HONOR MAGIC 2 Posts on XDA

Honor Magic 2 Video Review: Addictive Slider, Bezel-less Screen

One of the best things about the pre/early smartphone era was physical mechanisms like sliders and flippers. It was very satisfying to have a mechanism to fidget with all the time. Most smartphones now are smooth, featureless slabs, but the war against bezels has brought back some of these mechanisms. The Honor Magic 2 is one...

[Hands-on] Honor Magic 2 can do real-time translations during phone calls

If I were to choose one stand-out feature from the major flagship devices released last month, I would pick Night Sight for the Google Pixel 3, the triple rear-cameras on the Huawei Mate 20 Pro, the 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC on the LG V40 ThinQ, the in-display fingerprint scanner on the OnePlus 6T, the 120Hz...

Honor Magic 2 update brings Magic UI 2.0 branding and November security patches

When the Vivo Apex concept was announced and then released as the Vivo Nex, it brought a new concept to smartphones: moving sensors. Since then, we've seen the Oppo Find X, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3, and the Honor Magic 2 bring their own takes to this concept to deliver breathtakingly high screen-to-body ratios. The...

Download Honor Magic 2 Wallpapers, Live Wallpapers, and Themes

The Honor Magic 2 made several headlines when it was announced some time back. It was, after all, Honor's latest experimental device which attempts to apply some tricks, like a slider camera, to achieve a nearly 100% screen-to-body ratio—a concept that has already been explored by other device manufacturers such as Oppo and Xiaomi. Honor's...

Honor Magic 2 launches with an almost Bezel-less Display, Slider Camera, and Kirin 980

If there's something 2018 has shown us, it's that the future is bezel-less - and it looks beautiful. But as phones get closer to a perfect 100% screen-to-body ratio, device manufacturers are left to wonder what to do with the front-facing camera, the earpiece, and the sensors. A common approach these days has been using...

Honor Magic 2 appears with three rear cameras, Kirin 980, and Android Pie

A new type of smartphones is slowly rising. The prevalent design goal in smartphones this year has been to reduce bezels. However, device makers can't remove the front-facing camera, which now becomes an obstacle. This is the reason why the display notch has become so common this year as a compromise. At the end of...

Forums for all devices announced/teased during IFA are now open

IFA is one of the biggest events in the mobile world every year. We always get a bunch of new device announcements and this year was no different. If you've been following XDA, you've seen plenty of new devices on our homepage. We now have forums for all of these devices as well. Let's go...

HiSilicon Kirin 980 is built with a 7nm process, has 4 x Cortex-A76 and 4 x Cortex-A55 CPUs, the Mali-G76 GPU, and dual NPUs

Although they're present at this year's IFA in Berlin, Chinese technology giant Huawei doesn't have a new flagship smartphone to announce. Instead, they're announcing the HiSilicon Kirin 980 system-on-chip—their latest chipset that will power future Huawei and Honor flagship smartphones like the Honor Magic 2, Huawei Mate 20, and Huawei Mate 20 Pro. Huawei's Kirin...

Bezel-less Honor Magic 2 teased as Honor Play launches in Europe

Honor's event in Berlin today was expected to only feature the Global launch of the Honor Play. They announced the gaming phone's pricing and availability in Europe at the event. At the end of the launch, viewers were surprised by a sneak peek at the second edition of a phone that we first saw back...
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