Honor 60 Pro Price: The price of the Honor 60 Pro is about $650 for the 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage. The other storage model of 12GB RAM and 256GB storage is more expensive due to the extra RAM. But, is this device worth the price?
Just like its predecessor (the Honor 50 Pro), the Honor 60 Pro is yet to be available internationally. It even appear that the China version won’t have support for the Google Mobile Services. Let’s hope the international version does. That said, lets get to know a little about this device.
About Honor 60 Pro
Honor 60 Pro is a premium midrange smartphone from Honor. It is the successor of the previously released Honor 50 Pro and features quite similar designs and packed almost same specs. It runs comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G+ 5G chip paired with up to 12GB of RAM.
Just likes its predecessor, the Honor 60 Pro has support for 5G network connectivity. To know more about this Honor smartphone, let’s talk about its chipset, CPU, GPU, battery, designs and software.
Chipset, CPU and GPU
The chipset inside the Honor 60 Pro is the Snapdragon 778G+ 5G chip. This 5G gaming chip from Qualcomm features some really impressive CPU and GPU cores. The peak download and upload speed of this chip is 3.7 Gbps and 2.9 Gbps respectively.
The chipset has an octa-core CPU clocked at 2.5 GHz paired with an improved Adreno 642L GPU. With the CPU and GPU combined with the 12GB of RAM, this chipset is pretty good at multi-tasking and heavy usage.
Honor 60 Pro features triple rear cameras; a 108MP main camera, a 50MP ultra-wide lens, and a 2MP macro lens. Up front, it comes with a 50MP selfie camera that can record 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps videos with gyro-EIS feature enabled.
Features of the camera include; PDAF, Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama. Just like the front camera, the back camera can also shoot 4K@30fps and 1080p@30/60fps and has the gyro-EIS feature enabled.
Display and Build
Honor 60 Pro features a 6.78-inch AMOLED display, FHD+ resolution with 120Hz refresh rate. It has small bezels and curved side screen on both sides.
Its build material is; Glass front, glass back, aluminum frame. It uses Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by), protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. The device has the following features in its display; 1B colors, 120Hz, HDR10+ and up to 1100 nits of brightness.
RAM, Storage and Battery
The Honor 60 Pro comes with 8GB or 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. It has no space for storage expansion via microSD card.
It is powered by a non-removable Li-Po 4,800mAh with 66W fast charging (0 to 100% in 55 minutes). There is Reverse charging 5W but no wireless charging tech inside.
Software and Connectivity
Honor 60 Pro runs Magic UI 5.0 on top Android 11 out of the box. You can expect at least two years of major software update for the device.
Games and Apps can be downloaded from Google Play Store and you have access to use all Google Mobile Services. But it seems the China version has no support for Google Mobile Services.
Specifications of Honor 60 Pro
|Honor 60 Pro
|6.78-inch, FHD+, 120Hz
|Android 11, Magic UI 5.0
|Snapdragon 778G+ 5G
|8 / 12GB
|108 + 50 + 2MP
|2G, 3G, 4G & 5G
Honor 60 Pro Price
|8GB + 256GB
|8GB + 256GB
|8GB + 256GB
Availability and Where to Honor 60 Pro
The Honor 60 Pro was announced on December 1 2021 and its release date was December 10 2021. The device is only available in the Chinese market for now. Its international debut is expected to be in 2022.
You can check out the Honor 50 Pro which is now available purchase internationally (it has support for Google Mobile Service).
Tell us what you think about this premium smartphone from Honor? Will it worth the money spent? Use the comment section below.