- Infinix Smart 5 India launch will happen sometime in mid-February
- The Indian variant is expected to come with a 6,000mAh battery, bigger battery, and display
- Infinix Smart 5 originally launched in Nigeria back in August 2020
Infinix Smart 5 India launch has been tipped after the smartphone made its debut in Nigeria back in August 2020. As per a MySmartPrice report, the Smart 4 Plus successor will launch in India around mid-February. Additionally, an image surfaced on the Infinix website, which suggests the handset will have Smart series core features like a big screen and a big battery. The smartphone will have support for slow-motion video recording and pack a massive 6,000mAh battery. As with other Infinix phones, the Smart 5 will be available via Flipkart, and the company is expected to start promoting the phone from February 7th through teaser images on the e-commerce website.
Infinix Smart 5 specifications
Infinix Smart 5 sports a large 6.6-inch HD+ display with 720×1600 pixels resolution, waterdrop notch to accommodate the selfie camera, and sizeable bezels. The phone is powered by an unspecified octa-core processor paired with up to 3GB RAM and 64GB internal storage that is further expandable via a microSD card. The phone runs on Android 10 (Go Edition). Connectivity features include 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi ac, Bluetooth, GPS, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
As for the optics, the Infinix Smart 5 has a 13MP primary camera and a couple of 2MP sensors. On the front, there is an 8MP snapper for selfies and video chats. The phone packs a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor for security and measures 165.4 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm and weighs 183 grams. The Indian variant of the Infinix Smart 5 seems to pack a slightly larger 6,000mAh battery.
Infinix Smart 5 price in India (expected)
The Infinix Smart 5 will be available in Ice Blue, Midnight Black, and Quetzal Cyan colour options. The 2GB/32GB storage model was listed on the Nigerian website at NGN 39,500 (around Rs 7,800). We can expect the Infinix Smart 5 price in India to be similar, if not lower.