Up front, Honor 20s and Play 3 sport an edge-to-edge look with a small display cut-out at the top-left corner and an ultra-slim bottom bezel.
On the rear, both smartphones house vertically stacked triple cameras and an LED flash.
For secure unlocking, the Honor 20s gets a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, while the Play 3 has to rely on passwords, patterns, and face-unlock.
What about display?
The Honor 20s comes with a 6.26-inch LCD display with a full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. On the other hand, the Honor Play 3 sports a bigger 6.39-inch display with an HD+ (720x1560 pixels) resolution.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
In the imaging department, both Honor 20s and Play 3 pack triple rear cameras comprising a 48MP (f/1.8) main sensor, a secondary 8MP (f/2.4) ultra-wide-angle sensor, and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor.
Up front, the Honor 20s sports a 32MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper, while the Honor Play 3 houses an 8MP (f/2.0) shooter.
Under the hood
The Honor 20s is powered by a Kirin 810 octa-core processor, paired with 6GB/8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage.
On the other hand, the Honor Play 3 is fueled by a Kirin 710 chipset, coupled with 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB/128GB of internal memory.
The Honor 20s is backed by a 3,750mAh battery, while the Honor Play 3 packs a more powerful 4,000mAh battery.
Connectivity options and sensor details
The Honor 20s and Honor Play 3 offer all the latest connectivity options including dual-SIMs (Nano), dual-band Wi-Fi, VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, and USB Type-C port (micro-USB on Play 3). Further, the Play 3 gets a 3.5mm headphone jack, while the 20s lacks one.
And, what about pricing?
As for the pocket pinch, Honor 20s costs CNY 1,899 (approximately Rs. 19,000) for 6GB/128GB variant and CNY 2,199 (approximately Rs. 22,000) for the 8GB/128GB model.
On the other hand, the Honor Play 3 costs CNY 999 (approximately Rs. 10,000) for the 4GB/64GB model and CNY 1,299 (approximately Rs. 13,000) for both the 4GB/128GB and 6GB/64GB variants.