Earlier today Honor introduced the X10 5G, its latest affordable smartphone entry. During the announcement, Honor’s President George Zhao confirmed the Honor X-series of smartphones has surpassed the 80 million shipments milestone. The first member of the series dates back to 2013 with the Honor 3X G750.
The Honor X-series is characterized by solid performance and affordable prices, which has helped it garner significant popularity in China and Europe. Recent models like the Honor 8X and 9X have kept up the demand with the 8X alone selling over 15 million units .
The new Honor X10 5G is easily one of the most affordable 5G handsets starting at CNY1,899 ($270/€245) and with its extensive support for global 5G frequency bands could help propel the X-series in the 100 million shipment club.