• 5.2" (1920x1080) IPS LCD
  • 2GB
    HiSilicon Kirin 650 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 13-MP, f/2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3000 mAh

The Huawei Honor 5c phone has a 5.2-inch (1920x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 13MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3000 mAh and the main processor is a HiSilicon Kirin 650 with 2 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductHonor 5c (2016), Price: 170 USD at Amazon
Display5.2" 1920x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 13-MP f/2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 8-MP
  • HiSilicon Kirin 650 SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery3000 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 156g (5.5oz), 147.1x73.8x8.3 mm (5.79 x 2.91 x 0.33 inches)
Price (Market)$170
Diagonal (inches)5.2"
Display/Body Ratio68.7%
Sharpness (PPI)424 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery Capacity (mAh)3000 mAh
Processor NameHiSilicon Kirin 650
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)4x2.0 & 4x1.7 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 6.0
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
Connector TypeMicro USB
SAR US Head1.26 W/Kg
SAR US Body0.43 W/Kg
SAR EU Head1.56 W/Kg
SAR EU Body1.24 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • FLAC
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • XVID
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Proximity

Honor 5c Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The last time we checked, the Honor 5c was retailing at around $170 online. Things may have changed a bit since.
No. the Honor 5c has not been rated as water-proof as we do not find an IP-Rating.
No, the Honor 5c does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things could be different in Asia. We mainly track USA data.
No, the Honor 5c 1920x1080 display resolution is not 4K.
No, the Honor 5c is not capable of Wireless Charging.
No, the Honor 5c does not support Qi Wireless Charging.
Yes, the Honor 5c is a 4G handset that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).
No, the Honor 5c does not work on 5G networks.
No, the Honor 5c is not a USB-C handset.
No, the Honor 5c's battery cannot be removed.

Huawei Honor 5c Specs & Speed Benchmarks


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