Huawei has launched the successor to last year’s Honor 4A in China. The all new Huawei Honor 5A specs will incorporate power-packed features. The smartphone will hit the store shelves starting June 17. The Chinese smartphone maker has not yet revealed any details about the global roll out of the smartphone.
Huawei Honor 5A will come in black, white, blue and gold color options. The handset will arrive in two variants. There will be a standard version along with China telecom and Unicom specific models. The standard model costs CNY 699 (AU$143) and the other variants will come with a price tag of CNY 799 (AU$164). The smartphone is also available on sale on Vamll.
Huawei Honor 5A sports a 5.5-inch HD IPS display which carries a pixel resolution of 720×1280 pixels. The device measures 154.3×77.1×8.45mm and weighs 168g.
The device is powered by a by a 1.2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory which can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card slot.
The smartphone touts a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera with LED flash along with an 8MP selfie camera. Other Huawei Honor 5A specs include a 3,100mAh battery. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box with Emotion UI 4.1 on top. The phone offers support for dual-SIM card slots.
The smartphone will be shipped with 4G support. Other connectivity options include 3G, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPRS/ EDGE, GPS/ A-GPS and Glonass.
In related news, Zhao Ming, president of Huawei Honor Business claimed that the company has sold more than 8 million units of the Honor 5X to date, as reported by GSM Arena. Ming also pointed out that the sales numbers may cross 10 million mark in near future. The Huawei Honor 5X was launched back in October 2015 in China. The Huawei Honor 5X is also available in the U.S., Europe and India.