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The Honor 10 is practically just a cheaper Huawei P20

The Honor 10 is practically just a cheaper Huawei P20

However, the price of the new product from Huawei met all expectations. The phone sports a 5.84-inch 1080p LCD screen with a 2280x1080 pixels resolution and an aspect ratio of 19:9. The price of the flagship from Huawei will 26990 rubles for the version with 64 gigabytes of main memory, and 29990 for the version of smartphone with 128 GB of storage. The front camera houses a 24MP sensor. The device will be available online exclusively via Flipkart.

The Honor 10 smartphone is priced at CNY 2,600 ($415/€335) for the 64GB variant and CNY 3,000 ($480/€390) for its 128GB variant.

The new Honor 10 will be competing with the Motorola Moto Z2 Force, soon to be launched OnePlus 6 and Apple iPhone 6s Plus, among others. The device is powered by company's own a 2.4GHz octa-core HiSilicon's Kirin 970 processor, which is the most advanced Chipset of Huawei.

The device comes to India in Midnight Black and Phantom Blue color variants, while it launched in four color variants in Europe. The Honor 10 comes with a combination of 16 Megapixel of RGB Sensor and 24 Megapixel of Monochrome Sensor.

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The new Honor 10 brings powerful hardware, an AI chip for automated camera functions, and a beautifully crafted body to the mid-range segment, and that's great - but if you've been keeping an eye on recent phone launches, you'll notice that it's nearly identical to the Huawei P20 - and that's a good thing. The 24MP front-facing camera also utilizes AI with Light Fusion Technology to allow users to capture great selfies even in low light. Both the cameras also come with AI capabilities.

The smartphone is running on the latest Android 8.1 Oreo OS with custom iOS style EMUI 8.1 skin on the top. the EMUI is a custom Android OS based skin developed by Huawei/Honor, which offers a sleeve of features which are missing on the stock Android OS. It also has face unlock which is said to be super fast. It has dual SIM support, NFC, Bluetooth 4.2, a USB-C port, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

The brand with its India-first approach and recently launched smartphones has captured three per cent market share in the Indian smartphone market. As for updates, Honor hasn't confirmed anything just yet but we do expect the Honor 10 to at least receive the Android P update.