Huawei is all set to launch the Honor 5C in India tomorrow but the device has been announced in Europe today. It was unveiled in China back in April this year. However, the European variant lacks a fingerprint sensor. According to Huawei, it was done to keep the pricing aggressive.
The Honor 5C has been priced at £149 in the UK and €199 for the rest of Europe. It can now be purchased via the official Huawei online store. Also, Three will be the exclusive carrier for this device and will start selling it from August.
Huawei Honor 5C Specifications
The Huawei Honor 5C features a 5.2-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS display. It is powered by an octa-core Kirin 650 (Cortex A53 – Quad x 2.0 + Quad x 1.7 GHz) 16nm processor along with Mali T830 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal storage that can be further expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. The device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box with EMUI 4.1 on top of it.
The Honor 5C rocks a 13 megapixel rear primary camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture and 5P lens. On the front, there is a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture and 4P lens for selfies and video calling. It has Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD) support and comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack. It has a full metal body that is 8.3 mm thick and weighs 156 grams. It also comes with Box speakers, Smart PA amplifier and SWS sound for a better audio experience.
The Honor 5C comes with 4G LTE with VoLTE support, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE and GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 3,000 mAh battery under the hood.