As an introduction to this analysis
When it comes to comparing smartphones with each other, you have several options.New technology or basic model – what’s the difference?The operating system is a matter of taste; on this Play 9A 128 GB, Honor chose Android.
And now that you know, our tests will let you know if, in terms of features and functionality, this smartphone is right for you.
Our tests have shown that this Play 9A 128 GB is sufficient for the majority of cases.It’s a very good quality model.In conclusion, it is a good product.
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What does mobility look like?
The main advantage of a smartphone is to be connected everywhere and therefore to be mobile. If for you, a phone is just for making calls, you probably won’t need a smartphone.
The Play 9A 128 GB is almost a model.In fact, it’s one of the smallest (6.3 inches) compared to other smartphones.
That means it’s not practical for internet browsing.Watching movies will be less enjoyable.It is in these cases that you will regret a bigger screen.
Also note that wifi will be available to accompany you.Convenient if you have cut off portability (abroad) and want to stay in touch with your loved ones.This smartphone has GPS.You’ll appreciate not having to ask for directions anymore.Effective functionality almost everywhere.
Several Sims can be activated on this smartphone.In other words, the ability to use multiple phone lines in this unit.And therefore several operators on this model.This will be convenient for those who travel regularly.
Detail that is missing on this Play 9A 128 GB is the absence of reinforced glass.It’s hard to predict that a device will never fall down.
You will need to plan for the purchase of a protective film.
Finally, with a 5000 mAH battery, this phone is among those that will have the best possible autonomy.Convenient when you’re travelling or simply away from the office.
And since Honor did not consider it useful to put a fast charge on this model, we will have to wait.Convenient to use, it would have made it possible to recharge quickly.
A device for watching movies and listening to music?
Smartphones have become the new televisions.Perfectly designed for our daily needs.It even replaces the radio, or to listen to music.Because of the power of smartphones and their connectivity, you can watch whatever you want.Careful, that doesn’t mean any smartphone will do.
With a low reading comfort, the Play 9A 128 GB is not designed for multimedia.It is one of the worst in this area.It’s hard to watch a video.A resolution which is moreover in 720 x 1600.At the limit, it will be suitable for listening to music.
The screen of this model has been switched to LCD IPS (In-Plane Switching).The visual result is very good no matter from what angle you look at the screen.
Honor has also designed this product for audio use.You have an input for the 3.5mm plug of your headphones.
Bluetooth technology will allow you to listen to music with connected devices.The transmission is fluid and the sound is clear.
And finally, for the sound, we were surprised not to find the stereo.
The right model to play with?
Smartphone games now require power.Games, but also applications require batteries.For smooth and responsive rendering on 3D video games, it is necessary to combine a good processor with a good graphics processor.In short, technology and the latest generation of components provide better playability.
Our tests put this Play 9A 128 GB at the bottom of the list in terms of power.Its Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm) processor is not very powerful, and the GPU is not at the expected level.The rendering at the image level is inferior to the competition.
In terms of storage, we are now entitled to expect more.This model has 128 GB, so there’s plenty of it.But some of you will need more; that’s why Honor has left a free slot for a memory card.
Intensive use of smartphone games also puts a lot of strain on the battery.This model is equipped with one of the best batteries of the moment.Its power is 5000 mAh; that’s enough to play for hours.Add to this a quality design and aesthetics that will make this smartphone a beautiful object.
It will be necessary to limit the applications installed on this smartphone.Reading comfort where the display is not up to scratch.It won’t be easy to read the downloaded documents.Even if it remains legible, the clarity of the image and the display are below the competition.
And to finish on the application part, we note that the payment function via telephone (the NFC), is not available here.
What about the videos?
The quality of smartphones allows you to take pictures as well as many cameras.For a long time, manufacturers have been communicating about the millions of pixels their devices were equipped with.But this characteristic is not everything.Being able to retouch the obtained photos is appreciated.Honor has long been designing smartphones with top quality photo sensors.
On the other hand it’s a little light for the camera part.There is thus only one lens, to be installed on this model.
The photo resolution of this Play 9A 128 GB is 13 Mp, which gives a nice picture.In fact, it’s enough to make some nice pictures or a few holiday movies.This template contains a total of 128 GB of space, including space for the default system and applications.That leaves some room.
You will be able to store anything you wish.Holiday photos or your outings with friends.And thanks to this large amount of storage, you won’t have enough of your vacation to completely fill the memory.
Finally, the Play 9A 128 GB…
This Play 9A 128 GB corresponds to the majority of use cases.It’s average, but still a very good product.With a well-placed price, it’s a wise choice.