Honor 5X vs Apple iPhone SE

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Display

Display size

5.5 inches
4.0 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
640 x 1136 pixels

Pixel density

400 ppi
326 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

72.56 %
60.82 %

Colors

16 777 216
 

Peak brightness

 
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
 

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 8939v2
Apple A9 APL0898

Processor

Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Dual-core, 1840 MHz, Twister, 64-bit

GPU

Adreno 405
PowerVR GT7600

RAM

2 GB LPDDR3
2 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
128 GB, not expandable

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
 

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop), Huawei Emotion UI
iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x)

Battery

Capacity

3000 mAh
1624 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Talk time

27.00 hours
the average is 19 h (1117 min)
 

Stand-by time

30.0 days (720 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
10.0 days (240 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)

Talk time (3G)

26.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1404 min)
14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1404 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

30.8 days (740 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)
 

Stand-by time (4G)

30.8 days (740 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)
 

Internet use

 
3G: 12 hours; LTE: 13 hours; Wi-Fi: 13 hours

Music playback

 
50.00 hours

Video playback

 
13.00 hours

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
12 megapixels

Features

Autofocus
Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 28 mm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Flash

Dual LED
Dual LED

Software Features

HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Macro mode, Scenes, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
Digital image stabilization, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Burst mode, Exposure compensation, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Geo tagging

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
1.2 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video capture

1280x720 (HD)
1280x720 (HD)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.96 x 3.00 x 0.32 inches (151.3 x 76.3 x 8.15 mm)
4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches (123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm)

Weight

5.57 oz (158 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
3.99 oz (113 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Aluminum; Frame: Glass

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control, Other

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver, White
Gold, Silver, Rose gold, Space gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 12(700 a), 17(700 b)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

 
800, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz

Data Speed

LTE, HSPA
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS, EV-DO Rev.A

Dual SIM

Yes
 

SIM type

Nano SIM, Micro SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

 
Yes

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
 

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
 

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
 

Radio

FM
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.2

Profiles/ Protocols

 
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Handsfree (HFP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Mobile Payment

 
Apple Pay

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Hearing aid compatible

 
M3, T4

Internet browsing

Browser

 
 

supports

HTML, HTML5
 

Built-in online services support

YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+
 

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
 

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
 

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Stopwatch, Countdown timer
 

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
 

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
 

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Jan 07, 2016
Mar 21, 2016

FCC ID value: QISKIW-L24 link
FCC ID value: BCG-E3042A link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.41 W/kg
1.16 W/kg

Body

1.29 W/kg
1.17 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.43 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.39 W/kg
1.17 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 220
$ 499

Availability

Officially announced

Oct 27, 2015
Mar 21, 2016
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