Honor closed the previous year with the unveiling of the intriguing Honor View 20 flagship smartphone. The handset features a trendy design, a cut-out hole notch housing the selfie camera and a 48MP main shooter that may revolutionise smartphone photography by combining it with AI technology. The phone is already scheduled to launch on January 22 in Paris.
Now a new report claims to have info on the European pricing of the Honor View 20. According to the report, the pricing will start at EUR 549/569 depending on the country for the 6GB RAM + 128GB internal storage Phantom Blue variant. For the higher 8GB RAM + 256GB internal storage variant in either Sapphire Blur or Black, it will cost EUR 649/699 again depending on the particular country.
Other Honor accessories like the Honor Watch Magic are also expected to make an appearance at the Paris launch event. From the leak price sheet, it has a price tag of EUR 179 in Europe but will be offered for free with a purchase of Honor View 20 by many retailers.
— Honor India (@HiHonorIndia) January 5, 2019
As for the Indian market, Honor India has been simultaneously teasing both the Honor View 20 and the Honor 10 Lite which will be successor to the Honor 9 Lite that achieved great sales in India. Now a second source reports that the Chinese manufacturer has already sent out “Save the Date” invites for the local launch. Another source mentions the Honor 10 Lite will be launched in the Indian market sometime in January hinting that the two smartphones may be launched together on the same platform. The teasers hint them to be Amazon Exclusives.
— Honor India (@HiHonorIndia) January 4, 2019
The Honor 10 Lite smartphone was unveiled in China about a month earlier than the Honor View 20. The handset has a price tag of $300 and a spec sheet that is similar to the mid-range Honor 8X that was launched last year with focus on selfies and AI photography. Armed with these, this can be this year best mid-range segment phone.