Honor Play First Impression : Specification, Features and Key Highlights

honor play first impression
honor play first impression

Honor Play First Impression, Specification, Features and Key Highlights:- After the flagship smartphone from Honor, the latest Honor play comes as a reasonably priced model with high-end specifications. Honor play will fulfill the demand of most users with its robust look and incredible performance.This phone has been Released on August 6, 2018, the phone will surpass the Nokia 7 plus and Vivo V9 in the mid-range smartphone segment. Honor play will be available in two variants like a 4 GB Ram and 6 GB RAM with a 64 GB internal storage option. The price range will be 19,999 and 23,999 INR respectively. As of now, the Honor Play will be available on AMAZON India as well as Honor’s official website for the buyers in two eye-catching color variants: Midnight Black and Navy Blue.

honor play first impression
honor play first impression

The Chinese smartphone company has been manufacturing mobile phones since 1997. It is also the largest telecom infrastructure maker in the world.

Honor Play First Impression, Specification And Features

  • Dual Sim, VoLTE, 4G, 3G, Wi-Fi
  • Android 8.1 Operating System
  • Octa Core, 1.84 GHz Processor
  • 4 GB RAM, 64 GB inbuilt
  • 3760 mAh Battery
  • 6.3 inches, 1080 x 2340 pixel Display
  • 16+2 MP Dual Rear + 16 MP Front Camera
  • Memory Card (Hybrid)
  • Android, v8.1

Honor Play Design & Hardware

As per the design, Honor Play seems to be a bit different from its predecessor. It comes with a metal back with a matte finish. The fingerprint sensor is on the back, and the dual cameras are placed vertically. It is quite comfortable to hold in the hands, and it seems quite lightweight as well. Apart from all these, it gives a premium look, but not like Honor 10. The display is massive in size as different from most of the smartphones with 6.3 inches. It comes with an FHD+ feature with a resolution of 1080*2340 and with an aspect ratio of 19:9. Another eye-catching feature is the cut-out right above the screen. The screen is quite sharp, bright and colorful as well.

honor play specification features and price in India
Honor Play With 19.5:9 Display, Dual Rear Cameras, GPU Turbo

On the other hand Honor Play is the first smartphone that comes with Kirin 970 processor in the mid-range smartphone segment. Honor play is loaded with GPU Turbo, which is a new technology in the recent time smartphones. And it claims to escalate the performance of the phone up to 60 percent and there will be a shrinkage of battery draining power up to 30 percent. The GPU Turbo technology is restrained to gaming at this moment. The newly released smartphone is running at EMUI 8.2 and based on Android 8.1 Oreo. It is quick and effortless during its performance. The Honor Play comes with a 3750 mAh battery for better and continuous performance.

Camera For Clicking Your Best Snaps

Honor Play comes with a dual-camera setup on the rear portion. There is a 16MP primary snapper with a f/2.2 aperture lens and a 2 MP secondary camera for with an aperture of f/2.4. Whereas on the front side there is a 16 MP camera for selfie lovers. The dual-lens setup is quite superb for taking beautiful clicks.


The Honor Play houses the connectivity options on the device like a hybrid dual-SIM setup, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, USB Type-C, GPS/ A-GPS and a 3.5mm headphone jack.The smartphone possesses a screen measurement of 157.91×74.27×7.48mm and weighs 176 grams.

The Honor Play presents the best possible hardware and software specification on a mid-end smartphone. And honestly, Honor Play appears to be an all-around device which fulfills almost every requirement one would expect in a smartphone that comes with a price less than 25,000 INR.