Honor fans have been eagerly waiting for it to confirm the launch date of the Honor 50 series of smartphones. Today, the company officially confirmed that it will be holding a launch event on June 16 to announce the Honor 50 lineup.
The Weibo post, which confirms the launch date of the Honor 50 series features a teaser video. It showcases a silhouette of the phone’s camera, and the Chinese text suggests that it will offer an enhanced vlogging experience.
The Honor 50 lineup may include three models such as the Honor 50, Honor 50 Pro, and Honor 50 Pro+. In the recent past, Honor confirmed that the series will feature the all-new Snapdragon 778G mobile platform. Probably, the Honor 50 and 50 Pro could be equipped with the SD778G chip.
The Honor 50 Pro+ may arrive with the Snapdragon 888 SoC. Leaked information that appeared last month claimed that this phone will come with a 6.79-inch AMOLED screen with 2K resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, as well as an in-display fingerprint scanner.
The SD888 chip cold be equipped with 8 GB of LPDDR5 RAM, a 128 GB of UFS 3.1 storage, and a 4,000mAh battery with 66W rapid charging and 50W wireless charging. The rear camera system of the phone may feature a 50-megapixel main lens, a 13-megapixel ultrawide camera, an 8-megapixel telephoto snapper, and a ToF lens. It is also expected to feature an IP68 rated chassis.
Recently, two Honor phones with model numbers NTH-AN00 and NRA-AN00 were spotted at the 3C certification site of China. The listings suggested that these phones could be bundled with a 66W and a 100W charger, respectively. The exact monikers of the NTH-AN00 and NRA-AN00 models are not known yet.
Reports have claimed that the Honor 50 lineup will come preinstalled with Google apps and services in markets outside China. At present, there is no official word on the international launch of the Honor 50 series.