Honor Play 40 Plus was launched in China as the brand’s latest affordable offering. The latest Honor Play series smartphone features a display with a 90Hz refresh rate and is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC. The Honor Play 40 Plus comes in four different color options and has 4GB of storage. RAM and 256 GB of built-in storage. It features dual rear cameras led by a 50-megapixel main sensor arranged in large ring-shaped camera modules. The Honor Play 40 Plus is backed by a 6,000mAh battery with 22.5W fast charging support.
Honor Play 40 Plus price, availability
The new Honor Play 40 Plus is priced at CNY 1,199 (around Rs. 13,700) for the sole 8GB RAM + 256GB storage model. It is currently on sale in China through the Honor Mall website. It comes in four color options: Charm Sea Blue, Magic Night Black, Titanium Empty Silver, and Xianxia Purple.
Details regarding the global availability and pricing of the new Honor Play 40 Plus have yet to be revealed.
Specifications of the Honor Play 40 Plus
The Honor Play 40 Plus dual SIM (Nano) runs on Magic UI 6.1 based on Android 12 and sports a 6.74-inch Full HD+ (720×1600) IPS display with a 90Hz refresh rate. teardrop-shaped notch in the center housing the front camera. The new Honor phone is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 700 octa-core SoC, coupled with 8GB of RAM and the Adreno Mali-G57 GPU. The built-in memory can be practically expanded to another 5GB using unused storage.
For optics, Honor Play 40 Plus has a rear dual-camera setup with a 50-megapixel main sensor, a 2-megapixel depth sensor with an f/1.8 aperture, and a 2-megapixel depth-of-field camera. megapixels with an f/2.4 aperture. For selfies, Honor has provided a 5-megapixel selfie shooter on the front with an f/2.2 aperture. The handset also offers up to 256GB of inbuilt storage.
Honor Play 40 Plus connectivity options include 5G, Bluetooth v5.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, NFC, USB OTG, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack and USB Type -VS. Onboard sensors include a compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and light sensor. There is also a side fingerprint sensor for biometric authentication.
The Honor Play 40 Plus packs a 6,000mAh battery that supports 22.5W fast charging. The battery is said to offer 23 hours of video playback time. It measures 167.48×76.85×8.27mm and weighs 196 grams.