Honor, a subsidiary of Huawei looking to take advantage of the starting of 2019 by bringing the Honor Play 8A to the Indian market. While the company has not specifically confirmed a launch date for the handset.
Recent industry sources suggest that Honor Play 8A is close to landing in India. The leak from 91Mobiles says the Honor device will be released over the next few weeks. No specific date has been shared for now, though.
The price of Play 8A is also not shared yet, however, we expect it close to the price in China. The handset was launched in China earlier this month at a price starting at CNY 799 (around INR 8,100) for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage.
The most interesting thing about Honor Play 8A is its resemblance to Xiaomi Mi Play.
As for specifications, the smartphone features a single 13-megapixel rear camera with f / 1.8 aperture and LED flash. There is no fingerprint sensor, but you get a facial recognition feature to unlock the phone.
The device features a 6.09-inch IPS screen using a resolution of 1560 x 720 pixels. A waterdrop notch trimming a portion of the display to house the 8-megapixel front camera. An octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 MT6765 processor is given in the handset with a base clock of 2.3 GHz.
A 3,020 mAh battery fuels the Android 9 Pie running Honor Play. In China, the phone was launched in Black, Blue, Gold, and Red color options. We’re keeping an eye on the launch date, so stay tuned.