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Honor 30

Honor 30
$412
Brand: Huawei
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.53-inch 1080 x 2400 OLED screen
  • Camera 40MP + 8MP + 8MP + 2MP Main/ 32 MP front
  • Storage 128/256 GB
  • RAM 6/8 GB
  • CPU Octa-core 2.58 GHz HiSilicon Kirin 985 5G
  • OS Android 10; Magic UI 3.1

Our Rating

The review rating is based on accessment of the device by experts, and opinions of trusted YouTube reviewers.

9.7
  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 10 / 10
  • Camera Quality 10 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 10 / 10
  • Battery Performance 9 / 10

Honor 30 Highlights and Overview

Honor 30 is the smaller version of the recently launched Honor 30 Pro and the Honor 30 Pro Plus. The device comes in a 6.53-inch OLED display, with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution. The display has a punch hole notch to the top left corner of the device housing a single front facing camera.

On the inside, the Honor 30 is powered by the HiSilicon Kirin 985 5G CPU clocked at 2.58GHz, along with Mali-G77 GPU. There is either 6/8GB RAM option pegged with 128/256 GB expandable internal memory.

There are four camera sensors at the back, the main sensor is a 40-megapixel unit featuring f/1.8 aperture and PDAF. The additional three auxiliary sensors include a 8 MP super-wide lens, 8 MP telephoto shooter with 5x optical zoom and a fourth 2 MP depth sensor. At the front, there is a single 32MP selfie shooter with HDR and 2160p recording support.

Power is supplied by a 4000mAh battery with 40W fast charging. The device is available in Titanium silver, Emerald Green, Midnight Black, Icelandic Frost and Neon purple colors. It has an in-screen fingerprint scanner, has support for dual SIM with 5G/4G/3G networks, and run on Android 10 with Magic UI 3.1 and Huawei Mobile Services. The table below contains the full specs and features of the Huawei Honor 30.

Honor 30 Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(900), 7(2600), 8(900), 9(1800), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
5G Network Bands 5G band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 41(2500), 66(1700), 77(3700), 78(3500), 79(4700); SA/NSA
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G (2+ Gbps DL)

LAUNCH

Also Known As -
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BODY

Dimensions 160.3 x 74.2 x 8.1 mm
Weight 185 grams
Build Front and back glass (Gorilla Glass 6),
- Aluminum frame
SIM Type Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type OLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.53 inches, 102.9 cm2 (~86.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 10; Magic UI 3.1
Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 985 5G (7 nm)
CPU Octa-core (1x2.58 GHz Cortex-A76 & 3x2.40 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.84 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Mali-G77

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 6/8 GB
Card Slot Nano Memory (NM), up to 256GB (uses shared SIM slot)

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Quadruple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) 40MP + 8MP + 8MP + 2MP Main Camera Sensors
Camera Features Autofocus
Continuous autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Sensor size - 1/1.7"
Leica camera
Vario Summilux-H
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 27
mm
720p @ 960 fps
+ Periscope 8 MP, f/3.4, 125mm (telephoto), PDAF, OIS, 5x optical zoom
+ 8 MP, f/1.8, 18mm (ultrawide), 1/1.54", PDAF
+ 2 MP (depth)
Video Resolution 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@960fps; gyro-EIS

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 32 MP front facing camera
Camera Features FaceID
HDR
Video Resolution 2160p, 1080p; gyro-EIS

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type No

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, aptX HD, LE
NFC
GPS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
FM Radio No

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery
Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower. Up to 26 hours
Stand-by Up to 600 hours

OTHER FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Honor 30 User Reviews and Opinions

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