Honor Magic6 Pro: a beast in photography with the latest from Qualcomm to fight in the premium segment

Honor has debuted the new Magic6 family, with a ‘Lite’ model, an intermediate and this ‘Pro’ version. It has the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 and outstanding cameras in its specifications

 

The first months of the year are a back and forth presentations to know the terminals that will dominate the market during the next 365 days. Samsung has already revealed its Galaxy S24 while others like Xiaomi have launched the Redmi Note 13 and the POCO X6.

Honor continues its adventure away from Huawei, and at the beginning of the year it brings the new Magic6 family, made up of the Honor Magic 6, the Honor Magic6 Lite and a ‘Pro’ model that increases performance to invade the premium segment. That’s how he is Honor Magic 6 Pro its specifications, price and availability.

Honor Magic6 Pro technical sheet

  Honor Magic 6
Screen LTPO OLED 6.8″

Resolution: 2,800 x 1,280 pixels

1 ~ 120Hz

4320Hz PWM

dimensions and weight 162.5 x 75.8 x 8.9mm

229g

processor Snapdragon 8 Gen 3

Adreno 750

RAM 12/16GB
storage 256/512GB/1TB
main cameras Main: 50 MP f/1.4-2.0 OIS

Ultra Wide Angle: 50 MP f/2.0

Telephoto: 180 MP f/2.6 OIS, 2.5x

frontal camera 50MP f/2.0
battery 5,600 mAh

80W fast charging

Wireless charging 66W

Wireless reverse charging

OS Android 14 + MagicOS 8
connectivity 5G

Wi-Fi 7

Bluetooth 5.3 (LDAC and aptX HD support)

NFC

others On-screen fingerprint reader

Stereo speakers

3D facial recognition

price From 736 euros to the exchange rate

The top model in the family boasts cameras

Compared to its little brother, this Honor Magic6 Pro includes a slightly larger screen: 6.8 inches with 1,280p resolution and a variable refresh rate that will allow you to save energy when required, reaching a maximum of 120 hertz.

In the center of the smartphone, the Qualcomm’s top processor for this 2024: the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 accompanied by the Adreno 750 GPU. These components come in conjunction with large amounts of memory, reaching 16 GB of RAM (with a lower option of 12 GB) and memory of up to 1 TB.

Honor Magic6 Pro

Now, in the field of photography it takes a small leap compared to the already excellent set of cameras of the base model. The main sensor is 50 megapixels, with variable aperture from f/1.4 to f/2.0. On the other hand, it has a 50-megapixel ultra-wide angle and a very ambitious telephoto: 180 megapixels with optical stabilization and 2.5x magnification.

On the front, a double cutout is included in which the 50 megapixel selfie camera is housed, not inconsiderable, and a sensor of 3D depth which will serve to unlock the terminal with our face. In any case, as an alternative it does not discard the fingerprint sensor on the screen.

Its battery stands out for being the second generation of these that changes the graphite anode for a silicon-carbon one, providing greater performance in the same size. It is 5,600 mAh in this model, with the possibility of fast charging at 80 watts and wireless charging at a surprising 66 watts.

The software comes seamlessly, as it has the latest version of Google OS: Android 14 under the MagicOS 8 layer. In the connectivity section, specifications will not be missing either, on the contrary, it stands out for being compatible with the new networks Wi-Fi 7.

Price and availability of the Honor Magic6 Pro

Honor has unveiled the Honor Magic6 Pro, which comes in a wide palette of colors (white, green, turquoise, lilac and black) and a price that starts at 5,699 yuan (about 736 euros at the exchange rate). These are the official prices and the cost in euros at the exchange rate:

  • Honor Magic6 Pro 12 + 256 GB: 5,699 yuan (approximately 745 euros)
  • Honor Magic6 Pro 16 + 512 GB: 6,199 yuan (approximately 810 euros)
  • Honor Magic6 Pro 16GB + 1TB: 6,699 yuan (approximately 6,876 euros)
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