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Lenovo S5 specs and price

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    The Lenovo S5 is the company’s foray into the midrange smartphone market in 2018.

    The Lenovo S5 happens has a decent spec sheet too which we will be taking a look at.

    Lenovo S5 Quick Specs and Feature

    • 5.7-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 2160 X 1080 pixels (424 ppi)
    • Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 CPU with 3GB/4GB RAM
    • 32GB/64GB/128GB built-in storage, up to 256GB with a memory card
    • Dual 13MP + 13MP rear camera and a 16MP front camera
    • 4G LTE
    • Fingerprint sensor (rear)
    • 3, 000mAh non-removable Li-Po battery

    Design and Display

    There is the 18:9 aspect ratio, bezel-less display amongst other things. It also appears compact with much of the front space fitted with the display. Besides the smartphone as it dual camera arranged horizontally at the top left corner with the fingerprint toward the centre

    Viewing on the display is quite impressive for a mid-range smartphone with high resolution and a not too large size. Taking on a 2160 X 1080 pixels display stretched out on a 5.7-inch screen your viewing will be nothing short of pleasant. Also, you’ve got a 2.5D curved glass with a pixel density of 424 PPI.

    Battery and Camera

    Lenovo S5’s  3, 000mAh non-removable Li-Po battery may likely not go for a day of intensive use. That aside, the smartphone charges through a USB Type-C port along with support for quick charge technology. The smartphone has a dual rear camera made up of a 13MP RGB camera and another 13MP monochrome camera, you also have a 16MP front camera for selfies.

    Hardware and Software

    There is an Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 SoC with cores clocking at 2.0GHz max. This goes alongside an Adreno 506 GPU with a frequency of 650MHz. Also, there are three models available at the moment. One has a 4GB RAM and a 128GB internal storage space while another has the same RAM but with a 64GB storage space. The last one has a 3GB RAM and 32GB of built-in storage space, however, all the smartphone models storage can be expanded up to 256GB. On a final note, it runs Android 8.1 Oreo with ZUI skin from Lenovo on top.

    Pricing and Availability

    The smartphone ranges from N57, 000 to N86,000.

    Lenovo S5 Specs

    General Features

    • Platform: Android 8.1 Oreo (ZUI 3.7)
    • Processor: Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625
    • GPU: Adreno 506
    • Memory: 3GB/4GB
    • Colours: Midnight Black, Flame Red
    • Dimension: 154 x 73.5 x 7.8 mm
    • Weight: 155g
    • SIM Type: Nano sim
    • SIM Count: Dual sim


    • Display: 5.7-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 2160 X 1080 pixels (424 ppi)
    • Screen Protection: –


    • Rear Camera: Dual 13MP + 13MP camera, 2160p & 1080p Video@30fps
    • Rear Camera Features: Phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
    • Front Camera: 16MP camera, 1080p Video@30fps


    • Built-in Storage: 32GB/64GB/128GB
    • Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 256GB
    • Bundled Cloud Storage: –

    Network Support

    • 2G GSM: Yes
    • 2G CDMA 1X: –
    • 3G WCDMA: Yes
    • 3G CDMA EVDO: –
    • 4G LTE: LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)

    Internet & Connectivity

    • GPRS: Yes
    • EDGE: Yes
    • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
    • HSPA+: Yes, 42.2/5.76Mbps
    • CDMA EVDO: –
    • 4G LTE: Yes, LTE-A (2CA) Cat 7 300/100Mbps
    • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct
    • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
    • Bluetooth: Yes, v4.2 with A2DP, LE
    • NFC: –
    • Infrared Blaster: –
    • USB Port: USB Type-C 2.0


    • SMS/MMS: Yes
    • Instant Messaging: Yes
    • Push Emails: Yes
    • Email Protocol: –


    • Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
    • Video Player: MP4/H.264 player
    • FM Radio: Yes
    • Loudspeaker: Yes
    • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


    • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
    • Maps: Yes

    Sensors & Control

    • Digital Compass: Yes
    • Accelerometer: Yes
    • Proximity Sensor: Yes
    • Light Sensor: Yes
    • Barometer: –
    • SpO2: –
    • Pedometer: –
    • Heart Rate Monitor: –
    • Gyroscope: Yes
    • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (rear)
    • Iris Scanner: –
    • Face Unlock: –
    • Intelligent Digital Assistant: –
    • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
    • Voice Control: –

    Other Features

    • Video Streaming: Yes
    • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
    • Wireless Charging: –
    • Built-in Mobile Payment: –
    • Water Resistant: –
    • Dust Resistant: –
    • Image Editor: Yes
    • Video Editor: Yes
    • Document Viewer: Yes
    • Document Editor: Yes


    • Battery: 3, 000mAh non-removable Li-Po battery
    • Talktime: –
    • Standby Time: –
    • Fast Charging: Yes


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