Honor, which has parted ways with Huawei, continues to produce new smartphones. The Chinese company today announced a new model following the Honor V40 flagship. The Honor Play 5T Vitality Edition, which comes with entry-level features, has been officially released.
The Honor Play 5T has the heart of MediaTek’s Helio P35 chipset. Also, the device comes with a large battery of 5,000 mAh.
In terms of hardware, honor play 5T; features a 6.6-inch HD + LCD. This display adopts today’s fashion water drop notched design. It also holds the TÜV Rheinland certificate, which prevents harmful blue light.
On the camera side, Honor’s new entry-level phone features a quadruple setup. Equipped with a 13 Megapixel main camera on the back, the device supports this with a 5 Megapixel macro and a 2 Megapixel depth sensor.
In terms of battery life, the Honor Play 5T features a 5,000 mAh battery. Powered by 22W fast charging, this battery reaches 43 percent in 30 minutes.
On the storage side, Honor’s new budget-friendly phone; is equipped with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal memory. This phone comes with a single memory configuration and also comes in black and blue.
Also, the Honor Play 5T is powered by Smart Pa speakers that increase the volume up to 86dB. We usually see this feature in flagship models. Honor, however, also features Smart Pa speakers in its entry-level model, raising awareness.
In terms of other features, Honor’s new smartphone; supported by a side-mounted fingerprint sensor and facial recognition lock. The device also comes out of the box with Magic UI 4.0 as software.
Honor Play 5T specifications
- Display: 6.6 inch LCD screen with 1600 x 720p resolution
- Processor: MediaTek Helio P35 chipset
- RAM: 6 GB
- Storage: 128 GB
- Rear camera: 13 Megapixel main + 5 Megapixel wide angle + 2 Megapixel macro + 2 Megapixel depth sensor
- Front camera: 8 Megapixel selfie camera
- Battery: 5,000 mAh battery supporting 22W fast charging (up to 43 percent charge in 30 minutes)
- Other features: 3.5mm headphone jack, Smart Pa speakers, Magic UI 4.0 interface, fingerprint, and face unlock.
Honor Play 5T price
Coming with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of memory, this device has a price tag of about $200. Sales will begin in China for the first time on April 27.