The Honor X40i is available in four colors: Rose Galaxy, Silver, Green, and Magic Night Black. It introduces a new diamond color galaxy design with a triple texture overlay. The thickness is only 7.43mm, and the weight is 175g.
On the front, we have a 6.7-inch full-screen with a hole in the upper middle area. The bezels are narrowed to 1.1mm. In effect, the screen-to-body ratio is 93.6%. The rest of the display parameters include LTPS LCD material, a resolution of 2388 x 1080, and support for Honor’s self-developed screen-by-screen color temperature calibration technology, JNCD<1.
On the opposite side, we can see a dual-ring shape camera. The primary sensor has a 50MP resolution and an F/1.8 aperture. At the same time, there is a 2MP depth of field lens (F2.4), which supports 10x digital zoom and 1080p video recording.
The front-facing camera has an 8MP resolution, an F/2.0 aperture, and supports 2D face recognition.
Under the hood, the phone hosts the MediaTek Dimensity 700, which was released in 2020. It’s an octa-core chip with two A76 at 2.2GHz cores + six A55 at 2.0GHz cores. The chipset also integrates the Mali-G57 GPU.
The phone supports memory expansion technology. Its 8GB memory can get additional 5GB memory from the storage when necessary, while the 12GB RAM can turn into 19GB memory. Due to it, multi-task switching is more flexible, popular games will not be killed if they hang in the background for 2 hours.
The 4000mAh battery supports 40W fast charging (10V/4A). Also, the handset comes with dual-band Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.1, USB 2.0 Type-C interface, 3.5mm headphone jack, Android 12 Magic UI 6.1 operating system, etc.
The Honor X40i is priced at 1599 yuan ($236) for 8GB+128GB, 1799 yuan ($266) for 8GB+256GB, and 1999 yuan ($295) for 12GB+256GB. It will go on sale on July 22.