Honor – the sub-brand of the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei has unveiled a new smartphone called Honor Play 8. The device is coming with the trendy as well as the much-needed specifications on a budget-oriented smartphone, it also comes with an aggressive price tag, which means the device will be a perfect companion for those who want a decent smartphone in a pocket-friendly budget. So, without wasting any time let’s dive into check out all the details of the new device.
Specifications of Honor Play 8
It sports a 5.71-inch HD+ display with 1520×720 pixels resolution, along with a waterdrop shaped notch on the top of the display. The smartphone is powered by quad-core MediaTek Helio A22 processor and paired with 2GB of RAM along with IMG GE8300 GPU. Regarding the storage options, the smartphone supports 32 GB internal storage and that can be expandable upto 512 GB via MicroSD card.
On the imaging front, the Honor Play 8 rocks a single 13-megapixel primary lens on the back with an f/1.8 aperture and an LED flash. There is a 5-megapixel front camera with an f/2.2 aperture for the selfies and video calls. The smartphone also supports the face unlock feature to give an additional layer of security.
In terms of connectivity, the smartphone supports Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, Micro-USB port, and 4G VoLTE support. The Honor Play 8 runs on Android 9 Pie with EMUI 9.0, and the smartphone ships on a 3,020 mAh battery.
Pricing and availability
The smartphone is priced at CNY 599 (approx. ₹6,000) and the smartphone is now on sale via the company’s Vmall store as well as other major e-retailers in China. There is no information about the availability of the device in other parts of the world.