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Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10 honorary battle is live! These are the latest Honor smartphones with Kirin 970 chipset. Huawei’s Subrand Honor has been unveiling smartphones lately. Recently, the Huawei Honor PlayHuawei Honor Play and the Honor 10 where launched with amazing and almost identical features. Without further delay, i will be making a comparison between these two beauties. Let’s find out which is better out of these two.

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10: Design

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10

They are both made of aluminium, however the Huawei Honor Play has a simple design with curved antenna lines and a notch at the top of the display, it also has a fingerprint scanner on the rear side.

While the Honor 10 has a metal chassis with a glass covering the front and rear side. It also has a notch at the top of the display and an in-glass ultra-sonic fingerprint scanner at the bottom bezels. The Huawei Honor Play weighs 176g while the Honor 10 weighs less at 153g.

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10: Display

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10

The Huawei Honor Play sports a tall 6.3-inch FHD+ IPS LCD notched screen with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, the screen has a pixel per inch density of 409. While, the Honor 10 sports a 5.84-inch FHD+ IPS LCD screen with 2280 x 1080 Pixels in resolution and 432ppi.

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10: Software and Hardware

The Huawei Honor Play houses a Hisilicon Kirin 970 chipset with an octa-core processor clocking speed of up to 2.4GHz. The Huawei Honor Play has 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB storage space.

While the Honor 10 houses the Hisilicon Kirin 970 chipset with octa-core processor clocking at 2.4GHz. In the RAM department the Honor 10 has 4GB/6GB and 64GB/128GB storage space.

For the Software, Huawei Honor Play runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system with stock Android One on top. While the Honor 10 runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system.

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10: Camera

The Huawei Honor Play has a dual rear camera setup of 16MP+2MP and a LED Flash with a front/Selfie camera of 16 megapixels. While the Honor 10 has a dual rear camera set up of 16MP+24MP with a great front camera of 24MP.

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10: Battery

Powering the Huawei Honor Play is a 3750mah Non-removable Li-Po battery with fast battery charging. While the Honor 10 is powered by 3400mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery with fast charging as well.

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10: Verdict

Both smartphones has amazing features, however I think the Huawei Honor Play is better than the Honor 10. This is because it was more faster in speed test and the Honor 10 doesn’t support memory expansion while the Huawei Honor Play supports that. But that doesn’t mean the Honor 10 isn’t a good smartphone as it comes with flagship features, more attractive body and a better camera than the Honor Play.

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10 Specs Comparison

General

Device Type Smartphone Smartphone
Model Huawei Honor Play Huawei Honor 10
Announced June, 2018 March, 2018
Released June, 2018 April, 2018
Status Available on Shopping stores Available on Shopping stores

Network

2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900),38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)

LTE band 850, 1800, 900, 2100, 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 38(2600)

SIM Type

Nano + Nano

Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM Dual SIM

Design

Type Metal + Plastic Metal&Glass mix body design
Dimensions 157.9×74.3×7.5mm 5.89×2.80×0.30mm
Weight 176g 153g
Water Resistant No No
Protection Yes Yes
Colours Black, Blue, Violet Phantom Blue, Phantom Green, Midnight Black, Glacier Grey

Display

Display Type FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 6.3-inch 5.84-inch
Resolution 1080 ×2340 pixels 2280 x1080 pixels
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 409ppi 432ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 83% 80%
Touch Screen Model Capacitive Capacitive
Touch Screen Yes Yes
Multitouch Yes Yes
Protection Yes Yes
Features Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant, 2.5D Curved Glass Screen, Corning Gorilla glass
Secondary Display No No

Camera

16MP+2MP 16MP+24MP
Yes Yes
2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps 2160p@30fps, 1080p@120fps,720p@960fps
Yes Yes
Autofocus 
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
Geotagging 
HDR 
ISO settings 
Panorama 
Scene mode 
Self-timer 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Autofocus 
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
Geotagging 
HDR 
ISO settings 
Panorama 
Scene mode 
Self-timer 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Yes, LED Yes, LED
f/2.2 – f/2.4 f/1.8
16MP 24MP
No
f/2.0 f/2.0
2.0µm

Software

Android 8.1 Oreo Android 8.1 Oreo
EMUI 8.2 EMUI 8.0
Yes No
Skype Yes Yes
Whatsapp Yes Yes
Facebook Yes Yes
Youtube Yes Yes

Hardware

Hisilicon Kirin 970 HiSilicon Kirin 970
Process Technology 10nm 10nm
CPU Octa-core 2.4GHz Octa-core 4×2.4GHz
Cores 8-Cores 8-Cores
Bit Architecture 64-bit 64-bit
GPU (Graphics) Mali-G72 Mali-G72
4GB/6GB 4GB/6GB
Memory Speed 1833MHz 1833MHz
Internal Storage 64GB 64GB/128GB
Yes, up to 256GB
Card Type microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC

Fingerprint (Rear)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Compass, Gyroscope

Fingerprint (Front)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Compass, Gyroscope

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key

Connectivity

Yes Yes
Infrared
Wi-Fi Yes Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes Yes
USB Type Yes, Type-C Yes, Type-C
GPS Yes, with A-GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC
HDMI
Facial Identification Yes Yes
No No

Battery

Battery Type Li-Po Battery Li-Po Battery
Capacity 3750mAh 3400mAh
Placement Non-removable Non-removable
Fast Charging Yes Yes
Standby
Talk Time
Music Play

Media

Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones Vibration, Ringtones
MP3, WAV MP3, WAV
Yes Yes

Yes

Yes

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

Huawei Honor Play Vs Honor 10 Price

Starting From $349 – $399 $449 – $549
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