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September 12, 2018

Best Mobile Phone for Gaming in 2018

With the technology evolution, new innovations are coming in an unprecedented pace. So, what is new for gaming smartphone in 2018? And where is the best phone for gamers in 2018?

A1: There are some really amazing experiences waiting for you on mobile!

GPU Turbo- New for gaming smartphone

GPU Turbo Technology

One of the biggest announcements this year is that of the new GPU Turbo technology. GPU Turbo is a graphics processing acceleration technology, improving graphics processing efficiency by 60% while reducing energy waste by 30%.

4D Gaming Experience

Except the normal gaming experience of sound and pictures, an HONOR smartphone with GPU Turbo recognizes the gaming scenario of team battles, the use of special skills, switching and shooting guns, etc. and intelligently match a vibration feedback like what a game console does.

A2: There is one HONOR gaming phone just for you, Gamer!

HONOR Play: Best Mobile Phone for Gaming

HONOR Play: Designed for Android Gamers

When talking about the best gaming phone, we should not only consider phones that can play the best smartphone games, but also the phone’s performance, display and battery life when playing these games.

HONOR Play, the smartphone model mainly designed for Android gamers, manages to boost smartphone gaming experience by its cutting-edge GPU Turbo technology, AI Processor and 4D gaming. Especially with its price under $300, HONOR Play is considered as the most competitive affordable smartphones for gamers in the smartphone market in 2018.

Besides, HONOR Play has a specially designed Player Edition for mobile gamers. It is a new breakthrough in phone design with the gamers in mind, Player Edition embodies science and technology with laser engraving to enhance your gaming experience. The Player edition is available in in both Black and Red.

Below is its full specifications for your reference.


Release date June 2018
Form factor Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) 157.91 mm (H) x 74.27 mm (W) x 7.48 mm (D)
Weight (g) 176 g (including the battery) Approx.
Battery capacity (mAh) 3750
Colour Black, Blue, and Violet


Screen size (inches) 6.30
Resolution 1080x2340 pixels


Processor octa-core
Processor make HiSilicon Kirin 970
RAM Up to 6GB
Internal storage 64 GB
Expandable storage up to 256GB
Expandable storage type microSD


Rear camera 16-megapixel
Rear flash LED
Front camera 16-megapixel


Operating system Android 8.1
Skin EMUI 8.2


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/ac
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
Number of SIMs 2
SIM 1 Type Nano-SIM
SIM 2 Type Nano-SIM


Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes

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