In China, an inexpensive smartphone Honor X40 has been announced. He received a screen curved from the sides, atypical for this class, as well as an originally designed camera unit at the back.

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The display is 6.67″, with a 10-bit OLED matrix, a resolution of 2400 × 1080 pixels, a refresh rate of 120 Hz and a peak brightness of 800 nits. An 8 megapixel selfie camera is built into the panel hole at the top with support for unlocking the smartphone by the user’s face. Below the screen is a fingerprint scanner.

At the back, in the original ring insert, there are two modules, 50 MP and 2 MP, as well as an LED flash.

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The Honor X40 is powered by a Snapdragon 695 processor with Adreno 619 graphics, 6/8/12 GB of RAM and 128/256 GB of internal memory. Autonomous operation is provided by a 5,100 mAh battery with 40 W charging.

The novelty is based on Android 12 with the Magic UI 6.1 shell. In terms of communications, 5G, Wi-Fi ac and Bluetooth 5.1 LE are announced. There is no NFC chip in the Chinese version, but it may appear in the international one.

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The price of Honor X40 in China will be from 1499 yuan (≈12,800 rubles). The device will appear in retail at the end of September.