Transsions Holdings, the owners of infinix mobility has yet again released a new smartphone in it’s Note series. The Infinix Note 5 was launched in 2018 as part of the Note Series. This new smartphone comes with a large screen size and a beautiful glass finish both at the back and front.
There are other good features the smartphone comes with and part of these are the new 18:9 aspect ratio and the Android One from Google. Though the device is a dual SIM LTE enabled device, the note 5 smartphone comes with major upgrades in many areas of the phone.
First of the improvements is that, the smartphone has a considerably smaller amount of bezels at the top and bottom part of the display, the Fingerprint scanner has also been moved to the back of the smartphone, glass design, large screen size with crisp display and also Android One to power the device from Google. The infinix Note 5 smartphone also has amazing cameras both at the rear and the selfie cameras for taking good quality pictures and videos.
Infinix Note 5 Price in Nigeria
Infinix Note 5 Price in Nigeria starts at about 42,000 Naira for the 3GB RAM variant while the 4GB RAM model may cost about 68,000 Naira. Prices of the smartphone may vary due to location and available phone deals at the time of purchase. The smartphone can be purchased at leading online and offline phone stores in Nigeria.
Infinix Note 5 Key Features
- 0-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 2160 x 1080 pixels
- Android 8.1 Ore (Android One)
- Octa-core MediaTek Hello P23 CPU with 3GB/4GB RAM
- GPU: Mali-G71
- 32GB/64GB built-in storage space, up to 256GB with a memory card
- 12MP rear Camera and a 16MP front Camera
- Fingerprint Scanner (rear)
- 4G LTE
- 4,500mAh non removable Li-Ion battery
- Colours: Milan Black, Berlin Grey and Ice Blue
- Other features: FM radio, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
Infinix Note 5 Reviews
Design and Display
The infinix note 5 smartphone is designed with a glass finish which gives it a premium look and a slim frame that makes it feel appealing when held on the palm. It also comes with a 18:9 aspect ratio and a 78.4% screen to body ratio that makes the smartphone look more elegant.
The screen size of the infinix note 5 is very large and it goes up to 6-inch with a 2160 x 1080 pixels resolution. The smartphone is quite bright too up to 500 nits which means the visibility in the sun should be no problem for the user.
The smartphone runs on the latest Android 8.1 Oreo with the Android One program from Google that brings the latest AI powered technologies and security protections to the new device. The device is designed and available in amazing colors of; Milan Black, Berlin Grey and Ice Blue
The Infinix Note 5 battery comes with quite enough capacity for the smartphone to function very well. The smartphone has a battery capacity of 4500mAh non-removable. This high powered battery could last you up to 3 days on a single charge and it can be used to enjoy unlimited entertainment, play games, watch movies and even surf the web for as long as you want without fear of it draining fast.
For the infinix note 5 camera, the back camera comes with a 12MP with its large f/2.0 aperture lens, while the dual LED flashlight lets you take gorgeous pictures even when in low light or dark environments. The front camera comes with a 16MP lens which helps to capture amazing and enhanced selfies.
The front camera also features the AI Bokeh effects. The Auto Scene Recognition optimizes the object’s quality by recognizing and placing the object in focus. The front camera can also be used to do video calls.
Performance and Connectivity
The whole performance of the infinix note 5 smartphone is powered by an Octa-core MediaTek Hello P23 chipset with a max clock speed of up to 2.0GHz. This chipset is very powerful and prevents the device from clogging or malfunctioning when in use.
The Quad-core processor also enables you to download fast, helps the switching from one app to another without trouble, playing of games, launching apps more seamlessly without experiencing any delay or slow down in the performance of the smartphone.
Also the smartphone features the Mali-G71 MP2 which is in charge of graphics such as gaming, installing of various applications on the device. For the internal storage memory of the device, it comes with two variants of the 3GB RAM paired with 32GB storage space option and a more premium variant of 4GB RAM paired with 64GB of built-in storage space.
Although, the storage space can still be expanded for heavy phone users who like to store many movies and files on the phone. The smartphone supports a memory card slot and this can be used for the expansion of the memory space up to 256GB. The infinix note 5 device also runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo from Google.
The smartphone supports the 4G network options for fast browsing and downloads and also the 2G and 3G networks. It also supports the dual micro SIM capability too which is placed at the side of the smartphone. Other features of the smartphone includes: FM radio, Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, WiFi for a wireless connection, Bluetooth and Micro USB.
Infinix Note 5 Specifications
Here are a few specs of the Infinix Note 5:
- Platform: Android 8.1 Ore (Android One)
- Processor: Octa-core MediaTek Helio P23
- GPU: Mali-G71
- Memory: 3GB RAM
- Colours: Milan Black, Berlin Gray and Ice Blue
- Dimension: –
- Weight: –
- SIM Type: Nano SIM
- SIM Count: Dual SIM
- Display: 6.0inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 2160 x 1080 pixels
- Screen Protection: –
- Rear Camera: 12MP camera, 2160p Video@30fps
- Rear Camera Features: Autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama
- Front Camera: 16MP camera, 1080p Video@30fps
- Built-in Storage: 32GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 256GB
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port:MicroUSB 2.0
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (right-side)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: –
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: –
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: –
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: –
- Dust Resistant: –
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4, 50mAh non removable Li-Ion battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes