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Technology & IT | Sunday 14 January, 2024 3:37 pm |

HONOR Unveils PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR and HONOR Magic6 Series in China

Global technology brand HONOR and Porsche Design unveiled the PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR in Shanghai, China. Being the thinnest inward foldable phone on the market reflecting the expertise of the respective partner, the PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR sets the stage for a future of innovation and design.


This momentous partnership between HONOR and Porsche Design is another best practice for HONOR, as a global and premium brand, to bring collective innovations to consumers around the world. As George Zhao, CEO of HONOR Device Co., Ltd., stated, "United by a shared pursuit of excellence, HONOR and Porsche Design will co-design the next generation of smart devices, combining human-centric technology and functional design to create exciting products for global consumers."


“From day one of this extraordinary partnership, we have been eagerly awaiting the reveal of our first jointly developed smartphone. At Porsche Design, we want to bring the unique Porsche spirit and values to life through our products. Anyone who buys a Porsche Design item becomes part of the global Porsche family. Our goal is to transport this emotion as well as the progressive functionality, cutting-edge technology, and the unique design language to customers around the globe,” says Stefan Buescher, Chairman of the Executive Board of Porsche Lifestyle Group.


HONOR also introduced the HONOR Magic6 Series in China, the latest iterations to the successful HONOR Magic Series line-up. Packed with a series of significant industry-leading innovations, the HONOR Magic6 Series boast impressive breakthroughs in design, display, photography and performance, to deliver a best-in-class user experience.


Introducing the PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR


Debuting as the first innovation where HONOR’s human-centric approach meets the purist, functional aesthetics of Porsche Design, the PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR features a bold design inspired by motorsports. The flyline of the backside of the industry-leading foldable smartphone is intricately reminiscent of the hood of a Porsche 911. The improved grip provides a sportscar experience in the user’s palm. The PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR comes in the Porsche car color Agate Grey.


Ultra-thin foldable device with Anti-scratch NanoCrystal Shield


In pursuit of convenient portability, HONOR and Porsche Design have jointly refined the choice of materials in the PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR to create a pioneering device that weighs only 234g1 and is just 9.9mm2 thick. Incorporating the industry’s first Anti-scratch NanoCrystal Shield, the PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR races ahead of the pack with improvements in display durability, providing enhanced protection to the device. The tenfold improved scratch resistance3 and the hardness rating of over seven on the Mohs scale4 - a scale which indicates the degree of strength of a material - ensures superior resistance to damages.


Exceptional Display for Human-centric Visual Experience


The PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR has a stunning foldable OLED LTPO display that offers an unprecedented visual experience. With support for 1.07 billion colors, the screen delivers vivid, accurate visuals that captivate and immerse users. As a testament to HONOR’s commitment to human-centric technology, the device incorporates eye protection features such as 3840Hz PWM Dimming5, Dynamic Dimming and Circadian Night Display, which reduce fatigue of the eyes, thus, catering to the needs of heavy users.


Triple Rear Camera System for Unrivaled Photography


PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR features an impressive triple rear camera system powered by the HONOR Image Engine. This camera system comprises a 50MP Main Camera (f/1.9) with Optimized Image Stability (OIS), a 20MP Telephoto Lens Camera (f/2.4) with OIS, and a 50MP Ultra-wide Camera (f/2.0), delivering unrivaled image quality. The smartphone provides support for a wide range of capture modes, including Night, Zoom, and Time-lapse photography. Additionally, rear and front cameras support 4K resolution, enabling users to create cinematic videos with exceptional clarity and meticulous detail. Adding to its impressive capabilities, the device is equipped with the outstanding HONOR AI Motion Sensing Capture, an intelligent algorithm that automatically detects and captures the most precious moments.


Exceptional Battery Performance for Uninterrupted Connectivity


The Silicon-carbon Battery technology of the PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR features two ultra-thin battery cells combined to provide a total of 5000mAh6. The smartphone also supports 66W HONOR Wired SuperCharge, ensuring that users always stay online without needing constant recharging – all while maintaining a sleek, lightweight design.


Introducing the Next Smartphone Flagship Frontier


HONOR also introduced the all-new flagship HONOR Magic6 Series in China, the latest addition to the prestigious HONOR Magic Series lineup with extraordinary advancements.


The HONOR Magic6 Pro features the industry’s first 180MP Telephoto camera with an advanced 1/1.49-inch telephoto sensor and F2.6 aperture, enabling users to capture expert portrait images with flawless contextual details from a distance. The upgraded DSLR-Level HONOR Falcon Camera system is also equipped with a 1/1.3-inch customized HDR sensor, bringing a professional photography experience comparable to DSLR.


The HONOR Magic6 Pro features a 6.8-inch7 LTPO Quad-Curved Floating Display with a peak HDR brightness of 5,000nits, guaranteeing superb visibility under direct sunlight. The HONOR Magic6 Series packs with further enhanced 4320Hz8 PWM Dimming technology, allowing users to enjoy extended usage without experiencing discomfort by minimizing strain on the eyes. Additionally, the HONOR Magic6 Series features an AI-powered customizable Circadian Night Display9, providing advanced eye comfort tailored to individual preferences.


Powered by the latest Snapdragon® 8 Gen 3 Mobile Platform, the HONOR Magic6 Series also comes with a further enhanced Second-generation Silicon-Carbon battery, boosting the battery cell to 5600mAh10 outperforming any flagship in the current market. Supporting 80W HONOR Wired SuperCharge and 66W HONOR Wireless SuperCharge11, the HONOR Magic6 Pro delivers a compelling prolonged experience to smartphone users.


Price and Market Availability


PORSCHE DESIGN HONOR Magic V2 RSR will firstly be available in China from 12th Jan at RMB 15,999 with 16GB RAM and 1TB ROM. Available in Black, Glacier White, Lake Blue, Cloud Purple, and Epi Green, the HONOR Magic6 Series will arrive in the China market on 11th Jan. HONOR Magic6 starts at RMB 4,399, and HONOR Magic6 Pro starts at RMB 5,699.


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