Honor launches Magic V foldable smartphone – Former Huawei subsidiary Honor has announced its first foldable smartphone, the Honor Magic V. It has a foldable design similar to Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold, and combines an internal folding display with a smaller external display. On January 10, China unveiled its folding device, which starts at, 9,999 (around $ 1,569) for the 256GB storage model. It will go on sale on January 18.
The Magic V features a 7.9-inch, corner-to-corner folding screen with a resolution of 2272 x 1984; 90Hz refresh rate and aspect ratio 10: 9. The internal resolution of 2208 x 1768 is slightly larger than the 7.6-inch Samsung’s Z Fold 3. The interior of the Magic V looks like it used two 21: 9 screens side by side.
The Magic V has a 6.45-inch outer screen (compared to the 6.2 for Samsung) which is slightly larger than the Z Fold 3, with a resolution of 2560 x 1080; It has 120Hz refresh rate and 21: 9 aspect ratio.
When folded, the Magic V measures 72.7 mm wide; Thickness 14.3 mm. It is 160.4 mm high and 141.1 mm wide and 6.7 mm thick when spread out. It’s slightly larger than Samsung’s latest Z Fold and has a slimmer design when folded. Honor folds make it a little heavier. Orange It will be available in three colors: silver and black.
Inside The Magic V uses Qualcomm’s latest chipset,
the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, and comes with 12GB of RAM and 256GB or 512GB of storage. It has a 4,750 mAh battery that can charge up to 66W and can be charged up to 50% in 15 minutes. It is compatible with 5G and runs Honor’s Magic UI 6.0 software on top of Android 12, and at the same time supports display of multiple app windows, Honor said.
As for the cameras, Honor has three foldable 50-megapixel sensors: main sensor; ultrawide camera and Honor’s “spectrum enhanced camera.” There are three things called You will need to work with the company for details on how this third camera works. The Magic V features a pair of 42-megapixel selfie cameras; It has a built-in camera on the outside and a built-in camera on the inside.
Oppo recently announced its Find N late last year, and Huawei , the former parent company of Xiaomi and Honor, also has clamshell devices. Magic V is still waiting to see when the global release will be available.