Huawei’s sub-brand Honor, has set to launch their new Honor Play 4 series this June, most probably on June 13, 2020. The new Honor Play series; Play 4 and Play 4 Pro was announced on June 3, last week. Honor announced that the upcoming series will be featuring a special temperature sensor. The phone was already launched in China on 3rd June.
The new Honor Play 4 will be featuring quad camera setup. This smartphone will be powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 800 SoC Chipset. As the focus of the phone will be the camera for the smartphone photography. It will also be having the 4,300 mAh battery capacity.
The Honor Play4 will be featuring a bezel less display. The screen size will be of 6.81 inch with a punch-hole on display for the front camera setup. The display type used in this smartphone is IPS LCD and has FHD+ resolution of 1080×2400 pixels. The aspect ratio having 20:9 with density of 386 PPI. The screen will be having rounded corners.
The handset looks seamless in terms of design. There’s a quad camera setup on the rear camera with a rectangular bump. And the punch-hole setup for the front camera. The fingerprint sensor is mounted on the right side of the phone. As well, the rear side looks stunning with the color reflection.
Honor Play4 presents 4 camera lenses with wide, ultra-wide, macro and depth. The primary sensor is of 64 MP with aperture of f/1.9, a 2 MP macro and depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. And an 8 MP ultra-wide lens with aperture of f/2.2. For the front, there’s a 16 MP camera lens of aperture of f/2.0 on the punch hole setup.
Under the performance, there’s a MediaTek MT6873 Dimensity 800 5G SoC CPU. Honor Play4 is designed with 6 GB LPDDR4x RAM paired with 128 GB internal storage. And 8 GB RAM with 128 GB internal storage. Storage can be expanded by using microSD card up to 512 GB. The handset operates on Magic UI 3.1 based on Android version 10.0.
The Honor Play4 has the 4,300 mAh non-removable battery which supports 22.5W Fast Charging. Also, some other features are Type-C port, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, headphone jack and speakers.
Price and Availability
The Honor Play 4 has a price tag of CNY 1,799 in China for the 6+128GB variant. And for the 8+128GB variant, it has CNY 1,999 price tag. As it is launched in China only. The price of this phone will be around $ 253 and $ 281 for the respective variants. User would be able choose between three colors; Magic Night Black, Iceland Illusion and Phantom Blue.
In terms of availability and price of Honor Play 4 in Nepal, we expect the device to be priced at around Rs. 36,490 and Rs. 40,490 for 6 and 8 GB variants. Likewise, price in India of this smartphone, will be around INR 19,000 and INR 21,250.
Honor Play 4 Key Specs
|Front Camera||:||16 MP|
|Back Camera||:||64+8+2+2 MP|
|Chipset||:||MediaTek Dimensity 800 Soc 5G|
|Internal Storage||:||128 GB|
|Price in Nepal||:||Rs. 36,490 (6/128 GB) * Rs. 40,490 (8/128 GB) *|
|Price in India||:||INR 19,000 (6/128 GB) * INR 21,250 (8/128 GB) *|
|Other Market||:||¥ 1,799, ¥ 1,999 | $ 253*, $281*|