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Still one of the latest release in the Note series for Infinix Mobility company, Infinix Note 5 is one hell of a device to reckon with. After being released last year at the Armani Hotel in Burj Khalif, Dubai, the Note 5 has gone a long way by making waves throughout the whole phone market.
Where to buy Infinix Note 5
Infinix Note 5 Specs and Key Features
- 6.0-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 2160 x 1080 pixels
- Android One
- Octa-core MediaTek Hello P23 CPU with 3GB/4GB RAM
- 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
Design and Display
The Note 5 has a glass finish that goes well with the body dimension and weight of about 173g. Like other mid-range smartphones, the owners of this phone were keen to point out the aesthetics on it. For the display, there is a perfectly-placed 6.0-inch LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen covering as much as 78.4% screen-to-body ratio.
This large screen display makes the device look elegant and more so, the 18:9 aspect ratio, the thin bezels and the crisp colour display makes the Note 5 look more glorious.
Camera and Battery
Many a times, we have seen some Infinix devices lag behind in the photography section but on the Note 5, things got interesting. Infinix Mobility promised AI improved pictures with the help of a 12MP primary sensor and a 16MP selfie sensor placed at the front . The 16MP selfie camera has the ability to take selfies in low light areas with the help of an LED flash at the side.
Power is power! The Infinix Note 5 does not in any way disappoint the public in terms of power. If you are that person living in an area where electricity can be scarce, you should take a look at the Note 5’s 4500mAh battery that comes with fast charging support to get the mammoth-sized battery filled in no time.
Hardware and Software
Under the whole gleam and glamour is a Mediatek MT6763 Helio P23 (16 nm) chipset accompanied by an Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU and a Mali-G71 MP2 GPU for graphical support. The rest of the bulk of the Infinix Note 5 includes 3GB RAM paired with 32GB storage space option, whereas, a more premium variant provides you with 4GB RAM as well as 64GB of storage space built-in. The duo support expansion up to 256GB using a memory card and a bloatware-free Android 8.1 Oreo thanks to the Android One initiative.
Pricing and Availability
The price of Infinix Note 5 in Nigeria starts from N54,000 for the 3GB RAM while for the 4GB RAM, the price starts from N60,000.
Infinix Note 5 specs
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Status||Available. Released 2018|
|BODY||Dimensions||158 x 75 x 8.4 mm (6.22 x 2.95 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||173 g (6.10 oz)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.0 inches, 92.9 cm2 (~78.4% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~402 ppi density)|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo); Android One|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6763 Helio P23 (16 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||64 GB, 4 GB RAM or 32 GB, 3 GB RAM|
|MAIN CAMERA||Single||12 MP, f/2.0, 1/2.8″, 1.25µm, PDAF|
|Features||Dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama, HDR|
|SELFIE CAMERA||Single||16 MP, f/2.0, 1.0µm|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh battery|
|Charging||Fast battery charging 10W|
|MISC||Colors||Berlin Gray, Ice Blue, Milan Black|