Meet Huawei Honor 5X
The all-new Huawei Honor 5X is an impressive budget smartphone that comes for a stunningly low price of $199.99. It was announced at CES 2016 and is a well-round smartphone that has a lot of offer for those on a budget. The Huawei Honor 5X dubbed as “No Nonsense” is the first metallic phone by the Chinese manufacturer.
Huawei Honor 5X comes with an all metal design featuring a big 5.5 inch 1080p HD screen. It comes with resolution of 1920 x 1080p and is powered by a Snapdragon 615 processor with 8-cores and 2GB of RAM. It comes with superior ergonomics with a curved back and is 8.2mm thick and weighs 158g only. The colors of the phone are bright and vivid and it comes with Quad-HD AMOLED screen.
The top and bottom back has plastic ends with a sleek all metal frame that is durable and lightweight. Around the sides is the same lightweight aluminum design and left side features two eject-able trays: one for SIM slot and another for a microSD slot to expand storage. The right side of smartphone features nice, tactile aluminum volume up/down keys and below that lies the power button. Coming to the bottom, the phone features a micro-USB port for charging and syncing. The front of the smartphone looks like a typical Android phone and comes in silver, grey and gold color options.
Talking about the camera, it comes with a 13 megapixel rear camera with an LED flash and a 5 megapixel front camera. Compared to the most in this price range, Huawei Honor 5X exceeds expectations. The camera quality is decent but don’t expect iPhone like results out of it.
Huawei Honor 5X fingerprint scanner is conveniently located on the back. It is accurate, fast and is quick to register. This fingerprint scanner allows for enhanced security and mobile payments. It features Android 5.1 Lollipop and is powered by a decently large 3,000mAh battery. The storage capacity of the smartphone is 16GB and expandable microSD slot of up to 128GB is also available so that users never run out of space for music, movies and games.
A quick look at Huawei Honor 5X:
|158 g (including the battery)
|1920 x 1080 pixels
|Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616
|Rear Camera: 13 MP
Front Camera: 5 MP
To wrap up, Huawei Honor 5X runs smoothly and so far, we are impressed with its features at the price of $199.99. This well-rounded budget smartphone runs Android 5.1 Lollipop and not Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It supports most 4G LTE brands and if you are on a budget, it is a good deal. Unlike any other dual SIM phones, it features both nano and micro SIM slots and currently works with AT&T, T-Mobile and other GSM networks only.
When looking for smartphone is this price range, you will be more than satisfied with this purchase. You can buy Huawei Honor 5X from Amazon.com and enjoy free shipping on your purchase.
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