[Update: Launch on October 22] Honor 20 Youth Edition aka Honor 20 Lite to Launch in China Today: Specs, Features

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Honor 20 Youth Edition

Update on October 15th, 12:30 PM: Honor 20 Youth Edition (or 20 Lite) is confirmed to be launched on October 22 in China. The company has put out a post on its official Weibo account to announce the same. The device will sport a Full HD+ AMOLED screen and an in-display fingerprint sensor.

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Looks like there are a lot of new smartphones being launched today. While the talk of the town today will mostly be about the Pixel 4 launch, the Chinese smartphone market is also scheduled to see a couple of new launches today. Realme, for example, is all set to officially announce the Realme X2 Pro in China while in this article, we shall talk about Huawei sub-brand Honor, who will launch the Honor 20 You Edition – also known as the Honor 20 Lite – in China today. Let us now take a closer look at the spec-sheet of this new handset, shall we?

Honor 20 Youth Edition: Specifications, hardware

The Honor 20 Youth Edition is a proper mid-range smartphone from Honor and from what is currently known, will come powered by the Kirin 810 SoC from Huawei. This is a mid-range chipset from Huawei-owned HiSilicon. The phone will also feature up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. The phone will also be sold in 4GB and 6GB RAM options with 64GB and 128GB of storage. It will reportedly get a 6.3-inch OLED display with FHD+ display with a waterdrop notch at the top. As per a TENAA listing, the phone will be internally known as the LRA-AL00. The camera setup on the Honor 20 Youth Edition consists of a triple camera setup at the rear and a single 16M front-facing camera. The triple rear camera setup includes a 48MP primary camera, a secondary 8-megapixel ultra wide-angle camera, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The primary camera uses the Sony IMX586 sensor. The phone also gets a 4000mAh battery with support 20W fast charging. At launch, the phone will also run WMUI 9.1.1 atop an Android 9 Pie core. Like other handsets in its price range, the Honor 20 Youth Edition supports dual SIM cards.

Honor 20 Youth Edition: Pricing availability

The pricing of the Honor 20 Youth Edition is yet to be announced by the company and should be out later today. The phone will be sold on black and green color options. It remains unclear if and when the Honor 20 Youth Edition would eventually make it to India anytime soon.



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