Honor India has announced today that their next flagship Honor 10 will be launched in India by the end of May and will be sold exclusively on Flipkart.com. The Honor 10 will be launched globally on 15th May at an event in London. This phone was unveiled in China recently at starting price of CNY 2599 which translates to approximately Rs. 27,000 and goes upto CNY 2999 which is approximately Rs. 32,000.
On the specifications front, the Honor 10 comes with 5.84 inch ( 2240 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD with 2.5D curved glass display having 19:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by HiSilicon Kirin 970 processsor mated with 6GB RAM and 64GB/ 128GB of inbuilt storage. It is packed with 3400mAh battery with quick charging support.
This phone is mounted with Dual rear cameras comprising of 16MP (RGB) primary camera with LED flash and secondary 24MP (Monochrome) rear camera with f/1.8 aperture for depth focus and Phase Detection auto focus. It also boasts of 24MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture for clicking bright selfies.
This phone also has fingerprint sensor and offers connectivity options of 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS, NFC and USB Type-C.
In India, this phone is expected to be priced Rs. 35,000 for 6GB/128GB variant to take on with OnePlus 6 which is launching on 17th May.
“We are delighted to announce that Flipkart will be our exclusive online sale partner for Honor 10. At Honor, we have always believed in making our products easily accessible for our consumers by opting for strategic partnerships. We are confident that this association with Flipkart, who shares our vision to deliver superb value to consumers will help strengthen our position in the Indian smartphone market.” said P Sanjeev, Vice-President Sales, Huawei India-Consumer Business Group.