Honor Play 40

Honor Play 40
Brand: Honor
Category: Smartphone
  • Released: 05 July 2023
  • OS: Android 13, Magic UI 7.1
  • Display: 6.56 Inches, 103.4 cm2
  • Camera: 13 MP + 2 MP (Rear) & 5 MP (Front)
  • RAM: 6GB & 8GB
  • Storage: 128 GB & 256 GB
  • Battery: 5200 mAh

Full Specifications & Price in Bangladesh

Basic Info

Announced 05 July 2023
Launch Date 05 July 2023
Status Available
Brand Honor
Model Play 40
Color Blue, Mint, Black & Purple
Price In Bangladesh 6/128 GB - BDT 42,500 Taka
8/128 GB - BDT 46,500 Taka
8/256 GB - BDT 49,990 Taka


Chipset Qualcomm SM4350-AC Snapdragon 480+ 5G (8 nm)
OS Android 13, Magic UI 7.1
CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 460 & 6x1.9 GHz Kryo 460)
GPU Adreno 619


Dimensions 163.3 x 75.1 x 8.4 mm (6.43 x 2.96 x 0.33 in)
Weight 188 g (6.63 oz)
Build Glass (Front & Back) & Aluminum Frame
SIM Dual Nano SIM (Dual Stand-By)


Size 6.56 Inches, 103.4 cm2 (~84.3% Screen-to-Body Ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1612 pixels, 20:9 ratio
Refresh Rate 90Hz
Protection None
Pixel Density 269 ppi

Main Camera

Resolution 13 MP, f/1.8, (Wide), PDAF
2 MP, f/2.4, (Depth)
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps
AutoFocus Yes
Flash Yes, LED Flash

Selfie Camera

Resolution 5 MP, f/2.2, (Wide)
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps


Internal 128 GB & 256 GB
RAM 6 GB & 8 GB
Memory Card Slot microSDXC
External Card Slot


Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / CDMA2000 / LTE / 5G
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 & CDMA 800
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 & CDMA2000 1x
4G Network LTE (1, 3, 5, 8, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
5G Network SA/NSA (1, 5, 8, 28, 41, 78)
Speed HSPA, LTE & 5G


WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Bluetooth ✅ Yes (5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD)
FM radio NO
USB USB Type-C v2.0, OTG


Sensors Fingerprint (Side-Mounted), Accelerometer, Compass & Proximity
Messaging SMS (Threaded View), MMS, Email, Push Email & IM
Browser HTML5
Alert types Ringtones & Vibration
Audio Jack 3.5mm


Battery type Non-Removable (Li-Po)
Fast Charging
Battery Capacity 5200 mAh
Charging 10W
Wireless Charging

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on a review by our experts

  • Features 8 / 10
  • Camera 7 / 10
  • Performance 8 / 10
  • Display 6 / 10
  • Design 9 / 10
  • Usability 7 / 10
  • Connectivity 8 / 10
  • Battery 9 / 10

Honor Play 40 price in Bangladesh is BDT 42,500 Taka and this price is applicable for the 6/128 GB variant. This mobile has two other variants whose price is BDT 46,500 Taka for 8/128 GB, and BDT 49,990 Taka for 8/256 GB.

This is a 5G smartphone that comes with many features and this can be a good mid-range option for you. This mobile has a massive battery backup, a good camera setup, and many more.

But there are some downsides of this mobile also and to know about them you need to check the pros and cons list at the bottom of this article. Now I’m going to provide Honor Play 40 specs below so you can match your personal requirements with the specs of this mobile.

After that, I will explain all the features of this mobile which will help you to understand the device more accurately and make the right buying decision. If you still have any confusion don’t worry there is a pros and cons table available at the bottom to give you a clear idea of this mobile.

Honor Play 40 Price in Bangladesh

After the specs above now you can see the price again and make a choice. This mobile has a total of three variants available and the prices of these variants are decent compared to the features.

The price of Honor Play 40 in Bangladesh begins from BDT 42,500 Taka for the 6/128 GB variant. The other variants are 8/128 GB and 8/256 GB. The prices of these variants are BDT 46,500 Taka and BDT 49,990 Taka.

Honor Play 40 (6/128 GB) Price BDT 42,500 Taka
Honor Play 40 (8/128 GB) Price BDT 46,500 Taka
Honor Play 40 (8/256 GB) Price BDT 49,990 Taka
As I said earlier, I’m going to explain all the features of this mobile. This is going to be an in detail discussion regarding this mobile and it will help you to understand the device more clearly. I will cover everything from the body to the battery and you can get an idea of what you will get if you got this mobile.

Honor Play 40 Features

Body and Sensors

The body dimension of this mobile is 163.3 x 75.1 x 8.4 mm which is enough for a comfortable holding experience. The weight of this mobile is 188 g which is not much heavier compared to other mobile phones in the market.

This mobile comes with a fingerprint sensor that doesn’t have the right side of this mobile and that works faster to unlock the device. There are some other sensors available in this mobile which are an accelerometer, compass, and proximity.


Honor Play 40 runs Android 13, operating system and this gives a good user interface to the users. The chipset used in this mobile is Qualcomm SM4350-AC Snapdragon 480+ 5G (8 nm) which provides pretty decent performance to the users.

You may also check the price of another version of this mobile Honor Play 40 Plus.


The display section of this mobile can be a downside for it. This device has a TFT LCD display setup that has an average-quality resolution and pixel density.

The display resolution is 720 x 1612 pixels and the pixel density is 269 ppi. One of the most good things about the display is its 90Hz refresh rate but there is no display protection available.


Play 40 has a dual camera setup on the back and at the front it has a single camera. The back camera features a 13 MP wide camera and a 2 MP depth camera. With the back camera, you can record videos in 1080p resolution at 30fps.

At the front, it comes with a 5 MP wide camera that can also record videos in 1080p. The pictures and video quality is decent compared to the pricing. But we personally expect some more megapixels at this price range.


Honor Play 40 comes with a total of three variants and the base variant of this mobile is 6 GB RAM and 128 GB of ROM or internal storage. The other two variants include 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB / 256 GB of internal storage or ROM.

If you are a regular user and just need a smartphone for normal use you may take the base variant. But if you need more space and want to multitask then you may take the 8/256 GB variant.

Also, check the price of Honor Play 7T Pro.


This is a 5G mobile that is enough to provide you with a higher speed network and internet. If you are living in an area where 5G is not supported, don’t worry this mobile also supports 4G, 3G, and 2G network connections.


The battery section of Honor Play 40 is an impressive part of this mobile. It comes with a 5200 mAh battery that comes with 10W fast charging support. But the users can’t charge the device wirelessly because it doesn’t have any wireless charging support.

Honor Play 40 Advantages and Disadvantages

This mobile has some good sides and also some bad sides. And before making any decision a user should always know both sides of a mobile phone. Now I have listed the good sides and bad sides of this mobile below to give you a clear idea of what you will get if you buy this mobile.

Without wasting any time let’s see the Honor Play 40 pros and cons and in this list, you will find the good sides of this mobile on the left. The downsides of this mobile have been listed on the right side of the list.
Pros Cons
✅ 5G Network Support ❌ FM & NFC Not Supported
✅ 90Hz Refresh Rate ❌ Wireless Charging Not Supported
✅ Massive Battery ❌ Average Camera Setup
✅ 10W Fast Charging Support
✅ Fingerprint Sensor
✅ 3.5mm Audio Jack Available
Now the most important part of all the discussion done above. It’s time to make a decision regarding this Play 40 mobile. This can be a good option if you need a decent-performing device at a mid-range price with a premium design.

Keep your priorities first and then match them with this mobile after that you may take a good decision indeed. But you may also look at the price of other Honor mobiles to find more good deals for you.

Disclaimer Note

We do not say that all the information provided in this page is fully accurate and up to date.

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