Review: Honor Holly Plus

Review: Honor Holly Plus

By Kamlesh Agarwal


The Huawei Honor Holly 2 Plus impresses with its overall features and has all the attributes to compete with other brands around its budget. The main attractions are its massive battery life, great camera quality, and large storage capacity. If you are looking for a compact phone with excellent overall features then this can be the best option which adjusts in your budget also.

Design and Display

The Honor Holly 2 Plus sports a 5.0-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display with an HD resolution of 1280*720 pixels, 16 million colors which results in a pixel density of 296 PPI impress you with vivid display and sharper image quality. It is easy to handle in the palm of your hand. It has a dimension of 143.1*71.8*9.7 mm and its weight is 160 grams. NCVM Non-Conductive Vacuum Metallization craftsmanship makes precision metallic look and feel. You can see different texture under different light and angle. It is available in Grey, White, Gold color.

Hardware and Features

At the heart of it, it is powered by 64-bit quad-core CPU with 1.3GHz, Cortex A53 MediaTek MT6735P processor coupled with LPDDR3 2GB RAM. It is operated through Android v5.1 (Lollipop) and Mali-T720 MP2 Graphics with 600 Mhz. Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Ambient light sensor are available.

Camera and storage

Honor Holly 2 Plus is loaded with a 13MP f2.0 large sensor primary camera with LED Flash on its back and image resolution of 4128*3096 pixels. It is also armed with 5MP f2.2 large aperture selfie camera having 84 wide-angle make the photo more balance between you and your background. Other camera features include skin beauty function, 8 different filters, Back-illuminated sensor, Continuous shooting; HDR, Auto Flash, Face detection and users can record video at 1920*1080 @ 30 fps. Its internal memory is 16GB which is expandable further up to 128GB through MicroSD which gives plenty of space to store your favorite’s songs and files and it also supports USB OTG cable.

Battery and Connectivity

Honor Holly 2 Plus is backed with a non-removable 4000mAh Li-Po battery which claims to offer talk time up to 18 hours (2G) and stand-by time up to 600 hours. Battery easily get a Quick charge (3 hours phone call with just 10mins charging with 5V2A). It is a Dual SIM Smartphone in which one of them can support 4G network at a time. Other connectivity features include Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS and USB connectivity.