Huawei Honor Play 8
The Honor Play 8 is a midrange Android smartphone from Huawei. The device has a plastic body with a four-sided curved backplate with a stylish design. One-third of the shell is left intact, while the rest has a finely striped texture, which looks very similar to the Huawei Honor Play 8A.
The intact strip is where the single 13MP rear camera is located together with the LED flash, a “13 Megapixel” text, and the Honor brand. Some features of the rear camera includes an f/1.8 lens and supports HDR.
On the front, there is a 5.71-inch screen with 720 x 1520 pixels resolution, and the Honor brand seating below the screen. The device is powered by a Quad-core MediaTek MT6761 Helio A22 CPU clocked at 2.0 GHz, along with PowerVR GE8320 GPU, 2GB RAM and 32GB expandable storage.
The and will be available in purple and black colours, powered by a 3050mAh battery, and will run on EMUI 9 based on Android 9 Pie. It will be equipped with a triple-slot tray – with two SIM slots and one slot for a microSD card of up to 512GB The full specifications and key features of the Honor Play 8 are detailed in the table below.
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G Network Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)|
|3G Network Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100|
|4G Network Bands||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Also Known As||
|Dimensions||147.13 x 70.78 x 8.45 mm (6.15 x 2.89 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||146 g (5.09 oz)|
|Build||Front/back glass, aluminum frame|
|SIM Type||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Display Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.71 inches, 91.0 cm2 (~79.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1520 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~296 ppi density)|
|Operating System||Android 9.0 (Pie); EMUI v9|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22 (12 nm)|
|CPU||Quad-core CPU (4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|RAM + ROM||2 GB|
|Card Slot||Yes, up to 512 GB via microSD card (uses dedicated slot)|
|Camera Type||Single Lens|
|Camera Sensor(s)||13 megapixel main camera|
Digital image stabilization
White balance settings
Sensor size - 1/2.8"
Pixel size - 1.12 μm
|Video Resolution||1080p@30fps, 720p@30fps|
|Camera Type||Single Lens|
|Camera Features||HDR+, scene recognition, AI FaceID|
|Speaker Location||Chin, below display|
|Audio Jack Type||Yes, 3.5mm audio jack|
|Battery Capacity||Non-removable Li-Ion 3050 mAh battery|
|Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower.||Up to 19 hours|
|Stand-by||Up to 400 hours|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Box Contents||Charging Brick / USB cable|