Honor Play launched in India starting Rs.19,999
If you are looking for gaming-centric smartphone, Here is a great news for you as Huawei’s Honor brand has launched Honor play smartphone in India today. The smartphone has 6.3-inch Full HD+ display, up to 6GB RAM, AI dual rear cameras and competitive pricing.
Honor Play specifications
Honor Play packs a 6.3-inch (2340 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD 19:5:9 2.5D curved glass display which comes with 85% NTSC color gamut and 89% Screen-to-body ratio. The smartphone is powered by Octa-Core Huawei Kirin 970 (4 x 2.4 GHz A73+ 4 x 1.8 GHz A53) 10nm processor with Mali-G72 MP12 GPU & GPU Turbo. It has independent AI NPU as well. There is 4GB or 6GB LPDDR4X RAM with 64GB (UFS 2.1) memory that you can expand up to 256 GB adding MicroSD card with its Hybrid Dual SIM solution. Honor Play runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) with EMUI 8.2 on top.
The smartphone comes with 16MP rear camera with features such as f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, CAF, EIS and LED Flash along with a secondary camera of 2Mp with f/2.4 aperture. You can find 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture as well.
For connectivity, there is Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C & 3.5MM Audio Jack. Fingerprint sensor is also there to unlock the smartphone. The smartphone will get juice from 3750mAh battery which comes with fast charging as well.
Honor Play Features
Honor Play packs some unique and intelligent features to boost up speed and performance. The Gaming centric smartphone also has AI features.
The 16Mp and 2 MP dual rear camera on Honor play comes with AI features. It has EIS and AIS for smoother capturing. AI NPU powered camera of the smartphone can identify more than 20 categories and 500 scenes in real time. The main Camera uses pixel binning technology which combine the information of four pixels to create a large 2.0µm pixel. The secondary 2Mp camera used for portrait shots with background blurred effect. Selfie lovers can enjoy beautification mode and different types of AI portrait shots with its 16MP AI powered front camera.
Honor play is really power packed. To boost up gaming performance it comes with AI powered processors with independent AI NPU. According to Honor, its GPU turbo can increase performance by 60% and decrease power consumption by 30%. AI real-time image and audio recognition can be identified for 30 different scenario and 10 different vibrations according to the direction of approaching enemies or gunfire and users can even feel the kickback like real as you pull the trigger. It also has 3D audio effects for better quality of sound experience.
- 3D Audio
Honor Play has 3.5mm Audio jack which uses Histen 3D audio technology to enhance audio experience. You can enjoy surround sound effect with 7.1-channel Histen audio effects.
Honor Play Price in India & Availability
Honor Play is priced at Rs.19,999 for the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version and Rs. 23,999 for the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage version starting 4PM, August 6th exclusively on Amazon India with following launch offers:
- Extra savings on EMI transactions with Axis Card.
- 120 GB of free data for a period of 12 months to Vodafone customers with recharge with Rs. 199 or above. 10GB free data extra for 12 months on any Vodafone RED plan starting Rs. 399 and 1 year Amazon Prime for postpaid customers