Huawei Honor 5C  Huawei Honor 5X 
Huawei Honor 5C Huawei Honor 5X
Buy Now N/A Buy
Excellence Score
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16.1
Value for Money Score
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49.5
Price N/A ₹ 8,990 onwards
Launch Date (India) Jun, 2016 Feb, 2016
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 6.0 Marshmallow, Upgradeable to 7.0 NougatNo more updates expected Android 5.1 Lollipop, Upgradeable to 6.0 MarshmallowNo more updates expected
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.2 inches 5.5 inches
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels (~ 424 pixels per inch) 1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch)
Scratch Resistant Display
Display Features LTPS IPS LCD, Full Lamination, 10 Point Multi-touch Support IPS
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 2 GHz 1.5 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Octa Core
Processor Name HiSilicon Kirin 650Ranked #48 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks Qualcomm Snapdragon 615Ranked #57 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
GPU Mali-T830 Adreno 405
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 13.0 MP 13.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features BSI Sensor, Flash-capable HDR mode, SmartImage 3.0 Sensor, F/2.0 Aperture, 78 Degree Wide-angle Lens, 5P Lens, Anti-reflective Oleophobic and Infrared-absorbing Lens, Light Painting mode, Professional mode, Document Adjustment Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR, F/2.0 Aperture
Secondary Camera 8.0 MP 5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features F/2.0 Aperture, BSI Sensor, 4P Lens, Beauty Mode N/A
Internal Memory 16 GB 16 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 128 GB up to 128 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM (Hybrid SIM slot) GSM+GSM
Thickness 8.3 mm 8.2 mm
Weight 156 gm 158 gm
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 3000 mAh 3000 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Fast Charging
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor Yes Yes
Other Features Scratch-resistant Anodized Coated Body; Smart Power Amplifier; Integrated Speaker Box; SWS Surround Sound; 15 months extended warranty; Noise Filtration 15 months extended warranty; Stereo Speakers; Noise Filtration
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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