Honor presented the Honor V40 5G (View40 5G) with a Dimensity 1000+ chipset

22 January 2021, 01:57:43

Honor presented the Honor V40 5G (View40 5G) with a Dimensity 1000+ chipsetThe first Honor smartphone, released after it separated as a company from Huawei, is the Honor V40 5G a.k.a. Honor View40. The smartphone has the same display fitted on the Huawei Nova 8 Pro. This a 6.72-inch OLED unit with a 3D glass curved at an 80-degree. The display uses Chip-on-Pi (COP) display packaging and offers a peak brightness of 800 nits. It supports 120Hz refresh rate and 300Hz touch sampling rate. It also supports 10-bit color through dithering (8-bit+FRC). The resolution of the display is 1236 x 2676 pixels and it is TUV Rheinland Eye Safety Certified. An in-display fingerprint sensor, color temperature sensor, vibration motors, gyroscope, compass, proximity, light, and accelerometer complete the list of onboard sensors.

The camera department comprises of two front and three rear shooters. On the front, there's a pill-shaped cutout in the display's top-left corner for a 32MP main camera with an f/2.0 aperture and an 8MP ultra-wde angle unit. The main front camera supports EIS video stabilization and is capable of recording 4K videos. On the back, the primary shooter packs a 50MP RYYB sensor with an f/1.8 aperture. It supports omni-directional PDAF and laser AF. The camera can shoot 4K videos at 60 fps and is adjoined by an 8MP utrla-wide-angle camera with a 120° field of view, f/2.2 aperture. Finally, there's a 2MP macro lens.

The Honor V40 5G is powered by a 4000 mAh battery that supports 66W fast wired charging, 50W wireless charging, and 5W reverse charging. Processing power depends on a MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ chipset with an octa-core 2.6GHz CPU and a nona-core Mali-G77 GPU. It is paired to 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB or 256GB of UFS 2.1 storage. The smartphone runs on Android 10 with Magic UI 4.0 on top. It supports Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi 6 with 2x2 MiMO, 5G, NFC, infrared, VoLTE, and ViLTE. A 3.5 mm jack is missing but there's a USB Type-C 2.0 port on board.

The glass body of the Honor V40 5G is available in Night Black, Titanium Silver, and Rose Gold colors. The model is priced as follows:

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