Honor today introduced in China the new Honor Play 4 and Honor Play 4 Pro smartphones with 5G connectivity.
One of the most curious features of these smartphones is that the Honor Play 4 Pro is available with a non-contact infrared temperature measurement function . The temperature range is from -20 to 100ºC, with an accuracy of 0.1ºC, so it can be used to measure people and objects
Honor Play 4
The Honor Play 4 uses the MediaTek Dimensity 800 processor. It comes with a high-performance 8-core architecture, as well as APU 3.0 (AI Processing Unit). For gaming, it is capable of channeling all the CPU power to the game while offering Game Assistant 2.0 for a better experience.
The MediaTek Dimensity 800 is manufactured using TSMC’s 7nm process. The CPU uses a combination of four A76 and four A55 cores. The highest frequency is 2.0GHz. In addition, it also includes four graphics cores of the G77 GPU.
The Honor Play 4 uses a liquid-cooled heat dissipating structure and 12 layers of heat dissipation. Includes a large 4300mAh battery and 22.5W fast charge support.
In the back, the Honor Play 4 carries a 64-megapixel main camera. It is 1 / 1.7 ″ in size and supports four pixel-in-one grouping technology. It also supports night shots with AIS 2 .. In addition to the main camera sensors, there is an 8MP anti-distortion wide-angle lens, a 2MP macro lens, and a 2MP depth-of-field lens.
The Honor Play 4 uses an AI motion detection algorithm, which can identify the state of movement, quickly capture and freeze the moment. It also supports 4K video recording + EIS video image stabilization.
Honor Play 4 Pro
The Honor Play 4 Pro includes a 6.57-inch LCD screen, side fingerprint reader, double face unlock + fingerprint, TÜV Rheinland certified eye protection mode, 4200mAh large battery, etc.
The LTPS display supports 96% of the NTSC color space and covers the DCI-P3 color gamut. It has a resolution of 2400 × 1080, as well as a screen-to-body ratio of 91.46%.
The Honor Play 4 Pro carries the Kirin 990 flagship chip. The CPU has a maximum frequency of 2.86 GHz, a 16-core GPU and the Da Vinci architecture NPU developed by Huawei. In addition to the powerful 5G performance, it offers super fast 40W charging and NFC connectivity.
The Honor Play 4 Pro comes with the 40MP Sony Super Sensing main camera with RYYB filter, which increases the amount of light entering by 40%. The sensor is the Sony IMX600 with a size of 1 / 1.7 ″.
In addition, it has an 8MP telephoto camera that captures every little detail. It also supports 3x lossless optical zoom and up to 30x digital, OIS, and fast laser focus. There are also dual front camera sensors with 32MP and 8MP resolution.
Price and availability
The Honor Play 4 with 6GB + 128GB is priced at 1,799 yuan (226 euros), while the 8GB + 128GB variant costs 1,999 yuan (250 euros). It will officially launch at 10 a.m. on June 12.
The Honor Play 4 Pro with 8GB + 128GB costs 2,899 yuan (364 euros) and the version with infrared temperature measurement is priced at 2999 yuan (376 euros). Pre-sale will begin today at 6:00 PM and will be officially launched at 10:00 AM on June 9.