Honor Play Launched in India Exclusively on Amazon

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Honor Play Amazon Launch in India –

The Huawei sub-brand Honor recently launched its latest smartphone model Honor Play in the Indian market. It seems like the smartphone manufacturer is in no mood to stop. However, Amazon’s listing now shows the launch early next month. It will sell exclusively on the e-retail platform. For the exclusive entry of the smartphone on Amazon, Amazon India has put a dedicated Honor Play page on board.

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The Huawei owned Honor’s new smartphone Honor Play is a gaming-centric smartphone launched in India on August 6. Honor Play is an Amazon exclusive for the game enthusiasts of the country. It is one of the first phones to feature Huawei’s GPU Turbo technology for gaming and overall performance and has a powerful HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC. The Honor Play smartphone has already been launched in China in the month of June this year. So as speculated the phone’s specifications will be no surprise to the fans.

Honor Play: Specifications

The smartphone has first been unveiled in China in the month of June and priced at CNY 1,999. That is approximately Rs. 21,000 for its 4GB RAM variant. The 6GB RAM model of Honor Play priced at CNY 2,399 which is around Rs. 25,100. The smartphone is available in multiple color options like Black, Blue, and Violet in the Chinese market.

The Honor Play is the latest flagship from Huawei with best features and expected to cost Rs. 21,000 in the Indian market. The Huawei Honor Play powers a 6.3-inch full HD display with 1080 x 2340 Full HD+ resolution with NTSC color gamut.

It is the first device from Huawei’s shelf to feature in-house ‘GPU Turbo’ technology. Honor has incorporated “4D” haptic feedback to render a smooth performance while playing games.

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Some more detailing on specifications

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The main highlight of the phone is its high performing processor. The smartphone powered by the octa-core Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC. Along with Mali-G72 GPU and built-in NPU (neural processor unit). Coming to optics it sports a dual camera setup with AI features. A 16-megapixel primary lens with f/2.2 aperture and PDAF. A 2-megapixel secondary lens with f/2.4 aperture at the back. The front camera features a 16-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture.

The Honor Play comes with 3750mAh battery along with fast charging support. It has a dedicated micro SD card slot extendable to 256 GB and dual SIM (nano + nano) dual-standby (4G+4G) slot. Honor Play has 64GB of inbuilt storage.

Network and connectivity Honor play provide multiple options like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac,. Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and USB Type-C. This smartphone also features various sensors like an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. The dimensions of Honor Play are 157.91×74.27×7.48mm and weighs 176 grams.

Honor Play Amazon Launch

Honor has been one of the fastest growing brands in India in the second quarter. After registering a whopping growth of 188 percent, in addition to a 3 percent market share. According to the Counterpoint Research in its latest report, Huawei stands at the fifth place in Q2 2018 in market share.

Earlier, Honor has launched Honor 9N which was available by July 31 exclusively via Flipkart and Honor’s e-store. This time Amazon has tried and successfully wooed Huawei to launch Honor exclusive via Amazon. The Honor 9N has launched in Indian Markets a functional model at the cost of Rs 11,999. For the base model with 3GB RAM plus 32GB storage, 4GB RAM. The 64GB storage model priced at Rs 13,999. However, the Honor 9N top model with a 4GB RAM and 128GB internal storage is available at a retail price of Rs 17,999.

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  1. Liked the name itself, Dipika! HonorPlay — great features too. You have covered it quite well. Almost tempted to buy 😉 But will definitely consider this when it’s time to replace my current phone.

    1. Hahaha… thank you Anshu

  2. Great news ? features bhi attractive hain ??

  3. Given the processor and camera features it has, it seems to be a great product in this price bracket!

  4. This smartphone has some amazing features ? i am already eyeing on it !! ?

  5. Honor phones have great features and superb camera quality, I am using honor and love this brand,, now looking forward for this new launch.

  6. Fantastic deal at 13-17K to be fair. This is a phone for gamers, camera quality is good enough.

  7. I feel this is a great grab for such a nice price. the configuration is very impressive too.

  8. Wow Nice to see it . Good time to gift it even not that very expensive. I like this and loved the name for sure Honor Play.

  9. My brother in law has honor phones and he loves it! This one with 64gb internal memory definitely looks amazing!

  10. I heard some great reviews about Honor Play and am thinking of getting one for myself. It has great features and lovely colour options!

  11. Those are since heavy weight specifications that Honor Play had launched with! I’m definitely adding this to my wish list on Amazon.

  12. Great phone, I am selfie lover and it has great lens 16 MPs . my phone is about to die and I get a reason to change my phone with honor now

  13. Have heard a lot about this model from Honor looks like a cell worth giving a shot

  14. I am using Honor 9i currently and can definitely vouch for this brand bigtime. I click all my pictures and record flawless videos with it. After reading your post, I can’t wait to check out this new phone from the brand.

  15. Thanks for sharing the details, looks like a nice phone with good lens .

  16. This phone is all over social media now a days . Can’t wait to try my hands on it as I lost my phone recently ??

  17. My Mom uses an Honor phone and the photo clarity is extraordinary, as are the other specs! So i completely agree with your views in the post.

  18. O my my…what features and specs this phone has. I am sure cell phone lovers like my brother would simply love this. Would plan to gift this to him.

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