Honor 20i and Honor MagicBook 2019 Launch Scheduled for April 17 in China

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Honor has shared a post on Weibo announcing that it is going to launch the Honor 20i on 17th April in China. In another post on Weibo, the brand has revealed that it is going to launch the MagicBook 2019 on 17th April, which is the same day when the brand is going to launch the Honor 20i. And, it is very likely that the Honor 20i and the MagicBook 2019 will launch at the same event.

The brand has shared a video of the Honor 20i with the announcement post, which reveals that the Honor 20i will have a U-shaped notch display, and the USP of the device will be its 32MP front-facing AI-assisted camera. So far, Honor hasn’t launched any Honor 20 series device in China. The Honor 20i will be the first Honor 20 series device to launch in the country.

As for the MagicBook 2019, Honor has shared an image with the announcement post. The image shows the MagicBook 2019 from an angle, but it does not mention any specifications or highlight features of the laptop. From the image, we can confirm that the MagicBook 2019 will have a USB Type-C port, USB Type-A port, and an HDMI port. Honor entered into the laptop market just last year with the launch of the MagicBook, And the MagicBook 2019 is expected to come as the successor to the first-generation MagicBook.


Honor 20i Expected Specifications

Honor 20i on Geekbench

There isn’t much we know about the Honor 20i, apart from what Honor has revealed through the teaser video. However, there is speculation going around that the Honor 20i is the same device codenamed Honor HRY-TL00T / AL00T / AL00Ta that was leaked on TENAA recently. According to the TENAA listing, this leaked device has a 6.2-inch display with Full HD+ resolution, 24MP + 8MP + 2MP triple-camera at the back, a 32MP camera at the front, Kirin 710 SoC, 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM options, 64GB and 128GB storage options, Android 9 Pie OS, and a 3320mAh battery. The listing on TENAA also has a few images of the device in question. These images reveal that the device will have a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and a gradient color scheme on the back panel.

Honor MagicBook 2019 Expected Specifications

So far, neither the brand has revealed the specifications of the MagicBook 2019, nor there has been any leak of the laptop. Therefore, we don’t know anything for sure what the MagicBook 2019 could offer. That being said, the MagicBook 2019 could come with the usual improvements such as longer battery backup, more processing power, slimmer chassis, faster storage, and updated connectivity options.

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