The Honor V30 and V30 Pro (also known as Honor View30 and View30 Pro) have already been released recently, as announced several days ago. The expectations that these have been originating for months were high, but they have been covered very well by the Chinese manufacturer, in order not to disappoint its consumers.
The features and specifications we find in these two phones are the highest and top today. This has a slight impact on its price, although the quality-price ratio they presume is very good, if not enviable, standing out as well as economic mobiles.
Honor V30, the standard model ready to fight with the biggest
We will start talking about the Honor V30, which is the central model of this series. The screen you have consists of a diagonal of 6.57 inches. To counteract the large size of it, very few frames hold it, which gives it a more premium look at the same time. The panel technology is also IPS LCD and the resolution it offers is FullHD + 2,400 x 1,080 pixels. Since it is not AMOLED, it does not carry the fingerprint reader under the screen, but on the side. The screen also has a pill-shaped perforation in the upper left corner to house a double selfie camera, which is 32 MP with aperfura f / 2.0 and AIS + 8 MP with aperture f / 2.2 and a wide-angle field view of 105 °.
On the back is located a triple camera system It has a Sony IMX600 40 MP main sensor with f / 1.8 aperture, an 8 MP wide angle lens with f / 2.2 aperture, 109 ° vision and Light Fusion technology, and an 8 MP telephoto shutter with f / 2.4 aperture and 3X optical zoom. The module is implanted in a rectangular housing with soft corners in which an LED flash is also positioned.
The processor that powers it is the new Kirin 990 with 5G support, a chipset that has a node size of 7 nm from TSMC, works at a maximum clock frequency of 2.86 GHz and incorporates the Mali-G76 MP16 GPU. This is paired with a 6 GB RAM and an internal storage space of 128/256 GB. The battery that makes everything work at maximum is 4,200 mAh capacity and has support for fast charging of 40 watts.
The customization layer Magic UI 3.0.1 is on Android 10 in the Honor V30, as well as support for the following connectivity options: Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, dual nanoSIM, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS and 5G (NSA and SA).
Honor V30 Pro: what does this advanced model have to offer?
In terms of screen, we find exactly the same 6.57-inch IPS LCD panel with 2,400 x 1,080p FullHD + resolution and already detailed drilling of the Honor V30, who is the younger brother of this version. The differences in aesthetics are not noticeable, so it is also identical identical.
The processor and ROM memory options are also the same, being the Kirin 990 5G with 128/256 GB of internal storage the protagonists of its interior along with a larger RAM, yes, 8 GB. The battery looks a bit reduced – exactly at 4,100 mAh – but, in addition to having the same support for fast charging of 40 watts per cable, it also adds 27-watt wireless charging and reverse charging technology.
With regard to the camera system, there are no major changes. The selfie camera contains the same dual 32 MP sensor with aperfura f / 2.0 and AIS + 8 MP with f / 2.2 aperture and a wide-angle field view of 105 °. The triple rear camera also has a Sony IMX600 40 MP primary sensor, but with an f / 1.6 aperture and Dual OIS. The other two rear camera sensors are a 12 MP wide angle with f / 2.2, 109 ° field vision and Ligth Fusion technology, and an 8 MP telephoto lens with f / 2.4 and 3X optical zoom. In this we also find Magic UI 3.0 on Android 10 and the same connectivity options.
Technical data sheets of both mobiles
|SCREEN||6.57 "IPS LCD with 2,400 x 1,080 FullHD + resolution and screen hole||6.57 "IPS LCD with 2,400 x 1,080 FullHD + resolution and screen hole|
|PROCESSOR||Kirin 990 5G||Kirin 990 5G|
|GPU||Mali-G76 MP16||Mali-G76 MP16|
|RAM||6 GB||8 GB|
|INTERNAL STORAGE SPACE||128 or 256 GB||128 or 256 GB|
|REAR CAMERAS||Principal: Sony IMX600 40 MP with f / 1.8 + Wide angle: 8 MP (109º) with f / 2.2 and Light Fusion + Telephoto: 8 MP with f / 2.4 and 3x optical zoom||Principal: Sony IMX600 40 MP with f / 1.6 and Dual OIS + Wide angle: 12 MP (109º) with f / 2.2 and Light Fusion + Telephoto: 8 MP with f / 2.4 and 3x optical zoom|
|FRONT CAMERAS||32 MP with f / 2.0 and AIS + 8 MP (105 °) with f / 2.2||32 MP with f / 2.0 and AIS + 8 MP (105 °) with f / 2.2|
|BATTERY||4,200 mAh with fast 40 W charging||4,100 mAh with fast 40 W charging + 27 W wireless charging + reverse charging|
|OS||Android 10 under Magic UI 3.0.1||Android 10 under Magic UI 3.0.1|
|CONNECTIVITY||Wi-Fi 802.11 ac / Bluetooth 5.1 / GPS + GLONASS / Support Dual-SIM / 4G LTE / 5G (NSA Y SA)||Wi-Fi 802.11 ac / Bluetooth 5.1 / GPS + GLONASS / Support Dual-SIM / 4G LTE / 5G (NSA Y SA)|
|OTHER FEATURES||SIDE fingerprint reader / Face recognition / USB-C||SIDE fingerprint reader / Face recognition / USB-C|
|DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT||162.7 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm and 213 g||162.7 x 75.8 x 8.8 mm and 206 g|
Prices and availability
These phones have been launched in China under the following color variants: blue (‘Ocean Blue’), black (‘Galaxy Black’), white (‘Icelandic frost’) and orange (‘Sunrise Orange’). While they were presented along with all their details, Availability dates for other countries are currently unknown. For now, these are the price tags they bring:
- Honor V30 (128/256 GB): 3,299 and 3,699 yuan (~ 425 and 479 euros to change, respectively).
- Honor V30 Pro (128/256 GB): 3,899 and 4,199 yuan (~ 503 and 541 euros to change, respectively).