Honor is working on 5G phones powered by Qualcomm chipsets

Yordan, 06 January 2021

Huawei sold its Honor brand in an attempt to save the subsidiary’s business and employees. The now-independent company is not hindered by the US sanctions anymore, meaning it could get back on track in launching smartphones with US technologies in them.

According to insiders from China, this is exactly what is happening right now - Honor is working with Qualcomm to develop a 5G smartphone.

Honor is working on 5G phones, powered by Qualcomm chipsets

While we don’t have information on what phone it is or what chipset will be used in the device, we are pretty sure it is not the Honor V40 series - the upcoming phones should go official in two weeks with a Dimensity 1000+ SoC.

Source (in Chinese) | Via


Reader comments


  • Pete

Imagine the big mess that will cause.

  • Petr

Notice how these chip companies and 0hone companies take care of their wealthy consumers first to sell to their small niche market. Now after one year they are considering 5G chips for the not wealthy consumers which are 90 percent of their sel...

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