HONOR has officially confirmed the launch of its latest mid-range 5G smartphone the HONOR V40 series in China on January 18th. The teaser poster has confirmed the phone comes with a curved display, dual punch-hole cameras, and a metal frame. The last teaser showed the curved display with a SIM slot that could be a hybrid slot with an NM memory card, USB Type-C Port, and the speaker grill on the bottom.
According to the earlier rumors, the phone has a 6.72-inch (1236 x 2676 pixels) OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, a 300Hz touch sampling rate, and has an in-display fingerprint scanner. it will runs on the MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ processor with up to 8GB RAM with 128GB / 256GB storage options and supports 66W wired charging and 50W wireless fast charging. The phone is expected to feature a quad rear camera setup including a 50MP primary camera.
According to the rendered image, it shows the rear camera module of the phone adopts an “Oreo” circular design. The design is inspired by the classic four-leans dial of a famous watch the Honor Magic Watch and retains the MATRIX CAMERA. The front side has a dual punch-hole camera design on the left top corner, the aperture area is reduced by about 20%, and the 88° curvature waterfall screen is adopted.
The company will also introduce several accessories along with the phone, we should know more details and the full specifications of the phone in the coming days.