Huawei today has introduced the successor of the Honor 4C. Unlike its predecessor, this new smartphone comes in style I mean metal-clad body and better specs and priced still affordable, it will going to dominate the kingdom of Redmi Note 3 and will test its fate.
Honor has launched two variants of the smartphone, one with only 3G support, and the other with 4G capabilities. The phone sport a 5.2-inch 1080p display and powered by new octa-core processor Kirin 650 clocked at 2 GHz and built on the 16nm process (FinFET Plus) packs quite some punch and hopefully the Mali-T830MP2 GPU too with 2GB Ram and 16GB Storage that can be expandable via MicroSD.
On the photography front, it is equipped with a 13-megapixel snapper at the back with f/2.0 aperture along with a LED flash, while up front there is an 8-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture.
The Honor 5C also features a 3,000mAh battery and a new 2.0 fingerprint standard promising fast unlock up to 0.5s and supporting fingerprint payments. It support connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS, GLONASS. On the software front, it runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0 wrapped under EMUI 4.1.
Honor 5C will be available starting May 5th in China and the price is very decent, the basic version is Rs 9,000 (138$), while the dual 4G version gets slightly bumped up to Rs 10,000 (154$). It will soon going to show up in India to take on Redmi Note 3 fate.