However, Honor Malaysia head Zhao Zhiwei declined to reveal the release date though the company promised early bird gifts.
“We know everyone has questions about Honor. Our answer is that we are here, we are standing here to host a product launch. Honor will keep providing products with innovation and technology,” he said at the launch in W Hotel in Kuala Lumpur.
The Honor 20’s main camera is 48 megapixels, and it’s accompanied by a 16-megapixel super wide-angle camera, 2-megapixel depth sensor and 2-megapixel macro camera which can shoot as close as 4cm.
The quad-camera array features optical image stabilisation (OIS) and records videos in 4K, while the front-facing 32-megapixel camera caputures video in 1080p.
The smartphone has a 6.26in display and a 91.7% screen-to-body ratio, with the front-facing camera flush to the left.
In addition to face unlock, it has a fingerprint sensor on the right side of its aluminium frame.
Powered by the Kirin 980 AI chipset, the smartphone runs on Android Pie 9 with the company’s Magic 2.1 user interface. It has 6GB RAM and 128GB storage.
The phone packs a 3,750mAh battery that can be charged up to 50% within 30 minutes.
The smartphone is expected to be available in Malaysia in two colours: Midnight Black or Sapphire Blue.