Huawei has launched Honor 4 Play a quad core powered handset using the low cost 64Bit processor. This handset is using Snapdragon 410 chipset with 4G support and will be available in China for CNY 799 that comes to approx Rs. 8,000.

The Honor 4 Play comes with a 5 inch screen with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. It supports dual SIM and runs KitKat Android version 4.4.x with Emotion UI version 2.3. The handset also sports an 8 MP camera with SONY BSI sensor on the rear with Led flash and 2MP on the front. It is a budget smartphone that houses 1GB RAM, 8GB storage and micro SD card support.

It is powered by 1.2GHz qualcomm snapdragon 410 quad core 64 Bit processor coupled with Adreno 306 GPU. Key features are 4G (LTE), 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, GPS, NFC and Bluetooth. The Huawei Honor 4 Play is just 6.5mm thick and rear side has got leather type texture (probably made of plastic).

Huawei Honor 4 Play with 64 bit quad core processing power

So far the handset is listed in China for under Rs. 10,000 (CNY to INR). No word about the global launch but if Huawei manages to get this in India, and keeps the price tag at under Rs. 10K, it could become a hot selling item.

By Rajeev Rana

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