Honor Play 9A smartphone was launched on 30th March 2020. The phone comes with a 6.30-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720x1600 pixels at a pixel density of 278 pixels per inch (ppi). Honor Play 9A is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) processor. It comes with 4GB of RAM. The Honor Play 9A runs Android 10 and is powered by a 5000mAh non-removable battery. The Honor Play 9A supports proprietary fast charging.
As far as the cameras are concerned, the Honor Play 9A on the rear packs a 13-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture and a second 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera setup has autofocus. It sports a 8-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.0 aperture.
The Honor Play 9A runs Magic UI 3.0.1 based on Android 10 and packs 64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 512GB) with a dedicated slot. The Honor Play 9A is a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards. The Honor Play 9A measures 159.07 x 74.06 x 9.04mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 185.00 grams. It was launched in Blue Water Emerald, Jasper Green, and Night Black colours.
Connectivity options on the Honor Play 9A include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, Micro-USB, FM radio, 3G, and 4G. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass/ magnetometer, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor.