Honor Set to Re-enter India After Three Years with the Honor 90 Series
In an exciting development, Honor is all set to make its re-entry into the Indian market after a hiatus of three years. The company is making its comeback with the highly anticipated Honor 90 Series of smartphones. This series is expected to introduce a range of mid-premium smartphones that are poised to capture the attention of tech enthusiasts and smartphone aficionados alike.
The Honor 90 Series, consisting of the Honor 90 and the Honor 90 Pro models, has already been launched in China in May, creating a buzz among smartphone enthusiasts. These models are equipped with the latest Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 SoC and boast an impressive 200MP primary camera, promising exceptional photographic capabilities.
Competitive Pricing and Expected Variants
In terms of pricing, the 12GB + 256GB model of the Honor 90 Series was priced around ₹29,000 in China. While reports suggest that the Indian pricing might hover around ₹35,000, insider sources hint at a price point of around ₹45,000. This strategic pricing puts the Honor 90 Series in direct competition with other popular smartphones such as the OnePlus Nord 3 5G, iQOO Neo 7 Pro, Poco F5 5G, OnePlus 11R, Oppo Reno 10 Pro, and Nothing Phone (2).
Honor’s Strategic Return to India
The return of Honor to the Indian market is spearheaded by the former Realme CEO, Madhav Seth. The company has forged a partnership with PSEB Global, leveraging its extensive distribution network of over 5,000 retail partners across more than 100 cities in India. The imminent launch of the Honor 90 Series is expected to mark a significant milestone in this journey of resurgence.
Distinguishing Features of the Honor 90 Series
Setting the two models apart, the Honor 90 and the Honor 90 Pro offer intriguing differences. The Honor 90 Pro features a 6.7-inch FHD+ OLED 120Hz Quad-Curved Display, while the Honor 90 Pro Pro boasts a slightly larger 6.78-inch FHD+ OLED 120Hz Quad-Curved Display. These models are powered by distinct processors, with the Honor 90 equipped with the Snapdragon 7 Gen 1, and the Honor 90 Pro boasting the more potent Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor.
Impressive Camera and Battery Capabilities
Both models of the Honor 90 Series promise users an exceptional camera experience. With a 12MP ultra-wide camera and a remarkable 200MP primary camera, both models deliver stunning photographic results. The Honor 90 also includes a 2MP depth camera, while the Pro variant enhances zoom capabilities with a 32MP telephoto camera. Furthermore, both phones feature a 50MP front camera, ensuring superior quality for selfies and video calls. The Pro model goes a step further with an additional 2MP secondary front camera, enriching the selfie experience.
In terms of battery life, both phones are equipped with a substantial 5000mAh battery. The Vanilla model offers 66W fast charging support, while the Pro model takes it up a notch with 90W fast charging support.
With its strong return to the Indian market, the Honor 90 Series is poised to captivate consumers with its advanced features, competitive pricing, and an impressive overall package.