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


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.

Huawei Honor Play 5

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
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.

Originally posted 2015-10-10 18:23:05.