Honor V40 Specifications Leaked; 45W Wireless Charging and Expected Launch Date

The Honor V40, previously rumored to be available on January 12, was confirmed today to arrive on January 18 with 5G support.

Honor Official Account posts a video clip on Weibo to get a glimpse of what the model V40 can do. The smartphone packs a curved screen with a pill-shaped hole in the top-left corner for the dual selfie camera. There are a volume key and power button on the right side of the frame and a USB-C port at the bottom next to the SIM card slot, microphone, and speakers.

According to a recent report, Honor has postponed the Honor V40 series’s launch event to January 18th. Before the rumored launch, the Honor V40 smartphone specs sheet was posted on Weibo (via. Mydrivers).

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Honor V40 specifications:

According to the leak, the Honor V40 is 163.32 x 74.08 x 7.85mm in size. Equipped with a weight of about 184g, a 6.72-inch OLED screen with punch hole design and 80-degree curvature at the edge, the screen supports 1236 x 2676 pixel resolution, Full HD + resolution of 1.07 billion colors. It has a 120Hz refresh rate and 300Hz touch sampling rate. The front camera is 32 megapixels. The phone’s rear shell has a Sony IMX766 50 megapixel primary lens or 64-megapixel camera as the primary shooter, the main lens is an 8-megapixel super-wide lens, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro Combined with the shooter.

The MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus chipset fuels the device with 8 GB LPDDR4x RAM and 128 GB / 256 GB UFS 2. 1 storage. The device will be consisting of a 4,000mAh battery (estimated value of 3,900mAh). The handset carries 66W fast charging support and 45W wireless charging technology.

The Honor V40 OLED panel has a fingerprint scanner. It has support for 2D face support. According to additional storage, this device includes an NM card slot. The device is pre-installed with Magic UI 4.0 based Android 10 OS. Price is not yet leaked or confirmed by the sources.

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General Launch Date January 18, 2021 (Sources)
Operating System Android v10 (Q)
SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
SIM Size SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano
Network 5G: Supported by the device (network not rolled-out in India),
4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available
Fingerprint Sensor yes
Quick Charging yes
Display Screen Size 6.72 inches (16.69 cm)
Screen Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9
Bezel-less display yes with punch-hole display
Pixel Density 401 PPI
Display Type AMOLED
Refresh Rate 120 Hz
Performance Chipset MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus
Processor Octa-core (2.6 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A77 + 2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55)
Graphics Mali-G77 MC9
Architecture 64 bit
Storage Internal Memory 128 GB
Expandable Memory no No
Camera Camera Setup Triple
Resolution 50 MP, Wide Angle Primary Camera
8 MP Telephoto Camera
8 MP, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
Flash yes LED Flash
Image Resolution 8150 x 6120 Pixels
Features Exposure compensation, ISO control
Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
Front Camera 32 MP Primary Camera
8 MP, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
Battery Capacity 4000-4200 mAh
Type Li-Polymer
Quick Charging yes Fast, 66W
USB Type-C yes
Network & Connectivity SIM Size SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano
Network Support 5G supported by the device (network not rolled-out in India), 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
VoLTE yes
SIM 1 4G Bands:TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
SIM 2 4G Bands:TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
Wi-Fi yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
Bluetooth yes v5.1
GPS yes with A-GPS
NFC yes
USB Connectivity A mass storage device, USB charging
Multimedia Audio Jack USB Type-C
Loudspeaker yes
Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor yes
Fingerprint Sensor Position Side
Other Sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

It is assumed that the Honor V40 Series has two models. The model number of the above variant could be YOK-AN10. The other model may have model number NWE-AN10. The latter was recently spotted with a 90Hz refresh rate display and a 1000+ Dimension chip at the GameBench benchmarking site. According to 91mobiles.com, the expected price of Honor V40 is expected at ₹36,999. This product has not been announced yet and is based on unofficial preliminary specifications.