Honor is a sub-brand belonging to networking and telecommunications equipment and services under the Huawei Group and established in 2013, which has a headquarter in Shenzhen China. However, the company began its international expansion in 2014 and as of now, the brand had expanded to 74 countries, including European nations, India, and Japan.
The brand has propelled its “Honor Play” smartphone in India today. The price of the smartphone in India has been set at Rs. 19,999 for the 4GB RAM variant, and Rs. 23,999 for the 6GB RAM variant. It will be available exclusively on Amazon India and the HiHonorStore.
The smartphone has been configured with the company latest innovation “GPU Turbo Technology” that will enhance the overall smartphone interface and performance thereby delivering seemingless experience to its user. It has been framed acknowledging the current market requirement and competition. Hence, it has been equipped with the configuration as follows:
USER INTERFACE: EMUI 8.2
DIMENSIONS: 157.91 mm (H) x 74.27 mm (W) x 7.48 mm (D)
OPERATING SYSTEM: Android 8.1.0(Android Oreo)
PROCESSOR TYPE: Kirin 970 AI Chipset
PROCESSOR CORE: 4 x 2.36 GHz + 4 x 1.8 GHz
FRONT CAMERA: 16MP
REAR CAMERA: 16MP + 2MP AI (PDAF)
VIDEO SHOOTING: UHD 4K* (3840 x 2160)
COLOR: 16M colors
RESOLUTION: 2340 x 1080 (FHD+)
PIXEL DENSITY: 409ppi
TYPE: Lithium polymer
TYPE: 4G VOLTE, 3G, 2G
SUPPORT: LTE FDD/LTE TDD/WCDMA/GSM (VoLTE)
CONNECTIVITY: 4G, 3G, GPRS, Wi-Fi
Storage & Hardware
INTERNAL STORAGE: 64 GB
TYPES OF SENSORS: Fingerprint sensor, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Digital compass, Gravity sensor, Gyroscope
VIDEO CALL: Yes
MESSAGING: SMS, MMS
SIM SIZE: Nano-SIM card
AUDIO JACK: 3.5 mm
Furthermore, the company pledge to rollover an AI Gaming update in the near future, bringing features like 4D Gaming (with intelligent vibrations based on the game being played) and 3D Gaming Audio with surround sound. The Honor Play also features a ‘Gaming Suite’, which will allow users to manage calls and other notifications to prevent interruptions to their gaming session.
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