Honor 5C expected to be launched on June 22 in India


Honor India recently sent out invites for a launch on June 22 in New Delhi, which we’re anticipating to be for the launch event of the Honor 5C, the successor to the Honor 4C.

The Honor 5C, which was launched earlier this April in China, has a 5.2-inch Full-HD IPS LCD display. It is powered by a HiSilicon Kirin 650 octa-core processor, Mali T830 GPU and runs Emoticon UI 4.1 which is based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It comes with 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of internal storage space which is expandable up to 128GB using a microSD card. There is a 13-megapixel rear camera with an F2.0 aperture and LED flash, and an 8-megapixel front camera with an F2.0 aperture. The device weighs 156 grams and is 8.3mm thick. 

Connectivity options include 4G LTE with VoLTE, GPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 4.1 and Wi-Fi b/g/n. It also has a Micro-USB charging port. The dual-SIM smartphone supports Micro-SIM cards and has 4G LTE connectivity on both SIM cards. The device is fueled by a 3,000mAh battery. 

The 5C, which is a successor to the Honor 4C, is available in two variants: a 3G variant and another 4G one. At the time of its launch in China, the device was pegged at CNY 899 (approximately Rs.9,200) for the 3G variant and CNY 999 (approximately Rs.10,200). It is available in silver and grey colour options.