Honor 5X launched in the US; Available for $199.99

Honor 5X, which was recently launched in India, is now officially launched in the US as well. As announced earlier this month during CES, the 5X is now available in the US and is priced at $199.99.


The Honor 5X is powered by Snapdragon 615 64-bit octa-core processor coupled with 2GB RAM and Adreno 405. It runs on EMUI 3.1 based on Android 5.1 Lollipop.


It consists of 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera. The 5.5-inch IPS display on this device boasts off a Full-HD resolution. There’s also a sensible fingerprint scanner on the back and a 3000mAh battery provides juice to this device.

Huawei Honor 5X specifications:

  • CPU: 1.5GHz Snapdragon 615 64-bit octa-core processor
  • RAM: 2GB
  • GPU: Adreno 405
  • Operating System: EMUI 3.1 based on Android 5.1 Lollipop
  • Display: 5.5-inch Full-HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS LCD display
  • Rear Camera: 13MP with SmartImage 3.0
  • Front Camera: 5MP
  • Internal Storage: 16GB
  • External Storage: Expandable up to 128GB via microSD card
  • SIM: Dual-SIM (Nano-SIM + Micro-SIM)
  • Color: Silver, Gray, Gold
  • Connectivity: microUSB 2.0, GPS, 3G, 4G, Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Other: Fingerprint Sensor
  • Battery: 3000mAh Li-Ion non-removable battery

The Honor 5X will work on AT&T, T-Mobile and other compatible GSM networks. You can buy the Honor 5X from HiHonor for $199.99.