast-charging support.
Why does it matter?
- The HONOR 60 and 60 Pro arrive as successors to the HONOR 50 and 50 Pro which had debuted in June this year.
- The 60 Pro offers a slightly larger display, an upgraded camera unit, and a larger battery.
- It also boasts the Snapdragon 778G+ processor which was recently announced as an enhanced version of the Snapdragon 778G SoC found on HONOR 50 Pro.
The phones have a Full-HD+ OLED display
The HONOR 60 and 60 Pro feature a punch-hole design with slim bezels, curved edges, and an in-display fingerprint sensor. The former bears a 6.67-inch Full-HD+ (1080x2400 pixels) OLED screen with a 395ppi pixel density, whereas the latter has a 6.78-inch Full-HD+ (1200x2652 pixels) OLED display with a 429ppi pixel density. The duo offers a 120Hz screen refresh rate and 10-bit color support.
HONOR 60 Pro sports a 50MP ultra-wide lens
The HONOR 60 is equipped with a triple rear camera setup comprising a 108MP (f/1.9) primary snapper, an 8MP (f/2.0) ultra-wide lens, and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. The 60 Pro also offers a similar camera arrangement but with a 50MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide lens which can also do macro photography. Up front, they have a 32MP and 50MP selfie camera, respectively.
They boot Magic UI 5.0 based on Android 11
The HONOR 60 and 60 Pro are powered by a Snapdragon 778G and Snapdragon 778G+ chipset, respectively, paired with up to 12GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. They run on Android 11-based Magic UI 5.0 and pack a 4,800mAh battery with 66W fast-charging support. For connectivity, they offer support for Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, and a Type-C port.
HONOR 60 and 60 Pro: Pricing and availability
HONOR 60 is priced at CNY 2,699 (around Rs. 32,000) for the 8GB/128GB model, CNY 2,999 (roughly Rs. 35,300) for the 8GB/256GB version, and CNY 3,299 (approximately Rs. 39,000) for the 12GB/256GB variant. The 60 Pro costs CNY 3,699 (roughly Rs. 43,500) for the 8GB/256GB model and CNY 3,999 (around Rs. 47,000) for the 12GB/256GB configuration. Sales will begin from December 10 in China.