Huawei is gearing up to launch the Honor 5X smartphone in India on 28th of January 2016. The company has already started sending invites for the event – an image of a smartphone with tagline ‘Faster, Better, Stronger’.

It is the Huawei Honor 5X that comes powered by qualcomm snapdragon 616 chipset (MSM8939) coupled with Adreno 405 GPU. This is a dual SIM handset with 4G LTE support. It sports a 5.5 inch IPS screen supporting 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution.

Honor 5X is packed with optional 2G/3GB RAM, and 16GB of internal storage space. Users can also use external micro SD card of up to 128GB. EMUI 3.1 over Android 5.1 runs out of the box. The 5X also includes a 13MP camera on the rear with flash and a 5MP camera on the front.

Huawei Honor 5X launching soon

Important features are 4G, 3G, GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth and finger print scanner.

The Huawei Honor 5X houses a 3000 mAh battery. Stay tuned for the launch most likely this handset could be priced at under ₹16K.

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor -