Huawei unveils Honor 5C with fingerprint scanner

Banking on the sales of the Honor 4C, Huawei has now launched the Honor 5C with better features at the same price point.


Huawei has announced the launch of the Honor 5C, which is the company’s latest affordable smartphone in the Honor range and the successor to the Honor 4C. The handset flaunts a full metal body with a fingerprint scanner on the back. The device has a 5.5 inch IPS display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone is powered by the company’s homemade octa core Kirin processor with 4G support, 2 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The Honor 5C has a massive 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera f/2.0 aperture, 5P lens and LED flash. There is also a front facing 8 MP camera. The device runs on the Android Marshmallow version with a 3000 mAh battery. The handset is priced at 999 Yuan (approx. Rs. 10000) and is available in Grey, Silver and Gold colour options.

Huawei Honor 5C specs:

  • 5.5 inch display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
  • 1.7 GHz octa core Kirin 650 processor
  • Mali T830 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 8 MP front facing camera
  • Android v6.0 Marshmallow
  • 3000 mAh battery