Huawei Device Nepal launched the Huawei GR5 in Nepal targeting the mid-range smartphone market. Although the phone is considered as mid-range, the performance and specs it packs is not a slouch. You can buy Huawei GR5 at at the price of NRs. 33,999. Considering the specs it packs, the smartphone is a great value for money. The smartphone can be purchased from any authorized retailers in Nepal.
The smartphone sports a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS display resulting a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. Inside, the smartphone is powered by 64-bit octa-core (1.7Ghz quad core Cortex A53 and 1.2Ghz quad core Cortex A53 CPU) , Snapdragon 616 chipset, alongside Adreno 405 GPU. The phone is integrated with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage which can be further expanded via a microSD card upto 64GB.
The Huawei GR5 has feels like an expensive and premium smartphone in hand, thanks to its sleek 0.8mm brushed aluminum body. Considering its price tag as well as comparing smartphones with similar price tag (the one from Samsung) the GR5 is a much better phone and has a day and night difference in every corner.
Coming to the camera, the smartphone features a 13MP primary sensor accompanied by smart image 3.0 sensor and a 5MP selfie shooter upfront with an aperture rate of f/2.2, the front camera has 22mm wide-angle lens which is capable of shooting 88 degrees wide angle photos , 4P Lens as well as Blue Glass filter. Other noticeable feature include a fingerprint sensor which is present in the back of the phone and as usual is impressively quick to unlock the phone. The fingerprint sensor is not only limited to unlock your phones but it can be used for other purposes too, like to accepts calls, silence the alarm, gesture to show your notifications and take photos. The whole smartphone is powered by a 3000mAh battery which is non-removable, but users don’t have to worry about the battery as there is a support for Qualcomm’s quick charge 3.0.
In case you are wondering about the connectivity options of the phone, it supports dual-SIM as well as WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth 4.1 as well as microUSB 2.0. The Huawei GR5 runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop on top of Huawei’s own Emotion UI 3.0 and as per the report Android 6.0 Marshmallow will hit the device soon.