Huawei's online specific brand Honor has garnered good traction in India, by announcing specs heavy smartphones that are priced to suit consumers' budget. Ever since its launch in India about two years back, the company has won many hearts for its products.
One of the highly talked about Honor smartphone is Honor 5X, which brings impressive specs at a competitive price point.
The phone pits against many of its rivals in the mid-range segment. One of its competitors include OnePlus X, which also is a feature packed smartphone priced nicely.
Today we put the Huawei Honor 5X vs OnePlus X smartphones against each other to compare them on the basis of their specifications. The comparison will help you understand the difference between the two smartphones. Read on for more:
Which one offers better display!
Huawei Honor 5X has a 5.5-inch screen, which is bigger than the 5-inch display on the OnePlus X. Both phones offer Full HD display giving you 1080 pixel resolution. Honor 5X gets an edge in this department thanks to its bigger display.
Which one has better processing power!
Honor 5X comes with a 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 616 chipset to give a powerpacked performance, whereas the OnePlus X is powered by Snapdragon 801 SoC. Both phones have 16GB of internal storage with support for a microSD card of up to 128GB capacity.
Which phone boasts better camera!
In the camera department, Honor 5X packs in a 13MP snapper with f/2.0, 1080p resolution video and slow motion video recording at 720p at 120fps, and SmartImage 3.0 image processor. The OnePlus X on the other hand features a 13MP ISOCELL sensor with f/2.2 and 1080p resolution video resolution.
Which has latest Software:
Huawei's Honor 5X runs Android Lollipop wrapped under the company's own EMUI 3.1, which brings extra features and software customizations on board. The OnePlus X also runs Android 5.1 Lollipop, however with OxygenOS UI.
The one with Fingerprint scanner gets extra point:
One of the key hardware differentiator between the Honor 5X and the OnePlus X is the presence of a fingerprint sensor on the Honor 5X, which has become an important feature for security of the phone and user data. OnePlus X lacks a Fingerprint sensor.
Bigger battery gives more power:
Huawei Honor 5X is backed by a 3000mAh battery that can last for a day on a full charge, as per the company claims. The OnePlus X, on the other hand, has a smaller battery of 2525mAh capacity. Bigger battery seems to give more power and last longer than the smaller one. Hence, Honor 5X scores an extra point in this segment.
Both phone, the Huawei Honor 5X and OnePlus X support dual-SIM, 4G network, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, microUSB, and GPS/AGPS.
Which phone is budget friendly!
The Honor 5X is the company's take on its rivals' budget offerings in the market. It is a good package of specs, features and looks, at an aggressive price point of Rs 12,999. In comparison, the OnePlus X was launched for a price of Rs 16,999 for 16GB version, which is much higher than the Honor 5X.