Huawei Honor 5X Specs, Details, Pros and Cons

Huawei Honor 5X is becoming popular day by day. The device is launched internationally and getting a good response from all over the world. The device comes with a metal body, fingerprint scanner and many more. Here are the complete details of the Huawei Honor 5X.

Huawei Honor 5X Specs

Features Specs
Display 5.5 inches IPS
Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 Full HD IPS LCD display with 16.7M colors
Operating System Android Lollipop 5.1
Processor Octa-core processor
Chipset 1.5 GHz Qualcomm® SnapdragonTM 615
Memory 2 GB RAM
Inbuilt Storage 16 GB
Storage Upgrade Yes, up to 128GB via microSD
Primary Camera 13 MP
Video recording [email protected]
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Battery 3000 mAh
Fingerprint Sensor No
4G Yes
SIM card type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM/ Micro-SIM)
Weight 158 gms

Huawei Honor 5X Details

Huawei Honor 5X has decent looks. It sports a metal black plate, on the front side, it has plastic build. The construction of the body is good and you’ll find a headphone jack on top volume and power buttons on the right, Micro USB and Speaker at the bottom.

The company concentrated truly on the quality of the device, not on the marketing. The device specifications are the true assets of the promotion. The Honor 5X has a 5.5-inch 1920×1080 IPS LCD screen, with 16.7 million colors, 10 points multi-touch sensitive screen. Surprisingly the device comes with pre-installed screen protector. The device can play full HD videos with full resolution, and the quality is enjoyable.

The Honor 5X runs on Android Lollipop 5.1. Out of the 16GB of onboard storage, there is about 9.38GB free for the user. The audio quality of the device is good, the loudspeaker of the device is loud enough, good for loud environments.

The primary camera sports 13MP which is good for regular usage. The secondary camera is 5MP which is average for selfies and good for video calling.

The device gaming performance is good and we are able to play all types of games without any lag. The games like Asphalt and NFS needs a powerful hardware, The Honor 5X is handled the games very smoothly and we didn’t notice any lags during the gameplay.

Huawei Honor 5X pros and Cons


  • Fast Fingerprint Sensor
  • Metal Build Body


  • Average Camera


Huawei Honor 5X is a budget friendly device with impressive hardware specs. That’s it for now, we soon publish a detailed review of Honor 5X soon, stay tuned to thetechhacker.


Rahul is the Editor-in-Chief at Thetechhacker, Phone Opinions, and Ask Hacker. After realizing an obsession with technology, he left his job career to write about technology.

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