Hotwav M5

Hotwav M5

Hotwav M5
  • Display Size: 5.7-inch HD+
  • Camera: R 8MP + F 5MP
  • RAM: 2GB
  • CPU: 1.3GHz Quad-Core
  • Battery: 3050mAh
  • Dimension: 16.40 x 8.60 x 5.50 cm

Ratings From Our Experts

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

5.5 2.8 1
  • Build Quality 4 / 10
  • Chip-Set 6 / 10
  • Camera Quality 5 / 10
  • Connectivity 6 / 10
  • Battery Backup 6 / 10
  • Value For Money 6 / 10

Hotwav M5 with 2GB RAM, 16GB internal, 1.3GHz Quad-Core, Finger-print sensor, and 3050mAh battery.

Hotwav M5 Key Specs(Spesifikasi, Speks):

  • Display: 5.7 inches HD+
  • CPU: 1.3GHz Quad-Core
  • OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
  • Camera: 8MP rear camera with AF and flashlight + 5MP front camera
  • Bluetooth: 4.0
  • Navigation: GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS
  • Sensor: Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor
  • SIM Card: Dual SIM, Nano SIM
  • Price in Indonesia: IDR 1378062.18

 

Overview

It is an entry-level phone from the company with MediaTek MT6580P SoC and 3050mAh battery. The phone is available on Gearbest at $135.92 with Black, Light Pink and Champagne Gold color option.

What is in the box?

  • Back Case: 1
  • Cell Phone: 1
  • Charger: 1
  • Screen Protector: 1
  • USB Cable: 1
  • User Manual: 1

 

Display and Design:

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It features a 5.7-inch display with 1440 x 720 pixels resolutions and 18:9 aspect ratio. The display looks more attractive from its round shape edges as in Xiaomi Redmi 6. The company has provided a much better display to screen ratio in this phone. There is a single camera sensor on the front side along with a proximity sensor and a front speaker. Rear side it has a camera sensor with fingerprint sensor just below it. It measures 15.18 x 7.28 x 0.77 cm and weighs 0.1480 kg.

To understand better about its display and design, we have added a video that describes its full design, you can check that video after Full Specifications area.

Design of the phone is much similar to Xiaomi Redmi 6 except its rear camera position. The company has already launched Symbol X with MediaTek MT6580 SoC and Notch display which costs $133 available on Gearbest.

Performance and Storage:

It is powered by MediaTek MT6580P SoC clocked at 1.3GHz Quad-core processor. So in terms of performance, you will get basic speed experience on this phone. For storage, it has 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB with the external MicroSD card.

hotwav m5 specs, ratings, reviews and offers

2GB RAM is enough for some basic multitasking, you will face lag on some high memory apps and games. This is an entry-level phone with MediaTek MT6580 SoC, so we can not expect high performance on this phone. Meanwhile, at this price range, it may be a good deal, depends on your choice.

Camera:

The phone sports single 8MP camera sensor on the rear side with LED flash and Autofocus. Front side it has the 5MP camera sensor with some basic selfie features. Talking more to its camera, an entry-level phone should come with at least a camera features that make sense when you click photos in low light condition. As per some user review on some e-commerce website, we came to know that, Hotwav M5 gives you great camera experience with its rear and front sensor.

Battery and Connectivity:

The phone is fueled with 3050mAh battery which can last up to a full day even on heavy use. On the connectivity front, it offers 3G UMTS, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi, and 3.5mm audio jack.

Supported Languages:

Language: Arabic (Egypt), Bulgarian (Bulgaria), Bengali (India), Catalan (Spain), Czech (Czech Republic), Danish (Denmark), German (Austria), German (Germany), Greek (Greece), English (United Kingdom), English (United States), Spanish (Spain), Spanish (United States), Estonian (Estonia), Persian (Iran), Finnish (Finland), French (France), Hebrew (Israel), Hindi (India), Croatian (Croatia), Hungarian (Hungary), Armenian (Armenia), Indonesian (Indonesia), Italian (Italy), Japanese (Japan), Kazakh (Kazakhstan), Khmer (Cambodia), Korean (South Korea), Lithuanian (Lithuania), Latvian (Latvia), Malay (Malaysia), Burmese (Myanmar), Norwegian (Norway), Dutch (Netherlands), Polish (Poland), Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian (Romania), Russian (Russia), Slovak (Slovakia), Slovenian (Slovenia), Serbian (Cyrillic,Serbia), Swedish (Sweden), Thai (Thailand), Turkish (Turkey), Ukrainian (Ukraine), Urdu (Pakistan), Vietnamese (Vietnam), Chinese (Simplified Han,China), Chinese (Traditional Han,Hong Kong), Chinese (Traditional Han,Taiwan)

Our Verdict:

Hotwav M5 is the best phone, with MediaTek MT6739 SoC and 2GB RAM, which will give you best performance in mid-range games, as well as some high range games. Design of the phone is really impressive with its full-view display and round shape corners. So we can say that under $100, this can be the best deal for you.

Pros:

  • A good screen to body aspect ratio at this price range
  • Attractive design
  • More battery backup
  • Dashing camera features

Cons: 

  • No dual camera
  • No 4G VoLTE connectivity
  • Outdated Bluetooth version

Realme C1 and Xiaomi Redmi 6A are the phones available under $100 with the dual rear camera and some of best features.

Hotwav M5 Real Life Images:

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Hotwav M5 - Full Specifications

Brand And Model

  • Brand Name of the brand which manufactures the device.
    Hotwav
  • Name of the brand which manufactures the device.
  • Model Model name or number of the device.
    Hotwav M5
  • Model name or number of the device.

Design

  • Weight Information about the weight of the device in different measurement units.
    0.3500 kg
  • Information about the weight of the device in different measurement units.
  • Colors Information about the colors, in which the device is available in the market.
    Black, Light Pink and Chamgne Gold
  • Information about the colors, in which the device is available in the market.
  • Body Material The material used in the fabrications of the device's body.
    Plastic
  • The material used in the fabrications of the device's body.
  • IP Ratings The IP Code, International Protection Marking, classifies and rates the degree of protection provided against intrusion dust, accidental contact, and water by mechanical casings and electrical enclosures.
    No
  • The IP Code, International Protection Marking, classifies and rates the degree of protection provided against intrusion dust, accidental contact, and water by mechanical casings and electrical enclosures.

Network And Technology

  • Network Technology Information about types of mobile network used in the device. GSM, WCDMA, CDMA, TD-SCDMA, and LTE, TD-LTE.
    GSM / WCDMA
  • Information about types of mobile network used in the device. GSM, WCDMA, CDMA, TD-SCDMA, and LTE, TD-LTE.
  • GSM GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications) was developed to replace the analog cellular network (1G), therefore it is referred to as a 2G mobile network. It has been improved with the addition of General Packet Radio Services (GPRS) and later via the Enhanced Data rates for GSM Evolution (EDGE) technology.
    850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
  • GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications) was developed to replace the analog cellular network (1G), therefore it is referred to as a 2G mobile network. It has been improved with the addition of General Packet Radio Services (GPRS) and later via the Enhanced Data rates for GSM Evolution (EDGE) technology.
  • CDMA CDMA is used as the access method in many mobile phone standards. IS-95, also called "cdmaOne", and its 3G evolution CDMA2000, are often simply referred to as "CDMA"
    WCDMA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
  • CDMA is used as the access method in many mobile phone standards. IS-95, also called "cdmaOne", and its 3G evolution CDMA2000, are often simply referred to as "CDMA"

Display

  • Display Size The mobile device is represented by the length of its diagonal which is measured in inches.
    5.7-inch
  • The mobile device is represented by the length of its diagonal which is measured in inches.
  • Display Type Whether the display is IPS or LED or OLED or AMOLED - It simplifies the type of the display used in the device.
    IPS Display
  • Whether the display is IPS or LED or OLED or AMOLED - It simplifies the type of the display used in the device.
  • Pixel Density Information about the number of pixels per inch of the device. Higher the pixel density of any device, the more detailed and clearer content will be shown on the display
    282ppi
  • Information about the number of pixels per inch of the device. Higher the pixel density of any device, the more detailed and clearer content will be shown on the display
  • Screen-Body Ratio The Display to body ratio is a simple data that tells you how much of the surface the screen represents when compared to the whole device.
    76.12%
  • The Display to body ratio is a simple data that tells you how much of the surface the screen represents when compared to the whole device.
  • Display Features Information about the features of the display such as Capacitive touch, multitouch etc.
    Multi-touch, Capacitive
  • Information about the features of the display such as Capacitive touch, multitouch etc.
  • Resolution Display resolutions show the number of pixels on the horizontal and vertical side of the screen, higher the resolution is greater the details of the displayed content.
    720 x 1440 pixels
  • Display resolutions show the number of pixels on the horizontal and vertical side of the screen, higher the resolution is greater the details of the displayed content.
  • Display Glass Whether display have protection like, Gorilla Glass or it is curved.
    2.5D Curved Glass
  • Whether display have protection like, Gorilla Glass or it is curved.

Camera

  • Rear Camera Information about the rear camera of the device. Sensor type, image resolutions, video resolutions, Flash type and Video FPS.
    8MP
  • Information about the rear camera of the device. Sensor type, image resolutions, video resolutions, Flash type and Video FPS.
  • Aperture
    f/2.2
  • Video Resolution Video resolution in a display device refers to the number of distinct pixels that could be displayed in each dimension. It is usually quoted as width× height; for an example: “1024 × 768″. In this example 1024 indicates the width and 768 indicates the height that the display could be resolved in pixels.
    30fps
  • Video resolution in a display device refers to the number of distinct pixels that could be displayed in each dimension. It is usually quoted as width× height; for an example: “1024 × 768″. In this example 1024 indicates the width and 768 indicates the height that the display could be resolved in pixels.
  • Front Camera Information about the front side camera of the device. Image resolutions, Sensor type, Flash type, Video resolutions, Video FPS and other features.
    5MP
  • Information about the front side camera of the device. Image resolutions, Sensor type, Flash type, Video resolutions, Video FPS and other features.
  • Aperture
    f/2.2
  • Video Resolution Video resolution in a display device refers to the number of distinct pixels that could be displayed in each dimension. It is usually quoted as width× height; for an example: “1024 × 768″. In this example 1024 indicates the width and 768 indicates the height that the display could be resolved in pixels.
    30fps
  • Video resolution in a display device refers to the number of distinct pixels that could be displayed in each dimension. It is usually quoted as width× height; for an example: “1024 × 768″. In this example 1024 indicates the width and 768 indicates the height that the display could be resolved in pixels.
  • Camera Features Information about additional software and hardware features of the primary and secondary camera, which improves its overall performance.
    Autofocus, Countinous Shooting, HDR, Panorama, Geo-tagging, Digital Zoom, ISO Setting, Self-timer, Scene mode, White Balance settings, Touch Focus
  • Information about additional software and hardware features of the primary and secondary camera, which improves its overall performance.
  • Flash Type LED flashes that you find on a mobile phone provide a constant light source. This makes them good for still photography, but also for those who want to shoot low-light videos. The LED flash gives a softer and more even illumination which is perfect as a light source for those who want to video record.
    LED
  • LED flashes that you find on a mobile phone provide a constant light source. This makes them good for still photography, but also for those who want to shoot low-light videos. The LED flash gives a softer and more even illumination which is perfect as a light source for those who want to video record.
  • Video FPS A frame rate refers to the number of individual frames or images that are displayed per second of film or TV display. The frame rates for TV and films are standardized by The Society of Motion Picture and Television Editors, also known as SMPTE.
    30fps
  • A frame rate refers to the number of individual frames or images that are displayed per second of film or TV display. The frame rates for TV and films are standardized by The Society of Motion Picture and Television Editors, also known as SMPTE.

Hardware and Software Details

  • Chip-Set The chip-set integrates different hardware components such as the CPU, GPU, memory, peripherals, interfaces, etc. As well as the software functioning.
    MediaTek 6580
  • The chip-set integrates different hardware components such as the CPU, GPU, memory, peripherals, interfaces, etc. As well as the software functioning.
  • Operating System Information about the operating system used by the device and its version.
    Android 8.1 Oreo
  • Information about the operating system used by the device and its version.
  • CPU CPU is the Central Processing Unit or the processor of the device. Information about the type and cores of the processor used in the device.
    1.3GHz Quad-Core
  • CPU is the Central Processing Unit or the processor of the device. Information about the type and cores of the processor used in the device.
  • Cores Information about the quantity of the cores used in the processor of the device.
    Cores:4
  • Information about the quantity of the cores used in the processor of the device.
  • Frequency The rate per second of a vibration constituting a wave, either in a material (as in sound waves), or in an electromagnetic field (as in radio waves and light).
    1300MHz
  • The rate per second of a vibration constituting a wave, either in a material (as in sound waves), or in an electromagnetic field (as in radio waves and light).
  • Process Tech Information about the process technology used in manufacturing the chip which is measured in nanometers.
    28nm
  • Information about the process technology used in manufacturing the chip which is measured in nanometers.
  • GPU GPU is Graphical Processing Unit. Information about GPU type, Cores and Frequency.
    Arm Mali 400 MP2
  • GPU is Graphical Processing Unit. Information about GPU type, Cores and Frequency.
  • GPU Cores Information about the quantity of the cores used in the GPU of the device.
    2
  • Information about the quantity of the cores used in the GPU of the device.
  • Artificial intelligence Wheather the device is featured with Artificial Intelligence
    No
  • Wheather the device is featured with Artificial Intelligence

Storage

  • RAM information about the RAM capacity, type, channels and its frequency.
    2GB
  • information about the RAM capacity, type, channels and its frequency.
  • Internal Memory Information about the capacity of the inbuilt storage of the device. Sometimes some of the devices have a different variation in the terms of internal storage.
    16GB
  • Information about the capacity of the inbuilt storage of the device. Sometimes some of the devices have a different variation in the terms of internal storage.
  • Card Slot Information about the expandable storage of the device
    Expandable Up to 64GB with MicroSD Card
  • Information about the expandable storage of the device
  • RAM Type Information about the type of the RAM used in the device.
    LPDDR2
  • Information about the type of the RAM used in the device.

Audio

  • 3.5mm Jack Information, whether the device is having a 3.5mm audio jack
    Yes
  • Information, whether the device is having a 3.5mm audio jack
  • Speakers Information about number of speakers and types of speaker used in the device.
    Yes
  • Information about number of speakers and types of speaker used in the device.
  • Simulated Surround

Audio File Format/Codecs

  • Audio File Format/Codecs An audio file format is a file format for storing digital audio data on a computer system. The bit layout of the audio data (excluding metadata) is called the audio coding format and can be uncompressed, or compressed to reduce the file size, often using lossy compression.
    AAC(Advanced Audio Coding), AMR / AMR-NB / GSM-AMR (Adaptive Multi rate, .amr, .3ga), eAAC+, aacPlus V2, HE-AAC V2, FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec, .flac), MIDI, MP3 (MPEG-2, Audio layer II, .MP3), OGG (.ogg, .ogv, .oga, .ogx, .spx, .opus), WMA (Windows Media Audio, .wma), WAV (Waveform Audio File Format, .wav, .wave)
  • An audio file format is a file format for storing digital audio data on a computer system. The bit layout of the audio data (excluding metadata) is called the audio coding format and can be uncompressed, or compressed to reduce the file size, often using lossy compression.

Video File Formates

  • Video File Formates Image result for define video file formatwww.motionelements.com A video file format is a type of file format for storing digital video data on a computer system. Video is almost always stored using lossy compression to reduce the file size.
    3GPP (3rd Generation Partnership Project, .3gp), AVI (Audio Video Interleaved, .avi), H.263, H.264 / MPEG-4 Part 10 / AVC video, H.265 / MPEG-H Part 2 / HEVC, MKV (Matroska Multimedia Container, .mkv .mk3d .mka .mks), MP4 (MPEG-4 Part 14, .mp4, .m4a, .m4p, .m4b, .m4r, .m4v), WebM, WMV (Windows Media Video, .wmv), Xvid
  • Image result for define video file formatwww.motionelements.com A video file format is a type of file format for storing digital video data on a computer system. Video is almost always stored using lossy compression to reduce the file size.

Bluetooth

  • Version The current version of Bluetooth available on the device, which allow you to connect all other Bluetooth enabled device.
    4.0
  • The current version of Bluetooth available on the device, which allow you to connect all other Bluetooth enabled device.
  • Bluetooth Features Bluetooth is the wireless communications technology for developers which allows devices to communicate with each other without the need for a central device like a router or access point.
    A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • Bluetooth is the wireless communications technology for developers which allows devices to communicate with each other without the need for a central device like a router or access point.

Connectivity

  • Headphone Jack
  • Connectivity Information about some of the most widely used connectivity technologies supported by the device.
    Computer Sync, OTA Sync, Tathering
  • Information about some of the most widely used connectivity technologies supported by the device.

Radio

  • Radio the transmission and reception of electromagnetic waves of radio frequency, especially those carrying sound messages.
    Yes
  • the transmission and reception of electromagnetic waves of radio frequency, especially those carrying sound messages.

USB

  • USB Connector Type Information about connector type, version, and features of the USB used in the device.
    Micro USB
  • Information about connector type, version, and features of the USB used in the device.
  • Version The current version of Bluetooth available on the device, which allow you to connect all other Bluetooth enabled device.
    2.0
  • The current version of Bluetooth available on the device, which allow you to connect all other Bluetooth enabled device.
  • Features Information about the features of the USB port, which can be used for charging, or mass storage or both.
    Charging, Mass Storage
  • Information about the features of the USB port, which can be used for charging, or mass storage or both.

Wi-FI

  • Wi-FI Information about frequency and capacity of the Wi-Fi signals.
    802.11 b/g/n
  • Information about frequency and capacity of the Wi-Fi signals.

Traking/Positioning

  • Traking/Positioning Information about positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.
    GPS, AGPS
  • Information about positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Sensors

  • Sensors Information about the type of the sensors used in the device.
    Ambient Light Sensor, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor
  • Information about the type of the sensors used in the device.

Browser

  • Browser Information about some features and standards supported by the browser of the devices.
    HTML, HTML5
  • Information about some features and standards supported by the browser of the devices.

Battery

  • Battery Capacity The capacity of the battery shows the maximum charge, which it can store, measured in mili-Ampere hours.
    3050mAh
  • The capacity of the battery shows the maximum charge, which it can store, measured in mili-Ampere hours.
  • Type The battery type is determined by its structure and more specifically by the chemical used in it. There are different battery types available, where some of the commonly used batteries are Li-Ion and Li-Polymer.
    Non-Removable Battery
  • The battery type is determined by its structure and more specifically by the chemical used in it. There are different battery types available, where some of the commonly used batteries are Li-Ion and Li-Polymer.
  • Talk Time Talk time is the officially quoted longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone.
    Up to 25 Hours
  • Talk time is the officially quoted longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone.
  • Stand-By Time Stand-by time is the officially quoted longest time that a single battery charge will last when the phone is constantly connected to the GSM network but is not in active use.
    Up to 200 Hours
  • Stand-by time is the officially quoted longest time that a single battery charge will last when the phone is constantly connected to the GSM network but is not in active use.
  • Charger A charger is the accessory you plug into your phone or laptop when the battery power is low. Information about the input and output voltage of the charger.
    5V / 1A
  • A charger is the accessory you plug into your phone or laptop when the battery power is low. Information about the input and output voltage of the charger.
  • Music Play Music playback time is the officially quoted longest time that a single battery charge will last when you use the phone as a music player only.
    Up to 8 Hours
  • Music playback time is the officially quoted longest time that a single battery charge will last when you use the phone as a music player only.
  • Video Playback Video playback time is the maximum time for which users can play videos on the device with a single battery charge.
    Up to 6 Hours
  • Video playback time is the maximum time for which users can play videos on the device with a single battery charge.
  • Browsing Time Browsing Time is the maximum time for which users can browse on the device with a single battery charge.
    Up to 4 Hours
  • Browsing Time is the maximum time for which users can browse on the device with a single battery charge.

Specific Absorption Rate

  • SAR US This SAR rating and shows the maximum and highest level of the exposure to electromagnetic radiation taken when the device is placed near to ear. The applicable limit for the US is 1.6 W/Kg per 1g of tissue. In the US the FCC tests and sets the SAR limits of the all mobile devices, which are controlled by the CTIA.
    N|A
  • This SAR rating and shows the maximum and highest level of the exposure to electromagnetic radiation taken when the device is placed near to ear. The applicable limit for the US is 1.6 W/Kg per 1g of tissue. In the US the FCC tests and sets the SAR limits of the all mobile devices, which are controlled by the CTIA.
  • SAR EU This SAR rating and shows the highest level of the exposure to electromagnetic radiation taken when the device is placed near to ear. The applicable limit for the EU is 2 W/Kg per 10g of tissue. The standards follow the ICNIRP Guidelines 1998 as well as the IEC standards and are determined by the CENELEC.
    N|A
  • This SAR rating and shows the highest level of the exposure to electromagnetic radiation taken when the device is placed near to ear. The applicable limit for the EU is 2 W/Kg per 10g of tissue. The standards follow the ICNIRP Guidelines 1998 as well as the IEC standards and are determined by the CENELEC.

SIM

  • Sim Card Type Information about the type and size of the SIM card used in the device.
    Nano SIM
  • Information about the type and size of the SIM card used in the device.
  • No Of Sim Information about the SIM card quantity that can use in the device.
    Dual SIM
  • Information about the SIM card quantity that can use in the device.

Releases & Availibility

  • Released & Available Information about the availability of the device in the market and its launch date.
    Available, Released June 2018
  • Information about the availability of the device in the market and its launch date.

Extra Features

  • Extra Features If the device have any extra features which is unique among all other phones.
    N|A
  • If the device have any extra features which is unique among all other phones.

Warranty Details

  • Warranty Type Information about the warranty type, whether company is going to replace the product or the seller will give you the warranty.
    Manufacturer Warranty
  • Information about the warranty type, whether company is going to replace the product or the seller will give you the warranty.
  • Warranty Duration A written guarantee that the product will not fail within a certain amount of time. If it does, the manufacturer will repair or replace it for free.
    1 Year
  • A written guarantee that the product will not fail within a certain amount of time. If it does, the manufacturer will repair or replace it for free.

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