Huawei unveiled its latest smartphone, the Huawei Honor 5C in China. The handset comes in two variants, with the single SIM, 4G variant for 899 yuan (roughly US$ 138 / Rs. 9230) and the dual 4G variant for 999 yuan (roughly US$ 138 / Rs. 10,250).
There is no word yet on its global launch, but it is now available for pre-order in China and will start shipping from May 5th. This phone will be available in at least three color options, Grey, Gold and Silver.
Successor to the last year’s Honor 4C, the new smartphone comes with a 5.2-inch Full HD IPS display, 3000mAh battery and Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Huawei EMUI 4.1.
Under the hood, The Huawei Honor 5C packs an Octa-Core Kirin 650 SoC combined with Mali T830 GPU, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of expandable storage up to 128GB via microSD.
The Huawei Honor 5C comes equipped with a 13 Megapixel rear camera with LED Flash, 5P lens and 8 Megapixel front facing camera with 4P lens. It also comes a full metal body and a fingerprint sensor on the rear.
On the connectivity front, the phone has 4G LTE with VoLTE support and hybrid dual SIM connectivity. Other connectivity options include WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth 4.1 LE and 3.5mm audio jack.
Measuring 147.1×73.8×8.3mm and weighing 156 grams, the Huawei Honor 5C comes with Smart PA amplifier, Box speakers and SWS sound.