Honor has announced a new phone that comes with an infrared thermometer. The phone can measure your body temperature and it comes with some strong specifications.
Honor Play 4 Pro
Honor has released the Honor Play 4 and the Honor Play 4 Pro in its home country China, and the latter in particular is a striking model because it comes with a built-in infrared thermometer that measures your body temperature, XDA Developers knows.
The sensor is located on the back of the camera module and it can measure temperatures between -20 ° C and 100 ° C. As a measure against the spread of the coronavirus, China still uses sensors of this kind in public places to quickly measure the body temperature of civilians.
In addition to that remarkable feature, the phone also has a 6.57-inch LCD screen that has a screen notch for two selfie cameras in the top left corner. The panel has a Full HD resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. Looking at the performance, we find Huawei’s high-end Kirin 990 chipset that we know from the Huawei Mate 30 and P40 series. The chipset also comes with 5G support and it has 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage. Furthermore, there is a 4200 mAh battery that you charge with a 40-watt charger and the phone appears with Huawei Mobile Services and Android 10. Honor placed the fingerprint scanner on the side.
If we look at the cameras, we find a 40 MP main sensor on the back that has an f / 1.8 aperture, but nothing is known about that camera sensor and therefore it is not clear whether it is an RYYB camera that Huawei and Honor on many of their flagships. The phone also has a second camera, which is an 8 MP cultivation camera with 3x optical zoom. On the front, there is a 32 MP selfie camera and an 8 MP sensor that helps you take pictures at a wider angle.
Honor Play 4
Honor launches the Play 4 Pro and the Play 4 as a series, but in fact, they are two completely different devices. For starters, the Play 4 has a massive 6.81-inch Full HD LCD panel, but it also comes with a less powerful processor, namely the 2.0 GHz MediaTek Dimensity 800 that also supports 5G.
There is also a slightly larger 4300 mAh battery and the camera setup is completely different. The Play 4 has four sensors on the back customer with a 64 MP main camera. In addition, there is an 8 MP wide-angle camera, a 2 MP depth camera and a 2 MP macro camera. There is no variant available with this phone that comes with the thermometer.
The Honor Play 4 Pro comes in a variant with the infrared thermometer and one without, but nothing is known yet about the availability outside of China. The Play 4 Pro costs without the sensor converted 364 euros and with the thermometer, you pay converted 377 euros. The device comes in the colors: Magic Night Black, Mecha Blue, and Iceland Illusion.
The Honor Play 4 has a price tag of at least 226 euros for the model with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage and you pay 251 euros for the variant with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB storage. The device appears in the variants: Magic Night Black, Phantom Blue, and Iceland Illusion.
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