With the Honor Magic 2 we have a real highlight in the house: On October 26, the spectacular rimless smartphone will be presented. Already, the key technical details of the phone have been leaked – and in one important detail, the Honor Magic 2 threatens to become a big disappointment.
Huawei is no slouch: Proud of the battery in the new Mate 20 Pro (pictured above) is 4.200 mAh. This is not surprising: Traditionally, the Chinese manufacturer is donating large batteries to its top smartphones, thus serving the growing customer demand for longer battery life. For the subsidiary brand Honor, the group seems to be less generous, as a glance at the new Honor Magic 2 proves.
Honor Magic 2: Inferior battery capacity of the in-house Huawei competition
The Honor Magic 2 has a built-in battery with a capacity of 3,400 mAh. TENAA. TENAA. Huawei’s flagship, the Mate 20 Pro, Honors pulls the 800mAh lower battery capacity. After all: With the 40-watt quick charger, the battery can be charged again.
Although the Magic 2 is noticeably higher than its predecessor, which only had a 2,900 mAh battery on board – not a few had hoped that Honors new top smartphone in terms of battery capacity based on the new Mate-20 series. Everything below 3,800 mAh is a disappointment.
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Honor Magic 2: Triple Camera, Kirin 980 and Android 9 Pie
This is especially true of the other specifications of the Honor Magic 2. According to the TENAA, the phone has a 6.39-inch diagonal AMOLED display, which resolves at 2,340 x 1,080 pixels and a picture size of 19.5 : 9 owns. Inside, the new Kirin 980 processor operates with eight cores and a maximum clock rate of 2.6 GHz. Depending on the version, the chip supports 6 or 8 GB of RAM, the internal memory amounts to 128 GB or 256 GB. A triple camera is installed, whose three lenses with 16, 24 and 16 MP dissolve.
At the front is a 16 MP camera ready, which drives out of a slider mechanism . A 3D face recognition is on board as a USB port and Android 9 Pie including EMUI 9 as the operating system. Measuring 157.3 × 75.1 × 8.3 mm, the Honor Magic 2 weighs 206 grams.
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