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Summary
94%
88%
Display

5.8" (14.73 cm)

1440x2960 px, 568 PPI

6.3" (16 cm)

1080x2340 px, 409 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.36 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

16 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

16 MP(Front)

Battery

3000 mAh

20 h talktime (3G)

3750 mAh

Expert Rating

★★★★★
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User Rating

★★★★★
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4.6/5 based on 19,796 ratings

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4.4/5 based on 2,510 ratings

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General
Launch Date

May 5, 2017 (Official)

August 6, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Honor

Model

Galaxy S8

Play

Operating System

Android v7.0 (Nougat)

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Custom UI

EMUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 148.9 mm
Width: 68.1 mm
Thickness: 8.0 mm

Height: 157.9 mm
Width: 74.2 mm
Thickness: 7.4 mm

Weight

155 grams

176 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold, Burgundy Red

Magic Night Black, Navy Blue, Ultra Violet

Waterproof

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Display
Excellent
Good
Screen Size

5.8 " (14.73 cm)

6.3 " (16 cm)

Screen Resolution

1440 x 2960 pixels

1080 x 2340 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

19.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes

Pixel Density

568 ppi

409 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

84.57 %

82.98 %

Performance
Very Good
Excellent
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895

HiSilicon Kirin 970

Processor

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Octa core (2.36 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Co-Processor

i7

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G71 MP20

Mali-G72 MP12

RAM

4 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 256 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 52.3 GB

Up to 51.7 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Excellent
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP Primary Camera

16 MP + 2 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Continuos autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F2.2

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4616 x 3464 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

8 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Smile detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

8 MP Front Camera

16 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F2.0

Flash

yes Screen flash

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3000 mAh

3750 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 20 Hours(3G)

Wireless Charging

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v4.2

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Heart Rate Monitor

yes

IRIS Scanner

yes

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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Related Questions

  • Is Honor Play Waterproof?

    R

    Answered By Rakesh Verma | 2 months ago
    Water Resistance is a systematic engineering in a digital product and Honor Play's built makes it very hard to reach a great level of waterproofing. Honor Play can get damaged even with a splash. So, Honor Play is not at all waterproof and you might have to get a new one if you drop it in water. 

    You can find the complete specifications here: Honor Play
  • Does Honor Play supports VoLTE in both the sim slots ?

    A

    Answered By Arusha Patil | 3 months ago

    Yes, Honor Play supports VoLTE in both the SIM slots since VoLTE works on bands 3,5 and 40 and both the SIM slots in Honor Play Pro supports band 3 and 40. You can use two Jio SIMs at a time in Honor Play.

    To check all the other details of the device use, this link : Honor Play

  • Does Honor Play support video calling?

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    Answered By Gandhali Vijaya | 1 months ago
    Honor Play is a 4G Volte phone that runs on Android Oreo 8.1 and equips a 16 MP camera on the front. It does support direct video calling and video calling applications including Whatsapp, Snapchat, Messenger, Duo e.t.c.
    You can see detailed specs here: Honor Play
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  • How to make video calls on Honor Play ?

    Y

    Answered By Yash Mistry | 3 months ago

    With the help of applications such as WhatsApp and Google Duo, one can easily make video calls.

    You can also check the complete specs here: Honor Play


  • How to hide photos and videos on Honor Play ?

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    Answered By Vivek Chatterjee | 3 months ago

    Hide Photos and Videos on your phone

    To hide photos and videos on your phone you will have to download the app named "Gallery Vault" and follow the steps below:

    Step 1: After downloading the app from the playstore you need to configure your app.

    Step 2: Open the app and it will prompt a "Grant Access" screen. Tab on that and allow all the prompts as shown in the Image below.



    Step 3: It will ask you to set your password and enter the email Id for recovery.


    Step 4: After completing all these processes you will see a app welcome screen. Read the instructions if you want and click Next.


    Step 5: On the main screen you will see a "+" button. Tap on that and Select the Images or Videos you want to hide



    And you will see a confirmation message on your screen as shown in the Image below.

    And you are done!


    You can also check the video below for your reference






    You can check the complete specs of this phone: Honor Play

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