Huawei GR5 advances fingerprint sensor revolution, Priced at P11,990

Huawei’s best-in-class rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, normally an element in its premium smartphone like the new Mate 8, is now a scene stealer in the new, accessible Huawei GR5.


The Huawei GR5 delivers brand new, second generation fingerprint identification, giving instant access and advanced function control to the device that is quicker, smarter and safer than ever. It works with wet or dry fingers from any angle using 360-degree identification, making it easy and convenient to use at any time.

Using the advanced fingerprint ID, the smartphone unlocks in just 0.5 seconds, to not only reveal the screen, answer a call or silence an alarm but also provide instant access to the camera, enabling users to take a quick picture. The notifications can also be accessed using the fingerprint ID (slide down) or cleared (tap twice) to instantly see what needs attention, or not.

With an elegant metal body design, Huawei GR5 boasts a 13MP, F2.0 aperture rear facing camera with stacked CMOS sensor, a 7cm microshot and a 5MP front facing camera. This fully featured camera, includes a perfect selfie mode with 10 beauty levels, slow-motion and time lapse functions enabling its users to capture and share their adventures instantaneously. Right on trend, the device even features a dedicated ‘Good food mode’ which allows people to take the perfect shot of a new dish they’ve discovered without the need for tonnes of filtering later.

Shared viewing and online exploring is made easier with the Huawei GR5’s 5.5″ super visual high definition screen, bringing photos and videos to life in perfect clarity.

Huawei recognizes that its users need smartphones that can last the length of their adventures, feature with Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 616 offers superior processing, ensuring the phone functions keep up with its users’ pace. 3000mAh battery will offer a full 24 hours of heavy use and three full days of light use. Its 2A compatible charger mean charging times for the device have been significantly shortened, ensuring users don’t have to wait for their phone to charge before hitting their next destination.

The new Huawei GR5, in silver, gray and gold variants, will hit Philippine retail stores on March 15, 2016.

Huawei GR5 Full Specs:

  • Display: 5.5″ Screen
  • OS: Android L+EMUI3.1
  • Memory: 2GB+16GB Memory
  • Camera: 13M(F2.0)+5M
  • Size: 151.3*76.3*8.15mm
  • Weight: about 158g
  • Connectivity: WLAN, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, 2.4G, GPS, USB 2.0
  • Processor: Qualcomm MSM8939 Octacore CPU (4*1.2GHz+4*1.5GHz) Snapdragon 616 CPU
  • Adreno 405 GPU
  • Battery: 3000mAh
  • Dual Sim
  • LTE Cat4


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