Honor, Huawei’s Smartphone e-brand has expanded its portfolio of Honor range and launched today Honor 5C smartphone in India at an event in New Delhi. This phone is priced Rs. 10,999 and will be available in three colors – gold, silver and grey. This phone will be sold via flash sale and Pre-orders at the Honor store and Flipkart have already started today from 15:00 hours. The first flash sale will be on 30th June and second flash sale will be on the 7th July at 1400 hrs.
The USP of this phone is that it is powered by the company’s HiSilicon Kirin 650 octa-core processor with 4 Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.7GHz and 4 Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 2GHz and is paired with Mali-T830 GPU. According to Honor, this processor offers lightning-fast performance compared with previous-generation 28 nm chipsets and for the gaming, their is 100% increase in GPU performance compared with previous-generation Kirin 620.
This phone comes with 5.2 inch full HD display having a resolution of 1080 x1920 pixels with 423 PPI. This phone comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage which can be expanded to 128GB via microSD card. This phone is packed with 3000mAh battery but their is no fast charge capability.
On the photography front, this phone is equipped with 13MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash and also houses an 8-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture. The striking features of the camera is that it comes with various modes to produce professional quality images. For instance with Light Painting mode, you can manually control the shutter for long exposure shots, Professional mode provides a range of DSLR-style camera settings and Document adjustment automatically crops and straightens images of documents.
This phone also incorporates fingerprint scanner on the rear panel under the rear camera which is also claimed to be quite fast, efficient and you can set up your finger in just six attempts.
This phone offers connectivity options of 4G LTE, 3G and other standard options of Wi-Fi, Bluetooth etc. This is Dual SIM phone but comes with a hybrid slot.
This phone has metal unibody design and the company claims that aircraft grade aluminium has been used on this phone. It has integrated speaker box with smart power amplifier and bottom-speaker design.
This phone comes with 15 months warranty and one month free repalcment warranty of its display.