@ Vikas Sharma | Sr Journalist
New Delhi: Honor, the leading smartphone e-brand under the Huawei Group, today officially announced the Honor 10 Lite in India. Packed with 24MP AI Selfie camera, an innovative dewdrop display and a shimmering color gradient back, the Honor 10 Lite is as stylish as it is affordable. The smartphone will be available in 4GB + 64GB at INR 13,999 and 6GB + 64GB at INR 17,999 in Sapphire Blue, Sky Blue and Midnight Black colors in India. The smartphone will be exclusively available on Flipkart.
The Honor 10 Lite comes with an impressive 24MP AI selfie camera, AI scene detection technology on both rear and front cameras, latest Kirin 710 processor with 12nm process technology, Dewdrop Display, first Honor phone with Intelligent EMUI 9.0 on top of Android 9 (Pie) out of the box and 3,400 mAh battery.
“We’re proud to announce the Honor 10 Lite in India, the smartphone demonstrates Honor’s strong dedication to selfie photography and exceptional design. Following our devotion in photography and design in the Lite series the Honor 10 Lite is also pushing the boundaries even further and will sport a range of high-end features. As an innovative and trend-setting brand, Honor is dedicated to bringing unrivaled products with unbeatable value to all our consumers,”said Suhail Tariq, CMO, Huawei Consumer Business Group.
“We are excited to launch the new Honor 10 Lite on Flipkart. This franchise has been one of the most successful ones from Honor and we are confident this too will be received well by our customers,” said Aditya Soni, Senior Director, Mobiles, Flipkart.
Be your best self with Honor 10 Lite’s smart photography
Following Honor’s long history of selfie-strong smartphones, the Honor 10 Lite is pushing the boundaries even further. The AI camera can recognize eight different scenes (Sky, Beach, Plant, Flower, Stage, Night, Room and Snow) and adjust camera settings to click best ever selfies. The front camera also features AI based facial recognition and light fusion technology, ensuring you always look your best in every scenario and light condition.
Dual Rear AI Camera is capable of detecting 22 different scenes to give best ever photographs in every scenario and condition. Low light photography is enhanced by its big f1.8 aperture and AIS mode which enables it to capture beautiful and detailed shots even in low light conditions.
Style yourself with Honor 10 Lite’s dazzling design
The Honor 10 Lite’s rear design is made from eight layers of shimmering material for a dazzling visual effect. Inspired by the lights and colors of its surroundings, the Honor 10 Lite’s vibrant gradient color choices include the newly introduced Sky Blue, which has a luminescent gradient effect that fades from light grey to blue, inspired by the natural light spectrum, as well as the classic Sapphire Blue and Midnight Black.
To complement the range of captivating colors, the Honor 10 Lite also offers a 15.77cm (6.21”) FHD+ screen Dewdrop Display, with a 91% screen-to-body ratio for a best viewing experience. Honor 10 Lite also comes with TUV certified eye care mode to prevent your eye with any damage due to harmful blue light.
Powered by the Huawei Kirin 710 chipset, the Honor 10 Lite performs as well as any flagship phone. Fast LPDDR4X RAM improved performance and reduces lag in multitasking. This is the first Honor phone to have GPU Turbo 2.0 which keeps FPS at max(~60FPS), reduces lagging and frame drops giving an immersive gaming experience to users.
EMUI 9.0 based on Android Pie
Honor 10 Lite is the first Honor phone to have latest EMUI 9.0 based on Android 9 (pie) out of the box which gives a unique and refreshing new feel to its users. With its new features like Digital wellbeing, Gestures, Themes user can have best ever UI experience.
- AI Shopping: Shop what you see with Intelligent AI shopping experience on various shopping e-commerce platforms in India.
- Calorie Detection : Detect calories in food items just by looking them through camera
- AI Enhanced calls: AI noise reduction accurately recognizes noise and suppresses it
- Wi-Fi Bridge: Now you can share any Wi-Fi network as hotspot and connect maximum 4 devices
- Paytm Pay: One click pay option for Paytm users
- App Assistant: Enjoy uninterrupted gaming experience
- Dual VoLTE: You can access internet from 1 sim, while you are having a phone call with the other sim
- AI Smart Face Unlock: Lock Screen with Privacy Protection – By face recognition, only the phone owner can see more details
- Smart Fingerprint: Apart from unlocking phone, you can use it from taking photos & videos, answer call, stop alarm, show notification panel & browse photos
- Smart Triple Bluetooth Connection:Connect 3 devices – Like Bluetooth headset & Smart Watch
- Ride Mode: Specially for bike rider safety & Keep them away from the unwanted distraction of call
- Party Mode: Connect upto 6 Honor devices and play your favourite song in all the device at the same time
The Honor 10 Lite is the successor of the Honor 9 lite that was launched in India earlier in the year 2018. Honor has sold more than 1.5 million Honor 9 Lite devices so far. The Honor 10 Lite will also be available for Sale on Honor’s official websitewww.hihonor.com/in.