After its split with Huwaei, Honor had its major comeback with various mid-range and flagship smartphones. Hoping to continue the same trend, Honor is preparing itself for the release of the Honor 100 series. In this article, let’s dive into the rumors surrounding the Honor 100 Series including their specifications, pricing, and availability.
Honor 100 Series Rumors Roundup
Recent developments strongly suggest the imminent launch of the Honor 100 series, speculated to introduce both the standard 100 and the enhanced Pro model. Certifying a duo of unreleased Honor phones, thought to belong to the Honor 100 series, China’s 3C agency revealed that both the Honor MAA-AN10 and MA-AN00 will support 100W charging. This marks a notable advancement from the Honor 90, which featured up to 66W charging, and the China-exclusive Honor 90 Pro, which boasted 90W.
By the way, what is 3C certification?
The China Compulsory Certificate (3C) is a mandatory certification system enforced by China for electronic and information technology equipment, ensuring compliance with specified safety and quality standards before introducing products to the Chinese market. This certification is crucial for products to obtain legal access, prioritizing consumer safety and product quality.
100W Charging and 5G
Key information emerges from the 3C certification, linking model numbers MAA-AN10 and MAA-AN00 to the upcoming Honor 100 series. Certification assures users of these devices enjoy 100W fast charging capabilities and seamless 5G network support. However, the certification falls short of unveiling additional hardware specifications, leaving enthusiasts eager for more details.
Speculations on other Specifications:
Leaks and speculations fuel anticipation, hinting at a cutting-edge 1.5K resolution display with high-frequency dimming for enhanced eye protection within the Honor 100 series. Further rumors suggest a robust Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC might power one of the models, promising a performance leap. Additional features may include dual front-facing cameras and a distinctive circular rear camera module, enhancing the series’ photography capabilities.
Both upcoming Honor 100 series devices receive certification with the HN-200500C05 charger, offering 10W, 66W, and 100W speeds. The listing also confirms 5G connectivity for both devices.
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Honor 100 Series Specifications (Rumored):
- Display: AMOLED, 1.5K, 120Hz refresh rate
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC (4nm)
- Memory: Up to 16GB RAM and 512GB storage
- Camera: Dual front-facing cameras, Rear cameras in a circular module.
- Software & UI: Honor MagicOS 8.0 (upcoming) on top of Android 14
- Security: Fingerprint sensor (in-display, optical)
- Battery: 5000mAh with 100W fast charging
Honor 100 Series: Availability and Price
As the official launch date remains shrouded in secrecy, the Honor 100 Series is rumored to be released within November. As for the pricing of the upcoming series, it is expected to be in the range of CNY 2,600 – CNY 4,000 for the standard Honor 100, GT variant, and the Pro model (converts to ~NPR 48,000 – NPR 74,000).
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