Huawei Technologies launches Honor Play 5 smartphone for the Chinese, available for pre-order via vmall. Earlier this handset was rumored to be launched as Honor Play 5X but eventually launched as Play 5.
Huawei Honor Play 5 comes with decent 5-inch display but powered with 64-bit quad core Mediatek MT6735 processor and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of box. Its a dual SIM handset with 4G LTE connectivity and includes 16 GB internal memory with 2 Gigs of RAM.
The best thing about the Honor Play 5 is its battery life which can easily provide you up to 3 days of normal usage and up to 2 days on heavy usage. The device has 13 mega pixel camera on the rear side with LED flash and OmniVision BSI sensor, 28mm wide-angle lens. There is is also 5 mega pixel front facing snapper as well too.
Huawei Honor Play 5 Specifications
|Display: 5 Inch 1280 x 720 pixels touchscreen IPS display|
|SoC:1.3 GHz Quad Core Mediatek MT6735 64 bit processor|
|2 GB RAM|
|GPU: Mali T720|
|Software: Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with Emotion UI 3.1|
|Dual SIM: Yes|
|Main Camera: 13 MP rear camera with LED Flash|
|Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera|
|Storage: 16 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot support up to 128 GB|
|Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, USB OTG, WiFi tether|
|Battery: 4000 mAh Li-ion battery|
|aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0|
|Sensor: Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor|
Price, Availability Info
Huawei Honor Play 5 is currently sold in China only at a price of of RMB 999 [US $157 or Rs 10,200] and its available for purchase at vmall with delivery on October 16. No word on global roll out has been said. Grey, White and Gold color are available.