The Design and Display
The design, build and display of the Infinix S5 lite is no different from that of the standard Infinix S5. both smartphones look exactly the same and feel the same. It is impossible to tell which smartphone is which, by just observation of the outward appearance, as they both have the same dimension and weight.
The Infinix Hot S5 Lite features a polycarbonate / plastic build. The Infinix S5 and the Infinix S4 were also built with a polycarbonate material.
On the rear of the smatphone, you will find a triple camera system, as opposed to the quad-camera system on the S5. There is also a fingerprint sensor and the Infinix logo below, which indicates that it’s an Infinix smartphone.
Upfront on the android phone, there is a 6.6 inch IPS display with a hole-punch camera. This display has a screen resolution of 720 x 1600, a screen density of 266 PPI, a 20:9 aspect ratio and a screen to body ratio of 90.5%.
Infinix S5 Lite comes in the same colors as the S5. The Quetzal Cyan, Violet, Nebula Black.
The cameras on the Infinix S5 Lite may not be the same as what we have on the S5, but if you consider the price of the smartphone, you get to discover that its a very good value for the price.
Unlike the Infinix S5 which had a quad-camera system, the Infinx S5 Lite features a triple camera system. This triple camera system is home to a 16MP primary camera with an aperture of f/1.8, a 5MP ultra-wide-angle camera and a 2MP depth sensor.
This rear camera setup lets you take photos in HDR, Panorama mode, shoot 1080p videos with frame rates maxed at 30fps and do lots more.
Upfront there is a 16MP front-facing camera as opposed to the 32MP front-facing camera on the smartphone. This camera is a hole-punch camera that leaves in the display of this smartphone.
Hardware and Software
Hardware and software of the Infinix S5 Lite are pretty much the same as what is available on the S5. We have specs that almost hit the midrange mark. Surfing the internet, playing low-end to mid-range games will be crushed with these specs.
The Infinix S5 Lite features a 12nm Octa-core Mediatek MT6761 Helio P22 processor. This processor has a clock speed of 2.0 GHz. It is the exact processor we had on the Infinix Hot S5 and the Infinix S4.
Other major hardware specs on the smartphone include a 4GB or 3GB RAM, 64GB or 32GB of internal storage, with an option for Micro-SD expansion up to 256GB. There is also a non-removable 4000mAh Li-Po battery on this device.
For software, the Infinix S5 Lite runs the XOS 5.5 user interface on top of the Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system. As at the time this article was written, there was no word on possible Android OS updates.
The Infinx S5 Lite features a 3.5mm headphone jack, a Micro-USB port (USB 2.0), dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5.0.
It has support for 4G connectivity. Please note that 4G LTE bands supported in this device include.