Our Opinion

The Oppo F1 is a slightly better phone, but the Huawei Honor 5X is significantly better value for money. Which phone should you buy? Depends on how much your want to spend!

Huawei Honor 5X  Oppo F1 
Huawei Honor 5X Oppo F1
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Excellence Score
15.0
16.6
Value for Money Score
49.6
40.6
Price ₹ 7,490 onwards ₹ 12,995 onwards
Launch Date (India) Feb, 2016 Jan, 2016
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 5.1 Lollipop, Upgradeable to 6.0 MarshmallowNo more updates expected Android 5.1 LollipopNo updates expected
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5 inches
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch) 720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Tall Aspect Ratio / Minimal Bezels
Scratch Resistant Display Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Display Features IPS IPS, Support for Gloved and Wet Touch Input
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.5 GHz 1.7 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Octa Core
Processor Name Qualcomm Snapdragon 615Ranked #67 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks Qualcomm MSM8939v2 Snapdragon 616Ranked #66 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
GPU Adreno 405 Adreno 405
RAM 2 GB 3 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Connecting Port USB USB
Primary Camera 13.0MP 13.0MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR, F/2.0 Aperture Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama
Secondary Camera 5.0MP 8.0MP
Secondary Camera Features N/A F/2.0 Aperture. Full HD Video Recording, 1/4" Sensor Size
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 GSM+GSM (Hybrid SIM slot)
Thickness 8.2 mm 7.3 mm
Weight 158 gm 134 gm
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 3000 mAh 2500 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
Other Features 15 months extended warranty; Stereo Speakers; Noise Filtration N/A
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Nice, sleek metal design, with a premium finish
  • Well built
  • Comfortable to hold, despite being large
  • Very good, responsive fingerprint sensor
  • 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
  • Good battery life
  • Elegant, aesthetic, high-end design
  • Very good build quality
  • Compact form factor
  • Color OS is a powerful skin over the stock Android experience- it looks slick, and has extensive theming support, as well as lots of additional functionality
  • Good speed/performance
  • Good primary camera
  • Very good secondary (selfie) camera
  • Decent battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Average call quality
  • Display resolution could have been better
  • No VOOC fast charging support, like other Oppo phones
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