Infinix S5 – Infinix as a phone brand has always embraced technological advancements in a bid to bring a wonderful smart phone experience to their customers and with the Infinix S5 the phone brand proved that they are still on top of their game.
The lovely phone comes with a lot of amazing features that you will definitely fall in love with. This awesome phone shows a lot of improvements from the Infinix S4 in a lot of areas which includes design, display, camera quality etc.
If you are interested in the much talked about Infinix S5, you will want to know about the features, specifications as well as the price.
The Infinix S5 is very much available in Nigeria and is sold at about 53,000 NGN for the 64GB model and 62,500 NGN for the 128GB model.
Design and Display
At a first glance you might mistake the Infinix S5 for a phone from another brand. This is to show you that the Infinix S5 is so unique from other Infinix phones in the market.
You might wonder why there is such a major change in design and display from the Infinix brand. It is just as we pointed out earlier, the brand always tries to stay abreast of trends, incorporating it into their designs in a bid to make sure that their growing customer base is satisfied with their lineup of products.
When it comes to design, the Infinix S5 brings a new appealing design to the table. It sports a plastic build at the rear and also on the frame.
Located at the back of the phone is a camera module, a camera flash, and a fingerprint sensor. You will also find the well-known Infinix branding.
At the front of the phone, you’ll find the much talked about 6.6-inch hole-punch IPS LCD display that has a screen resolution of 720 x 1600 as well as a screen density of 266 PPI.
For those who are not big fans of bezels, the good news is that the top bezel has been reduced to the barest minimum. Nevertheless, you will still notice the bezel below the display.
Now let us look at the camera quality of the Infinix S5. Taking the price of this device into consideration, you will no doubt be very impressed at the camera quality.
The Infinix S5 is fitted with a quad-camera system at the back which comprises of 16MP primary camera with an aperture of F/1.8, a 5MP ultra-wide camera, a 2MP depth sensor, as well as a QVGA macro lens.
With this kind of camera set up, you can take photos in HDR, Panorama mode, shoot 1080p videos with frame rates maxed at 30fps etc.
At the front of the phone, you’ll find a 32MP selfies camera which selfie lovers will absolutely adore. However, there is no selfie flash so when you are taking selfies in a dark or low lightning, you will have to make do with the extreme screen brightness.
S5 Hardware and Software
The hardware of the Infinix S5 is okay and will serve you well. It is fitted with an Octa-core Mediatek MT6761 Helio P22 processor clocked at 2.0 GHz. With regards to battery, the beautiful phone provides you with a 4GB/6GB RAM as well as a 64GB/128GB of internal storage.
That is not all as you can expand this up to 256GB with the help of a Micro-SD card. The phone sports a fingerprint sensor at the rear of the phone.
It also features a non-removable 4000mAh Li-Po battery but does not support the popular fast charge.
When it comes to software, the Infinix S5 functions with Infinix’s XOS 5.0 on top of the Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system.
In terms of connectivity, the Infinix S5 comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack, a Micro-USB port (USB 2.0), dual-band Wi-Fi as well as Bluetooth 5.0. It also supports 4G connectivity.