At last, it comes to India via Infinix Note 5 which was launched month(s) ago in Nigeria. The new smartphone is an Android One device, which simply means that all the app can be updated through playstore be it internal or external app. The infinix Note 5 was launched on Thursday in India. Also, it comes with a full-HD+ Full View display and a 16-megapixel selfie camera, the Infinix Note 5 has a bunch of Google developments, including Google Assistant, Google Photos, and Google Lens. This time, the infinix offered artificial intelligence (AI) powered Auto Scene Detection and AI power management to attract customers.
As the case maybe, the note 5 us a dual-SIM, dual-VoLTE (Nano) smartphone and also runs Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box plus Android One. The smartphone features a 5.99-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) Full View display along with an 18:9 aspect ratio, 500 nits of brightness, and 85 percent screen-to-body ratio. Under the hood, there is a MediaTek Helio P23 SoC, coupled with ARM Mali G71 GPU as well as 3GB and 4GB RAM options.
Talking about the optical, the Note 5 sports a 12-megapixel sensor at the back that comes with a large, 1.25 micron pixel size and an f/2.0 aperture. The camera supports features such as low-light photography, AI-based auto scene detection, and AI portrait mode. The rear camera also includes an LED flash. On the front, there is a 16-megapixel selfie camera that has an f/2.0 aperture and a four-in-one pixel technology that is touted to convert four smaller pixels to make one big pixel. The selfie camera supports features such as low-light selfie, AI beauty mode, and AI bokeh selfie. The AI beauty mode is particularly designed to support 255 facial points. Furthermore, there is a softlight flash.
As the tradition stands, the note 5 is of two variants which is differs only by the storage memory. The variants include the 3GB RAM/ 32GB inbuilt storage and that of 4GB RAM/ 64GB internal storage. Below is the full specifications of infinix note 5 as well as it’s prices in India.
- Display: 5.99-inch
- Processor: 2GHz octa-core
- Front Camera: 16-megapixel
- Resolution: 1080×2160 pixels
- RAM: 3GB
- OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
- Storage: 32GB
- Rear Camera: 12-megapixel
- Battery Capacity: 4500mAh
INFINIX NOTE 5 FULL SPECIFICATIONS
Release date: August 2018
Form factor: Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm): 158.25 x 75.25 x 8.65
Weight (g): 175.00
Battery capacity (mAh): 4500
Fast charging: Proprietary
Colours: Ice Blue, Milan Black, Berlin Gray
Screen size (inches): 5.99
Resolution: 1080×2160 pixels
Aspect ratio: 18:9
Processor: 2GHz octa-core
Processor make: MediaTek Helio P23
Internal storage: 32GB
Expandable storage: Yes
Expandable storage type: microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB): 128
Rear camera: 12-megapixel (f/2.0)
Rear autofocus: Yes
Rear flash: LED
Front camera: 16-megapixel (f/2.0)
Front flash: Yes
Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
Bluetooth: Yes, v 4.20
Number of SIMs: 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards: Yes
SIM Type: Nano-SIM
4G/ LTE: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
All set and done, Infinix Note 5 being among the list of infinix devices to be eligibility for Android Pie (9.0) update is 90% seen as a positive thing as it comes with Android 8.1, alongside being android one device as well. Also, infinix are well known as company that do release at least one time upgraded version to its smartphones.
INFINIX NOTE 5 PRICE IN INDIA
The Infinix Note 5 price in India has been set at Rs. 9,999 (roughly N50,000) for the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage configuration, while the 4GB RAM variant that has 64GB of onboard storage comes with a price tag of Rs. 11,999 (approximately N60,000).