Huawei’s Honor has launched a new smartphone for the Chinese market, Honor 10 Lite aka Honor 10 Youth Edition. Android Pie software, 90% screen-to-body ratio and 6GB RAM are some of the highlight features of the smartphone.
As the name suggests, the Honor 10 Lite is a trimmed down version of the Honor 10 smartphone that was launched in May 2018. The Honor 10 is a high-end flagship device competing with other flagship smartphones, but the Honor 10 Lite is for the mid-range segment.
Specifications of Honor 10 Lite (Honor 10 Youth Edition)
The smartphone flaunts a 6.21-inch FHD+ IPS LCD display having a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. In this handset, you get Huawei’s own 12nm Kirin 710 octa-core SoC with up to 2.2 GHz speed.
For graphics, there is an ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU as well as the GPU Turbo technology that can boost the gaming performance by up to 60% while reducing overall power consumption from the processor by up to 30%.
As far as the RAM and storage is concerned, Honor 10 Lite will be available in 4GB RAM + 64GB storage, 6GB RAM + 64GB storage, and 6GB RAM + 128GB storage options. The storage can be expanded further via microSD card.
The smartphone holds a dual-camera setup at the rear with 13-megapixel+2-megapixel sensors, while the front has a 24-megapixel selfie snapper.
Other specifications include a 3400mAh capacity battery, fingerprint sensor, EMUI 9.0 custom skin on top of Android 9.0 Pie. For connectivity, you get Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS + GLONASS and a microUSB 2.0.
Pricing and Availability of Honor 10 Lite
The Honor 10 Lite is now open for pre-orders in China via e-commerce platform VMall and the sale will start tomorrow, i.e. November 22. The price starts at CNY 1,399 (around INR 14,300) for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant.
The 6GB RAM + 64GB storage model is priced at CNY 1,699 (around INR 17,400), and the top model with 6GB RAM + 128GB storage costs at CNY 1,899 (around INR 19,500).