The Infinix S5 Pro is Infinix’s foray in manufacturing a smartphone with a pop-up selfie camera. It is also an improvement of the Infinix S5. It features an improved design, processor and lots more. In this article, we explore the Infinix S5 Pro specs and price.
Infinix S5 Pro Key Specs and Features
- 6.53-inch IPS Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels (395 ppi)
- Android 10
- Octa-core Mediatek Helio P35 Processor
- 4GB RAM
- 64GB Built-in Storage, with Micro-SD Support
- 48MP + 2MP+ QVGA Triple Rear Camera
- 16MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE
- Fingerprint Sensor (Rear)
- 4000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
The Design and Display
Copying smartphone design is something that has become a norm amongst Android smartphone brands. However, having smartphone brands manufactured by the same parent company makes smartphone sequels a bit more rampant.
Comparing the design of the Tecno Camon 15 pro to that of the Infinix S5 pro, you get to find that both smartphones are actually similar in terms of design and form factor. It’s easy to say the Infinix S5 pro was designed to match the Tecno Camon 15 Pro.
It’s the same pop-up camera story, facilitating lesser bezels around its display. Speaking on display, you get a 6.53-inch display, with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 and a screen density of 395 PPI.
Behind you have an array of three cameras, a camera flash, a capacitive fingerprint sensor, the Infinix branding which indicates its an Infinix smartphone and also the S branding indicating its a smartphone from the Infinix ‘S’ series.
Build quality is pretty much low-budget. Infinix is playing safe around premium smartphone build materials. You get plastic on the frame and rear, with glass upfront, which is facilitated by the presence of its display.
The color variants of the Infinix S5 Pro are quite limited. It comes in two colors, which may end up being a dilemma for you if you don’t like them. However, color variants available are Violet and forest green.
Despite having a reduction in the number of cameras. The Infinix S5 Pro is no slouch. It improves on the capacity of the camera sensors we saw on the Infinix S5. The Infinix S5 Pro went big on camera sensors.
Its rear camera setup is home to a 48MP primary camera with an aperture of f/1.8, a 2MP depth camera and a QVGA low light sensor.
With this rear camera setup, you can take photos in HDR, panorama and also shoot 1080p videos with frame rates capped at 30fps.
For selfies, the Infinix S5 Pro features a 16MP selfie camera, with an aperture of f/2.0. This camera is also capable of shooting photos in HDR and also shoot 1080p videos at 30fps.
Hardware and Software
performance-wise, the Infinix S5 Pro falls in the same category as the Tecno Camon 15 pro. You have got hardware specs that fall in the lower midrange category.
Inside the Infinix S5 Pro is an Octa-core Helio P35, a PowerVR GE8320, a 4GB RAM, 64GB of internal storage with an option for storage expansion via Micro-SD and a Non-Removable 4000mAh battery.
On the software side, you have got Infinix’s user interface running on the Android 10 operating system, making the Infinix S5 Pro one of the first Infinix smartphones to run the Android 10 operating system.
The Infinx S5 Pro features a 3.5mm headphone jack, a Micro-USB port (USB 2.0) and Bluetooth 5.0.
It has support for 4G connectivity. This means downloads and streams will be subjected to 4G speeds.
Infinix S5 Pro Price and Availability
The price of the Infinix S5 Pro is around $135, which is around 49,477 Naira, 13,856 Kenyan shillings, and 743 Ghana Cedi.
The Infinix S5 Pro was announced on March 6, 2020, and will available for purchase later in March.
Infinix S5 Pro Specs
Here are a few specs of the Infinix S5 Pro:
- Platform: Android 10
- Processor: Octa-core 4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 (Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35)
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Memory: 4GB RAM
- Colours: Violet, Forest Green
- Dimension: 162.5 x 76.9 x 9 mm
- Weight: 194 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual SIM
- Display: 6.53-inch, IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels (395 ppi)
- Screen Protection: –
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48MP (wide) f/1.8 + 2MP (Depth) + QVGA Low Light Camera Sensor
- Rear Camera Features: panorama, HDR, 1080 @ 30fps
- Front Camera: 16MP, f/2.0, 1080p@30fps
- Built-in Storage: 64GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: 850 / 900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: Yes, Micro-USB (USB 2.0)
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes ( Rear Mounted)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: Yes
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –