Honor Magic 2's specifications and design leaked ahead of launch
Huawei-owned Honor is all set to launch its latest flagship smartphone - the Magic 2 - in China on October 31. The phone, which was briefly teased at IFA 2018 last month, has now been leaked in full glory. As per the latest tip-off, Honor Magic 2 will feature a total of 6 cameras and a notch-free sliding screen design. Here's everything we know.
Honor Magic 2 looks a lot like Mi Mix 3
Chinese actress Zanilla Zhao has shared several live images of Magic 2, revealing the design and key features of the phone. Up front, the Honor flagship looks a lot like Xiaomi's upcoming Mi Mix 3 with an all-screen display, ultra slim bottom bezel, and a manual camera slider. On the back, there's a triple-camera setup housed in a glass panel with gradient mirror finish.
Honor Magic 2 rumored to sport six cameras
A recent TENAA listing suggests Honor Magic 2 will be the world's first smartphone to sport a total of six cameras. Up front, the phone is said to pack a 16MP+20MP+2MP triple camera setup. On the back, the Honor Magic is likely to pack a 16MP+24MP+16MP triple camera setup. Further, both front and rear cameras will come packed with several AI-powered features.
Honor Magic 2: Specsheet
According to the TENAA listing, Honor Magic 2 will feature a 6.39-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) AMOLED display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It will be powered by an octa-core 7nm HiSilicon Kirin 980 processor, paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. Further, the phone is said to pack a 3,400mAh battery with support for 40W fast charging, and would run Android Pie.
Magic 2 may feature in-display fingerprint sensor and face unlock
Reports suggest Honor Magic 2 will pack an in-display fingerprint sensor and 3D face unlock technology. Notably, as seen in the live images, there's no fingerprint sensor. Hence, 3G facial scanning gadgetry will surely be enclosed within the sliding camera module.