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Huawei Honor 7S / Play 7

alaTest has collected and analyzed 38 reviews of Huawei Honor 7S / Play 7. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and battery. The camera and usability are also appreciated, but many are critical about the reliability and portability.

price, usability, camera, battery, design

performance, portability, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Huawei Honor 7S / Play 7 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Trusted Reviews (

Honor 7S


Honor 7S review: Yes, it's very cheap but are the sacrifices made to keep that price down actually worth it, or should you spend more?

Low price ; Solid screen ; Fairly sllim and light

Very poor performance

The Honor 7S runs Android 8.1 and has Huawei’s EMUI interface. At the time of review, this is the latest major version of Android, and the interface is similar to that of Huawei and Honor’s more expensive phones.

Jul, 2018

Expert review by : Jon Mundy (

Honor 7S review


A super-cheap phone where the cuts go too deep

Very low price ; Big, bright display ; Camera needs the right conditions

Awful performance ; Ugly EMUI ; No fingerprint scanner

With solid build quality and a decent screen, the Honor 7S appears to be a bargain. However, poor performance and the lack of a fingerprint scanner reveal a budget phone that makes too many compromises.

Jul, 2018

Expert review by (

Honor 7S review: A super-cheap Android phone, now even cheaper


One of the cheapest Android Oreo phones we've seen, but the camera's pretty awful and the whole thing's painfully slow

Good battery life ; 18:9 display

Frustratingly slow ; Shocking camera ; No fingerprint reader

If you really need to stick near the £100 mark, your best bet is to spend the extra £9 and get the Vodafone Smart N9 instead. But if you can go a little higher, the Moto G6 Play is a much better choice, with far snappier performance, a great camera and...

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : Henry Burrell (

Honor 7S


The Honor 7S represents the least you should consider spending on a smartphone. But are the savings worth the extreme compromises? Here's our full review

Expert review by : Richard Goodwin (

Ouya Review: Is the £99 Android game console up to scratch?


Ouya is one of the most successful Kickstarter campaigns ever, and succeeded in raking in a cool $8.5 million when it was crowd-funded last year. It's since picked up another $15 million in investment, suggesting that it has a bright future ahead. We...

Cheap, Attractive, Good connectivity options, Comfortable controller

Hardly any decent games, Could be more powerful, No Google Play support

Ouya has the potential, but at the moment a lack of decent games and a sluggish UI make for a slightly disappointing experience. It could also do with a bit more power, but for £99 it remains an intriguing prospect - provided the software is forthcoming.

Expert review by : Daniel Van Boom (

Huawei's latest phone is as affordable as affordable phones get


It'll retail for just £99, which converts roughly to $129 and AU$175.

Jun, 2018

Expert review by : Mike Wobker (

Honor 7S Smartphone Review


Budget Oreo phone The Honor 7S is a budget entry-level smartphone with Android Oreo and dual SIM support. The hardware configuration leads one to believe that the smartphone is likely to be fairly slow. To find out if this is true, read on.

modern Android Oreo ; good WLAN for this price bracket ; solid manufacturing quality ; long battery life ; dual SIM plus SD card possible

occasionally choppy performance ; no USB Type-C ; GPS glitches

In our tests, the Honor 7S proves to be a fairly typical budget smartphone that reveals some minor weaknesses in terms of system performance. Buyers who do not mind occasionally waiting for apps to load will get a smartphone that runs the modern...

Jul, 2018

Expert review by : Meghna Dutta (

Honor 7S review: A budget smartphone yes, but how does it perform?


Honor 7S review: Considering its price and specifications, the Honor 7S has some serious rivals in the budget segment. Here is our review of the new budget Honor 7S smartphone.

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (

Great phone


It was one of the best deals I ever have. I highly recomanned it.

Sep, 2019

Consumer review (

Great phone for my pre teen!


I've had the phone for a few weeks now and can say it's faultless. Does exactly what is required from it and is perfect for my daughter and her needs. Good battery life and and excellent value for money. I've never had an issue with Honor phones and...

Aug, 2019

Price comparison for Huawei Honor 7S / Play 7

  Store     Price
Honor 7S Dual SIM - 16 GB storage - UK Official...
Display: 5.45 inch 18: 9 HD Honor full view
£69.00 TO SHOP
HONOR 10 Lite Dual SIM, 64 GB storage, 24 MP Front...
DISPLAY: Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours, 94.7 cm2 (83.1% screen-to-body ratio), 19.5: 9...
£134.00 TO SHOP
HONOR 20 Lite Dual SIM 6.21 Inch Full View Display...
Triple Rear Camera: 24MP + 2MP + 8MP, Front Camera: 32MP
£169.00 TO SHOP
Honor 9 Lite Dual SIM, 32 GB storage, 13 MP Dual...
dual-lens front camera
£172.00 TO SHOP
Honor 7S Dual SIM - 16 GB storage - UK Official...
Display: 5.45 inch 18: 9 HD Honor full view
£62.00 TO SHOP
4G SIM Free Mobile Phones Unlocked, 3GB + 32GB...
★ Triple Camera ★ An inexpensive basic phone that everyone can use, Ulefone Note 7P is equipped with a...
£84.00 TO SHOP
HONOR 9X Dual SIM Smartphone, 6.59’’ FHD+ FullView...
HONOR 9X features a 6.59 inches big display with high screen-to-body ratio of 91%. It can be held in one...
£211.00 TO SHOP
Honor 7S (black) unlocked £102.00 TO SHOP HONOR 20 Dual SIM Smartphone, 6.26 Inch Display, 48...
Get creative with four different lenses (Main Camera, Super Wide Angle Camera, Depth Assist Camera, Macro...
£279.00 TO SHOP
Honor 7S (blue) unlocked
Frameless 18: 9 Hd + Full View Display (13.84 Cm / 5.45 Inch), 1440 X 720 Pixel Resolution And 16 Million...
£90.00 TO SHOP
Carsy Electronics HONOR 10 Lite - 64 GB, Blue
Top features:- Large 6.2” screen is perfect for movies and gaming - Take stunning photos with AI scene...
£152.00 TO SHOP
Carsy Electronics HONOR 10 Lite - 64 GB, Black
Top features:- Large 6.2” screen is perfect for movies and gaming - Take stunning photos with AI scene...
£152.00 TO SHOP

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