At a gala event on Monday, Huawei declared the release of its latest smartphone, the Honor 4 Play priced at CNN 799 (approx. Rs. 7,921). However, the handset is only available in China at present as the Company has not said anything about its global availability.
The major highlight of the smartphone is its 64-bit processor which is usually found in costlier phones including Samsung Galaxy S5, iPhone 6 etc. The Honor 4 Play’s processor is a 64 bit 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 410 powered by 1GB RAM and Adreno 306 GPU.
It’s a dual SIM smartphone featuring a 5-inch HD screen with IPS (720 x 1280 pixels) display that supports 10- point touch. The smartphone is based on Android 4.4 KitKat and flaunts an 8 MP CMOS rear camera coupled with LED flash. It also carries a 2 MP front camera.
It is powered by a 2000 mAh Li-on battery which can support up to 450 minutes of usage time and around 150 hours of idle time. The inbuilt storage capacity is 8 GB and can further be extended to 32 GB using microSD card.
The various connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/ A-GPS, 3G, 4G LTE and Wi-Fi. The smartphone is at present available in Black and White color options. Its weight is around 160 grams and its dimensions are 142.95 x 72 x 8.5 mm.