At CES 2016, Honor gave us vigorous phone which functions well and comes with astonishing low price tag. The company promised to give a flagship experience with no flagship price tag, so the device was priced at $199. This year at CES Honor 5X won 7 awards that make it exclusive as compare to other budget.
The company made an announcement, now the Honor 5X through will go on sale via Best Buy, sale is started Jun 14. By 19 June the smartphone will have an abode in all 590 Best Buy locations.
Coming towards specifications, the Honor 5X features a 5.5 inch display with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. It is powered by Qualcomm MSM8939v2 Snapdragon 616 and runs Android 5.1.1 which is upgradable to 6.0 Marshmallow. But there is no official information when the smartphone will get software updates.
The device comes in two variants, one model has 16 GB native storage, with 2 GB of RAM and the other one has 3GB of RAM and 16GB native storage. A microSD card can be used to enhance memory up to 256GB.
Since the Honor 5X is released with EMUI 3.1 which runs on Android Lollipop so Marshmallow update is vital. The software update is essential to boost battery life and overall better user experience. We will let you know further about OS updates as we will get any information about OS updates we will let you know.
Formerly, the Honor 5A also appeared on GFXBench and revealed its specifications. The 5.5 inch device will have 16GB memory with 2GB RAM and 3000 mAh battery. Follow the link to know more about upcoming Honor devices.