Huawei Honor 5C  Huawei Honor 5X 
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Excellence Score26.321.7
Value for Money Score70.562.4
PriceRs. 9,999 onwardsRs. 10,400 onwards
Launch Date (India)Jun, 2016Feb, 2016
Smartphone OSAndroid 6.0, Upgradeable to 7.0Android 5.1, Upgradeable to 6.0
Screen Size5.2 inches5.5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 424 pixels per inch)1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch)
Display FeaturesLTPS IPS LCD, Full Lamination, 10 Point Multi-touch SupportIPS
Processor2 GHz1.5 GHz
Processor NameHiSilicon Kirin 650Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (Quad Core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 + Quad Core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPUMali-T830Adreno 405
VoLTEYes
Secondary Camera8.0 MP5.0 MP
Dual SIMGSM+GSM (Hybrid SIM slot)GSM+GSM
Thickness8.3 mm8.2 mm
Weight156 gm158 gm
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Solid build
  • Good looks
  • All metal uni-body design
  • With a 5.2-inch display, the phone is relatively ergonomic, compact and easy to handle (compared to it's top competitors in the price bracket which are all 5.5-inchers)
  • Decent, sharp display, with good sunlight legibility
  • Huawei's EMUI on top of Android works well
  • Smooth overall performance
  • Decent cameras on the front and back
  • Accurate fingerprint sensor on the back
  • Good call quality
  • Good audio quality via headphones
  • Good battery life - easily lasts a day with moderate use
  • Good, solid phone in this price bracket even though it lacks the wow factors of some of it's competitors, like a giant battery, or a larger display
  • Nice, sleek metal design, with a premium finish
  • Well built
  • Comfortable to hold, despite being large
  • Very good display
  • Huawei's EM UI over Android provides a rich feature set without being too overwhelming
  • Good performance in day-to-day use
  • Decent camera
  • Good audio quality
  • Decent call quality
  • Very good, responsive fingerprint sensor
  • Good battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Tends to heat up a bit, when put under stress
  • No fast charging support (which is present in some of its competitors)
  • The camera's video recording quality is not as good
  • Average call quality
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