Users of HONOR also confuse which one of them is more worth buying. Now we do a parameter comparison table about HONOR Play and the HONOR View10, in order to help you make a decision.
|Specs||HONOR Play||HONOR View10|
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 |
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA - China
|GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Network||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - China||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat18 1200/150 Mbps|
|LAUNCH||Announced||2018, July||2017, December|
|Status||Available. Released 2018, August||Available. Released 2018, January|
|BODY||Dimensions||157.9 x 74.3 x 7.5 mm (6.22 x 2.93 x 0.30 in)||157 x 75 x 7 mm (6.18 x 2.95 x 0.28 in)|
|Weight||176 g (6.21 oz)||172 g (6.07 oz)|
|Build||Front glass, aluminum body||Front glass, aluminum body|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors||LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.3 inches, 97.4 cm2 (~83.0% screen-to-body ratio)||5.99 inches, 92.6 cm2 (~78.6% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~409 ppi density)||1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)|
|Firmware version||EMUI 8.2||EMUI 8.0|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo)||Android 8.0 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||Hisilicon Kirin 970||HiSilicon Kirin 970|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)||Octa-core (4x2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|GPU||Mali-G72 MP12||Mali-G72 MP12|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||64 GB, 4/6 GB RAM||128 GB, 6 GB RAM or 64 GB, 4/6 GB RAM|
|MAIN CAMERA||Modules||16 MP, f/2.2, PDAF||16 MP, f/1.8, PDAF|
|2 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor||20 MP B/W, 2x lossless zoom|
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama||Panorama, HDR, LED flash|
|Video||2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps||2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps|
|SELFIE CAMERA||Modules||16 MP, f/2.0, 1.0µm||13 MP, f/2.0|
|SOUND||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|Noise cancellation||Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic||Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR, aptX HD||4.2, A2DP, aptX HD, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass||Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM|
|Charging||Fast battery charging 18W||Fast battery charging 5V/4.5A (58% in 30 min)|
|Player||MP4/H.264 player||DivX/XviD/MP4/H.265/WMV player|
|MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player||MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/Flac player|
|Features||Document viewer||Document editor|
|Photo/video editor||Photo/video editor|
|BATTERY||Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 3750 mAh battery||Non-removable Li-Po 3750 mAh battery|
|MISC||Colors||Midnight Black, Navy Blue, Violet, Player Edition Red, Player Edition Black||Navy Blue, Midnight Black, Beach Gold, Aurora Blue, Charm Red|
|Price||HONOR Play price in your country||HONOR View10 price in your country|
If the following factors are what you are considering, our advice may be useful.
Design: The HONOR View10 is a three-stage design without a notch. If you don’t like the ‘notch’ design, the HONOR View10 will be a good choice for you.
Screen: The screen size of HONOR Play is 6.3 inches while that of the HONOR View10 is only 5.99 inches. So if you want a big smartphone, the HONOR Play will be more suitable for you. And the Play has more ppi density than the View10, which means the phone born for play has a clearer screen and it will bring more comfortable viewing experience.
Camera: The main camera of HONOR View10 shoots 16 megapixels with a f/1.8 aperture but the RGB camera of HONOR Play has the same pixels with a f/2.2 aperture. The smaller aperture will bring a better depth of field effect. What’s more, the View10 has 20 MP monochrome camera, the photography function of the HONOR View10 main camera is much stronger than the other.
Performance: The two products are very similar in performance, both of them are equipped with the Hisilicon Kirin 970 with 4/6 GB RAM. But the HONOR Play supports GPU Turbo, which brings a dramatically fast and smooth gaming phone experience. If you are keen on playing games, you must like the HONOR Play for its 4D gaming experience with smart shock.
Battery: The HONOR Play and the HONOR View10 is the same battery size, but the HONOR View10 supports the 5V / 4.5A HONOR Super Charge, which charges more quickly.
Price: The HONOR Play is a bit more budget than the HONOR View10.
After these element comparisons, can you choose the suitable mobile phone for yourself?