Honor Note 10 Listed On Chinese Retail Site, Key Specifications Leaked


Huawei’s online brand Honor is soon expected to launch a new flagship device in China, dubbed the Honor Note 10. If rumors are to be believed, the smartphone will take on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. While no release date has been confirmed yet, the flagship phablet from Honor has been listed on JD.com, which suggests that its launch could be imminent. The Honor Note 10 will succeed the Honor Note 8, which was released in 2016. The phablet’s alleged specifications have also been revealed courtest of a new leak.

Honor Note 10: Listed Online by JD in China

Consumers in China can now register for the Honor Note 10 on JD.com. According to the Honor Note 10 listing on JD, registrations will remain open until the 25th of this month. This could mean that the Honor Note 10 will go on sale in China starting July 26th. The phablet’s pricing, however, has not been revealed by JD yet. If the information included in the JD listing is accurate, we can expect Honor to confirm the phablet’s official launch date within the next few days.

Honor Note 10: Leaked Specifications, Features

According to the latest leak, the Honor Note 10 will feature a huge 6.9-inch sized display with Quad HD+ resolution. While the display type hasn’t been specified, some rumors have suggested that the phablet will be equipped with a Super AMOLED display. Under the hood, Honor Note 10 will be powered by a Kirin 970 octa-core processor, just like other flagship Huawei and Honor smartphones launched in the recent past. The powerful octa-core SoC will be coupled with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.

In the camera department, Honor Note 10 is expected to feature a 24MP + 16MP dual-camera setup on the back, identical to the Honor 10. We can also expect to see the same AI-powered features like AI scene recognition and AI Portrait Mode. For selfies, the flagship device is said to feature a single 24MP sensor on the front.

One area where the Honor Note 10 will have a significant advantage over the Galaxy Note 9 and pretty much all other flagship devices is battery life. The latest leak suggests the Honor 10 will pack a humongous 6000mAh capacity battery with Super Charge fast charging support. The flagship phablet will also include a USB Type-C port and NFC support. In terms of software, the Honor Note 10 will be shipping with the Android 8.1 Oreo-based EMUI out of the box, likely the latest version 8.2.

Honor Note 10: Expected Price in India

The Honor Note 10 is likely to be the most expensive flagship device from Honor in case it is launched in India. And seeing how Huawei has increased its focus on the Indian market lately, it does seem highly likely that the Honor Note 10 will be making its way to India sometime in the coming weeks. Honor’s current flagship offering for the Indian market, the Honor 10 is priced at Rs.32,999. Since the Honor Note 10 is expected to be superior to the Honor 10 in many areas, we can expect the phablet to be priced somewhere around the Rs.40,000 mark in India.