Honor is launching a new budget-friendly smartphone in China on November 21. This device is the less powerful variant of the Honor 10 and will go by the name Honor 10 Youth Edition in China. For the rest of the world, the phone is expected to be simply called the Honor 10 Lite. The company has already confirmed the launch date for this device. Now, it has also started to take pre-orders for the phone on VMall and JD.com in China. If you are interested in purchasing this handset, then you should probably get online and reserve one for yourself now.
Honor 10 Lite Pre-Orders Begin
The Honor 10 Lite a.k.a the Honor 10 Youth Edition, will be launched in China on November 21 at an event held in Beijing. Chinese actor and singer, Zhy Zhengting, has been appointed as the brand ambassador for this phone. We have already seen a couple of teasers and official photos of the upcoming device. It has also appeared on TENAA and thus, revealed all its specifications.
This a good looking budget smartphone and if you want one on the day of launch, you have the opportunity to pre-book it online. If you are in China, you can now head over to Vmall.com or JD.com and reserve the phone for a minimal fee. The website doesn’t reveal the price just yet, but we will know that in a couple of days. The Honor 10 Youth Edition is expected to cost well below 2,000 yuan, or INR 20,000.
Honor makes plenty of other budget and mid-range smartphones similar to Honor 10 Lite. However, this phone is set apart thanks to its gradient design that resembles the more premium Honor 10. According to the company, this should make the phone especially appealing for the youth. The phone will be available in quite a few color options.
Honor 10 Lite Specifications and Supreme Edition
The Honor 10 Lite/Youth Edition is a well-equipped budget smartphone and comes with a 6.2-inch Full HD+ display. The TENAA listing revealed that the phone will be powered by an octa-core chipset. Various reports and rumors suggest that it could either be the Snapdragon 710 or the Kirin 670/710. Both of these are capable chipsets and will definitely give these phones an edge over competitors.
A vertically placed dual-camera setup will be available at the back of the phone, where you will also find the fingerprint scanner. For selfies, a 24MP camera will be placed inside a notch up front. You can expect the phone to have up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The device is said to pack a 3320mAh capacity battery and run Android 9.0 Pie based EMUI 9 software out of the box.
Honor is also said to collaborate with Supreme to release the Honor 10 Lite Supreme Edition. Supreme is a popular skateboard and clothing brand established in New York. The brand has taken over the internet and is a big trendsetter. The Supreme Edition smartphone will feature a red colored body along with the Supreme logo at the back. In terms of hardware, it is expected to be similar to the standard Honor 10 Lite. Once again, this edition will attract the younger audience and help improve sales for Honor. You can expect this variant to be priced higher than the standard model.
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