Earlier last month, Honor Play was launched in mainland China with Kirin 970 processor. Now, Xiaomi is about to launch the device in India this coming August 6.
- Honor Play launched in China: features the Kirin 970 chipse
- All future Honor phones to come with FullView display
The Honor Play features a 6.3″ display with a resolution of 1080 x 2280 and an aspect ratio of 19:9.
It is powered by the Kirin 970 along with the GPU Turbo which will aid in boosting performance. The company also included their Histen audio in order to provide 3D sounds and 7.1 channel virtualization. The phone comes in two storage variants, a 4GB RAM + 64GB of storage and a 6GB RAM + 64GB or storage. In addition, it is fueled by a 3750 mAh battery and runs on Android 8.1.
For the optics, it features a 16MP + 2MP dual rear camera which is powered by Kirin’s AI core, the NPU, and a 16MP front camera with 3D Portrait lighting.
Aiming for a budget gaming alternative of other high-end gaming smartphones, it will be available for the price of CNY 2,000 (approx. PHP 16,419) for the 4GB variant and CNY 2,400 (approx. PHP 19,702) for the 6GB variant. The smartphone arrived in the colors – Black, Blue, and Violet.