HONOR Magic V foldable tipped to get 120Hz main screen
HONOR is expected to launch its Magic V foldable phone in China in January 2022. In the latest development, tipster Digital Chat Station has revealed a few specifications of the device. As per the tip-off, it will feature a 120Hz main display, Android 12 support, and 66W fast-charging. Previous teasers have already revealed an inward folding design with a curvature on the right edge.
- HONOR Magic V is touted to be the company's first foldable flagship smartphone. It is also expected to be the first foldable device to be powered by Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset.
- The Magic V is likely to be priced aggressively and will offer competition to the Galaxy Z Fold3, OPPO Find N, Xiaomi Mi MIX FOLD, and Huawei Mate X2.
The HONOR Magic V will have an inward folding design with a right-aligned punch-hole in the main screen. The external display will have a slight curve on the right side and a punch-hole cut-out in the middle of the display. Though the screen sizes are unknown, the main foldable display and the outer display will offer a 120Hz and 90Hz refresh rate, respectively.
The HONOR Magic V will sport a triple rear camera setup, comprising a 50MP primary sensor and two other lenses. For selfies, there will be two snappers, the details of which are unknown as of now.
The HONOR Magic V will draw power from a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor, paired with at least 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. Under the hood, it will run on Android 12-based Magic UI's latest version and support 66W fast-charging. In terms of connectivity, the handset should offer support for dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, and a Type-C port.
HONOR will announce the official pricing information of the upcoming Magic V at the time of launch, which is expected to take place next month. However, considering its specifications and features, it may be priced at around CNY 8,500 (roughly Rs. 1 lakh).