Honor announces in China its new folding screen smartphone, the Magic Vs. Similar to the Magic V in terms of format, it gains updated components, an enriched photo component, and should not be reserved for its domestic market.
Expected alongside the 80 series, the Magic Vs has just been formalized by Honor. The folding smartphone, the second model of its kind in the catalog of the Chinese brand, brings slight modifications to the Magic V presented at the very beginning of the year and reserved for the national market. It retains more or less the format, its interior screen displaying a vertical fold, but gains in lightness. It weighs only 261 g, compared to 288 grams for its predecessor, and is now 6.1 mm thick.
Honor claims that his screen will not have a groove where it folds to be seen. Because it uses a new hinge design that has only 4 parts instead of the usual 92 pieces but will still be strong. From laboratory tests, it can be folded up to 400,000 times or used 100 times a day for up to 10 years.
The display itself, unfolded inside, is 7.9 inches wide, is an OLED with a resolution of 2272×1984 pixels, a refresh rate of 90Hz, and a maximum brightness of 800 nits. Looking at the specifications, it is the same as the screen of the original Magic V.
The outer screen is a 6.45-inch OLED with a resolution of 2560 × 1080 pixels, but has a refresh rate of up to 120Hz, supports HDR10 +, and both screens support a 10bit color depth, allowing them to display up to one billion shades.
Honor Magic Vs is powered by the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chip, although it’s not the latest, but it’s powerful enough to go through all applications anyway. By this large screen, there is no space for yellow bags to go, but he announced that it would Supports the use of a stylus Magic Pen that connects to a mobile phone via Bluetooth.
The Honor Magic Vs has also upgraded the camera with a triple rear camera setup. The main camera is a 54MP (f/1.9) Sony IMX800 sensor. There is also a 50MP ultra-wide camera that can also function as a macro camera. Finally, it still gives The 3x telephoto camera is 8MP, the outer selfie camera is 16MP (f/2.45), and the front camera is 16MP.
This one offers a 5000mAh battery, fast charging 66W, which he says can charge 100% within 46 minutes. Unboxing will use the recently released MagicOS 7.0 system. But cover over only Android 12.
This time there will be five color options: orange, blue and black, with the other two available for high-capacity models. is black and gold. The 8/256GB version is priced at 7,499 yuan (around $1050), the 12/256GB is 7,999 yuan (around $1120), and the top 12/512GB variant is 8,999 yuan ($1260).
Now it’s open for pre-order in China and will start selling for real on November 30, and even though the CEO has not specified whether Honor Magic Vs will be sold abroad as well or not.
Do not forget to follow us on our Facebook group and page to keep you always aware of the latest advances, News, Updates, review, and giveaway on smartphones, tablets, gadgets, and more from the technology world of the future.