Huawei Honor Magic 2 Review: 6 Cameras, 8GB RAM, Full Specs
Hurray! Now the world can confidently welcome a smartphone that has triple camera at the rear. Huawei Honor Magic 2 not only comes in with triple rear camera; it also comes with triple selfie camera and an in-display fingerprint scanner.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 was said to be expected to have an in-display scanner but when it arrived, it had it at the rear. We hope that at the time this Magic 2 arrives, it won’t be the same. As you can see, this smartphone promises a lot in terms of smartphone innovation.
Let’s take a look at some of the things that make the Huawei Honor Magic 2 tick. We shall take a good look at design, display, camera, software, performance and other features of the device.
In this article we talk about:
Design and Display of Huawei Honor Magic 2
Design type is aluminum alloy and glass certifying that this device is of high quality. Dimensions are 75.13 x 157.32 x 8.3 mm. it weighs 206 grams and comes in blue, red, and gray colors. Furthermore, the device is not water resistant, and it has no secondary display.
Display type of Huawei Honor Magic 2 is AMOLED capacitive touch screen of 16 million colors. Also, it comes in 6.39 inches. Pixels resolution is 1080 x 2340. Pixel density is 403ppi, screen to body ratio is 85.08 percent, and aspect ratio is 20:9. Protection features in the Huawei Honor Magic 2 are multi-touch up to 10 fingers, scratch resistant, Corning Gorilla Glass, 2.5D curved glass screen.
At the rear of Huawei Honor Magic 2 there are 16 MP, 24 MP and 16 MP cameras. Three in all and sure enough, the front cameras are also three. The selfie cameras are 16 MP, 2 MP, and 2 MP. The rear cameras come with flash features, and other features such as FHD recording, auto focus, continuous shooting, digital zoom.
Others are exposure compensation, face detection, panorama, scene mode, touch to focus, white balance settings. However, the most notable features are the advanced ones such as Leica technology in the triple rear camera.
Hardware and Software Features
Android 9 Pie is to run the show in the Huawei Honor Magic 2. The operating system works on EMUI 9.0 user interface. In addition to that, there are components of the hardware. Huawei Hisilicon KIRIN 980 SoC chipset with process technology 7nm will make multi-tasking easier in the device. CPU is Octa-core 2.6 GHz 8-Cores, and the GPU is ARM Mali-GPU Turbo 2.0.
Storage capacity and Sensors
Inside the Huawei Honor Magic 2 lives two variants storage spaces. There are 6GB/8GB of RAM. On the other hand, there internal storage are 128GB/256GB. The user can also increase stuffs with a microSD card. Furthermore, there are in-display fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, gyroscope, and compass.
Network and Connectivity
There are 2G, 3G, and 4G internet networks in Huawei Honor Magic 2. In view of this, the device is able to operate with GSM, WCDMA, HSDPA, and LTE. All these are able to have smooth operation inside dual Nano SIM card. Of course, there are slots provided.
In addition, components such as Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, hotspot, USB Type-C, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC, HDMI, and others support the connectivity features.
Battery Life in Huawei Honor Magic 2
Powering the smartphone is a 3400 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery that has fast charging technology but no wireless charging. It is hard to ascertain stand-by time for now.
Price and Availability
Pricing of Huawei Honor Magic 2 price starts around $700. It is hard to regulate prices sometimes. However, it may be hard for the device to sell for less. Regarding availability, Huawei Honor Magic 2 has just been announced in the month of October but may not be released until November 2018. Simply stated, the device is not available yet in the market.