[Paris, April 9th, 2018] – HONOR, a leading smartphone e-brand, collaborated with Gameloft to organize the “Modern Combat Versus HONOR International Series” with HONOR’s AI powered HONOR View10 as the official smartphone of the tournament. The grand final competition of this exclusive event was held in in Paris on April 7th and received overwhelming support from game-lovers and HONOR fans from different countries around the world. The finals were also live-streamed on various platforms such as Gameloft and ESL, Facebook, Youtube, Twitch, HONOR’s official website, as well as partner platforms such as XDA Developers, Tinh Te, ShiftDelete.Net and Kaskus.
During the competition, the best players from France, Germany, Italy, Spain, India and Malaysia faced off in the popular mobile game, Modern Combat Versus, the latest iteration from the successful Gameloft’s franchise Modern Combat.
Team R.E.D from Italy won the final competition
After rounds of exciting matches, team R.E.D from Italy finally won the grand finale taking home €10,000 and an HONOR View10 for each member. In partnership with Gameloft, leader in the development and publishing of mobile games, and ESL, the world’s largest esports company, HONOR aims to take mobile gaming to the next level by providing players with an extraordinary gaming experience through its latest flagship smartphone, the HONOR View10.
“We are thrilled to have partnered with Gameloft once again to co-create a young lifestyle for users and fans all across the world,” said Mr. George Zhao, President of HONOR. “Gaming and entertainment are at the heart of today’s digital lifestyle. In order to enable this lifestyle, HONOR has optimized artificial intelligence, viewing experience, processing power and even the long battery life of HONOR View10 to ensure the best gaming and entertainment experience for users.”
Modern Combat Versus HONOR International Series
HONOR View10 went on sale in the United States on March 12th and was launched in Indonesia on March 27th. It is equipped with the Kirin 970 chipset, which includes a Neural-Network Processing Unit (NPU) that enables gamers to enjoy AI-powered performance. With 6GB + 128GB memory and EMUI 8.0, the new flagship unleashes amazing processing power and reduces disruptions while gaming. The 18:9 HONOR FullView Display provides players with a great viewing experience while the long lasting battery life and temperature control allow gamers to keep playing for hours. Moreover, the specially designed Gaming Suite can significantly increase the smartphone’s gaming performance. Gamers are able to play without disruption by disabling some virtual buttons and blocking notifications. This new flagship smartphone also won a series of "Best of CES" awards from Android Authority, Android Central, Android Police, Gadgetmatch, Gear Diary and Pocket-lint, all praised its amazing performance and value.
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