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Honor 70 5G was launched in Malaysia as the latest 5G offering from the brand. The new smartphone is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 778G+ SoC and offers 256GB of onboard storage. The curved OLED display of the Honor 70 5G has 120Hz refresh rate and the phone has a triple rear camera unit, headlined by a 54-megapixel Sony IMX800 sensor. It is offered in three different colour options. The Honor 70 5G packs a 4,800mAh battery with 66W fast charging support.
The Honor 70 5G is priced at MYR 1,999 (roughly Rs. 35,600) for the sole 8GB RAM + 256GB storage model. It is currently listed for sale via the company website in Malaysia alongside multiple e-commerce websites including Lazada and Shopee. It is offered in three colour options — Crystal Silver, Midnight Black, and Emerald Green.
Details regarding the global availability and pricing of the new Honor 70 5G are yet to be revealed.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Honor 70 5G runs on Android 12-based Magic UI 6.1 and sports a 6.67-inch full-HD+ OLED display with 1,080x2,400 pixels resolution, 20:9 screen aspect ratio, and up to 120Hz refresh rate. The new Honor phone is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 778G+ SoC, coupled with 8GB of RAM and Adreno 642L GPU.
For optics, the Honor 70 5G flaunts a triple rear camera setup, headlined by a 54-megapixel Sony IMX800 main sensor with f/1.9 aperture. The camera unit also includes a 50-megapixel ultra-wide and macro main camera with f/2.2 aperture and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. For selfies, Honor has provided a 32-megapixel selfie shooter with an f/2.4 aperture. Further, the device packs 256GB of onboard storage.
Connectivity options on Honor 70 5G include Bluetooth v5.2, GPS, AGPS, OTG, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack, and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax. Sensors on board include an ambient light sensor, gravity sensor, gyroscope, compass, and proximity sensor. The handset comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor and supports a face unlock feature for authentication.
The phone packs a 4,800mAh battery that supports 66W fast charging. The Honor 70 5G measures 161.4x73.3x7.91mm and weighs around 178 grams.