Huawei has launched a new budget smartphone in China, named as Honor 6 Play along with V9 Play. The phone is priced at near about Rs. 5,900 (CNY 599). The major features of Honor 6 Play include 4G VoLTE support and a 3020mAh battery. Besides this, all other features are quite basic and are at par with other budget smartphones that are currently available in the market. The customers will have the choice to pick from the white and gold color of the phone.Though the phone is pretty competitive with other similar smartphones,
Though the phone is pretty competitive with other similar smartphones, but it lacks in the software section, as it comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box with EMUI 4.1. Currently, the latest version of EMUI firmware is 5.1 which is based on Android 7.0 Nougat.
Honor 6 Play measures 8.35mm in thickness and weigh around 150 grams. It is a dual SIM phone with 3G and 4G network enabled. Moreover, it has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio and a micro USB port. The phone features a 5.0-inch compact IPS screen with an HD display. The screen carries a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.
|Dimension||143.8 x 72 x 8.35 mm|
|OS||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Network & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
|External Memory||Yes, up to 128GB|
|Flash||Yes, Dual LED Flash|
|Features||HDR, Touch-Focus, Auto-Focus, Face Detection|
|Extra Features||FM Radio|
Huawei Honor 6 Play is equipped with MediaTek MT6737T chipset along with 1.4GHz quad-core processor. It has Mali T720 GPU and 2GB of RAM. The internal storage is mere 8GB, but it is user expandable and support microSD card up to 128GB. On the rear, the phone has an 8MP primary camera which can capture images up to 3264 x 2448 pixels. It also has dual LED flash at the back. On the front, it has a 5MP secondary camera for selfie and video calling.
Honor 6 Play is packed with a 3020mAh battery which is non-removable. It can deliver one day of battery backup with normal usage. Other smartphones that can be considered in the similar price range are Xiaomi Redmi 4, Motorola Moto C, Intex Aqua Note 5.5 and ZTE Nubia N1 Lite. To get more updates on Huawei smartphones, stay tuned with us.