Infinix zero 5 was one of the first Infinix phone that pioneered the Infinix the optical zoom and the dual camera technology advancement. It sprouted in the market as a replacement, coming after the Infinix zero 4 flagship. Well lot of expectation are felt and realized in the unveiling of the new Infinix zero 5. Expectations without predictability was seen among customers and bloggers. The untold expectations were in terms of the new design and features to come.
It was launched in Dubai and ushered into the Android Market with style. Infinix Zero 5 feature a fine body design with an attractive and catchy design both from the back and front. Unlike the other 18:9 aspect ratio phones, Infinix Zero 5 features not the same screen size. It come in a totally new designs with efficiency in handling. Well the new design makes handling easier and finer compared to the other 18:9 ratio phones.
Some of the features by Infinix zero 5 at a glance are:
- An android 7.0 Nougat with XOS v3.0 operating system
- A Dual Micro SIM Type
- A 4G LTE Network
- A screen size of 5.98 inches FHD IPS Touchscreen
- An octa-core processor 2.60 GHz Cortex, Mediatek Chipset
- A Random access memory of 6GB
- An internal storage of 64 or 128 GB
- An external storage support of up to 2 Terabytes (Micro SD)
- Back camera (dual camera) 12 MP and 13 MP with LED flash.
- A 16 MP front camera with LED Flash
- A battery worth 4350 mAh that is non removable.
Estimated as 6.0-inch screen size, yet exactly 5.98 inches, is the 2.5D curve screen which complements the attractive design brought by Infinix zero 5. It displays your text and images with a crisp clear definition. It lets us enjoy a crispiness of realness in images by a 1080 by 1920-pixel screen powered by a 368 dots per inch.
Making the device even faster and more efficient is the new and powerful octa-core processor which runs at a speed of 2.6 GHz. Nevertheless, the fineness of the processor is engineered by a real time speed processing supported by Mediatek Helio P25, which makes the device even faster thereby boosting the speedy boast.
- A high speed RAM, the serves the high speed processors, is a notch higher for the Infinix Zero 5 performance. It features 6 Giga Bytes of Random Access Memory. RAM simply shows the ability of the phone to run a couple of tasks at the same time. In my view 6GB is a good work phone with few or no freezing cases.
- Infinix zero 5 operates under an Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. It come already installed in the phone. The Android 7.0 Nougat is supported by an XOS v3.0 skin. The operating system gives the phone an interface worth of praise and recognition. It totally takes the user interface to another level. The fact that zero 5 is under flagship, makes the OS upgradable to an Android 8.0 Oreo.
- Security never left out, Infinix zero 5 has a fingerprint scanner at the back of the phone, just below the cameras. The fingerprint scanner location is situated in a very convenient location where almost any finger would easily access without tussle. Apart from convenience, the scanner acts as an added security to your data and privacy.
- Storage should be no issue in Infinix zero 5. The high definition photos, videos, large file and applications, all have a shelter and safe place to be kept. It comes with a variation in storage. 64 GB being the lesser and 128 GB being the larger storage capacity. Not to mention the 2 TB Micro SD expansion ability. Space is undisputable.
- A fine elegance in the photos by Infinix zero 5 are captured by a dual camera technology and a 16 MP front camera both coming with a LED flash. The dual back camera features a refined 12 and 13 Mega Pixels which delivers regardless of the darkness at night or in a dark room. With a 10 times zooming ability, zero 5 optically zooms objects and gets you that fine shot that you look for.
- The 16 MP front camera moreover, with a LED, gives the elegance of a selfie moment in an eye catchy photo. Powered by pre-installed features, for instance face detection, auto-focus, beautifier, phase detection among other features, you would not miss on quality selfies with Infinix zero 5.
- Capture every emotion, moment and realness of your likes in a high definition video, boasting 1080p2@30fps. The videos apparently take quite some space but who would dispute a possible storage of more than 2TB in a mobile device. All is taken into consideration in the phone design both software and hardware.
- Never leaving out the communicability of the device, it has a dual micro SIM ability with a 4G network. The two SIM cards support both 2G, EDGE and 3G networks with up to 85.6kbps, 236.8kbps and 42.2mbps and 11.5 mbps download and upload links respectively. Bluetooth and Wi-Fi functionality are as well unquestionable.
- Durability may have doubts, considering the real time features. Well, the Infinix zero 5 battery is handsomely designed to fit the powerfulness of the phone and its performance. It has a 4350 mAh battery with a quick charging functionality. Comparing Infinix zero 4 and zero 5 battery, there is a distinct range in the capacities. Infinix zero 4 is 1150 lesser in capacity. This shows that Infinix zero 5 lasts longer than the Infinix zero 4 because of the difference in battery capacity.
- A metallic unibody finishing give the phone an astounding design which at some point tends to have a resemblance to other phones such as Huawei thus not really unique. Coming in 3 different variations in color, Infinix zero 5 showcases a gold, apple red and matte black colors.
- Other interesting features of Infinix zero 5 are the presence of an accelerometer, compass, proximity, light sensor among others. A light sensor enables the device to effectively control the brightness in varying amounts of light both indoors and outdoors. The browser uses HTML 5. It also come with preinstalled applications like photo and video editor and document viewer.
Price and Availability
Infinix zero 5 is sold both in Kenya, Uganda and India. At around 122000 – 135000 naira which approximates to 310 USD, is the price of the phone in Nigeria. In Kenya a similar phone is sold at KES. 10999 and varies again in India at around Rs 20000.
Infinix zero 5 will be sold both online and offline in a number of countries in the world. The countries include Ghana, Pakistan, India, Kenya Nigeria among other African and Asian countries. Ideally there is no glimpse of information that we would sooner have a peep at Infinix zero 5 plus.
When purchasing the phone online, both Nigerians and Kenyans can access the phone on Jumia.
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Despite the detailed specs review for Infinix zero 5, you may want to offer of acquire a different model which resembles or is closer to Infinix zero 5. Well we recommend Tecno Phantom 8 would be the best alternative to fit zero 5.