- Honor will debut the Honor 100 series smartphones on November 23 in China.
- Chinese tipsters tip the complete specifications of the upcoming devices.
- Honor is likely to debut smartphones in other markets, including India.Â
Honor is set to unveil the successor to the Honor 90 series smartphones on November 23 in China. The former Huawei-owned brand will unveil the Honor 100 and Honor 100 Pro smartphones at the event. The number series smartphones are helping Honor to regain its past charm in the smartphone market. Honor re-entered the Indian market with the vanilla Honor 90 5G smartphone.
The company partnered with PSAV Global to facilitate its entry back to India under the HonorTech branding. The upcoming Honor smartphones were recently spotted in GeekBench, which revealed the chipset and other details. A couple of tipsters have revealed the specifications and pricing of the forthcoming smartphones ahead of their debut in China.
The tipsters confirm that the Honor will equip the upcoming smartphones with a 6.78-inch AMOLED display. Honor will equip the smartphones with a quad-curved panel, confirmed with the real-life images recently revealed. The Chinese OEM will equip the vanilla 100 model with a single punch-hole cut-out on the center. The Pro model will feature dual camera optics on the front, making way for a pill-shaped cut-out in the center.
The vanilla model will sport a dual rear camera setup placed in a rectangular shape with a semi-circular decorative band, making it attractive. The setup will comprise a 50MP Sony IMX 906 primary sensor with Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) support. The primary sensor will be paired with a 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens. Honor will equip the device with a 50MP Sony IMX 816 selfie camera on the single punch-hole cut-out.
In contrast, the Honor 100 Pro will have a triple-rear camera setup with a similar placement. The device will sport a similar 50MP Sony IMX 906 primary sensor with OIS and a secondary 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens. Honor will also equip the smartphone with a tertiary 32MP telephoto lens. The 100 Pro smartphone is rumoured to feature a 50MP Sony IMX 816 sensor and 32MP secondary selfie cameras.
The 3C certifications obtained by the smartphones confirmed that it will support 100W wired fast charging tech. The tipsters add that Honor will equip the smartphones with a 5450mAh battery. The upcoming Honor smartphones are also tipped to feature NFC, dual speakers, an IR blaster, an X-axis linear motor, and more. The smartphones are rumoured to launch in black, white, and gradient finish colour options.
The GeekBench listing confirmed that Qualcomm Snapdragon 7 Gen 3 SoC will power the vanilla model. The Chinese OEM will launch the smartphone at RMB 2,799 (approx. Rs 33,350) for the base variant with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage. The middle variant with 16GB RAM and 256GB and the top-end variant with 16GB RAM and 512GB storage will be priced at RMB 3,099 (approx. Rs 36,000) and RMB 3,399 (approx. Rs 39,600).
Honor 100 Pro will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset and debut in similar RAM and storage variants. Honor is likely to launch the smartphone at RMB 3,699 (approx. Rs 43,000), RMB 3,999 (approx. Rs 46,500), and RMB 4,299 (approx. Rs 50,000). The smartphones are confirmed to run on Magic OS based on Android 13 out of the box.