Infinix Smart 5 Review: Specifications And Price in Nigeria

Infinix Smart 5 Price in nigeria

Infinix Smart 5 is a mid-range smartphone that was announced in Nigeria and India market recently. The android phone comes with a lot of interesting features such a tall aspect ratio, a large-sized battery, a triple rear camera, and a large 5000 mAh battery.

Infinix Smart 5 review Nigeria

Where to Buy Infinix Smart 5

Jumia Nigeria – See Offers | Jumia Kenya – See Offers | Jumia Ghana – See Offers

The smartphone is the successor of the Smart 4 bringing in some added features to the smart series.

Infinix Smart 5 Key Specs & Features

  • 6.6 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~266 ppi)
  • Android 10 (Go edition)
  • Octa-core 1.8 GHz
  • 2GB, 3GB RAM
  • 32GB, 64GB Built-in Storage up to 128GB Memory Card
  • 13 MP + VGA + VGA Triple Rear Cameras
  • 8 MP Front Camera
  • Fingerprint Scanner (Rear)
  • 4G LTE Network
  • Charging 10W
  • 5000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery

Design and Display

The Infinix Smart 5 has a stylish design that creates visible patterns and color variation when views from every angle. The back panel is similar to the one on Infinix Hot 9 series and Tecno Spark 5 housing the cameras and fingerprint scanner.

The smart 5 has a fingerprint scanner and it measures 165.4 x 73.4 x 8.75mm in dimensions. The waterdrop notch on the front houses the front camera with a 6.6-inch LCD display that offers 720 x 1600 pixels resolution and 20:9 aspect ratio.

The screen has an 86.6% screen-to-body ratio offering a broad viewing experience.


Infinix Smart 5 comes with a 8 MP front camera, and it is located on the waterdrop notch that features automatic retouching to deliver perfect photos. It also has a dual flash for nice shots in dim light.

Users of this beauty will get a new intelligent algorithm to customize their own beauty style such as 3D face improvement and identifies different skin tones to make selfie photos more natural and unique.

The Smart 5 is further equipped with triple rear cameras on the back. This includes an enhanced AI-powered 13MP triple camera that captures clearer, brighter, and more beautiful photos effortlessly all the time.

Hardware and Software

On hardware, Infinix mobility equipped the Smart 5 with a midrange Mediatek octa-core processor clocked at a speed of 1.8 GHz. It runs on the Android 10 (Go Edition) operating system out of the box.

The internal storage for the Smart 5 of 32GB and 2GB RAM for the X657 model. There is also the X657C model that has 64GB and 3GB RAM. Users can further expand the phone using a micro SDcard up to 128GB.

Battery and Network

The Infinix Smart 5 is powered by a 5000 mAh battery claims from Infinix Mobility that I can last up to 4 days on a single charge. It has a standard version of 10W charging through micro USB cable.

The smartphone has 4G LTE network and other connectivity options such as dual SIM support, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth, GPS, micro USB, and 3.5mm audio jack. It has face recognition as an added security and it also supports DTA audio processing.

Infinix smart 5 specifications

Infinix Smart 5 Price and Availability

Infinix Smart 5 price starts at around 42,500 Naira in Nigeria, which is around $110. For those in Ghana, it will cost 600 Ghs and about 11,000 Ksh for those living Kenya. It will ship in Ocean Wave, Quetzal Cyan and Midnight Black.

Where to Buy Infinix Smart 5

Jumia Nigeria – See Offers | Jumia Kenya – See Offers | Jumia Ghana – See Offers


Here are a few specs of the Infinix Smart 5


Processor Mediatek MT6761D Helio A20 (12 nm)
Display 6.6 inches IPS LCD Display, 105.2 cm2 (~83.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Storage 32GB, 64GB Variant
Camera 13 MP + QVGA + QVGA (X657 model) or
8 MP + QVGA (X657C model)
Battery 5000 mAh
Ram 2GB RAM, 3GB RAM Variant
Launch Date In Nigeria August 2020


Fingerprint Sensor Position Rear Mounted
Other Sensors Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass
Fingerprint Sensor Yes


Quick Charging 10W Fast charge technology
Operating System Android 10 (Go edition)
Sim Slots  Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
Model X657, X657C
Launch Date August 2020
Brand Infinix
Sim Size Nano
Network 4G: Yes  3G: Available, 2G: Available
Fingerprint Sensor Yes


Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Jack 3.5 mm


Chipset Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics PowerVR GE8320
Processor Mediatek MT6761D Helio A20 (12 nm)
Architecture 64 bit
Ram 2GB RAM, 3GB RAM Variant


Thickness  8.8mm
Width 76.4mm
Height 156.4mm
Weight 183 g
Colors Ocean Wave, Quetzal Cyan, Midnight Black


Display Type IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio 20:9 ratio
Bezel-less Display Yes
Pixel Density ~266 ppi density
Screen Protection Yes
Screen Size 6.6 inches
Screen Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels
Touch Screen Yes


Internal Memory 32GB, 64GB Variant
Expandable Memory Yes Up to 256GB


Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control
Camera Features Autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, 1080P@30fps, 720P@30fps
Rear Camera 13 MP + QVGA + QVGA (X657 model) or
8 MP + QVGA (X657C model) Triple-LED flash, HDR, 1080p@30fps
Autofocus Yes
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Face detection, Face beauty
Front Camera 8 MPCamera, Dual-LED flash
Physical Aperture
Flash Dual-LED flash


User-Replaceable No
Quick Charging Yes
Type Li-Po
Capacity 5000 mAh


Wifi Yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
Wifi Features Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Yes v5.0
Volte Yes
USB Type-C Yes, USB 3.1
USB Connectivity Mass storage device, USB charging
Network Support 4G, 3G, 2G
Sim Type Dual Sim
SIM Size Nano (Hybrid)


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