Huawei has launched its mid-range budget smartphone Honor 5C. The device has been launched in two versions 3G and 4G. The 3G version is priced at CNY 899 (approximately Rs. 9,000) while the 4G version is priced CNY 999 (approximately Rs. 10,500). The 4G version of Huawei Honor 5C supports 4G LTE connectivity on both the SIM card while the 3G version will support 3G connectivity on both the SIM card. It is a dual-sim phone, which accepts two micro-sim. Huawei claims that the new Honor 5 will support LTE Cat. 6, which means it will support download speeds of up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds of up to 50 Mbps. The phone is launched in China but there is no official announcement by Huawei for the availability of phone outside China.
Huawei Honor 5C is powered by Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 + quad-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53 equipped with HiSilicon Kirin 650 Chipset and Mali-T880MP2 GPU. The phone will come with 16GB of internal storage with 2GB of RAM. The memory of the phone can be expand up-to 128GB via memory card. Sim 2 slot will be used to expand the memory of the device. Out of the box the phone will run Emotion UI 4.1 based on Android OS 6.0, which is Marshmallow. The device is backed with Non-removable 3000 mAh battery.
Huawei Honor 5C sports 5.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with the resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels (424 ppi pixel density). The sensors of the device includes fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity and compass. The dimensions of the phone measures 147.1 x 73.8 x 8.3 mm (height x width x thickness) while it weighs 156 grams. The phone features fingerprint scanner at the back. Huawei Honor 5C supports 3G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi Hotspot and USB.
The primary camera of the Huawei Honor 5C features 13-megapixel with geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR, f/2.0, autofocus and LED flash. The front facing camera which is mainly used for selfies features 8-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture lens. The phone is finished with metal body. The phone is launched in three attractive colours Silver, Black and Gold.
HUAWEI HONOR 5C KEY SPECIFICATIONS AND FEATURES
Display: 5.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Resolution: 1080 x 1920 pixels (424 ppi pixel density)
Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Dimensions: 147.1 x 73.8 x 8.3 mm (height x width x thickness)
Weight: 156 grams
Internal Storage: 16GB (Expand up-to 128GB via microSD card)
Processor: Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 + quad-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53
Chipset: HiSilicon Kirin 650
Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi Hotspot and USB
Sensors: Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Proximity and Compass
Battery: Non-removable 3000 mAh battery
Primary Camera: 13MP with geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR, f/2.0, autofocus and LED flash
Secondary Camera: 8MP with f/2.0 aperture lens
Colours: Silver, Black and Gold
Price: CNY 899, approximately Rs. 9,000 (3G version), CNY 999 approximately Rs. 10,500 (4G version)
For more information and updates about Huawei Honor 5C and other devices stay tuned with us.