Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One & Google Lens and AI Technology

Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One in the Note series that fans are eagerly waiting for. Well, the infinix Note 5 is out and here is the  specs, features and the price.
Infinix Note 5 has been announced by Infinix Mobility on 24th of June, 2018 and now it will be available online for pre-order. You can eaisly buy it from GoTo,

Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One


  • Android One
  • 6″ FHD+ Infinity display
  • 16MP low light selfie
  • 1.25um large pixel 12MP camera
  • 3-day battery with Fast Charging
  • Elegant Up-market design
  • Dual 4G
  • Wide Angle Selfie
  • Voice Match Phone Lock ( Google Assistant )
  • No bloatware
  • Guaranteed OTA update for at least 2 years
  • Massive 4500mAh 3-day battery


  • Android One
  • No HDR on front camera
  • Face Unlock is absent
  • Audio jack at the bottom






Infinix Note 5 was launched in Dubai after much awareness by the company. The smartphone has been rated the best Infinix phone compared to its predecessors. It’s an overhaul of the Note 4 that was launched a year ago. Note 5 packs some amazing features like the Android One and FHD+ infinity display. These and other awesome features will make you fall in love with the device already.

Infinix Note 5 is an Android One device and comes with Andriod One And Google AI Technology.  Infinix Note 5 has a display size of 6.0 inches with Full HD+ resolution of 2160 pixels by 1080 pixels which now left it’s PPI (pixels per-square inch) at 403 pixels. The 18:9 screen aspect ratio. Note 5’s features the latest Android 8.1 Oreo. No XOS or XUI this and no much bloatware apps, We can see XClub And Carlcare Apps from infinix and  just the basic Android one stock ROM.


As expected, the camera is a key selling feature on this device. It sports a 12MP back camera with 1.25µm for excellent images in lowlight conditions without flash. It’s also accompanied by a dual LED flash for brighter images when the need arises. The usual settings like professional mode and portrait selfie mode are included on the primary shooter only.

Selfie lovers aren’t left out. If you’re a selfie lover, you’re even more considered because the selfie camera is greater at 16MP and also empowered with an LED flash.

You’ll notice that the quality and detail of the photos is top notch. Colors can be a little over-saturated especially with HDR on, but the end result is a collection of images, especially taken outdoors, that I’d want to share and possibly pictures.  Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One

12MP Large Pixel Camera

The Infinix Note 5 takes really beautiful photos with ample natural light. Like a lot of other phone cameras, the Note 5’s indoor and low light shots often processed with less detail. It’s not like night shots are bad, they are just not great.

The rear camera has 6 shooting modes, that is Normal, Beauty, Video, Professional, Panorama and Night modes. It also supports HDR mode and has 8 filters. Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One

16MP Low Light Selfie Camera

The front-facing 16megapixel took nice selfies and portraits. However, beware of the automatic Beauty mode that artificially sheds years from your age.











Latest Infinix Phone With Android One Infinx note 5 AI Beauty mode captures 255 facial points to deliver beautiful selfies of jaw dropping quality. The F/2.0 camera takes in more light.
The selfie camera has AI Bokeh effects that are based on Infinix’s deep learning Algorithm. This enables beautiful AI portraits using the front camera. With AI incorporated into the cameras, image quality is infinitely better and scenes are much more natural.

Videos capture in FHD 1920 x 1080 by default with a 16:9 aspect ratio. That’s the highest it can go since the device doesn’t support 4K video capture. Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One


Note 5 comes with large 6-inch FHD+ display, which is better than the HD+ display found on Hot 6 pro and Hot S3. The device features a 2.5D glass with an excellent screen to body ratio and rounded corners.

The 18:9 aspect ratio boasts of 480PPI density. Note 5 offers a pleasing view when watching movies or playing games. Unfortunately, it’s not protected by a Corning Gorilla glass. The Note 5 has the trendy edge-to-edge bezel-less display that Infinix likes to call an Infinity Display. Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One

Design and build

Infinix Note 5 is a well-crafted phone that has been designed to look pleasing to the eyes and comfortable in the palm of your hands. Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One
The physical home button, sported in the immediate past Note series, has been completely removed to make room for the FHD+ infinity display. The only visible features on the top of the display are the 16MP camera, flash LED, earpiece speaker and notification LED — all horizontally arranged. Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One
It’s interesting to see that the back panel is extremely shiny and glossy, similar to the appearance of Nokia 8 Sirocco. Surprisingly, it’s made of plastic and not glass as you may first assume. Latest Infinix Phone With Android One  Latest Infinix Phone With Android One 


Performance is nothing short of impressive when using the Infinix Note 5 in the real-world. The Note 5 supports dual 4G LTE and this means that you don’t have to switch SIM cards to choose which one should have 4G connectivity. Down-link and Up-link speeds. MediaTek’s powerful mid-range chip the Helio P23 MT6763T does the job underneath. It was built on a 16nm process technology and accompanied by an Octa-Core processor which has a speed of 2.0GHz. While the Mali-G71 MP2 graphics processor from ARM clocks at 770MHz. Note 5’s has 4GB of RAM which make overall performance snappy and lag free. Opening apps and navigating around the phone menus is a joy. Multitasking is a joy on the large display and the 4GB of RAM.

Software and Android One

Android One delivers a simple experience on the quality hardware on the Note 5. It also improves battery life by prioritizing background apps with the most important apps, solves storage stress and brings the latest innovations. Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One

Note 5 will be among the first devices in the entire world to upgrade to Google’s upcoming Android P. This is because it gets security and software updates straight from Google.  Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One
Google Assistant and Google Lens are incorporated into the Android system of the Infinix Note 5. You can literally search for anything around you with the Note 5’s visual smarts using Google Lens. To use Google Lens, you simply have to take a pic of your surrounding and then selecting the Google lens camera icon.

Battery life

The note 5 comes with a 4,500mAh battery that provides 3 days on average usage. The battery was built with 3A Fast Charge that boosts it from 0 to full capacity in less than 2 hours. Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One
Note 5 battery really held up during our tests and Infinix gets a thumbs up on this. We recorded an average of 12 hours on extreme usage of the device. That is, watching HD videos, using social media apps, playing music and games, browsing using 4G intensively. Its one of the best batteries in a phone this elegant.

You can get a full day of battery with just 30 minutes of charging thanks to 3A Fast Charge technology. The Note 5 charges up so fast if you use the Fast Charger that comes with it in the box. It only take 1hr 50 minutes to charge from 0 to 100 percent. Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One

Security and Storage

The Infinix Note 5 doesn’t come with Face Unlock. However, the included fingerprint sensor is one one the fastest in mid-range devices. The fingerprint scanner lies in the comfort of the index finger to make unlocking the device simple and fast.  Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One

Note 5 comes with 64GB of storage. This is enough space for all your apps and multimedia. However, you can further expand it via a dedicated microSD card. Infinix Note 5 Review – Latest Infinix Phone With Android One

What’s in the Box?

Latest Infinix Phone With Android One

On opening the box, you’re greeted with the pretty phone, a welcome note from Google, user manual, warranty card, SIM ejector tool, screen film protector, silicone jelly case, quick charger, and micro USB cable.

Antutu Benchmarking of Infinix Note 5

Our Verdict

The Infinix Note 5 is an amazing device sporting the latest design and software. The device is just a few steps from from ranking with major flagship devices. And Note 5 comes with powerful Helio P23 processor, decent 12MP & 16MP cameras, a 6-inch Full HD screen and strong memory (4GB RAM 64GB ROM). The battery can last you 3 days of moderate usage. It is well priced, has a great 18:9 aspect ratio display, Andriod One and Massive battery life.
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Infinix Note 5 Detailed Specs And Price


2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100
4G Network Yes, LTE
SIM Dual Nano SIM (Dual Standby)
Status Launched: June 2018


Dimensions – x  x  mm
– Weight:  g
Keyboard Touchscreen
Colors Various
Cover Glass


Type – FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
– 18:9 Screen aspect ratio
Size 6.0 inches, 2160 x 1080 pixels, 403 Pixels Per-square Inch

Memory And OS

Card slot MicroSD, up to 128GB
Internal 64GB
OS Android 8.1 Oreo With Android One
Processors – Octa-core 2.0 GHz CPU
– Helio P23 chipset
– Mali G71 MP2


Alert types Vibration, MIDI, MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio port 3.5mm jack


2G GPRS – up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G Up to 21.2 mbps downlink; Up to 5.76 mbps uplink
WIFI Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wi-Fi direct
Bluetooth Version 4.2, A2DP
USB Yes, microUSB


Primary – 12 MP, LED flash
– FEATURES: Autofocus, Continuous shooting, Digital zoom, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Geotagging, HDR, ISO settings, Panorama, Scene mode, Self-timer, Touch focus, White balance settings
Video 2160p@30fps
Secondary 16 MP Camera


Capacity 4500mAh Li-Ion non-removable battery
Stand-by up to 72 hours
Talk time N/A
Music play

Other Features

Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Rear Fingerprint, Face ID unlock via OTA update and Light sensor
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No
Miscellaneous – Quick charge technology
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer


Price  24,999 Pkr



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