Honor 20 Pro is coming to Malaysia next week
Honor Malaysia has been teasing about the upcoming arrival of Honor 20 Pro since last month. Russia is the first market that kick-started the global sale of the highly anticipated smartphone. The smartphone went on sale in the UK on 1st August with a price tag of £549.99 (roughly RM 2,800). It retails at AED 1,999 (roughly RM 2,300) in UAE.
Thus far, the Chinese smartphone maker has not spilled the beans on the official release date and pricing of Honor 20 Pro in Malaysia. However, an unlisted page found on Shopee online store (thanks, SoyaCincau!) has indicated that the smartphone will be available for purchase next week.
According to the details from the page, Honor 20 Pro is set to go on sale from 14th August 2019 at 11:59 PM. In other words, 15th August is most likely the official release date of the quad-camera smartphone in Malaysia. However, the official pricing has not been made available yet. The UK and UAE prices may give us a rough idea of the pricing here.
To recap, the Honor 20 Pro is powered by a Kirin 980 processor with 8GB of RAM and storage of 256GB. This 6.26-inch FHD+ display smartphone sports 48MP+16MP+8MP+2MP quad rear cameras and a 32MP AI Selfie camera. It has a battery capacity of 4000mAh with support for 22.5W fast charging. As for the software, the Honor 20 runs Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box with Magic UI 2.1.0 OS overlay.
Honor 20 Pro comes in two colour variants – Phantom Blue and Phantom Black.
[Update 9th August 2019]: Official release date and pricing have been revealed. The quad-camera smartphone will be on sale from 15th August 2019, with a price tag of RM 2,299. Free gifts worth up to RM 500 is waiting for early birds.