A few days after the new Huawei P40 series was announced worldwide, their Honor sub-brand introduced the model to the Chinese market. Honor 30S.
This model ranks among the top middle class. It is the first device to contain the expected chipset Kirin 820 with support 5G networks.
Similar design as its predecessor
The design of the Honor 30S is based on its predecessor. That means he has butterflies 3D glass backwhich beautifully changes colors by the reflection of light. It is applied on the side of the device fingerprint reader. The dimensions are 75.0 x 162.3 x 8.6 mm and weighs 190 g.
The change occurred at the back of the device, where there are 4 cameras and a flash in the rectangle. You can buy Honor 30S in four colors: green, blue, black or red.
The Kirin 820 competes with flagships
The novelty includes a new 7 nm Kirin 820 processor with eight cores. The processor contains 1 x core Cortex - A76 clocked at 2,36 GHz, 3 x core Cortex - A76 clocked at 2,22 GHz and 4 x core Cortex - A55 clocked at 1,84 GHz.
Thanks to this processor, it can be compared to current flagships. It also has a powerful six-core graphics chip Mali - G57.
Large storage and 8 GB RAM
The new Honor 30S has up to 8 GB RAM LPDDR4X memory to ensure smooth operation of the device. It will be used to store photos, music, files and everything you need UFS 2.1 storage with a capacity of respectable 256 GB.
Large clear display
Anyone who likes large displays will definitely come to their senses. Honor 30S has 6,5 inch LTPS LCD display with sufficient resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels and support HDR10.
Support is a nice addition e-Reader mode for more comfortable reading. It also has Link Turbo, GPU Turbo and eye protection mode. An interesting feature is the software aging feature, which according to the company means that the feature keeps the UI sleek and smooth for more than 30 months.
Complete 5G support
Thanks to the Kirin 820 processor, the phone supports 5G SA / NSA. WiFi is also available to connect to the internet. Bluetooth 5.1 will take care of data transfer. If you prefer wired headphones you will be happy for 3,5 mm jack.
Unfortunately, Honor 30S does not contain NFC nor an IR blaster, to control home appliances.
40 W charging and Android 10
The Honor 30S is powered by a battery with an average capacity of up to 4200 mAh. When the battery runs out, no worries, the phone is equipped with fast 40 W charging via USB-C.
The operating system will take care of the intuitive and smooth environment Android 10 Q with superstructure Magic UI 3.1.1.
Great 64 MPx sensor
Four sensors will take care of capturing your great experience. The primary camera has a resolution of up to 64 MPx. He seconds you 8 MPx telephoto lens s 20 x digital zoom, 5 x hybrid zoom and 3x optical zoom.
It also has an ultra wide angle 8 MPx lens and 2 MxP a macro sensor that can capture images up to 4 cm. Unfortunately, the Honor 30S does not have optical stabilization.
It can create up to 4K video or record a slow motion at a speed 960 fps with resolution 720p. Electronic stabilization in combination with special AI stabilization will help you make video more stable.
And of course you will use the front for a selfie with friends 16 MPx a camera that is in the shooting area on the screen.
Available prices, but only for China
Honor 30S will stand in version with 128 GB storage and 8 GB RAM 2399 yuan, which is approx 306 € / 8 440 CZK and in version s 256 GB storage and 8 GB RAM 2699 yuan, that is 345 € / 9 500 CZK.
The first pre-sale pieces should be available from April 7, and offline sales in China will begin on April 10. Its global version has not been introduced yet and we have no information about it.
The smartphone, like other smartphones introduced for China, does not include support for our 4G networks, which would be unnecessary for local users. Therefore, it is necessary to wait for the global version.