Honor Magic5 Pro

Released February 2023

Ultra-Premium (>$800)
Honor Magic5 Pro

Summary


Pros

  • Excellent for photographing family and friends, thanks to accurate skin tones and high details
  • Fast and accurate autofocus, even in challenging light conditions
  • Excellent for low-light imaging
  • Great zoom performances at all ranges
  • Well-rounded display performance, with well-tuned brightness and good picture rendering
  • Excellent management of color and contrast on the screen
  • No display flicker
  • Excellent audio zoom capabilities in recordings
  • Good audio performance across the board
  • Very good autonomy at 65 hours when used moderately
  • Very good wireless charging experience
  • Good front-camera performance for photos and videos

Cons

  • Occasional unnatural rendering of details in images
  • A little shutter lag in high-contrast lighting situations
  • Display tends to lose some contrast when high brightness mode is activated
  • Underperforming wind-noise reduction in the recordings

Scores


152
camera
2023
Overall Camera Score i
152
45
Samsung Galaxy A05s
BEST 157

Sub-scores

Photo i
154
50
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
BEST 160
Bokeh i
Top score Best
20
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
80
Preview i
74
34
Fairphone 4
BEST 91
Zoom i
156
15
Oppo A77 5G
BEST 158
Top score
Huawei P60 Pro
Video i
144
31
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G
BEST 158

Use Cases

BEST 149

Friends & Family

Portrait and group photos and videos

BEST 132

Lowlight

Photos and videos in lowlight conditions

151
display
2023
Overall Display Score i
151
52
Realme C21
BEST 155

Sub-scores

Readability i
155
40
Realme C21
BEST 163
Color i
148
49
Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro
BEST 164
Video i
155
40
Realme C21
BEST 162
Motion i
151
54
Realme C21
BEST 156
Touch i
156
40
Realme C21
BEST 170
Artifacts i
140
40
Crosscall Action-X5
BEST 163
Top score
OnePlus Open
138
audio
2023
Overall Audio Score i
138
86
Vivo X60 Pro 5G (Snapdragon)
BEST 161

Sub-scores & Use Cases

Playback i
135
74
Nokia 7.2
BEST 163

Use Cases

BEST 172

Listening to music

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 161

Watching videos

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 156

Gaming

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

Recording i
143
88
Fairphone 4
BEST 157

Use Cases

BEST 156

Friends & Family videos

With the smartphone's main camera

BEST 164

Selfie videos

With the smartphone's selfie camera

BEST 157

Concert videos

With the smartphone's main camera

141
battery
2023
Overall Battery Score i
141
75
Samsung Galaxy S22 (Exynos)
BEST 152

Sub-scores

Autonomy i
145
55
Xiaomi 12 Pro
BEST 195
Top score
Honor X7b
Charging i
140
72
Wiko Power U20
BEST 218
Efficiency i
130
47
Xiaomi 12 Pro
BEST 154
Top score
Oppo Reno6 5G

Key performances

Battery Life
2 days 17h
Battery Life
0-80% Charge
0h37
0-80% Charge
Full Charge
1h15
Full Charge
after 5-minute charge
6h52 Autonomy
after 5-minute charge
123
selfie
2023
Overall Selfie Score i
123
25
Intex Aqua Selfie
BEST 149

Sub-scores

Photo i
116
18
ZTE Axon 20 5G
BEST 147
Video i
136
38
Intex Aqua Selfie
BEST 156

Specifications


162.9 x 76.7 x 8.77mm

Dimensions

5G
Dual SIM

Network

Water resistant
IP68

Protection

Wireless

Charging

512 GB

Storage

Wide, Ultra-Wide, Tele

Main camera
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