Honor Play is another addition to India’s “premium midrange” phones segment. The phone is powered by Kirin 970 SoC and also comes with Huawei’s GPU Turbo Technology. It includes 4/6GB of RAM and comes with 64GB of internal storage.
Honor Play Design and Specifications
Honor Play features a metal unibody design and comes with a glass front. In terms of dimensions, the smartphone measures 157.91 x 74.27 x 7.48 mm and weighs 176 grams. On the rear, there is a vertically aligned dual rear camera set up along with a circular fingerprint sensor on the back.
The bottom of the smartphone includes the USB Type-C port, 3.5-mm headphone jack and a single speaker grill. The smartphone features rounded corners for and has been designed for a comfortable grip in the hands.
While there is a full-screen display on the front, the display includes a notch that houses the front-facing camera, earpiece, sensors and LED flash. Honor Play has a tall-body design and is suited for consuming media content, and playing games. Honor Play has a 6.3-inch FHD+ (1080 x 2340 pixels) FullView display with a notch and has an aspect ratio of 19:9.
Honor Play is backed by a large 3750mAh battery and there is also support for fast charging via Fast Charger (9V 2A). The smartphone runs on the latest Emotion UI (EMUI) 8.2 which is based on Android 8.1 operating system. The smartphone includes Hi Touch which is an AI shopping feature with an exclusive partnership with Amazon India.
Honor Play Price and Availability
The Honor Play is priced competitively in the Rs. 20,000 to Rs. 25,000 price bracket and takes on the Nokia 7.1 Plus and Samsung Galaxy A6+ smartphones. It comes in two colors – Midnight Black and Navy Blue. Honor Play is priced at Rs.19,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage model and Rs. 23,999 for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage model.
The smartphone is available for purchase on Amazon India from today at 4:00 PM. Click the link below if you want to buy the Honor Play.