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Infinix Note 5

Infinix Note 5

The Infinix Note 5 features a 12MP rear camera and a 16MP front facing camera.  This devices has 32GB in-built storage and it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo (Android One) out-of-the box.  This device is armed with Octa-Core 2.0 GHz MediaTek Helio P23 chipset  coupled with 3GB of RAM.  It is powered by a 4500mAh battery. Connectivity option provided by this smartphone include 4G, 3G, Bluetooth, microUSB, USB OTG and WIFI.  The Note 5 comes with a 6.0 inch display with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels.  This phone is an updage of last year’s Infinix Note 4

Infinix Note 5Specifications Summary

  • 3GB RAM
  • MediaTek Helio P23
  • 4500mAh battery
  • 32GB internal storage
  • 6.0 inch display
  • 12MP rear camera, 16MP selfie
  • Android v8.1 Oreo (Android One)
  • Dual SIM

Infinix Note 5 Price In Kenya

This smartphone is available in Kenya in online and offline stores.  Infinix Note 5 Price begins at KSh. 17,900. You can buy it online at the best price. Making your purchase online or in trusted offline shops also helps you to avoid buying a fake phone.

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Infinix Note 5 Pros & Cons

The Pros

  • Good front facing and rear cameras
  • Bigger display with minimum bezels
  • Fast fingerprint scanner on the back
  • Great design and build quality
  • Impressive battery life

The Cons

  • It’s a little on the heavier side weighing 173g

A Review Of The Specs Of The Infinix Note 5


Infinix Note 5 is the successor of one of the most popular Infinix phones in Kenya, the Note 4.  The Infinix Note series has achieved great success because of great battery life, solid build quality and impressive processing power.  The Note 5 is almost the same size as its predecessor but with the trendy 18:9 aspect ratio.

Display & Camera

The Note 5 is equipped with a 6.0 inch full HTD IPS TFT display that is much better than the display found in the Note 4.  It one of the best big screen phones below 20K that you can buy if you are into big display phones.  This smartphones sports a 12MP camera at the back with dual LED flash.  The selfie camera is 16MP. The cameras can record 1080p videos.  These camera are better than those of the Note 4.

Hardware & Software

In attempt to attract the core-crazy Kenyans, the Infinix Note 5 is equipped with MediaTek Helio P23 processor. This processor has 8 cores and it coupled with 3GB of RAM.  This processor is fairly powerful and power efficient.  The Infinix Note 5 has 32GB on board storage, just like many phones in its price range.  This smartphone has Android v8.1 Oreo (Android One) pre-installed.

 Battery & Connectivity

The Infinix Note 5 packs a 4500mAh no-removable battery.  This battery is slightly larger than that found in its predecessor.  This, plus power consumption optimization of the Android One allows the Note 4 phone to go for up to 3 days under moderate use on a single charge.  Connectivity options provide by the Note 5 include Wi-FI, Bluetooth, USB OTG and GPS. It is a dual SIM phone that supports 3G and 4G.

Infinix Note 5 Full Specs

Launched June, 2018
Supported Networks 2G, 3G, 4G
Dimensions 158 x 75 x 8.4mm
Weight 173g
Screen Size 6.0 inches
Screen Type IPS TFT
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels
Screen Protection -
Hardware & Operating System
OS Android 8.1 Oreo (Android One)
Chipset Mediatek
Processor Octa-core 2.0GHz
GPU ARM Mali G71 MP2 700MHz
Storage 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage
MicroSD Yes, up to 128 GB
Rear 12MP, Dual LED flash
Front 16MP
Alert & Sound
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
3.5mm jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes
Radio Yes
Sensors Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Gyroscope
Battery 4500mAh Li-Ion