Honor Magic 5 Lite has been unveiled in the European market today. It arrives as the successor to the Magic 4 Lite that was launched last year. The latest offering is actually a rebranded version of the X9a that is available in Malaysia. Read on to know what it offers out of the box.

Honor Magic 5 Lite launched

The Honor Magic 5 Lite features a 6.67-inch curved OLED display bearing an FHD+ resolution and a centre-aligned punch-hole cutout. It features a 10-bit panel, a 120Hz refresh rate, 800 nits peak brightness, and an integrated fingerprint scanner. The smartphone has a non-protruding circular camera island on the back panel.

The Honor Magic 5 Lite features triple rear cameras. The setup comprises a 64MP main sensor, a 5MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro unit. There is a 16MP front-facing snapper.

Under the hood, the Honor Magic 5 Lite is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor. It packs 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage. There is also 5GB RAM expansion technology. The smartphone draws its power from a 5,100mAh battery cell with support for 40W fast charging. Software-wise, it ships with Magic UI 6.1 based on Android 12 out of the box.

Connectivity options on the Honor Magic 5 Lite include 5G, 4G, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.1, USB-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Honor Magic 5 Lite

Honor Magic 5 Lite Specifications

Network Properties

  • 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G bands: LTE (unspecified)
  • 5G bands: SA/NSA
  • Speed: HSPA, LTE-A, 5G

Launch

  • Announced: 2023, February 15
  • Status: Exp. release 2023, February 20

Design

  • Dimensions: 161.6 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm (6.36 x 2.91 x 0.31 in)
  • Weight: 175 g (6.17 oz)
  • Colors: Midnight Black, Emerald Green, Titanium Silver
  • SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

  • Type: AMOLED, 1B colors, 120Hz, 800 nits (HBM)
  • Size: 6.67 inches, 107.4 cm2 (~89.9% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi density)
  • Protection: Scratch/drop-resistant glass

Operating System

  • Android 12, Magic UI 6.1

Hardware

  • Chipset: Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 660 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 660 Silver)
  • GPU: Adreno 619
  • Memory Card slot: No
  • Internal: 128GB 6GB RAM

Cameras

  • Main Camera: Dual
    • 64 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF
    • 5 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide)
    • 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
  • Features: LED flash, panorama, HDR
  • Video: 1080p@30fps
  • Selfie Camera: Single – 16 MP, f/2.5, (wide)
  • Video: 1080p@30fps

Multimedia

  • Radio: No
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • Audio 3.5mm jack: No

Connectivity

  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Bluetooth: 5.1, A2DP, LE
  • Positioning: GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
  • NFC: Yes
  • Infrared port: Yes
  • USB: USB Type-C 2.0, OTG

Features

  • Sensors: Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Battery

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Li-Po 5100 mAh, non-removable
  • Charging: 40W wired

Honor Magic 5 Lite Price and Availability

The Honor Magic 5 Lite costs EUR 379 and is available in Midnight Black, Emerald Green and Titanium Silver colors. The smartphone will be up for pre-orders in France starting February 20.

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