Honor is Bringing Back Google Services to its Smartphones Starting With Honor 50.
- 18 Jun, 2021
Huawei’s sub-brand Honor is all set to launch a new smartphone in the global market. Yes! We are talking about the highly speculated Honor 50 series, recently the company has confirmed that the handset will be powered by the newly launched Snapdragon 778G SoC. In the latest development, Honor has confirmed that the upcoming smartphone series is going to ship with Google Mobile Services (GMS). The company has confirmed the news on its official Twitter handle, let’s have a closer look at the official confirmation.
Honor 50 Series Confirmed to Launch With Google Mobile Services
According to the latest report, Honor Germany has confirmed the news on its official Twitter handle. Last week the company shared a tweet about the upcoming Snapdragon 778 smartphone and in the same thread, a user asked a question about the handset. Replying to the comment Honor made it clear that the device is going to ship with Google services. Alongside, it has also confirmed that the Honor 50 series will retain the Magic UI along with some added features.
The Honor 50 devices are powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 778G chipset. The Honor 50 and 50 Pro each have a 120Hz screen, though the latter's is slightly larger (6.72 inches instead of 6.57 inches).
The phones both have a quartet of rear cameras: a 108MP main camera, an 8MP wide-angle camera, a 2MP macro camera and a 2MP depth camera. The Honor 50 has a 32MP front-facing camera, while the Pro model uses both that and a 12MP ultrawide one.
The Honor 50 has a 4,300mAh battery with support for 66W fast charging. The 50 Pro's battery has slightly more capacity at 4,000mAh and you can charge it even faster, at up to 100W. According to Honor, the latter can charge to 90 percent of its capacity in just 20 minutes.