OnePlus has recently confirmed that it will be debuting the OnePlus 6 flagship phone on May 17 in India and China. It will be exclusively available on Amazon India. A Twitter user has notified 91Mobiles about a new teaser that has appeared on Flipkart. It reveals that Huawei’s sub-brand Honor will be debuting the Honor 10 smartphone soon in India. Dubbed as the “The OnePlus Killer,” the Honor 10 will be exclusively available on Flipkart.
As it can be seen in the teaser below, Honor claims that Honor 10 is the most stunning smartphone ever that deliver best flagship performance. The Honor 10 will redefine the camera experience through AI (Artificial Intelligence).
The Honor 10 featuring a notched display design was recently launched in China. The company had confirmed earlier that it would be globally launching the phone in London on May 15. Since the Honor 10 is arriving as OnePlus killer, it is likely to around mid-May as the OnePlus 6 is going to debut on May 17 in India.
The Honor 10 that borrows specs from the Huawei P20 flagship is expected to hit India as a budget-friendly flagship phone. Both Honor 10 and OnePlus 6 are expected to be available in India with similar pricing.
The Honor 10 design includes an aluminum frame that is flanked between glass panels on both sides. It has a 5.84-inch IPS LCD display that supports 19:9 aspect ratio and Full HD resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. The Kirin 970 chipset powers the smartphone. The handset receives power from 3,400mAh battery that is equipped with support for SuperCharge 5V/4.5A fast charging.
The AI dual camera available on the rear side of the Honor 10 includes f/1.8 aperture 16-megapixel RGB sensor and 24-megapixel monochrome sensor. For shooting selfies, it has a 24-megapixel front-facing. The Honor 10 is loaded with Android 8.1 Oreo that is skinned with the latest EMUI 8.1 skin.
The Honor 10 featuring 64 GB storage + 6 GB RAM is available in China for 2,599 Yuan (`$410, ~Rs. 27,372). The 128 GB Honor 10 with 6 GB of RAM is priced at 2,999 Yuan (~$473, Rs. 31,580) in the home market.
The 64 GB and 128 GB OnePlus 5T were respectively made available for Rs. 32,999 and Rs. 37,999 in India. Features like notched display, waterproof glass body, 256 GB of internal storage, 8 GB of RAM and Snapdragon 845 that the OnePlus 6 will be arriving with a costlier price tag compared to the predecessor model. Rumors have claimed that the base model of the OnePlus 6 may cost Rs. 33,999.
It seems that the Honor 10 could be available in India with a cheaper pricing than OnePlus 6. Before drawing any conclusion, it is advisable to wait for the official unveiling of these phones.