Honor 5X – the budget premium phone

In the recent past we’ve seen a blast in the budget segment of mobile phones. Many Chinese manufacturers launched their devices and hampered the sales of the Big boys of the Smartphone industry.

Huawei is one of the leading mobile brands that has emerged and made a statement in the West as well. Google’s partnership and release of the Nexus 6P(which infact was a great device ) further enhanced the reputation and overall goodwill of the brand. And now we have another great device from the same manufacturer which daunts the budget devices of it’s rival phones in every aspect.

“honor 5X is a no nonsense smartphone that delivers all the essentials millennials want and need in a device,” said George Zhao, president of honor. “We designed honor 5X to be an extension of the personalities of its users – cool, stylish and iconic – and it integrates creative technology so users get the most from their device and have a superior Internet experience, all at an affordable price.”



Inspired by the shape and design of the famous Guggenheim Museum Bilbao in Spain, honor 5X’s aluminum alloy body blends a distinctive curved design with ergonomic principles to feel perfectly at home in users’ hands. Constructed with a diamond-polished aluminum alloy and accentuated with a ceramic coating applied with a special brushing technique, honor 5X has a unique finish made for showing off.


honor 5X’s rear panel houses a second-generation, frame-free fingerprint sensor that offers stellar performance, accuracy and a 0.5-second unlocking time. The adaptive sensor boasts a self-learning capability that enhances scanning accuracy over time. The reader also supports intuitive gesture controls for making a call or launching an app during locked mode, taking photos, pulling down and hiding the notification bar as well as canceling an alarm.

Camera and Display

honor 5X features professional-grade cameras to capture high-quality images with advanced clarity and dynamic color reproduction. The 13MP back-facing camera features a F2.0 aperture, 28mm wide-angle lens, a blue glass infrared filter, and a macro mode for close-up shots. Coupled with a SmartImage 3.0 image processor and anti-reflective coating on the camera lens, the 5X can easily capture vivid images even in low light.

The 5MP front-facing camera includes a F2.4 aperture, 22mm wide-angle lens and an 88-degree viewing angle, making the honor 5X the perfect tool for selfies.

Users can enjoy photos and videos on the 5.5-inch, 10-point multi-touch Full-HD IPS display. honor 5X delivers vivid pictures with pixel-by-pixel dynamic contrast adjustment control for improved contrast under different lighting conditions.

Additional Specifications

5 GHz Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 615, Octa-core processor

2GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard memory

3,000 mAh battery

Nano SIM, Micro SIM, and microSD trays


You can buy Honor 5x from Flipkart and Amazon. If you want to help the site grow, please use the links below to buy the device.


Flipkart- http://bit.ly/GM_flipkartHonor5x
Amazon- http://bit.ly/GM_amazonHonor5x


Jubin Mathai

Hi, I am Jubin Mathai a tech enthusiast, blogger, android developer and what not. People describe me as a workaholic and to an extent it's right. I love gadgets and hence I write for GadgetMiner. To know more about me follow me on the social media.

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