Honor Play smartphone was launched in June 2018. The phone comes with a 6.30-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080x2340 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9.
Honor Play is powered by a 2.36GHz octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 970 processor that features 4 cores clocked at 2.36GHz and 4 cores clocked at 1.8GHz. It comes with 4GB of RAM.
The Honor Play runs Android 8.1 and is powered by a 3,750mAh battery. The Honor Play supports proprietary fast charging.
As far as the cameras are concerned, the Honor Play on the rear packs a 16-megapixel primary camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a second 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera setup has phase detection autofocus. It sports a 16-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.0 aperture.
The Honor Play runs EMUI 8.2 based on Android 8.1 and packs 64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 256GB). The Honor Play is a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards.
Connectivity options on the Honor Play include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ac, GPS, Bluetooth v4.20, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass/ magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor. The Honor Play supports face unlock with 3D face recognition.
The Honor Play measures 157.91 x 74.27 x 7.48mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 176.00 grams. It was launched in Black, Blue, and Violet colours.
As of 23rd March 2019, Honor Play price in India starts at Rs. 14,999.
|Play (Ultra Violet, 6GB RAM, 64GB)||Rs. 14,999|
|Play (Midnight Black, 4GB, 64GB)||Rs. 14,999|
|Play (Navy Blue, 4GB RAM, 64GB)||Rs. 14,999|
|Play (Midnight Black, 6GB RAM, 64GB)||Rs. 18,199|
|Play (Navy Blue, 6GB RAM, 64GB)||Rs. 23,405|
|Release date||June 2018|
|Launched in India||Yes|
|Dimensions (mm)||157.91 x 74.27 x 7.48|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||3750|
|Colours||Black, Blue, Violet|
|Screen size (inches)||6.30|
|Processor||2.36GHz octa-core (4x2.36GHz + 4x1.8GHz)|
|Processor make||HiSilicon Kirin 970|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||256|
|Rear camera||16-megapixel (f/2.2) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4)|
|Rear autofocus||Phase detection autofocus|
|Front camera||16-megapixel (f/2.0)|
|Operating system||Android 8.1|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.20|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|3D face recognition||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|