Honor the sub-brand of Huawei recently announced that the company will soon launch its upcoming new smartphone i.e. Honor Magic 2 in China on October 31. Now ahead of its official launch, the smartphone has been spotted on the TENAA certification website in China. The website revealed its complete specifications with no images. To recall, the Honor Magic 2 will be the successor of the Honor Magic which was launched way back in 2016.
According to the TENAA listing, the Honor Magic 2 will sport a 6.39-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a resolution of 2340 × 1080 pixels. The smartphone has a 19.5:9 screen to body ratio. The device will be powered by the company’s own Hisilicon Kirin 980 chipset paired with Mali-G76MP10 GPU. The device will come in two variants. One with 8 GB of RAM with 256 GB of onboard storage and other with 6 GB of RAM with 128 GB of inbuilt storage. However, the device will not have a microSD card slot.
The main highlight of the device is its mechanical sliding camera mechanism which will contain the front-facing camera and other sensors which is same like on Vivo NEX and Oppo Find X smartphones. The display will come without a notch which will also have a higher screen-to-body ratio. Since the listing does not tell about the fingerprint sensor, the handset is expected to sport an in-screen fingerprint scanner.
Further, the listing tells that the phone will have triple rear camera setup which will be of 16 MP, 24 MP and again a 16MP telephoto lens with LED flash. For the selfies, the device will have a 16 MP Selfie shooter with two TOF lenses for 3D face unlock. The smartphone will run on Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9.0 skin atop. The phone will be powered by a 3400 mAh battery with 40 watt Magic Charger.
As the listing suggests, Connectivity options in Honor Magic 2 include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C.