Honor India is all set to officially launch the Honor 5C, which is powered by a Kirin 650 16nm chipset in the country on June 22. Currently, the company is teasing the device on their social media channels. It is one of the latest mid-range smartphones in the Honor series, which was unveiled in China back in April 2016 and is also the successor of the Honor 4C. Lets have a look at the specifications, features and potential Indian pricing of the device below.
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 handset has a fingerprint sensor at the back that unlocks it in 0.5 seconds.
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.
The Huawei Honor 5C will be available in Gold, Silver and Grey color variants. It has been priced at CNY 999 in China but we are expecting it to be priced around Rs 12,000 – 13,000 in India.