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Honor X40


Honor X40
Honor X40 (X Series)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G 8 x 1.7 - 2.2 GHz, Kryo 660 Gold (2x Cortex-A78) / Silver (6x Cortex-A55)
Graphics adapter
8 GB 
, or 12GB
6.67 inch 16:9, 2400 x 1080 pixel 395 PPI, Capacitive, AMOLED, glossy: yes, 120 Hz
128GB / 256GB
USB-C Power Delivery (PD), 1 Fingerprint Reader, Sensors: accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/), Bluetooth 5.1, GSM, CDMA, UMTS, LTE, 5G, Dual SIM, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 7.9 x 161.6 x 73.9 ( = 0.31 x 6.36 x 2.91 in)
5100 mAh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Android 12
Primary Camera: 50 MPix Dual: 50MP (f/1.8) + 2MP (f/2.4)
Secondary Camera: 8 MPix f/2.0
Additional features
Keyboard: OnScreen
172 g ( = 6.07 oz / 0.38 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
220 Euro



Reviews for the Honor X40

Honor X40 Smartphone Review
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
The Honor X40 smartphone is a complete package of a budget-friendly 5G phone since it offers a compelling display with advanced refresh rate support. The device also renders decent performance with numerous personalization options, ample storage, and a long-lasting battery. Apart from this, the camera aspect is slightly behind the competition, still, it looks like an amazing deal. On the other hand, if this device is not fit your requirements, then you should check out Oppo K10x. It comes under the same price range, while this phone brings astounding camera quality, which is missing in the X40. Anyway, choose the phone that meets your expectations.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/15/2022
Honor X40 Specifications, Pros, and Cons
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
The Honor X40 smartphone comes with 5G support at an expected price of $210 (Rs 17,190 in India) approx. As for the primary features, the phone comes with a 6.67 inches AMOLED display panel with a 120Hz refresh rate. The 6nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G chipset is supported by Adreno 619 GPU for better performance. Besides this, the front panel offers an 8MP dot-notch selfie camera. As for the primary camera module, the dual camera is led by the 50MP lens, while there is a secondary 2MP macro lens present. Furthermore, with both side cameras, you can record 1080p videos at 30frames per second. In terms of internal, you get 6GB/8GB/12GB RAM with 128GB/256GB internal storage. The device runs on the latest Android 12 OS with the Magic UI 6.1 user interface. The Honor X40 holds a Li-Po 5100 mAh battery capacity accompanied by 40W fast-charging support. The device has an under-display fingerprint scanner and is to be launched with Black, Green, and Silver color options.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/03/2022


Qualcomm Adreno 619: Integrated (in the Snapdragon 750G) graphics card based on the Adreno 600 architecture. The performance is a lot better than the old Adreno 612.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

SD 695 5G: Fast mid-range ARM SoC with 8 CPU Kryo 660 cores (two fast 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A78 based cores in a cluster and six power saving ARM Cortex-A55 based cores at 1.7 GHz) and a lower mid range Adreno 619 GPU. Supports only Wi-Fi 5 and is manufactured in the 6 nm.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


It is a small display format for smartphones. You shouldn't be severely defective in vision, and you won't see much detail on the screen and only have a small resolution available. For that, the device should be small and handy, easy to transport.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


In 2014 Huawei created the sub brand Honor and offers certain smartphone series under this name. Occasionally the products are also called Huawei Honor.

The market share of Honor products is manageable, but there are several reviews on Honor smartphones with average ratings (as of 2016).

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2023-01-21)