Honor has today launched Honor Play 3e in China. The smartphone is basically a watered-down version of the Honor Play 3 which was launched in China earlier this month. The Honor Play 3e comes in two variants – 2GB RAM with 32GB storage priced at 699 Yuan (Rs 7,077 approx.) and 3GB RAM with 64GB storage priced at 899 Yuan (Rs 9,100 approx.). It comes in Magic Night Black, Aurora Blue and Platinum Gold colour options.
The Honor Play 3e features a 5.71-inch display with 1520 x 720 pixels screen resolution and a 19:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by octa-core Mediatek Helio P22 SoC processor coupled with up to 3GB of RAM and 64GB internal memory. The storage can be expanded by up to 512GB via microSD slot.
For the camera, the phone has a single 13-megapixel rear camera with f/1.8 aperture and a 5-megapixel front-facing selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture. It runs on the EMUI 9.1 based on Android Pie out-of-the-box.
On the battery front, the phone is fueled by a 3,020mAh battery. It doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor and comes only with face unlock. The connectivity features on the phone includes 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, GLONASS,3.5mm audio jack, dual-SIM and micro USB port.
To recall, the Honor Play 3 features 6.39-inch HD+ All-View display with 1560×720 pixels resolution. It is powered by Octa-Core Kirin 710F with ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU. The phone has triple rear camera setup with a 48-megapixel primary shooter with f/1.8 aperture, an 8-megapixel f/2.4 wide-angle camera, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with an f/2.4 lens. There is an 8-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture. It runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9.1.1 and it is backed up by 4000mAh battery with 10W charging.