In a comeback that stirred the Indian smartphone market in September, Honor has been making waves with its new lineup after a hiatus of nearly three years. The latest buzz surrounds the much-anticipated Honor 100 series, which recently surfaced on the 3C certification and has now made its mark on the Geekbench 6 database.
Let’s delve into the details, starting with the standard model, the Honor 100, identified with the model number “MAA-AN00.” The Geekbench listing hints at a powerhouse device, featuring the Qualcomm Snapdragon 7 Gen 3 chipset, 16GB of RAM, and the potential to run on the Android 13 operating system.
Geekbench tests for the Honor 100 standard model showcase impressive performance, achieving 1,139 points in single-core and 3,375 points in multi-core benchmarks.
Moving on to the Honor 100 Pro, the expectations are even higher. This variant is speculated to boast the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset, coupled with an Adreno 740 GPU. Similar to its counterpart, the Honor 100 Pro is anticipated to run on Android 13 and sport 16GB of RAM. Geekbench results are promising, with the device scoring 1,882 points in single-core and an impressive 4,923 points in multi-core benchmarks.
According to the Geekbench listings, it appears that the Honor 100 series is positioning itself in the premium mid-range smartphone category, promising a seamless blend of performance and features.
Adding to the anticipation, a recent statement by a company executive on Weibo hinted at the Honor 100 Pro delivering an SLR-level photography experience, raising expectations for the device’s camera capabilities.
The excitement doesn’t end there – the official China launch date for the Honor 100 series has been unveiled, set for November 23. With the launch just around the corner, speculations are rife about the brand’s plans to bring this highly anticipated smartphone lineup to India in the coming months.
As the Honor 100 series gears up to make its mark, smartphone enthusiasts can expect a blend of cutting-edge technology, impressive performance, and a photography experience that aims to set a new standard in the world of premium mid-range smartphones.