Honor previously confirmed the announcement of its flagship V40 5G on January 18 in China, but the company has now postponed the launch and the Honor V40 will be introduced on January 22 instead. The new announcement was made by the company on Weibo. She said the smartphone will go on sale the same day, Jan. 22 at noon local time – at least in China.
In the meantime, official renders of the Honor V40 have also surfaced on a Chinese retailer’s site. According to them, Honor’s latest smartphone will come with a curved screen with a pill-shaped hole in the upper left corner to house the dual camera. A rectangular camera block will be placed at the back.
According to an official poster that recently surfaced, the Honor V40 5G will be equipped with a quad-camera setup. It will be equipped with a 50-megapixel photosensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide sensor, a 2-megapixel laser focus sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. The poster also confirms that the Honor V40’s screen produces 1.07 billion colors.
The Honor V40 5G is said to have 66W fast charging support and 45W wireless fast charging technology. It will have a 6.72-inch OLED display with full HD + resolution, i.e. 2,676 x 1,236 pixels, will offer 1.07 billion colors, a refresh rate of 120 Hz, and a touch sampling rate of 300 Hz. The smartphone will be equipped with a fingerprint sensor integrated into the screen.
A Price Of Around 510 Euros
The Honor V40 5G will run on Android 10 OS with Magic UI 4.0 as an overlay. The Honor V40 will measure 163.32 x 74.08 x 7.85mm and weigh around 184g. Under the hood, the smartphone will be powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ processor coupled with 8 GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 128 GB or 256 GB of UFS 2.1 storage.
Recent reports have revealed that in addition to a black colorway, the Honor V40 will also be available in blue and orange. Additionally, a screenshot of the price of the Honor V40 through a distributor’s warehouse appeared on Weibo. The listing says the device is priced at 3,999 yuan (~ $ 510).