Honor fans rejoice! After weeks of waiting, the Honor 30S finally made it’s official debut during a online launch event. Besides being the first smartphone to be equipped with the latest Kirin 820 5G SoC, the Honor 30S also comes with loads of other impressive features as well.
Honor 30S Specficiations
For starter, the Honor 30S features a hole-punched LCD display with a decent FHD+ screen resolution. The tiny hole-punched compartment is affixed with a 16 megapixels selfie camera.
Over at the back, there is a rectangular camera module which houses a quad-camera setup along with a LED flash. It comprises of a 64 megapixels main shooter, 8 megapixels telephoto lens, 8 megapixels ultra-wide lens, as well as a 2 megapixels depth sensor. The telephoto lens allows the device is capable of supporting up to 3x optical zoom and 20x hybrid zoom.
In the memory compartment, there will be a hefty 8GB RAM coupled with up to 256GB onboard storage space. Courtesy of it’s Kirin 820 5G SoC, the Honor 30S will be able to support both standalone (SA) and non-standalone (NSA) 5G modes.
To keep its lights on, there will be a 4,000mAh battery available under the hood which supports up to 40W fast-charging. According to Honor, the device could be charged from 0 to 70% within a short span of just 30 minutes.
On the software-side, the Honor 30S will run on Magic UI 3.1 based on the latest Android 10 OS (AOSP version).
Honor 30S Pricing
In the Chinese market, the Honor 30S is priced at 2,399 Yuan (US$338) and 2,699 Yuan (US$380) for it’s 8GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB models respectively.