Honor strengthens its IoT strategy with a new range of devices
HONOR strengthened its all-scenario IoT strategy with the launch of a comprehensive product line-up through a live stream press conference. The HONOR 9X PRO, the first HONOR smartphone pre-installed with the Huawei AppGallery, among the world’s top three app stores, marks the start of an intelligent, mobile and interconnected ecosystem for HONOR users.
HONOR also announced the global availability of the HONOR View 30 PRO, the first HONOR smartphone equipped with the Kirin 990 5G chipset, and introduced the brand new HONOR MagicBook Series with two sleek and lightweight laptops in a powerfully compact package for creators on-the-go, and the True Wireless Stereo (TWS), HONOR Magic Earbuds for fitness enthusiasts.
“Our unique portfolio of smart and cutting-edge products has expanded our IoT ecosystem and created a ubiquitous and seamless experience for our global customers,” said George Zhao, President of HONOR Global.
In addition, the HONOR MagicWatch 2 will now be even more customizable with a new line of watch straps called EasyFit Series, and it will also come with new health-tracking functions.
HONOR 9X PRO:
Equipped with the state-of-the-art 7nm Kirin 810 AI Chipset, a 48MP Triple Camera and a 6.59” HONOR FullView Display, the HONOR 9X PRO delivers an enhanced user experience with upgrades across performance, gaming, and photography.
Through the Huawei AppGallery, the HONOR 9X PRO has access to a wide variety of apps across Health & Fitness, Entertainment, Music, and Photography. With this secure platform, users can now easily and reliably install apps that complement their smart lifestyles.
Users can also utilize the SmartCare feature of the Huawei Assistant to access contextual cards for Stocks and Sports that covers 150 sporting events and more than 150 major stock markets. Furthermore, users can get insights into Calendar, Weather, Missed Calls, Phone Usage, and Data Consumption. More services in other categories will be added in due course.
The HONOR 9X PRO will be available in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from March 2020 and in the UAE soon after.
Developed with pioneering 5G technology and armed with the latest Kirin 990 Series chipset, the HONOR View 30 will deliver an industry-leading 5G experience as it enables a multitude of 5G applications in smart homes, travel, and gaming. It comes with a SuperSensing Triple Camera that comprises a 40MP Sony IMX600 Main Camera, a 12MP Super Wide-Angle Camera with Cine-Lens and an 8MP Telephoto Camera. Not only will this unique Matrix camera deliver amazing still photographs, the 12MP Cine-Lens is supported by a 16:9 customized sensor to create movie-grade photos and videos.
The highly anticipated HONOR View 30 PRO will be commercially available soon in the Middle East.
HONOR MagicBook 14/15:
The launch of the HONOR MagicBook series, which comprises the HONOR MagicBook 14 and HONOR MagicBook 15, marks the first time a product from HONOR’s PC category will be available to a global audience.
Catering to young people on-the-go, the HONOR MagicBook 14 lasts up to 10 hours in a single charge, and sports a compact Type-C charger with 65W fast charging capability. It has a FullView display with a high screen-to-body ratio, powerful core for ultra-fast performance and enhanced graphics, as well as smart interconnectivity between HONOR smartphones and the laptop.
Privacy is as important as design and performance on the laptop. The HONOR MagicBook Series comes equipped with a pop-up webcam that is discreetly hidden underneath the camera button on the keyboard.
To showcase the laptop’s superior battery life, which lasts up to 10 hours on a single charge, HONOR built a charging system capable of powering an electric quad bike, using just five HONOR MagicBook 14 units.
The HONOR MagicBook 14/15 (256GB) will be made available in markets from the end of March.
HONOR today introduced the EasyFit Series watch straps, made exclusively for the HONOR MagicWatch 2, which will be available in two sizes -46mm and 42mm. With eight new colors available and different strap materials to choose from, including fluoroelastomer(an eco-friendly hypoallergenic material) and high-quality Italian leather, you can customize your watch based on your specific activities and different outfits for any occasion.
There are six colors available for the fluoroelastomer, including Daylight Yellow, Olive Green, Reef Blue, Sky Blue, Lilac Purple, and Camellia Pink, and two colors, Wonderland Green and Wizard Purple, for the leather strap. The EasyFit Series straps will be globally available from April.
The HONOR MagicWatch 2 will be upgraded with the SpO2 via over-the-air software from the end of March 2020.
HONOR Magic Earbuds:
HONOR also introduced the HONOR Magic Earbuds, the ultimate truly wireless earbuds for fitness fans that combine the Hybrid Active Noise Cancelling Technology with a secure fit that can last through any workout.
Furthermore, it is equipped with a 10mm driver unit to deliver exceptional bass quality for music lovers. The HONOR Magic Earbuds are available in Pearl White and Robin Egg Blue and will be globally available from April 2020.