Honor 30S is finally live on the Market, which is the first phone in the Honor 30 series. Honors 30S comes with dual-mode 5G support using the Huawei’s new Kirin 820 5G chipset. The phone also features a quad-camera setup with a 64-megapixel camera as well. It is to be noted this phone relies on Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) meaning there won’t be any Google services on the Phone. It runs on the latest version of Android 10.
Honor 30S Specifications
Honor 30S comes with a 6.5-inch full HD+ display with a good 90.3% screen-to-body ration and 405-pixel density. When it comes to the Internals, the Phone is powered by Huawei’s latest Kirin 820 chipset with 5G support. Kirin 820 5G is an octa-core processor with one Cortex A-76 core clocked at 2.36GHz, three Cortex A-76 cores clocked at 2.22 GHz, and four Cortex A-55 cores clocked at 1.84GHz as well. It also features a Mali-G57 CPU for the GPU department. 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM is also placed under the hood. For the internal storage, it packs up to 256GB of UFS 2.1 internal storage with NM Card expansion available.
For the cameras, we have a quad camera setup to the back with a 64-megapixel primary shooter with f/1.8 aperture. Apart from the main shooter it also accommodates an 8-megapixel wide-angle camera, a 2-megapixel macro camera and finally an 8-megapixel telephoto lens with up to 2x optical zoom, 5x hybrid zoom and 20x digital zooms. To the front, a 16-megapixel camera is housed in a hole punch cutout to the top left corner.
Honor 30S runs on Magic UI 3.1.1 on top of Android 10. When it comes to connectivity, it features dual-mode 5G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.1, WiFi, Baidu, GPS, and Glonass. The 30S comes with a 4,000mAh battery with support for 40W wired charging. Proximity sensor, gyroscope, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, etc are also placed on the phone.
Honor 30S Pricing
Honor 30S is priced at CNY 2,399 which is roughly Rs. 25,500 in India for the base variant with 8GB of RAM and 128GB internal storage. The top-end variant with 8GB + 256GB is priced at around CNY 2,699 which is roughly Rs. 29,000. Sales start from April 7th in three different color options including Black, Green, and White.