Honor Magic Vs Price: The price of the Honor Magic Vs is about $1049 for the base model that has 12GB RAM and 256GB of storage. This is the new foldable phone from Honor and is expected to start selling in the first quarter of 2023. Although this phone has been launched in China, there are no words if the company plans on launching it outside China.
To know more about this smartphone, we also have to take about its specifications. This is why in this post, along with the phone’s price, I’ll also be sharing with you the specifications of the Honor Magic Vs and its release date.
Honor Magic Vs
The Honor Magic Vs is a foldable phone that was released by Honor in November 2022. Honor prides the phone is the lightest foldable phone even though it put a massive 5,000mAh battery inside. To know more about this phone, let’s break down the key specifications of this device starting with the chipset, CPU, and GPU.
Chipset, CPU, and GPU
The Honor Magic Vs features the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 5G chipset. This is a 5G chipset built on TSMC’s 4nm process technology and features an Octa-core processor. The chipset has an Octa-core CPU with a maximum speed clocked at 3.00GHz. The CPU cores are made of one Cortex-X2 (performance core), three Cortex-A710 (prime cores), and three Cortex-A510 (efficiency cores).
The CPU cores are paired with the Adreno 730 GPU. Aside from the CPU cores and GPU, the chipsets in this phone also feature the Qualcomm Spectra ISP, the Qualcomm Hexagon Tensor AI engine, and Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System. This phone can encode and decode videos in 8K resolution, play graphics-intensive games, and supports NFC, LPDDR4x RAM, UFS 3.1 storage, etc.
Honor Magic Vs features a triple rear camera system and a single front camera (on the inner and outer display). On the rear, it has a 54MP primary camera that is supported by a 3x optical zoom 8MP telephoto lens, and a 50MP ultra-wide lens. The inner and outer screen has a punch that is home to a 16MP selfie camera.
The 54MP main camera can record videos in 4K resolution and has a Laser AutoFocus feature. Other camera features include Night mode, portrait mode, Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama, gyro-EIS, HDR10+, etc.
Display, Design, and Durability
When unfolded, the Honor Magic Vs has a 7.9-inch Foldable OLED display with QHD+ resolution (1984 x 2272 pixels). But when folded, the phone has a 6.45-inch OLED display with FHD+ resolution (1080 x 2560 pixels). The unfolded display supports a 90Hz refresh rate while the folded display supports a 120Hz refresh rate. The phone is made of a Glass front, glass back or eco-leather back, and aluminum frame.
The inner and outer screen has a center punch hole on the top screen and supports HDR10+. On the rear, it has a camera module where the three rear camera sensors are placed. The volume rocker and power button are on the right side of the frame of the phone. Its microphone, stereo speaker grill, and USB Type-C charging port are on the bottom of the frame.
Honor Magic Vs weighs about 261g / 267g (9.21 oz) and its dimension when unfolded measure about 160.3 x 141.5 x 6.1mm (it measures 160.3 x 72.6 x 12.9 mm when folded). The phone supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) but has no microSD card slot and no 3.5mm headphone jack port.
RAM, Storage, and Battery
The Honor Magic Vs comes in three storage configurations. It has 8GB + 256GB, 12GB + 256GB, and 12GB + 512GB storage versions. There is no microSD card slot for users to expand storage but users can always make use of cloud storage services when storage is full.
A 5,000mAh battery powers the phone and it has support for 66W wired fast charging but has no support for wireless charging. It’ll take about 40 minutes to charge the battery from 0 to 100% using the wired charger. The phone also supports 5W reverse-wired charging.
Software and Other Features
The Honor Magic Vs boots Magic UI 7 based on Android 12 out of the box. This phone is expected to get about three years of software updates. You can download and install apps from the Google Play Store on this phone and even download major updates over OTA.
Other features available are a Fingerprint (side-mounted), Google Assistant, NFC, GPS, stereo speakers, USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go, etc. See the key specs of the Honor Magic Vs in the table below.
Honor Magic Vs Price
The Honor Magic Vs Price is about $1049 for the model with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. The models with 12GB + 256GB and 12GB + 512GB storage are sold for $1199 and $1299 respectively. This phone is available in Black, Cyan, Orange, and Gold colors.
The Honor Magic Vs price in Canada starts at about CA$1399 for the 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage option while the models with 12GB + 256GB and 12GB + 512GB sell for CA$1499 and C$1599 in Canada. Details of how to buy the phone will be available in the table when the phone is available (note that prices in Canadian dollars are estimated).
Honor Magic Vs Release Date
The Honor Magic Vs was launched in China on November 23, 2022. The phone is expected to be available for purchase by the first quarter of 2023. Details of how and where to buy the Honor Magic Vs will be made available in the table above when it is available for purchase. But tell us, what do you think about the Honor Magic Vs price? Let us know via the comment section below.