Honor 5X

Specifications
Honor 5X
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  • 5.5" 1080x1920 pixels
  • 13MP 1080p
  • 3GB RAM Snapdragon 616
  • 3000mAh Li-Ion
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Also known as Huawei Honor X5, Huawei GR5; Huawei GR5W (Canada)

Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
  HSDPA 850 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - USA
  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - Canada
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
  LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700), 17(700) - USA
  LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - China
  LTE band 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700), 17(700) - Canada
Speed HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2015, October
Status Available. Released 2015, November
Body
Dimensions 151.3 x 76.3 x 8.2 mm (5.96 x 3.00 x 0.32 in)
Weight 158 g (5.57 oz)
Build Front glass, aluminum body
SIM Dual SIM (Micro-SIM/Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Display
Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~72.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~401 ppi density)
Platform
OS Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 6.0.1 (Marshmallow); EMUI 4
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8939v2 Snapdragon 616 (28 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Adreno 405
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 16GB 2GB RAM, 16GB 3GB RAM
Main Camera
Single 13 MP, f/2.0, 28mm (wide), AF
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Single 5 MP, f/2.4, 22mm (wide)
Video
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes
 DTS sound
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Radio FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Misc
Colors White, Black, Gold
Models KII-L21, KII-L22, KII-L23, KIW-AL10, KIW-CL00, KIW-TL00, KIW-TL00H, KIW-UL00, KIW-L21, KIW-L22, KIW-L24, KII-L05
Price About 180 EUR
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II: 906 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 874
Basemark X: 5009
Loudspeaker Voice 71dB / Noise 65dB / Ring 70dB
Battery life Endurance rating 76h

User opinions and reviews

  • pranay

it is third class phone i ever used, phone lagging huge very bad experience

i have been using this phone since Feb 2016. This is the best segment for average use. Snapdragon 616v2 gives decent performance. No lags no other issues. the product is promising. For the spying issue, each and every os/ apps keeping our data. Dont ...

  • Observer

I have been using GR5 (Honor 5x) for more than 2 years. The phone is basically ok. However, it has some weird activities, supportive of the allegations that the Huawei phones are spying the world, and transmits data to China. There are times that I a...

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