Honor Play5 5G

Added: 05.20.21 | Updated: 10.11.23
  • Model: Play5 5G
  • Brand: Honor
  • Rating: 0 out of 5 (0 votes)
  • Price: 270 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2021
  • Dimensions: 161.6 x 74.8 x 7.5 mm
  • Weight: 179 g
  • Chipset: MediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 800U 5G (7 nm)
  • Built-in memory: 128GB 8GB RAM
  • Screen: OLED 6.53 inches
  • Battery: 3800 mAh
  • Rear camera: Quad, 64MP
  • Front camera: Single, 16MP

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Honor Play5 5G specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Honor Play5 5G Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Honor Play5 5G

Other names

Also known as Honor Play 5 5G

Launch date

2021, May 18

Honor Play5 5G PricePrice

First price

270 EUR

Honor Play5 5G dimension, size, weightDesign


6.36 in (161.6 mm)


2.94 in ( 74.8 mm)


0.3 in ( 7.5 mm)


6.31 oz (179 grams)

Water resistant


Black, Violet, Light Blue


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Honor Play5 5G screenScreen

Technology OLED

6.53 in

Screen Area

102.9 cm2


1080 x 2400 px

Points per inch

403 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Additional Features


Screen protector

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Honor Play5 5G ProcessorHardware


- MediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 800U 5G (7 nm)


- Octa-core (2x2.4 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)


- Mali-G57 MC3

Honor Play5 5G Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM

Memory Card Slot

Honor Play5 5G SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 10, Magic UI 4.0, no Google Play Services

User Interface

Honor Play5 5G main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-64 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/1.72'', 0.8µm, PDAF
-8 MP, f/2.4, (ultrawide)
-2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
-2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)


LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video Recording 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS

Honor Play5 5G selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



-16 MP, f/2.0, (wide)

Video Recording 1080p@30fps

Honor Play5 5G Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE / 5G
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 
CDMA 800
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 18, 19, 26, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
-5G - 1, 28, 41, 77, 78 SA/NSA
SIM Card Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G

Honor Play5 5G wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE
USB USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go

Honor Play5 5G Battery type and CapacityBattery


3800 mAh


Li-Po, non-removable


-Fast charging 66W, 60% in 15 min, 100% in 35 min

Honor Play5 5G sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack No
Radio No


Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, proximity, compass

Other specifications


Performance Benchmark

Honor Play5 5G geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 5 Single Core685 (Position 535 out of 1884)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core2325 (Position 497 out of 1873)

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Honor. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Honor Play5 5G cost?

The price of the Honor Play5 5G varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 270 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the Honor Play5 5G come out?

Honor Play5 5G mobile was launched on in these colors: Black, Violet, Light Blue.

What is the size and weight of Honor Play5 5G ?

The Honor Play5 5G has dimensions of Height: 161.6 mm Width: 74.8 mm Thickness: 7.5 mm and weighs approximately 179 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of Honor Play5 5G?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 6.53 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 1080 x 2400 px at a pixel density of 403 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a Honor Play5 5G have?

Device comes with chipset MediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 800U 5G (7 nm) with processor Octa-core (2x2.4 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55). Honor Play5 5G is available with internal memory of 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM.

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the Honor Play5 5G?

The device have a Quad rear camera setup with specs of 64 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/1.72'', 0.8µm, PDAF 8 MP, f/2.4, (ultrawide) 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro) 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth) and features like LED flash, HDR, panorama

What are the front camera specs and MP of the Honor Play5 5G?

The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 16 MP, f/2.0, (wide) and features like