April 16, 2020
Honor 30 Pro Plus
The Honor 30 Pro Plus is the most powerful of the flagship trio released by the Huawei sub-brand.
The major key spec is the 50MP camera, supported by Sony IMX700 sensor and a wireless charging support.
Design and Display
The Honor 30 Pro Plus comes in a classic body design built with glass both on the back and front with an aluminum frame.
At the back panel showcases the quad cameras, finger print sensor and the brand name which blends with the frosted glass.
The smartphone with an IP rating of IP54 splash-proof similar to Huawei P40, it sister product.
A major hit which this smartphone has over it siblings is the 6.57-inch AMOLED panel with 180Hz touch sampling rate. It has a higher refresh rate of 90Hz, display protection and 89.8% screen-to-body ratio.
It also has a under display fingerprint scanner, and curved sides which is the first in Honor lineup.
It comes in three color options – Green, Black and Silver.
In addition to the 50MP primary camera, it also feature 8MP periscope telephoto shooter with 5x optical zoom and up to 50x hybrid zoom, 16MP ultrawide lens with a 17mm equivalent lens and a 2MP macro camera, similar to the Honor View 30 Pro.
Other features include; support AI RAW photos – this means it can capture multiple RAW shots and then blends them into one RAW image for editing. It is capable of shooting a 4K videos at 60 frames per second.
The dual front-facing camera enclosed in a punch hole has a 32MP main shooter and an 8MP ultra-wide unit supporting it.
Hardware and Software
The Honor 30 Pro Plus is powered by the same chipset on it’s its pro sibling – Honor 30 Pro.
It has Kirin 990 5G SoC with a 2.86GHz octa-core processor with Mali-G76 MP16 for graphics.
It runs on the Magic UI 3.1 user interface on top Android 10 operating system with a 8GB/12GB RAM storage.
It comes with an inbuilt storage of 256GB ROM and can also be expanded via Micro-SD slot.
It features Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, proximity, gyro and compass.
The smartphone is both 4G and 5G networks enabled device with WiFi, Histen stereo speakers, Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE, GPS, NFC, infrared port and,3.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector.
Other features on the smartphone include a VC cooling for better heat dissipation even during long hours of gameplay.
The device supports dual-mode of 5G network connectivity
Fueling the Honor 30 Pro Plus is a non-removable 4,000mAh Li-Po battery just like it other siblings, plus 40W Fast charging, 27W Fast wireless charging and a 5W Reverse charging.
Honor 30 Pro Plus Price and Availability
The price Honor 30 Pro Plus is $708 for the 8GB RAM + 256GB ROM model, while the 12GB RAM + 256GB ROM variant will sell for $778.
In other climes, the smartphone will cost about 275,000 Naira in Nigeria, about 4,200 GhC in Ghana and 75,500 Ksh in Kenya depending on the model you are opting for.
The Pro Plus model that is almost identical to the Honor 30 Pro but the Plus model edged out with a 90Hz panel, 12GB RAM + 256GB configuration, 50MP Sony IMX700 main camera, 27W wireless charging, and reverse charging.