Honor Play smartphone launches in China sporting 6.3-inch display with a notch. It comes with 4D gaming experience including real-time recognition of the game scene.
Honor Play has been launched as the latest mid-range smartphone in China. The highlights of this phone are HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC, 6.3-inch display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio with a notch, GPU Turbo technology, and 6GB RAM among others. This smartphone also brings 4D gaming experience with real-time recognition of the game scene that vibrates the phone to match. According to the company, this smartphone will boost performance when it detects a game is being played. Furthermorw, the Honor Play runs EMUI 8.2 based on Android 8.1.
Honor Play Features and Specification
The Honor Play smartphone is powered by the octa-core Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC along with Mali-G72 GPU and the built-in NPU (neural processor unit). This dual-SIM smartphone sports a 6.3-inch full-HD+ with 85 percent NTSC colour gamut and a resoultion of 1080 x 2340 pixels. It runs EMUI 8.2 based on Android 8.1. In terms of storage capacity, it comes in 4GB and 6GB RAM variants. It comes with 64GB inbuilt memory which can be expanded up to 256GB via micro SD card.
Talking about the camera specifications, it sports a dual camera setup with AI features. The Honor Play has a 14-Megapixel primary lens with f/2.2 aperture and PDAF, along with a 2-Megapixel secondary lens with f/2.4 aperture. Further, it has a 16-Megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture at the front. The Sensors onboard are proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and an accelerometer. Connectivity option in the Honor Play includes USB Type-C, GPS, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, and GPS. The battery backup offered is 3750mAh with fast charging technology. The dimensions of this latest phone are 157.91×74.27×7.48mm weighing 176 grams.
Honor Play Price and Availability
It is priced at CNY 1,999 (approx. 21,000 INR) for the 4GB RAM variant and CNY 2,399 (approx. 25,100 INR) for the 6GB RAM model. Both of these are now available for pre-order. It will go on sale in China from 11th June. The colors available in this handset are Black, Violet, and Blue.