Infinix Hot 5 (also known as Infinix X559) is another mid-range smartphone from the Hong-Kong phone maker – Infinix Mobility. The phone came with a smaller variant known as Infinix Hot 5 Lite.
The two Hot 5 devices have very similar specs with just two differences; RAM capacity and availability of fingerprint scanner.
With the release of Infinix Hot 5 and Hot 5 Lite, Infinix is obviously turning more attention to the low-end market, the Hot 5 was meant to succeed the Infinix Hot 4 and have more improved specifications.
But the only major improvement in the new Infinix Hot 5 is the upgraded Android version.
Infinix Hot 5 smartphone was released in August 2017. The touchscreen smartphone is a dual SIM phone with a plastic design measuring 154.8 x 77.7 x 8.35 mm and weighs 168 grams.
What looks likely to give it an extra boost is the provision of 2 GB of RAM. Infinix Hot 5 boots version 2.2 of its maker’s XOS software, which runs on Android 7.0 Nougat.
The Infinix Hot 5 is available in various colors which are Fine Gold, San-stone Black, White, Lemon and Red while there is only one available model of the Infinix Hot 5 which is the 16GB model.
Infinix Hot 5 Key Specs
|Resolution||1280 x 720 pixel|
|microSD Storage||Up to 32GB|
Price: How much does Infinix Hot 5 cost?
You can get the Infinix Hot 5 in the US for $92 while the price on Canada starts at $118 depending on online retailer you choose from below.
In Australia, the price starts at $120 but the price of Infinix Hot 5 in UK is £177 while the EU countries can buy Infinix Hot 5 for €78.
In Africa, you can buy the Infinix Hot 5 in Nigeria for ₦33,500 and Kenya for KSh 9,550 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of Infinix Hot 5 is RS 5,950.
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The back is made of a plastic with 3D texture. If you expected a metal body, you can’t complain much because of the price range. You’re at liberty to choose from the various colors available. They all look beautiful with good aesthetics.
Showing off a cool looking body, the Infinix Hot 5 cannot be said to disappoint in terms of looks at this price. It is neither too bulky nor too thick for a device in this range. You will be able to get it in a variety of colours, including gold.
Infinix Hot 5 HD capacitative, multi-touch touchscreen display size at 5.5 inches with screen resolution at 1280 x 720 pixel and screen density, PPI at 264 pixel per inch.
At of the back of the Hot 5 sits an 8 megapixels camera with single LED flash, the front camera uses 5 megapixels camera and also has a LED flash positioned to help maximize image quality in dark conditions.
Infinix Hot 5 runs on Android Nougat operating system with performance backed by 1GB RAM and Quad – Core processing unit clocking at speeds of 1.3GHz .
The Internal storage size of the Infinix Hot 5 phone is available at 16GB with expandable memory via microSD card up to 32GB. What looks likely to give it an extra boost is the provision of 2 GB of RAM. Infinix Hot 5 boots version 2.2 of its maker’s XOS software, which runs on Android 7.0 Nougat.
Infinix Hot 5 has both a rear or primary camera and a front or secondary camera. Infinix Hot 5 comes with 8-megapixel for the rear or primary camera and 5 -megapixel front or secondary camera for additional camera support.
Battery Capacity and Sensors
Infinix Hot 5 packs a Non-Removable Lithium-Ion 4000mAh to power all the above features and more like the connectivity options which includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and sensors like Accelerometer, proximity, Compass, Light sensor.
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Infinix Hot 5 Full Specifications
|Device Name||Infinix Hot 5|
|Released Date||August 2017|
|Dimensions and Size||154.8 x 77.7 x 8.35 mm|
|Weight (in grams)||168gram|
|Colors||Fine Gold, San-stone Black, White, Lemon and Red colors|
|Number of SIM||Two|
|SIM||Dual SIM support|
|Type||Non removable Li-Ion|
|Screen Type||HD capacitative, multi-touch touchscreen|
|Screen Size (inches)||5.5 inches|
|Resolution||1280 x 720 pixel|
|Pixels Per Inch (PPI)||264 ppi pixel density|
|Colors||16 million colors|
|Operating System||Android 7.0 Nougat (with XOS)|
|Processor Type or Chipset||MediaTek MT6580|
|Processor||Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU|
|Expandable Storage Type||microSD|
|Maximum Expandable Storage||Up to 32GB|
|Front or Secondary||8 – Megapixel|
|Rear or Primary||5 – Megapixel|
|Features||autofocus with more focus capability, Geo-tagging, face detection, HDR, phase detection, panorama camera with dual LED flash,Dual front camera, with soft LED flash.|
|Wifi or Wi-Fi||Yes|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||Yes. Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GPS|
|USB||5pin micro-USB 2.0 (supports OTG)|
|Network Technology||GSM / HSDPA|
|Compass or Magnetometer||Yes|
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