honor 5X

Last updated: Jan 6th, 2016.

The Honor 5X is a mid-range device from Huawei. It's aimed at breaking into the US market. The device has a 5.5-inch 1080p display, fingerprint sensor, metal build, 13MP camera, and 3,000 mAh battery. It only costs $199, which is the biggest selling point.

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Honor 6X vs 5X: Worth upgrading?

he 6X was originally launched in October, but only for China. Now that it’s available here in the US, we can take a look at how it compares to its predecessor and whether it’s worth the extra $50-100.

Honor 5X gets Android 6.0 Marshmallow

The Honor 5X has finally gotten its Android 6.0 Marshmallow update. Alongside Doze Mode, Permissions control, and all the other great Marshmallow features you’ve been looking forward to, there’s a fair bit of new stuff coming along with EMUI 4.0.

Honor is teasing Android Marshmallow for the Honor 5X

Despite launching alongside Huawei devices with Android Marshmallow, the Honor 5X launched with Lollipop. The good news is the update seems to be on the way. Honor USA took to Twitter to tease the sweet and fluffy update for the 5X is “coming soon.”

Deal: get an Honor 5X for $175 with this promo code

The Honor 5X is already an incredible value at $200, but if you need it just a little bit cheaper you’ll want to grab it from Newegg. The online retailer is letting the device go for $175 — that’s $25 off — so long as you use a promo code.

25+ honor 5X Tips & Tricks

Because there is so much you can do with the honor 5X and the software will likely be new to most folks, we wanted to make sure you knew how to take full advantage of most of them. Here’s our big list of 28 Tips & Tricks for the honor 5X.