Comparison between:
- Honor X6a
- Honor Play 40S 5G
- Honor Play 50
- Honor Play 50m

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Honor X6aHonor Play 40S 5GHonor Play 50Honor Play 50m
Honor X6a
Prices
Honor Play 40S 5GHonor Play 50Honor Play 50m
Model aliasWDY-LX1---

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width75.07 mm
7.507 cm
0.246 ft
2.956 in
75.07 mm
7.507 cm
0.246 ft
2.956 in
75.33 mm
7.533 cm
0.247 ft
2.966 in
75.33 mm
7.533 cm
0.247 ft
2.966 in
Height163.32 mm
16.332 cm
0.536 ft
6.43 in
163.32 mm
16.332 cm
0.536 ft
6.43 in
163.59 mm
16.359 cm
0.537 ft
6.441 in
163.59 mm
16.359 cm
0.537 ft
6.441 in
Thickness8.35 mm
0.835 cm
0.027 ft
0.329 in
8.35 mm
0.835 cm
0.027 ft
0.329 in
8.39 mm
0.839 cm
0.028 ft
0.33 in
8.39 mm
0.839 cm
0.028 ft
0.33 in
Weight188 g
0.41 lbs
6.63 oz
188 g
0.41 lbs
6.63 oz
190 g
0.42 lbs
6.7 oz
190 g
0.42 lbs
6.7 oz
Volume102.37 cm³
6.22 in³
102.37 cm³
6.22 in³
103.39 cm³
6.28 in³
103.39 cm³
6.28 in³
ColorsCyan Lake
Midnight Black
Magic Night Black
Emerald Green
Black
Green
Purple
Black
Light Blue
Body materialsPlasticAluminium alloyPlasticPlastic

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards2222
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz (BC0)CDMA 800 MHz (BC0)CDMA 800 MHz (BC0)
W-CDMAW-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 850 MHz (B6)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B19)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 850 MHz (B6)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B19)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
LTELTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
5G NR-5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)
5G-TDD 4700 MHz (n79)
5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-FDD 850 MHz (n5)
5G-FDD 900 MHz (n8)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 2600 MHz (n38)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)
5G-TDD 4700 MHz (n79)
5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-FDD 850 MHz (n5)
5G-FDD 900 MHz (n8)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 2600 MHz (n38)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)
5G-TDD 4700 MHz (n79)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
LTE
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
5G SA
5G NSA
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
5G NSA
5G SA
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
5G NSA
5G SA

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 13Android 13MagicOS 8.0 (Android 14)MagicOS 8.0 (Android 14)
User interface (UI)Magic UI 7.1Magic OS 7.1--

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCMediaTek Helio G36Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 Plus (SM4350-AC)MediaTek Dimensity 6100+MediaTek Dimensity 6100+
Process technology12 nm8 nm6 nm6 nm
CPU4x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A532x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 6x 1.9 GHz ARM Cortex-A55 (Kryo 460)2x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 6x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A552x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 6x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8.2-AARMv8.2-AARMv8.2-A
CPU cores8888
CPU frequency2200 MHz2200 MHz2200 MHz2200 MHz
GPUIMG PowerVR GE8320Qualcomm Adreno 619ARM Mali-G57 MC2ARM Mali-G57 MC2
GPU cores--22
GPU frequency680 MHz650 MHz--
RAM capacity4 GB4 GB6 GB
8 GB
6 GB
8 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1600 MHz2133 MHz2133 MHz2133 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage128 GB128 GB128 GB
256 GB
128 GB
256 GB
--UFSUFS

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
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Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size6.56 in
166.62 mm
16.66 cm
6.56 in
166.62 mm
16.66 cm
6.56 in
166.62 mm
16.66 cm
6.56 in
166.62 mm
16.66 cm
Width2.68 in
67.95 mm
6.8 cm
2.68 in
67.95 mm
6.8 cm
2.68 in
67.95 mm
6.8 cm
2.68 in
67.95 mm
6.8 cm
Height5.99 in
152.14 mm
15.21 cm
5.99 in
152.14 mm
15.21 cm
5.99 in
152.14 mm
15.21 cm
5.99 in
152.14 mm
15.21 cm
Aspect ratio2.239:12.239:12.239:12.239:1
Resolution720 x 1612 pixels720 x 1612 pixels720 x 1612 pixels720 x 1612 pixels
Pixel density269 ppi
105 ppcm
269 ppi
105 ppcm
269 ppi
105 ppcm
269 ppi
105 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area84.59 %84.59 %84.16 %84.16 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
2.5D curved glass screen
90Hz refresh rate
Dynamic Dimming
2.5D curved glass screen
90 Hz refresh rate
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certified
2.5D curved glass screen
90 Hz refresh rate
2.5D curved glass screen
90 Hz refresh rate

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Gravity
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Gravity
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Gravity
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Gravity
Side-mounted fingerprint sensorSide-mounted fingerprint sensorSide-mounted fingerprint sensorSide-mounted fingerprint sensor

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSICMOSCMOS
Aperturef/1.8f/1.8f/1.8f/1.8
Flash typeDual LEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution8120 x 6180 pixels
50.18 MP
4130 x 3120 pixels
12.89 MP
4120 x 3120 pixels
12.85 MP
4120 x 3120 pixels
12.85 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP (macro)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSICMOSCMOS
Aperturef/2.2f/2.2f/2.2f/2.2
Image resolution2560 x 1944 pixels
4.98 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
2560 x 1944 pixels
4.98 MP
2560 x 1944 pixels
4.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesFace detection
Face unlock
Face unlockFace unlock
Face detection
Face unlock
Face detection

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
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Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

Radio-YesNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version5.15.15.15.1
FeaturesLEA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
BLE
A2DP
BLE

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
ViLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
ViLTE

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecs3GPP
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
HWA
AAC
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
FLAC
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
APE
AMR-NB
LDAC
LHDC
AAC
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
FLAC
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
APE
AMR-NB
LDAC
LHDC

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
MKV
MP4
MPEG-4
WebM
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AVI
MKV
MP4
WMV
WEBM
3GP
ASF
AVI
MKV
MP4
WMV
WEBM
3GP
ASF

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity5200 mAh5200 mAh5200 mAh5200 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
4G talk time35 h
2100 min
1.5 days
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Charger output power10 V / 2.25 A5 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
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