The Honor Play5T Pro smartphone has quietly been launched in China. It is a 4G mid-range phone that offers key features like an FHD+ display, a gaming-centric processor, a 64-megapixel camera, and support for 66W rapid charging.
The Play5T Pro has a 6.6-inch IPS LCD screen with a punch-hole design that offers a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. It offers a screen-to-body ratio of 94.2 percent.
The display punch-hole features a 16-megapixel selfie camera. The device’s back panel features a vertical camera setup that houses a 64-megapixel main camera and a 2-megapixel depth sensor.
Under the hood, the phone is powered by the Helio G80 chipset, paired with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of built-in storage. It is packed with a 4,000mAh battery that supports 22.5W fast charging. The Honor claims that it takes only 30 minutes for the phone to gain 53 percent battery juice from scratch.
The Play5T Pro boots to Android 10, which is overlaid with Magic UI 4.0. The device offers connectivity features like dual SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, USB-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Lastly, it features a side-mounted fingerprint reader.
Honor Play 5T Pro Specifications
- 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- CDMA 800
- 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- CDMA2000 1x
- 4G bands: LTE
- Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A
- Announced: 2021, August 05
- Status: Available. Released 2021, August 05
- Dimensions: 160.7 x 73.3 x 8.4 mm (6.33 x 2.89 x 0.33 in)
- Weight: 179 g (6.31 oz)
- Colors: Magic Black, Titanium Silver
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD
- Size: 6.6 inches, 105.2 cm2 (~89.3% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~399 ppi density)
- Android 11, Magic UI 4.0, no Google Play Services
- Chipset: Mediatek Helio G80 (12 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
- GPU: Mali-G52 MC2
- Storage: 128GB 8GB RAM
- Memory Card slot: No
- Main Camera: Dual
- 64 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), PDAF
- 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
- Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Video: 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS
- Selfie Camera: Single – 16 MP, f/2.0, (wide)
- Video: 1080p@30fps
- Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio 3.5mm jack: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Bluetooth: 5.1, A2DP, LE
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
- NFC: No
- USB: USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Battery Type and Capacity: Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable
- Charging: Fast charging 22.5W
Honor Play 5T Pro Price and Availability
The Honor Play5T Pro, is priced at 1,499 Yuan (~$232) in China for the 8GB+128GB version. The device comes in Magic Night Black and Titanium Silver.