Honor is joining the tech giants taking to the stage at IFA 2018 today to announce its latest products. Its keynote will take place on Thursday 30 August at 1pm BST/2pm CEST, and you can watch live right here.

What will Honor launch at IFA 2018?

Bizarrely, Honor's plans for IFA 2018 are no secret. It will officially announce the Honor Play smartphone, a device that is already official elsewhere in the world. In fact, we've already reviewed it.

Anyhoo, here's what to expect:

Honor Play

Honor Play

  • 6.3in Honor FullView Display, 89% screen-to-body ratio
  • EMUI 8.2 (based on Android Oreo 8.1)
  • Kirin 970 AI chipset with GPU Turbo and AI NPU
  • 4D gaming experience with Smart Shock
  • 3D sound effects
  • 16Mp + 2Mp Dual AI camera, AI Portrait Mode, 3D Portrait Lighting
  • AI Face Unlock
  • 3,750mAh battery for 1.5-day life with heavy use
  • Available in Midnight Black, Navy Blue and Ultra Violet (Player Edition in Black and Red)

Honor claims its GPU Turbo offers a 60 percent performance and 30 percent efficiency boost over the Kirin 960, with almost full FPS and FPS stability in games.