Honor will equip the X20 SE 5G smartphone with the Dimensity 700 SoC
We know that the smartphone will be based on the MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor. This chip contains eight computing cores with a clock frequency of up to 2.2 GHz, a graphics ARM Mali-G57 MC2 accelerator and a 5G modem. We do not know the amount of RAM and the capacity of the flash drive yet.
The device will receive a 6.6-inch display with a small hole for a single front camera. A panel with a refresh rate of 90 Hz will be available. Power will be provided by a rechargeable battery with support for fast 22.5-watt charging.
We know that a three-piece design is provided for the rear camera. So far, we know only the resolution of the main unit: 64 megapixels. Apparently, it will arrive with a module with wide-angle optics, as well as a sensor for macro photography or obtaining information about the depth of the scene.
The official presentation of Honor X20 SE will take place in the second half of this year. There is no information about the estimated price yet.
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Honor will release two smartphones with flexible display
Network sources report that the Honor brand; which recently split from Huawei due to US sanctions, is designing at least two smartphones with flexible displays.
The website of the China’s National Intellectual Property Administration (CNIPA) has reported that Honor has registered two trademarks for future devices. These are the Honor Magic Fold and Honor Magic Flip.
It is noted that in the second half of this year, the Honor Magic Fold smartphone, made in a book format, will debut. This device will have a large flexible display that folds into the body. When unfolded, the gadget can function as a small tablet. The device has a powerful Snapdragon 888 Pro processor; which has not yet been official yet.
As for the Honor Magic Flip, it will probably get a clamshell format – like the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip and Motorola Razr. The announcement of this device may take place next year.
According to forecasts by Counterpoint Technology Market Research; this year global shipments of smartphones with flexible display will be at the level of 7.5 million units. In 2022, sales could reach 18.3 million units.