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Honor 5X Review - Impressive Looks and High Tech Functionality

Meet the graceful and stylish Honor 5X that comes with attractive and power filled features like an improved fingerprint sensor and 3 card slots. The Honor 5X review underlines all the specifications and features of smartphone. 

Powerful Performance

For a flawless and responsive user experience, the Honor 5X embeds 2 GB of RAM and 64-bit Octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. On this device 3D games run seamlessly with PC-grade GPU.

High-speed 2 GB LPDDR3 RAM for flawless user experience. Elevated performance, low-power via Snapdragon big LITTLE octa-core processor designed using 28 nm technology. It has 16 GB internal storage.

More Life

A 3000 mAh battery with the in-built SmartPower 3.0 technology provides you up to 1.46 days battery life with moderate use and heavy use over a day. This integrated SmartPower 3.0 technology with 8-point power saving plan to decrease power consumption by 30%.

Smart Network

The Honor 5X is the first honor Smartphone to integrate 3 different card slots – a micro-SIM slot, a microSD slot and a nano-SIM slot. This SD card slot lets you extend your phone’s storage space up to 128 GB.

Complete SIM compatibility with support of any combination of 4G cards in both the SIM slots. No difference between primary/secondary cards, allowing the ability to select a SIM for data.

Ultimate Audio Experience

Unique smart power amplifier, unified speaker chamber and bottom speaker designed for brilliant audio experience. This combination is designed for delivering crystal-clear audio quality. Its speaker volume is 18.84 % louder than the excellent audio range. Earpiece capable to handle sound 150 % louder than competing modules, letting you to take calls in noisy environments.

Metallic Body

Honor 5X device exhibits a strong metallic body that is made from diamond polished aluminum alloy. This aluminum alloy is generally reserved for aircrafts. Finishing produced by a special brushing technique that generates a consistent polished finish.

Its elegant exterior is complemented via sand-blasted matte sides and a glossy CNC milled chamfer. The brand logo is laser-printed at the rear.

The design is inspired by the popular Guggenheim Museum in Spain, a unique example of innovative art united with top-notch architecture that pays honor to its legendary designer, Frank Gehry.

A meticulous design with its upper and lower housings featuring dotted lines which complement each other and an emoticon-inspired base design which provides the handset a youthful experience.

Stunning Display

The Honor 5X features a completely-laminated 13.97 cm (5.5-inch), 1920 x1080 pixel, 16.7 million colors, full HD IPS screen with highly improved color reproduction and viewing angles. The device is best for browsing web, playing games and watching videos. With high 72.5% screen-to-body ratio and completely laminated GFF screen that provides crisp and vivid pictures.


Fingerprint Sensor

The 2nd generation fingerprint sensor provides better accuracy, gives better performance and unlocks your device in simply 0.5 seconds. Setup is simple – your fingerprint gets recorded in 6 touches. You can also use the fingerprint sensor to call friends, take photos, launch apps and access the notification bar control.

Adaptive Sensor:

Highly developed technology that learns more regarding your fingerprint as you operate it and averts failed recognition caused by partial fingerprints or wet hands.

Privacy Protection:

App Lock, File Safe and Visitor Mode added for peace of mind.

Cutting-Edge Camera

Capture high-quality pictures with 13MP rear camera that integrates a SmartImage 3.0 image processor. The device is also built-in with a 5 MP selfie camera that has a large 1.4-micron pixel size, 22mm wide-angle lens with 4 elements, an F2.4 aperture and a blue glass infrared filter. Its anti-reflective coating is used to enhance the amount of light entering the lens, allowing the camera to capture clearer shots in low-light conditions.

More Fun with Photos

It has exciting and latest shooting modes like watermarks, ultra-snapshot, object tracking and many more. Food mode is used for food shots with eye-catching colors; time-lapse mode is used for capturing pictures’ intervals that may be compiled into short videos and slow motion mode to shoot video at 120 fps to allow playback at 4 times slower than real life. It has also best selfie mode and ‘demist’ filter.

Improved Privacy

The Honor 5X is feature-loaded device with EMUI 3.1. Latest privacy features allow you hide home screen apps, save personal files in a secure place and protect responsive information. While playing a game, pop-up call reminds you for incoming calls to avert being interrupted.

Simple UI

This device has a user friendly and simple UI for easy accessibility. The UI of this device boasts easy layouts, enlarged fonts and icons and an impressive battery life.

Having a talk of Honor 5 X reviews, we would say, honor is a budget friendly device with impressive choice. 

Technical Details

Item model number

Honor 5X

Product Dimensions

15.1 x 0.8 x 7.6 cm

Item Weight

159 g



Connectivity technologies

WiFi 802.11b/g/n, GSM, (850/900/1800/1900 MHz), WCDMA, 3G, (850/900/2100 MHz), 4G LTE

Wireless communication technologies

WiFi Hotspot, Bluetooth

Special features

Proximity sensor, Fingerprint sensor, Light sensor, Dual SIM, GPS, FM Radio, Music Player, Video Player, Accelerometer, Digital compass, E-mail

Form factor

Touch-screen Phone


160 Grams

What’s in the box

Handset, Charger and User Manual