Honor Philippines is slashing off the price of two of their most popular smartphones in the country.
One of them is the Honor Play, one of the first devices to shake up the midrange industry by offering a flagship processor for the price.
This device is powered by a Kirin 970 processor, with GPU Turbo technology that provides top-notch gaming performance. In our full review, we also liked its sturdy built, decent cameras, and reliable battery life.
From its original price of Php15,990, the Honor Play will be Php4,000 cheaper starting June 28, 2019. Making it officially available for only Php11,990. Making it one of the most interesting devices in this price category.
Honor Play Specs
- Android 8.1 Oreo, EMUI 8.2
- Dual SIM, Dual Standby (Hybrid)
- 6.3-inch Full HD+ 19.5:9 aspect ratio Display, 2340 × 1080 pixel resolution, ~409ppi
- 2.4GHz HiSilicon Kirin 970 octa-core processor
- 4GB RAM
- 64GB internal storage, expandable via microSD up to 256GB
- 16-megapixel (f/2.2) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4) rear cameras with PDAF, Dual tone LED flash
- 16-megapixel (f/2.0, 2.0µm) front camera, 3D Portrait Lighting
- HSPA+, 4G, LTE, VoLTE
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi hotspot, Dual-band
- Bluetooth, NFC
- GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS
- USB Type-C
- Fingerprint sensor
- Histen audio
- Dimensions: 157.9 x 74.3 x 7.5 mm
- Weight: 176 g
- 3,750mAh non-removable battery with fast charging
Next stop, we have the Honor 10 Lite. For an under-Php10k smartphone, you’re getting a smartphone with a large 6.21-inch FHD+ display, Kirin 710 processor, and a 3,400mAh battery.
I also have a 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual rear cameras, and a killer 24-megapixel selfie camera. You can learn more about this device in our hands-on review.
Starting June 28, 2019, the Honor 10 Lite will be available for only Php7,990. That’s 3,000 cheaper from its initial price of Php10,990.
Honor 10 Lite Specs
- Android 9.0 Pie, EMUI 9.0.1
- Dual SIM, Dual standby, Hybrid
- 6.21-inch FHD+ IPS display, 2340 x 1080 pixel resolution, ~415ppi
- 2.2GHz HiSilicon Kirin 710 octa-core processor
- 3GB RAM
- Mali-G51 MP4, GPU Turbo 2.0
- 32GB internal storage, expandable via microSD up to 512GB
- 24-megapixel front camera, f/2.0
- 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual rear cameras, f/1.8, LED flash
- AI face beauty, AI scene detection
- Fingerprint scanner, Face unlock
- 3G, 4G LTE
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi hotspot
- Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP
- GPS, A-GPS, BDS, GLONASS
- microUSB, USB on-the-go (OTG) support
- Dimensions: 154.8 x 73.64 x 7.95mm
- Weight: 162g
- Colors: Midnight Black, Lily White, Gradient Red, Gradient Blue
- 3,400mAh Li-Po non-removable battery