Huawei Honor’s latest flagship device Honor 5X is finally going to be launched in Middle East. Honor 5X was unveiled at the CES 2016 and recently it was launched in India that is a big and good market for the mid-range smartphone segment and where Huawei is already doing pretty good with its Honor series of smartphone.

Honor Arabia team announced that Honor 5X will be available in UAE from 8th February 2016 on its official website, retail market and e-commerce websites as well at the price tag of 899 AED. They also mentioned that there will be a surprise included as well without giving the idea that what that surprise is going to be.

Huawei Honor 5X - Hardware Specs, Features and Price

Honor 5X is the first smartphone of the series that is going to be launched in USA and it is priced there at $199.99 (734 AED). It is already launched in India at INR 12,999 (Dh703). So looking at their price tags, price of Huawei Honor 5X is a bit expensive with respect to other countries.

Honor 5X comes with 5.5-inch Full-HD screen with 1920×1080 pixels resolution and 400ppi. It runs on the Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, 2GB/3GB of RAM, Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS and Huawei’s EMUI 3.1 ROM. The complete list of all hardware specs and features of Huawei Honor 5X are given below.

Huawei Honor 5X : Full Features and Specs

- Optional Dual SIM (Uses Memory Card Slot as SIM 2 Slot)

- 4G LTE Capability

- 5.5-inch IPS LCD Screen with 1080 x 1920 pixels Resolution and 401 PPI

- Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 Octa-core ( Dual-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 ) Processor

- Adreno 405 GPU

- 16 GB Internal Memory

- 2/3 GB of RAM

- Supports microSD Card up to 128 GB

- 13 MP Primary Camera with f/2.0, dual-LED (dual tone) Flash and 1080p@30fps Full HD Video Recording

- 5 MP Front-facing Camera

- Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS

- EMUI OS 3.1

- 3000mAh Non-removable Lithium-Polymer Battery

- Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP


- Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Proximity and Magnetic Compass Sensors

- 151.3 x 76.3 x 8.2 mm Dimensions

- 158 g

The price of Huawei Honor 5X is 899 AED and will be available in the Middle East from 8th of February, 2016.