The new phone has launched under the name Honor Play 8A. It is already available for pre-order on the Huawei Mall. It starts at $116 (799 yuan).
The Honor Play 8A has a 6.09-inch, 720 x 1560 pixel, IPS display with a teardrop notch and a MediaTek’s fresh 12nm Helio P35 MT6765chipset, rocking eight Cortex-A53 cores, at 2.3GHz and a PowerVR GE8320. It packs 3020 mAh battery.
It has 3GB of RAM and 32/64 GB of internal storage option (support expandable storage). It is running on EMUI 9.0, based on Android 9.0 Pie.
The Honor Play 8A comes with a single camera on both sides, but no fingerprint scanner. The rear camera setup consists of a 13MP, f/1.8 main snapper with PDAF. On the front – an 8MP, f/2.0, fixed focus unit.
Price, Availability and Release Date:
The Honor Play 8A price starts at $116 (799 yuan) and it is available in four colors, Blue, Black, Gold, and Red.
You can pre-order right now but the device will be officially released on January 8.