Chinese smartphone company, Huawei's online specific brand Honor recently launched the Honor 5X smartphone in India. The phone packs in impressive specifications for its price of Rs 12,999. With the launch of the Honor 5X, Huawei strengthened its portfolio of specs-heavy budget smartphones that have been doing well in India.
The Honor 5X is its take on the similar priced rivals like the LeEco Le 1S in India. Today we compare both these phones on the basis of their specifications to see which one gets an edge in the affordable segment of smartphones in the market.
If you are planning to buy a budget 4G enabled smartphone, this comparison will help you decide the best in this price. Let's take a look at the key features of Huawei Honor 5X and LeEco Le 1S, and check which one brings better features on table.
Big and better display:
A big display with good resolution is a delight to user's eyes. Huawei Honor 5X flaunts a 5.5-inch screen with Full HD (1080p) resolution that promises a brilliant visual experience with good colour reproduction and viewing angles. LeEco's Le 1S also feature a 5.5-inch screen with Full HD resolution.
Huawei Honor 5X ensures that you get a power-packed performance with a 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 616 chipset that is paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB using microSD card. The LeEco Le 1S, on the other hand, runs Mediatek's 64-bit octa-core Helio X10 Turbo chipset. The Honor 5X gets extra points for featuring an expandable storage space.
Considering that camera specs of a phone can make a difference in consumer's purchase, Honor ensures to offer good optics on its smartphones. The Honor 5X features a 13MP rear camera with two-tone, dual-LED flash to work well in low light conditions. The LeEco Le 1S also has a 13MP rear camera but it comes with a simply LED flash. As far as the front camera is concerned you get 5MP snapper on Huawei Honor 5X as well as Le 1S.
Huawei's Honor 5X is powered by Android 5.1.1 Lollipop wrapped under the company's own EMUI 3.1 which offers extra features to offer a better user-experience with customizations and interesting value additions. The LeEco Le 1S runs Android 5.1 Lollipop with their native UI on top.
Battery is another key area of concern for most smartphone users. Keeping in mind the demand of its consumers, the Huawei is offering a 3000mAh capacity battery in the Honor 5X. It is optimized to power up the device for longer on a single charge. The Le 1s packs in a 3000mAh battery.
Huawei has used improved version of the fingerprint scanner on the Honor 5X, which makes the scanning process faster and smoother. It is quick and precise. LeEco Le 1S also offers Fingerprint sensor paced at the rear of the phone.
Speaking of connectivity options, Huawei Honor 5X gives users the power to access 4G network. The phone is dual-SIM with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, microUSB, and GPS/AGPS. LeEco Le 1S comes with 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and other standard options.