Honor Play 40C

Honor Play 40C Released on Honor Mall for 899 yuan ($125)

Honor Play 40C has been officially released and is available on the Honor Mall. It is an entry-level phone for all those who want decent specs at an affordable price. The device comes with a Snapdragon 480 Plus processor, 6.56 inch LCD screen, 6GB RAM, 128GB storage, 5200mAh battery and much more. 

Release Highlights 

  • The Honor Play 40C comes with Snapdragon 480 Plus processor
  • It has 6GB RAM and 128GB device memory storage
  • The phone has a 6.56-inch LCD screen with a 90Hz refresh rate
  • It has a 5200mAh battery that supports 10W charging
  • The front camera of the device is 5MP, and a 13MP rear camera

Display & Appearance

The Honor Play 40C comes with a 6.56 inches LCD screen with a resolution of 1612 x 720, with a water drop design to nest the front camera. It has a 90Hz refresh rate and a 90Hz touch sampling rate for a smooth user experience. The screen supports a 70% NTSC colour gamut.

Honor Play 40C

The device has a thickness of 8.35mm and weighs around 188g. It retains the 3.5mm headphone jack and has Bluetooth 5.1 and WiFi for connectivity. Out of the box, the phone runs on MagicOS 7.1 (based on Android 13). It is available in three colours

  • Magic Night Black
  • Black Jade Green
  • Blue Sky Blue

Processor & Storage

The Honor Play 40C gets its processing power from Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 Plus mobile chipset. It has 6GB LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB device memory that provides decent performance. 

Camera of Honor Play 40C

The Honor Play 40C has a 5MP camera on the front side. On the rear side, it only has a single camera of 13MP.

Honor Play 40C


The Honor Play 40C houses a massive 5200mAh battery that lasts longer due to other efficient components. It has 10W charging to juice up the phone when needed.

Price & Availability

The Honor Play 40C has been released in China and is available on Honor Mall. It only comes in a single variant to make the buying process easy for consumers.

  • 6+128GB for a price of 899 yuan ($125)

The device seems to be a perfect choice for people looking to spend little money on the phone or just want a secondary phone. Do you think it could be your next phone?

Source (Weibo, in Chinese)