Honor is ready to unveil its first foldable smartphone – the Honor Magic V – on January 10 next week. There have already been a lot of details pertaining to the device over the past couple of days, giving us a good idea of what to expect from the upcoming phone.
Now, even official renders and the Honor Magic V have also hit the internet, showcasing the entire design of the phone. As can be seen from the renders, the upcoming Magic V foldable platform will feature an inward-folding design similar to what we saw on the Huawei Mate X2 and Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3.
It is clear from the renders that the Honor Magic V’s display lid uses a center punch-hole display to house its alleged 42MP selfie camera. It is reportedly going to be a 6.45-inch OLED display with an FHD + screen resolution with a 120Hz refresh rate.
When unfolded, the Honor Magic V can work as a tablet with a 7.9-inch OLED display that supports a screen resolution of 2272×1984 pixels and a refresh rate of 90Hz. This means the device will have a slightly larger (internal) display than the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3, which has a 7.6-inch display.
On the back, it is equipped with a rectangular camera protrusion in which three cameras are located. These cameras are said to include a 50-megapixel main camera, a 50-megapixel ultra-wide camera, and a 50-megapixel spread spectrum camera.
Under the hood, the Honor Magic V will be powered by an eight-core Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset with up to 12GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage. Likewise, it is also backed by a 4,750mAh battery with 66W fast charging support.
In terms of software, we can expect the phone to ship with the new Magic UI 6.0 based on Android 12. In terms of pricing, it will likely be priced at 13,999 Yuan ($ 2196) and 14,999 Yuan ($ 2,353). ) respectively for the 12 GB + 256 GB and 12 GB + 512 GB variants in the Chinese market.