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Huawei Honor 5c

alaTest has collected and analyzed 113 reviews of Huawei Honor 5c. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the battery and usability. The performance and price are also appreciated. There are some less positive comments about the portability.

size, price, performance, usability, battery

portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Huawei Honor 5c is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: S21 (s21.com)

Honor 5C review

 

The Honor 5C is a budget handset from Huawei that gives a lot more than it should for the money. With a fast octa-core processor, Full HD 5.2 inch screen, strong 3,000mAh battery and customisable fingerprint sensor, the Honor 5C puts up a good fight in...

The Huawei Honor 5C is a smaller and cheaper version of the company's Honor 5X handset . With a faster 8-core processor and an upgraded front camera, it seems like a very good choice, especially since it uses the latest version of Huawei's user...

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: (androidcentral.com)

Honor 5C review: Balanced and affordable, not exciting

 

Honor's new entry-level model is better value than the 5X — but this £150 phone still comes with a few compromises.

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: Benoit Pepicq (androidpit.com)

Honor 5C review: all in the family

 

Honor was placed under the spotlight with the release of the Honor 7 and, to a lesser extent, the Honor 5X. Now the company's rise continues with the Honor 5C, a new smartphone that maintains quality standards and good value the Honor family is known...

Good design ; Good battery life ; Improved EMUI software interface ; Good price-performance ratio ; Great price

Back cover scratches easily ; Disappointing display quality ; Average camera

What the Honor 5C does, it does well. For the price, it’s a bargain. Of course, we can’t expect miracles, especially not of the camera, but if you’re not hunting for the very best, you should seriously consider this phone.

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: Andrew Williams (techradar.com)

Honor 5C review

 

The Moto G4 has a new low-cost rival

Great value ; Solid performance ; Strong screen for price

Part-metal frame isn't impressive ; Scatty camera focusing ; Poor low-light photos

The Honor 5C is a great budget phone to make the choice for buyers at this end of the market that much trickier. With a good set of cameras, a strong screen and no annoying performance issues, this a bargain.

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: Kunal Khullar (tech.firstpost.com)

Honor 5C review: A well-balanced device that lacks any defining quality - Tech2

 

Honor 5C is the latest offering from Huawei's sub-brand in the budget segment, is it worth buying? Here is our take in the device

The Honor 5C offers a blend of good design, appealing UI and a capable hardware. It is definitely a good update over its predecessor, the Honor 4C , and feels as good as the Honor 5X. There are minor software issues but nothing that a quick update...

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

Honor 5C preview: Affordable phone of the year? - Pocket-lint

 

While big budget phones get launched on an international stage, following a long campaign of leaks and teases, it's at the budget end of the spectrum where

Metal build, display, affordability

No fingerprint scanner, low internal storage capacity

For the low asking price of £149, you really do get quite a lot of phone for your money in the Honor 5C. That's the aim of Honor - giving good value for money without making too many compromises.

Jun, 2016

Expert review by: Alex Todd (recombu.com)

Honor 5C Review: In Depth

 

Honor 5C review: Honor is gunning hard for best affordable smartphone of 2016 with the new Honor 5C, but does it make the grade?

Great camera experience ; Premium design touches ; Good performance ; Solid battery life

Lacklustre video performance ; Screen is a little washed out ; Fingerprint prone screen ; Middling design

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: Katie Collins (cnet.com.au)

Huawei's Honor 5C is a pretty and powerful package, with dual SIM to boot (hands-on)

 

Huawei offshoot Honor is bringing its latest smartphone to Europe. The Honor 5C is all about wowing potential buyers with the killer combination of high-octane power and an eye-catchingly low price. It's just £150 in the UK -- that converts to about...

Jun, 2016

Expert review by: paul_smart (gadgetspeak.com)

Honor SmartPhone 5C

 

Not a name I had heard of until shortly after the launch of the Huawei P9 when I found out this was a sister company, so when I received an invite to a breakfast briefing I accepted, I am not keen on rush hour travel at my age and when the venue is...

The operating system is Android 6 the latest version and overlaid by EMUI 4.1. The with free delivery as per the link below. For some reason the silver and grey colours are £32 more expensive.

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: mfereday (gadgetspeak.com)

Huawei Honor 5C Handset : Huawei Honor 5C

 

It was a rainy day in London as I made my way to find out more about the latest Honor handset.

The Honor 5C’s performance is more than adequate especially when compared against similarly priced handsets. Loading apps and scrolling through images and websites was fine although I would have preferred more of a reluctance of the screen to gather...

Aug, 2016

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):8
Rear camera resolution (numeric):13
Rear camera type:Single camera

Display

Pixel density:424
Screen shape:Flat

Messaging

E-mail: Yes

Navigation

GLONASS: Yes
GPS: Yes
Position location: Yes

Networking

2G standards:GSM
3G standards:HSPA
4G: Yes
4G bands supported:800,900,1800,2100,2600
4G standard:LTE
4G standards:LTE
SIM card capability:Dual SIM

Ports & interfaces

USB port: Yes

Processor

Coprocessor: Yes
Coprocessor architecture:ARM Cortex-A53
Coprocessor cores:4
Coprocessor frequency:1.7