Honor Play vs Xiaomi Mi 8

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Display

Display size

6.3 inches
6.2 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2340 pixels
1080 x 2248 pixels

Pixel density

409 ppi
402 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
AMOLED

Screen-to-body

83.15 %
83.66 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

HiSilicon Kirin 970
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845

Processor

Octa-core, 2360 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2800 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Mali-G72 MP12
Adreno 630

RAM

6 GB
6 GB

Internal storage

64 GB
256 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB
 

OS

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo)
Android (10, 9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

3750 mAh
3400 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera

16 megapixels
12 megapixels

Features

Phase detection autofocus
Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Second camera

2 megapixels
12 megapixels

Features

Depth information
Telephoto, Autofocus

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)

Features

Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

16 megapixels
20 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

6.22 x 2.92 x 0.29 inches (157.91 x 74.27 x 7.48 mm)
6.10 x 2.94 x 0.30 inches (154.9 x 74.8 x 7.6 mm)

Weight

6.21 oz (176 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)
6.17 oz (175 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Purple, Blue, Red
Black, Gold, Blue, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging, Headphones port

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer

Other

VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Shopping information

In The Box

Charger, USB Cable, Quick Start Guide, Eject tool, Warranty card,TPU Protective case
Mi 8 Protective cover / Power adapter / USB Type-C cable / Type-C to audio converter / SIM insertion tool / User guide
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