HONOR Soars to New Heights
Ascending Mt. Qomolangma

HONOR: The First 5G Smartphone Brand
to Call Mt. Qomolangma its Home!

May 27, 2020 11:00 a.m.

The journey from the 6,500-meter Forward Camp to the summit required scaling the North Col Wall, a massive 40° to 50° ice slope that features an almost 400-meter drop. The ice and snow in this area is over 100 meters thick, making the terrain susceptible to avalanches. Cai Qing, a member of the 2020 Chinese Survey Team, captured these priceless images on his HONOR phone, showing the team traversing this first dangerous pass on the North Ridge.

May 18, 2020 1:00 p.m.

After a grueling five-hour hike, the team arrived at the 6500-meter Forward Camp, where they would rest and make preparations for the rest of the climb. The pictures show the camp, and the East Rongbuk Glacier as it appeared before them.
Taken by Kunchok Samdeng, Li Pu and Xing Xiongwang

May 16, 2020 2:00 p.m.

Climbing Qomolangma is not just a test of physical stamina, but also of mental fortitude. After an interminable wait, the 2020 Chinese Survey Team was once again on its way — to the world's rooftop!

May 14, 2020 12:00 noon

The team encountered a herd of Himalayan blue sheep in the distance, and were fortunate to capture the moment for posterity on an HONOR 30 Pro+.

May 12, 2020 11:00 a.m.

Reaching Base Camp on Qomolangma requires traversing the famous "108 turns" through a treacherous mountain pass. This 100-kilometer stretch of road offers the only mode of access to Qomolangma's North Ridge, and has assumed an iconic status.

May 11, 2020 10:00 a.m.

The 2020 Chinese Survey Team took a break at the 6,500-meter Forward Camp, organized their equipment, and carried out essential mountaineering skills training.

May 9, 2020 2:00 p.m.

The climbers recorded every step of their journey on the way to the 6,500-meter Forward Camp. The stunning scenery they witnessed was rendered in breathtaking splendor, thanks to the photographic prowess of HONOR smartphones.

May 8, 2020 6:00 p.m.

5G on Qomolangma — could it be? The team conducted speed tests on the HONOR X10, in the 5,800- to 6,500-meter elevation range.

May 7, 2020 11:00 p.m.

The entire 2020 Chinese Survey Team arrived at the 6,500-meter Forward Camp. Climbers Li Pu and Cai Qing captured the spectacular scenes the team observed, snapping countless jaw-dropping images on their HONOR phones — from imposing glaciers to stoic yaks — and then using 5G to beam them to the rest of world!

May 7, 2020 4:00 p.m.

It's official! As the designated smartphone brand, entrusted with commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the first Chinese ascent of Mt. Qomolangma, HONOR will brave the elements alongside mountaineers, to show that the sky truly is the limit when technology is wedded with human perseverance!

HONOR Soars to New Heights
Ascending Mt. Qomolangma

HONOR: The First 5G Smartphone Brand to Call Mt. Qomolangma its Home!

May 27, 2020 11:00 a.m.

The journey from the 6,500-meter Forward Camp to the summit required scaling the North Col Wall, a massive 40° to 50° ice slope that features an almost 400-meter drop. The ice and snow in this area is over 100 meters thick, making the terrain susceptible to avalanches. Cai Qing, a member of the 2020 Chinese Survey Team, captured these priceless images on his HONOR phone, showing the team traversing this first dangerous pass on the North Ridge.

May 18, 2020 1:00 p.m.

After a grueling five-hour hike, the team arrived at the 6500-meter Forward Camp, where they would rest and make preparations for the rest of the climb. The pictures show the camp, and the East Rongbuk Glacier as it appeared before them.
Taken by Kunchok Samdeng, Li Pu and Xing Xiongwang

May 16, 2020 2:00 p.m.

Climbing Qomolangma is not just a test of physical stamina, but also of mental fortitude. After an interminable wait, the 2020 Chinese Survey Team was once again on its way — to the world's rooftop!

May 14, 2020 12:00 noon

The team encountered a herd of Himalayan blue sheep in the distance, and were fortunate to capture the moment for posterity on an HONOR 30 Pro+.

May 12, 2020 11:00 a.m.

Reaching Base Camp on Qomolangma requires traversing the famous "108 turns" through a treacherous mountain pass. This 100-kilometer stretch of road offers the only mode of access to Qomolangma's North Ridge, and has assumed an iconic status.

May 11, 2020 10:00 a.m.

The 2020 Chinese Survey Team took a break at the 6,500-meter Forward Camp, organized their equipment, and carried out essential mountaineering skills training.

May 9, 2020 2:00 p.m.

The climbers recorded every step of their journey on the way to the 6,500-meter Forward Camp. The stunning scenery they witnessed was rendered in breathtaking splendor, thanks to the photographic prowess of HONOR smartphones.

May 8, 2020 6:00 p.m.

5G on Qomolangma — could it be? The team conducted speed tests on the HONOR X10, in the 5,800- to 6,500-meter elevation range.

May 7, 2020 11:00 p.m.

The entire 2020 Chinese Survey Team arrived at the 6,500-meter Forward Camp. Climbers Li Pu and Cai Qing captured the spectacular scenes the team observed, snapping countless jaw-dropping images on their HONOR phones — from imposing glaciers to stoic yaks — and then using 5G to beam them to the rest of world!

May 7, 2020 4:00 p.m.

It's official! As the designated smartphone brand, entrusted with commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the first Chinese ascent of Mt. Qomolangma, HONOR will brave the elements alongside mountaineers, to show that the sky truly is the limit when technology is wedded with human perseverance!