Honor is gearing up for the launch of the Honor 60 series. The Honor 60 and Honor 60 Pro smartphones were launched in China on Wednesday at a live event hosted by the company. The Honor 60 Pro 5G will feature a 6.78-inch OLED FHD+ display with 429 PPI.
The new smartphone will come with 8 GB of RAM to switch between multiple apps without any interruptions. The Honor 60 Pro features a huge camera module cutout on the back to the house a triple-camera setup at the rear. Let’s have a detailed look at the Honor 60 Pro’s specifications, pricing, and availability.
Honor 60 Pro: Specifications
The Honor 60 Pro features a 6.78-inch Full-HD OLED display and a 1200×2652 pixels resolution with a 120Hz refresh rate for enhanced gaming experience and DCI-P3 wide color gamut. The smartphone is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G Plus SoC, coupled with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage.
It runs on a Snapdragon 778G Plus SoC, with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB storage. In terms of performance, the handset features Octa-core (1 x 3.0 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680) and Adreno 642L for enhanced graphics. The Honor 60 Pro features an in-screen fingerprint scanner for biometric authentication. The Honor 60 Pro will run on Honor’s MagicUI 5, which is based on Android 11 on top.
In terms of optics, the Honor 60 Pro is equipped with a triple camera setup at the rear comprising a 108MP primary camera with an f/1.9 aperture and a 50MP ultra-wide-angle macro camera with f/2.2 aperture, and a depth sensor with an f/2.4 lens.
At the front, the Honor 60 Pro features a 50MP selfie shooter with an f/2.4 aperture for snapping selfies and video chatting. The handset’s camera features Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama modes. A 4,800mAh battery backs the Honor 60 Pro with 66W fast charging support.
The Honor 60 Pro’s connectivity options include Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, 4G VoLTE, and 5G support, GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.2, GPS/A-GPS, USB Type-C for charging and file transfer. Other sensors include a Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope. In terms of dimensions, the smartphone measures 163.9×74.8×8.19mm and weighs about 192 grams.
Honor 60 Pro: Pricing and Availability
The Honor 60 Pro starts at CNY 3,700 ($580/Rs. 43,500) for an 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage configuration and users can upgrade to 12GB RAM and 256 GB for CNY 4,000 ($630/Rs. 47,000). The Honor 60 Pro will be available in Bright Black, Juliet, Starry Sky Blue, and Jade Green color variants. The Honor 60 Pro will be available for pre-order in China.