Along with the mid-ranged Honor 5X, the company has also launched an entry-level smartphone called as Honor Holly 2 Plus is India. The new smartphone is the successor of the Honor Holly smartphone that launched back in 2014, and the Honor Holly 2 Plus comes with lots of upgrades over its predecessor. The smartphone features ergonomic Water-Wave design and feels rich with a metallic frame on the sides. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 8,499 and will be available for purchase online via Amazon and Flipkart starting from February 15th.
Coming to the specifications part, the Holly 2 Plus features a 5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) IPS display with 72% screen-to-body ratio and 294ppi as pixel density. Under the hood, it comes powered by MediaTek MT6735P 64-bit quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz paired with Mali-T720 MP3 GPU and 2GB of RAM. The device supports dual sim dual standby and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based EMUI 3.1 out of the box.
The smartphone comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage and also supports microSD card slot for further expansion. Connectivity options on the device include 4G-LTE/3G HSPA+, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS/A-GPS and microUSB 2.0 port with OTG functionality. Interestingly, the smartphone also supports CDMA networks which are rare to find on the smartphones these days. On the camera front, it sports a 13MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture and a 5MP front-facing camera for video chats and selfie lovers.
The handset comes backed by a massive 4000mAh battery that can easily last for a couple of days and also features Smart Power 3.0 that gives 30% more energy. The device also supports quick charging with the provided 5A/2V charger and also features reverse charging. The dimensions of the device measure 143.1 x 71.8 x 9.7 mm weighs around 160 grams and comes in White, Gold, and Black color variants. The company is providing 15 months of warranty for the device and also 1 month of LCD replacement.