Honor Pad 5 8-inch and 10.1-inch Tablets Launched: Price, Specifications

Apart from launching the Honor 20, Honor 20 Pro and Honor 20i smartphones in India today, Honor also announced the Honor Pad 5 tablet. The Chinese firm has introduced the Honor Pad 5 in 8-inch and 10.1-inch editions. These tablets are equipped with mid-range specs and stereo speakers.

Honor Pad 5 Specifications

The Honor Pad 5 features a 10.1-inch IPS LCD display that features full HD resolution of 1,920 x 1,200 pixels. Its 8-inch screen variant also offers full HD resolution.

The 10.1-inch Honor Pad 5 is powered by the older Kirin 659 SoC. It comes with Android 8.0 Oreo overlaid with EMUI 8.0. The 8-inch model has a more powerful Kirin 710 chipset onboard. It boots Magic UI 2.0 based on Android 9 Pie.

Both tablets come with up to 4GB of RAM. Their highest variants feature 64GB of native storage. A microSD card slot is available on both devices for expanding their storage. They are equipped with 8-megapixel rear-facing cameras. The 10.1-inch model has 2-megapixel front camera whereas the 8-inch variant has an 8-megapixel selfie camera.

The Honor Pad 5 10.1-inch tablet features dual stereo speakers with Harman Kardon Audio Tuning technology. It also features Histen 5.0 audio capabilities from Huawei. The other features available on the device include a child mode, eye-protect mode, fingerprint scanner, 4G LTE and voice calling.

The Honor Pad 5 8-inch tablet comes with dual stereo speakers powered by Dolby Atmos. GPU Turbo 2.0 technology is available on the device for accelerated graphics performance while gaming. It features kids mode, 4G LTE, voice calling and face unlock.

Honor Pad 5 Price and Release Date

The Honor Pad 5 10.1-inch comes in 3GB RAM + 32GB storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variants, priced at Rs 16,999 and Rs 18,999 respectively. The Honor Pad 5 8-inch also comes in two variants with 3GB RAM + 32GB storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB storage. Their price tags are Rs 15,499 and Rs 17,499 respectively.

The sales of the Honor Pad 5 10.1-inch and 8-inch models will begin in July via Flipkart. Both models will be available in a Glacial Blue color.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.