honor Malaysia last week had a media workshop for the new honor 5C. The honor 5C is honor’s latest product to hit the Malaysian market. Below is a quick hands on video.
The 5C boasts a full HD 1080p display, 2GB RAM, Android 6.0, a Kirin 650 processor with the new 16nm manufacturing process, 3000 mAH battery capacity, 13MP f2.0 back camera/8MP Front facing camera, EMUI 4.1.
Starting off with the display, the 5C boasts a full HD display. This is an upgrade from the 720P display on it’s predecessor, the honor 4C. Also up front is a 8MP camera with a wide f2.0 aperture and an even wider field of view at 77°.
The honor 5C also has a nice premium aluminium build. With curved subtle edges, holding the honor 5C is comfortable as well compared to the honor 5X.
Performance wise, the 5C is powered by the brand new Kirin 650 processor with 2 gigs of RAM. It runs Emotion UI or EMUI, Huawei/honor’s custom Android skin atop Android 6.0 Marshmallow. For battery it has a big 3000mAH battery.
Moving on to the camera, it packs a 5 element 78° wide angle 13 Megapixel camera round back with a f2.0 aperture. The camera features a SmartImage 3.0 image processor which enables you to apply filters, beauty mode, manual mode and a plethora of other options in camera.
When it comes to color choice, the 5C comes in 3 colors – Grey, Silver and Gold. While the Grey and the Silver retail for RM799, the Gold version is priced higher at RM849. At a sub 1000 Ringgit price, the 5C from honor seems to be a very good contender in the middle range smartphone market.
Below are more pictures of the 5C, don’t forget to share and enjoy!