The two phones do look quite similar, but not the same. Their spec sheets are also different. That being said, we'll focus on the flagship-grade variant first, the HONOR 4 Play Pro.
The HONOR Play 4 Pro is made out of metal and glass. It includes a pill-shaped camera hole on the front, and really thin bezels. That camera hole is placed in the top-left corner of the display.
Speaking of which, the device includes a flat display, while its back side is curved towards the sides. HONOR's logo is placed on the back of the device, along with two cameras. The phone also comes in a variant that includes an IR temperature sensor on the back.
The HONOR Play 4 Pro offer the Kirin 990 SoC, 8GB of RAM & a 40-megapixel camera
The HONOR Play 4 Pro features a 6.7-inch fullHD+ LCD display. The phone is fueled by the Kirin 990 64-bit octa-core processor, the most powerful processor HONOR has to offer.
The phone includes 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB of UFS 2.1 flash storage. Android 10 comes pre-installed on the device, along with EMUI 10.1 skin. Two SIM card slots are included inside of this phone.
A 40-megapixel camera (Sony's IMX600 RYYB sensor, f/1.8 aperture) sits on the back of the phone. In addition to it, you'll also find an 8-megapixel telephoto camera (OIS, 3x optical zoom, 30x digital zoom).
A 32-megapixel camera is included on the front, along with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera. A 3.5mm headphone jack is also a part of the package. This phone also supports 5G connectivity, and comes with Bluetooth 5. The phone sports a side-facing fingerprint scanner.
The HONOR 4 Play Pro includes a 4,200mAh battery on the inside, and supports 40W fast wired charging. The phone is priced at CNY2,899 ($407) in China. The infrared temperature variant costs a bit more at CNY2,999 ($421). The sale will kick off on June 9.
The HONOR 4 Play is a mid-range smartphone
The HONOR 4 Play, on the other hand, sports a 6.81-inch fullHD+ LCD display. The device is fueled by the MediaTek Dimensity 800 64-bit octa-core processor. Android 10 comes pre-installed on the device, along with EMUI 10.1.
This smartphone includes 6GB / 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB of storage. Two SIM card slots are available inside the phone, and a 3.5mm headphone jack as well.
A 4,300mAh battery sits on the inside of this phone, and supports 22.5W fast wired charging. The device supports 5G connectivity, and it has a side-facing fingerprint scanner.
A 64-megapixel camera (f/1.89 aperture) is included on the back of the phone, along with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera (f/2.2 aperture). On top of that, you'll also find a 2-megapixel macro camera, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor (f/2.4 aperture).
The phone measures 170 x 78.5 x 8.9mm, and weighs 213 grams. The phone's pricing starts at CNY1,799 ($253) in China. It will become available from June 12, and we don't know if any of these two phones will launch outside of China.