January 5, 2021:
According to a Weibo tipster, Honor will be launched around January 18 and January 22. However, an official confirmation is yet to come.
January 4, 2021:
Honor is all set to launch its first smartphone after the separation from Huawei, the Huawei V40 series. The leaks, rumors, and renders continuously appearing online and most of the specifications are leaked ahead of launch.
Today, a Weibo tipster – Digital King claims that the Honor V40 series will be official launched on January 12, 2020. Also, the V40 series passed the network access certification, which shows that V40 comes with an HW-110600C0x charger capable of 66W fast charging.
A new poster circulating on Weibo shows that the Honor V40 series pre-booking started on January 4 and the V40 brings a large waterfall display with a Breaking the Cocoon theme. The tipster says pre-booking for Honor V40 is opened on all major offline stores and will be available online after launch.
According to the previous leaks, the Honor V40 will come with MediaTek Dimensity 1000 processor, a 120Hz screen refresh rate display, a 300Hz touch sampling for ultra-fast response, 66W fast charging, a 50MP rear camera, Magic UI 4.0, HMS, and more.