Honor 5A with 5.5-inch HD display, octa-core SoC and Marshmallow launched

“The Honor 5A offers 2GB of RAM, 16GB storage, 13MP/8MP cameras, 4G, VoLTE and a 3,100mA battery”

Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has added a new smartphone to its portfolio in China dubbed the Honor 5A, which comes as a successor to the last year’s Honor 4A. It is a budget smartphone that runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box with Emotion UI 4.1 on top, and sports 3D patterns on the back. The dual-SIM smartphone comes offers 4G LTE with VoLTE support.

Honor 5A

The Honor 5A sports a phablet-grade 5.5-inch HD IPS display. The phone comes in two variants – one with an octa-core Kirin 620 SoC, and another with an octa-core Snapdragon 617 processor. It offers 2GB of RAM and 16GB storage, which is further expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card.

The phone comes with a 13-megapixel primary snapper with an LED flash, an OmniVision sensor, f/2.0 aperture and 28mm wide-angle lens. For selfies and video calling, it offers an 8-meg secondary snapper with a BSI sensor, f/2.0 aperture, and a 27mm wide-angle 4P lens. The device is fuelled by a 3,100mAh battery.

The Honor 5A will be available at the starting price of 699 Yuan (approx. Rs 7,150), and will be available in China starting June 17th. The phone comes in gold, black, white and blue colours.