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Hotwav M5 (2018) review

Android OS v8.1 (Oreo)
Mediatek MT6580P
Mali-400 MP2
2 GB / 16 GB
5.7 inches (720 x 1440 px)
8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus

Hotwav announced the launch of the M5 smartphone in 2018. The manufacturer is offering the Hotwav M5 phone with 5.7 inches display, Mediatek MT6580P chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Hotwav M5 comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Po 3050 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.7 inches phone comes with IPS display (720 x 1440 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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Hotwav M5 specifications

BrandHotwav
NameM5
ModelM5
Release date2018

Body

The dimensions of this Hotwav phone are average (5.98 x 2.87 x 0.3 inches).

Dimensions5.98 x 2.87 x 0.3 inches
Colorsblack, blue, gold, rose-gold
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Hotwav M5 comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v8.1 (Oreo)
SoCMediatek MT6580P
CPUQuad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUMali-400 MP2

Display

The size of M5 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.7 inches IPS display of Hotwav M5 with 720 x 1440 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5.7 inches
Resolution720 x 1440 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Hotwav M5 (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM2 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the M5 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Hotwav M5 doesn't support 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The M5 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 3050 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of M5 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 3050 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The M5 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Hotwav phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Hotwav M5 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, fingerprint, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Hotwav M5, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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