Comparison between:
- Huawei Honor 20i
- Huawei Honor Play

Brand and model

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

Huawei Honor 20iHuawei Honor Play
Huawei Honor 20i
Prices
Huawei Honor Play
Prices
Model aliasHRY-AL00TaCOR-AL00
COR-L29
COR-TL10

Design

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

Width73.64 mm
7.36 cm
0.24 ft
2.9 in
74.27 mm
7.43 cm
0.24 ft
2.92 in
Height154.8 mm
15.48 cm
0.51 ft
6.09 in
157.9 mm
15.79 cm
0.52 ft
6.22 in
Thickness7.95 mm
0.8 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
7.48 mm
0.75 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
Weight164 g
0.36 lbs
5.78 oz
176 g
0.39 lbs
6.21 oz
Volume90.63 cm³
5.5 in³
87.72 cm³
5.33 in³
ColorsBlack
Blue
Red
Black
Blue
Violet
Red
Body materialsPlasticAluminium alloy

SIM card

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

SIM card typeNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards22

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
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

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
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 18
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

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 9.0 PieAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)EMUI 9.0.1EMUI 8.2
EMUI 9.0

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.

SoCHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 710Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970
Process technology12 nm10 nm
CPU4x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-A
CPU cores88
CPU frequency2200 MHz2360 MHz
GPUARM Mali-G51 MP4ARM Mali-G72 MP12
GPU cores412
GPU frequency1000 MHz767 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB
6 GB
4 GB
6 GB
RAM type-LPDDR4X
RAM channels-Double channel
RAM frequency-1833 MHz
i7 coprocessor
GPU Turbo 2.0
i7 coprocessor
Neural-Network Processing Unit
GPU Turbo

Storage

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

Storage64 GB
128 GB
256 GB
64 GB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSIPS
Diagonal size6.21 in
157.73 mm
15.77 cm
6.3 in
160.02 mm
16 cm
Width2.6 in
66.1 mm
6.61 cm
2.64 in
67.06 mm
6.71 cm
Height5.64 in
143.22 mm
14.32 cm
5.72 in
145.29 mm
14.53 cm
Aspect ratio2.167:12.167:1
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel density415 ppi
163 ppcm
409 ppi
160 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area83.31 %83.35 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
85% NTSC
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
1700:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²
85% NTSC
HDR

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
-Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1028

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor modelSony IMX576 Exmor RS-
Sensor type-CMOS BSI
ISO50 - 320050 - 6400
Aperturef/1.8f/2.2
Shutter speed-30 - 1/4000
Focal length-3.81 mm
Flash typeLEDLED
Image resolution5632 x 4224 pixels
23.79 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS60 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
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
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
RAW
Sensor size - 1/2.8"
Pixel size - 1.8 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Phase detection
720p @ 480 fps
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Phase detection
6-element lens
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 27 mm
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP (monochrome)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSI
Aperturef/2f/2
Focal length-3.6 mm
Image resolution6528 x 4896 pixels
31.96 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
-Pixel size - 2.0 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 27 mm
Face unlock

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
-7.1-channel Histen sound

Radio

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

RadioYesNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

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

Wi-Fi

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

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
-2x2 MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version4.24.2
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
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 jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
-COR-L29 - NFC

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

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/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC

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
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity3400 mAh3750 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power5 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A
9 V / 2 A
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)-0.8 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-1.29 W/kg
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