Huawei Honor 5X with fingerprint scanner goes on sale in India for Rs. 12999

Just days after the Honor 5X was launched in India, the smartphone is now on sale and is available with popular online retailers.


Huawei has announced that the Honor 5X, which was launched in India late last week, is now on sale and can be purchased online from Amazon and Flipkart. The handset flaunts a full unibody metal body and fingerprint sensor 2.0 on the back that can unlock the phone in less than 0.5 seconds. The device has a 5.5 inch IPS display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.7 GHz octa core Snapdragon 616 processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.huawei-honor-5x-banner

The Huawei Honor 5X has an 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with f/2.0 aperture, 28mm wide-angle 5P lens and LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera with f/2.4 aperture, 22mm wide-angle lens. The device runs on the Android Lollipop version with a massive 3000 mAh battery. The phone has dual SIM support with 4G LTE connectivity. The handset is priced at Rs. 12999 and is available in Silver, Grey and Sunset Gold colour options.

Speaking about the release of the Honor 5X, P Sanjeev, Vice President Sales, Huawei India – Consumer Business Group, said, “Honor 5X is a no nonsense smartphone that delivers all the essentials want from a smartphone. It bundles in high quality metal construction, next-generation fingerprint technology and inspired-design for the most unique technology experience, all at an affordable price. The Honor 5X embodies the philosophy and mission to enable superior mobile internet experiences for the internet generation and is a perfect choice for the creatively inclined”. “We are looking forward to a great response for the Honor 5X.”

Huawei Honor 5X specs:

  • 5.5 inch display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
  • 1.7 GHz octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 processor
  • Adreno 405 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Android v5.1 Lollipop
  • 3000 mAh battery