Honor Play 5T Life launches with Helio P35 chipset

Yordan, 20 April 2021

Honor has just unveiled the Play 5T Life without any fanfare. The smartphone (also translated as Youth/Vitality edition) has been listed on the Chinese store of the company without even a press release.

Honor Play 5T Vitality launches with Helio P35 chipset

Тhe Honor Play 5T Life is powered by a Mediatek Helio P35 chipset, coupled with 6GB RAM. There is 128GB storage, with room for microSD (up to 512GB) in the hybrid slot.

At the front we have a 6.6” LCD with HD+ resolution and a waterdrop notch for the 8MP selfie camera. The fingerprint scanner made its way on the side, doubling as a power key.

Honor Play 5T Vitality launches with Helio P35 chipset

There are four cameras on the back - 13MP main 5MP ultrawide, 2MP macro and 2MP depth sensors. There is also a single LED, with the entire setup lined up neatly on a rectangular island.

The battery has 5,000mAh capacity and supports 22.5W fast-charging.

Honor Play 5T Life runs Magic UI 4.0, based on Android 10. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.1, and even a 3.5 mm audio jack on the bottom, right next to the USB-C port and the speaker.

Honor Play 5T Vitality Honor Play 5T Vitality
Honor Play 5T Vitality

The price of the phone is CNY1,299, which is about $200 or €165. Honor Play 5T Life is available in Blue or Black, and is currently up for pre-order/booking; the first flash sale is scheduled for next week - April 27.

Source (in Chinese)


Reader comments

  • Anonymous
  • 25 Apr 2021
  • Py$

Boy huawei isnt running honor anymore, its a seperate company owned by someone else.

Wow, from Kirin 970 to a P35, They should not have used the Honor "Play" series, this is a dishonor to what Huawei intended Honor to be.

Android 10. Nuff said.

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