Honor X30 series unveiled with large displays and Dimensity chipsets
Ahead of China’s biggest shopping holiday – Single’s Day (November 11) Honor went ahead and released two new midrangers – the X30i and X30 Max. They are powered by MediaTek’s Dimensity chipsets, pack spacious LCDs and ample sized batteries.
Honor X30i 5G
X30i brings a 6.7” LCD with a 90Hz refresh rate and FHD+ resolution. There’s a punch-hole cutout centered at the top for its 8MP selfie cam while the back features three modules headlined by a 48MP main shooter. The remaining two are a 2MP macro cam and a 2MP depth sensor.
MediaTek’s Dimensity 810 5G chipset sits at the helm aided by 6 or 8GB RAM and 128/256GB storage. The phone also packs a 4,000 mAh battery with 22.5W charging. It’s just 7.45mm thick and weighs 175 grams.
Honor X30i comes in pink, silver, blue and black colors and starts at CNY 1,399($218) for the base 6GB RAM and 128GB storage trim. There’s an 8/128GB version for CNY 1,699 ($265) and a 8/256GB one for CNY 1,899 ($296). Pre-orders in China start later today while official sales kick off on November 11.
Honor X30 Max 5G
Honor X30 Max gets its name from the giant 7.09-inch FHD+ screen that sits up front. Add in dual speakers and a 5,000 mAh battery and you’ve got yourself a proper portable media consumption device.
X30 Max utilizes MediaTek’s Dimensity 900 chipset paired with 8GB RAM and up to 256 GB of storage. There’s a 64 MP main cam around the back next to a 2MP depth module. The selfie shooter comes out to 8MP.
Honor X30 Max 5G comes in black, blue and purple gradient colors and will retail from CNY 2,399 ($375) for the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage trim. The 256GB storage unit will go for CNY 2,699 ($422). Pre-orders start later today while official sales begin on November 11.
- 20 Nov 2021
For that, they must start actually selling theirs phones in the markets which they aren't doing, just doing advertising and keeping product for themselves !!
- joe nodden
- 29 Oct 2021
Did you just list one of the reasons to use an OLED over an LCD as a reason to use an LCD over an OLED? OLEDs consume much less power. That's a fact known by everyone. Especially on such a large panel where a massive backlight would be nee...
- 29 Oct 2021
It's very likely they do that because of battery life since an IPS LCD panel consumes less battery juice than an OLED panel.