Smartphone brand honor has hinted at using the Snapdragon 888, Qualcomm’s top performing mobile chipset, in the US Honor magic Series of smartphones. In a press release, the company stated that the upcoming Honor Magic flagship series would “take advantage of the highest premium Qualcomm Chipset ”for the image processing functions of the phone. The Snapdragon 888 happens to be the most powerful mobile processor from the American chip manufacturer. The company added that it would use the Snapdragon 778G in the Honor 50 phones.
Currently the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 powers Android flagships like the Samsung S21 series, Xiaomi Mi 11 series, OnePlus 9 series, Vivo X60 Pro Plus, Asus ROG Phone 5, Asus Zenfone 8, etc. With this powerful processor, Honor wants to increase the image processing performance of a new phone in the Magic line, the latest of which was Honor Magic 2, which came out in 2018.
The company recently announced the availability of its updated Honor MagicBook 14 and Honor MagicBook 15 series in the UK, Germany and France. The devices are equipped with the latest Intel Core processors of the 11th generation and Intel Iris Xe graphics. According to Honor, the devices of the MagicBook series can offer up to 10.5 hours of battery life. The devices are equipped with an Eye Comfort HONOR FullView display for improved eye protection and are supported by the latest Wi-Fi 6 and a 2X2 MIMO dual antenna design for fast wireless transmission speeds. The Honor MagicBook 14 and 15 series is available now in the UK, Germany and France. Prices start at € 849.90 (approx Rs 75,673).