Infinix might be an underdog in the developed markets, compared to the likes of Samsung, Huawei and Xiaomi right now. However, this isn’t stopping the company from rolling out some great products. The Transsion Holdings brand has debuted the Infinix S5. This handset comes with a hole-punch display, a 32MP selfie camera, and more, all for a very affordable price tag.
The Infinix S5 has a 6.6-inch HD+ display with a 90.5% screen-to-body ratio and a 20:9 aspect ratio. The hole-punch is home to a 32MP selfie shooter. Underneath, the handset houses an octa-Core MediaTek Helio P22 12nm SoC with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of on-board expandable storage.
The rear camera has a 16MP + 5MP + 2MP + low-light VGA sensor where the 5MP sensor is an ultra-wide-angle lens with a 2.5cm macro option. The rear material is also glass with an underlying pattern which the company calls 3D Crystal Feather Glass Design. comes with dedicated dual SIM and microSD card slots and packs a 4000mAh battery and Android 9.0 software that is skinned with XOS 5.5.
Infinix S5 Specifications
- 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
- 4G bands: LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
- Announced: 2019, October
- Status: Coming soon. Exp. release 2019, October 21
- Dimensions: 164 x 76 x 7.9 mm (6.46 x 2.99 x 0.31 in)
- Weight: 178 g (6.28 oz)
- Colours: Quetzal Cyan, Violet
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Size: 6.6 inches, 105.2 cm2 (~84.4% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~266 ppi density)
- Android 9.0 (Pie)
- Chipset: Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Storage/RAM: 64GB 4GB RAM
- Memory Card slot: microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
- Main Camera: Triple
- 16 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF
- 5 MP, 14mm (ultrawide)
- 2 MP, depth sensor
- Features: Quad-LED flash, panorama, HDR
- Video: 1080p@30fps
- Selfie Camera: Single – 32 MP
- Video: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio 3.5mm jack: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
- Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS
- USB: microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
- Battery Type & Capacity: Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery
Infinix S5 Price and Availability
The Infinix S5 comes in Quetzal Cyan and Violet colour. It’s priced at INR8,999 ($125/€115) and you will be able to buy one in India starting October 21 through Flipkart.
We hope to see it in Nigeria very soon.
Infinix S5 Review Rating
We are yet to review the Infinix S5 and so do not have a review rating for it yet. This section will be updated with our review rating and a link to the review page, as soon as we have a review ready.
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