Honor Play with Kirin 970, GPU Turbo launches at a killer price of Rs. 19,999

Huawei sub-brand Honor has launched a new and exciting smartphone called the Honor Play, in the sub Rs. 25,000 segment. This phone is their attempt at entering the budget smartphone battle with specs to ride home about. The Honor Play will be available at a starting price of Rs. 19,999 for 4GB/64GB model and Rs. 23,999 for the 6GB/64GB model.

The Honor Play will be available exclusively on Amazon starting 4PM today i.e., 6th August 2018.

Honor Play Specs

The new Honor Play comes with a large 6.3-inch full HD+ 18:9 aspect ratio display and an 83.35% screen to body ratio. It is powered by a Kirin 970 SoC, which is accompanied by 4GB/6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be expanded via microSD card slot. The GPU inside is a Mali-G72 MP12 which is assisted by a special GPU turbo feature aimed at improving the gaming performance.

Coming to the cameras, we have 16MP primary color sensor and a 2MP monochrome sensor at an aperture of f/2.2. The selfie camera is a 16MP sensor with an f/2 aperture. The camera is assisted by Huawei’s popular AI features and offers a lot of unique features. You get both a fingerprint scanner and Face Unlock both of which work flawlessly. 

Talking about the battery, we get a fairly big 3,750mAh battery which supports Huawei’s quick charge. The OS inside is Android 8.1 Oreo with the EMUI skin on top. If you are looking for a powerful smartphone with a modern display and solid build, then don’t forget to check this one out. 

Our Latest Videos

Prev 1 of 157 Next
Prev 1 of 157 Next


Sreehari is in love; in love with technology. His enthusiasm for new gadgets can be seen in his videos. He single-handedly built Mr. Phone's YouTube channel and continues to persevere with Nitesh in making world-class tech videos. Sree - as everyone calls him affectionately - is also a big fan of Artificial Intelligence and Industrial Design. If he is not working on gadget reviews, Sree is a trained Carnatic singer. When you meet him, do to request for his rendition of Kabira by Arijit Singh.