Global smartphone brand HONOR has announced the launch of PocketVision, an AI powered app that makes it easier for the visually impaired and people with low vision to read. According to the World Health Organisation, it is estimated that approximately 1.3 billion people live with some form visual impairment. PocketVision uses the power of HONOR’s AI (artificial intelligence) and superior quad camera technology in the HONOR 20 PRO to deliver a portable, affordable alternative to other magnifiers and typoscopes currently on the market, creating an enhanced reading experience for people all around the world.
There are widespread reports that the number of people with a side hustle is increasing at an unprecedented rate, and google searches for the term ‘side hustle’ up 62% from 2017 to 2018, there’s plenty of evidence that more people are embracing their entrepreneurial side.
However, new research by mobile tech brand HONOR has revealed that young Brits in particular are making money in more creative ways, with a little help from their smartphones.
Over half of those surveyed (55%) revealed that they have a side hustle, including jobs such as buying and selling clothes or blogging. Among those with a side hustle, almost a third (27%) use it as a way of supplementing their income with a further 89% arguing they couldn’t successfully do their side hustle without the use of a smartphone.
The research, conducted among 2000 18-24 year olds, identified some of the most popular ‘side hustles’ the younger generation are turning to, to turn their passions into profit.
Today, January 8, 2018, HONOR launches the new HONOR 10 Lite, a stylish selfie phone at an unbeatable price point of £199.99. With an AI-powered 24MP front camera, a slim dewdrop notch and a shimmering colour gradient back, the HONOR 10 Lite is as stylish as it is affordable. Be your best self with HONOR 10 Lite’s smart photography
Following HONOR’s long history of selfie-strong smartphones, the HONOR 10 Lite is pushing the boundaries even further. The AI powered camera can recognise eight real-time scenarios and identifies different environments instantly, allowing you to take pictures anytime, anywhere. The front camera also features 3D facial recognition and light fusion technology, ensuring you always look your best in every scenario.
Style yourself with HONOR 10 Lite’s dazzling design
The HONOR 10 Lite rear design is made from eight layers of shimmering material for a dazzling visual effect. Inspired by the lights and colours of its surroundings, the HONOR 10 Lite’s vibrant gradient colour choices include the newly introduced Sky Blue, which has a luminescent gradient effect that fades from light grey to blue, inspired by the natural light spectrum, as well as the classic Sapphire Blue and Midnight Black.
To complement the range of captivating colours, the HONOR 10 Lite also offers a 6.21 inch FullView HD screen display, with an over 90% screen-to-body ratio for a better viewing experience.
“The HONOR 10 Lite fuses AI photography with exceptional design, offering an unrivalled selfie device for smartphone users around the world,” said Michael Pan, President of HONOR Western Europe. “This device, and its features, marks another step of the HONOR journey to bring industry-defining products to a dedicated global fanbase.”
Priced at £199.99 the HONOR 10 Lite is available in Sapphire Blue, Sky Blue and Midnight Black from 7th January 2019 on https://www.hihonor.com/uk/ and selected retailers, as well as network Three in late January.