Chinese smartphone brand Honor is set to unveil its upcoming Magic4 series at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, which will begin at 8:00 pm Beijing time on February 28.
Meanwhile, Qualcomm announced recently that the new Honor Magic series will be equipped with a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor.
Earlier, tipsters showed that a new Honor device with code name “LGE-AN00” supporting 66W fast charging – assumed to be the Magic4 series – has passed China Compulsory Certification. The series may come in three versions: the Magic4, Magic4 Pro and Magic4 Pro+.
At present, the Honor Magic series has included Magic3, Magic3 Pro, Magic Pro Plus and Magic V. The Magic3 series is equipped with a Snapdragon 888 Plus processor and 89° curved screen, while Magic V is Honor’s first folding screen smartphone, equipped with Qualcomm 8 Gen 1, starting from 9,999 yuan ($1579).
Honor has seen rapid growth lately. According to the latest data from Counterpoint Research Market Monitor, China’s overall smartphone shipments decreased by 11% year-on-year in Q4 2021. Honor has achieved 17% market share, ranking first among domestic Android smartphone manufacturers.