After the grand success of its popular Smart 4 Plus, Smart 4 and Smart HD 2021, Infinix – the premium smartphone brand from TRANSSION Group – is all set to surprise the Indian smartphone market once again with its successor, Smart 5. The newly-launched smartphone is bigger, better and extra superior with its performance. Packed with an array of category-first features, Smart 5 will be the first in this price segment that will come with a 6000mAh battery capacity along with a large 6.82” display and a powerful Helio G25 Octa Core processor. To be available exclusively on Flipkart at just INR 7199/- from February 18, the Smart 5 comes in four key colors-Morandi Green, 7° Purple, Aegean Blue, and Obsidian Black. Each device will come with an additional Jio offer with benefits worth INR 4000: 40 Jio cashback vouchers worth INR2000 (Voucher of INR50 each on prepaid recharge of INR 349) and partner brand coupons worth INR 2,000.
Immersive display and sound: To ensure an engaging consumption of content on the screen, the smartphone comes with a 6.82” HD+ cinematic Drop Notch display and a 90.66% screen-to-body ratio long. The screen also comes with a narrow bezel and aspect ratio of 20.5:9 which makes it an excellent device for enjoying TV shows, movies, music videos, or any kind of entertainment seamlessly, without missing any details. The display of the smartphone will also have 440 nits of brightness and a 1500:1 contrast ratio for a more colourful viewing experience. The viewing experience is also backed by a powerful audio experience enabled by DTS Surround Sound in four modes for maximum engagement. The all-new Smart 5 is perfect for one-hand operation as it is just 8.9mm slim in spite of having a big battery.
Superior performance, storage and premium design: Unlike the previous smart series devices, Smart 5 is Powered by Helio G25 Octa Core processor, which has a CPU clock speed of Upto 2.0Ghz speed and a highly efficient 12nm production process. The powerful new processor is backed by the Mediatek HyperEngine technology for intelligent dynamic management of CPU, GPU and memory; smooth gaming performance, enhanced power efficiency and network connectivity.
Available in 2GB RAM/32 GB storage, Smart 5 has 3 card slots (Dual nano SIM + Micro SD) with expandable memory up to 256 GB and operates on Android 10 with the latest XOS 7 skin that enables users to enjoy a smooth and faster software UX with refreshed icons on the interface screen. Meanwhile, its Wi-Fi Smart comm feature allows the users to auto-connect to the saved network from their mobile data whenever they enter the saved Wi-Fi network or turn the Wi-Fi off automatically when the saved network is unavailable.
All of this combines with a stunning gem-cut texture design with flow pattern and 2.5D curved glass unibody finish for a smartphone experience that operates at the intersection of performance, premium design, and affordability. Meanwhile, the chipset supports advanced smartphone features such Dual 4G VoLTE, VoWiFi and the latest Bluetooth v5.0 for a seamless, glitch-free, and connected usage experience, be it while streaming videos online or playing multiplayer games. For an enhanced security, the device features face unlock feature and multifunctional fingerprint sensor that is not just for unlocking the smartphone but also for accepting calls, dismissing alarms, and quick start apps.
Powerful Battery: Smart 5 features a heavy-duty 6000mAh battery backed by an ultra-Power Marathon technology that optimises the power used by the apps and thereby increases battery backup by up to 25%. This keeps the smartphone operational even after long hours of heavy usage. The battery gives a standby time of more than 50 days, delivering up to 23 hours of nonstop video playback, 53 hours of 4G talktime, 155 hours of music playback, 23 hours of web surfing and 14 hours of gaming. The Power Marathon Technology optimises all the Apps inside the smartphone and shows the extended battery life once the power-boost mode is switched on.
Superlative Camera: The Smart 5 continues to live up to Infinix’s tradition of offering the best camera in the budget smartphone category. It comes equipped with a 13MP AI dual Rear camera that has a quad LED flash along with an f/1.8 large aperture, allowing the photo enthusiasts to capture the smallest of the objects with greater clarity even in low-light conditions. The advanced camera of Smart 5 also comes with a category-first mode like Slow Motion video recording feature that allows users to capture and edit super slow motion videos through the camera interface. The smartphone also features an 8MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture & LED flash, AI-driven beauty mode and multiple camera modes such as portrait and wide selfie for that ‘perfect’ picture. A cutting-edge AI framework boosts the camera capabilities of the phone, enabling Auto Scene detection from 15+ different modes to adjust the image accordingly. Additionally, the rear camera is also equipped with AI HDR+ composition for an exceptional exposure along with a 3D body shaping feature.
Elaborating on the vision behind Smart 5, Mr. Anish Kapoor, CEO, Infinix India said, “Despite experiencing several challenges due to Covid -19 pandemic, we successfully made massive improvements and continuously evolved our product line-up based on consumer feedback. In fact, we have come a long way since Smart 4 with offerings focused primarily on utility and convenience to make our devices ‘Bigger, Better and Faster’. The Smart series has been completely overhauled to align with the customer requirements for ease of multimedia consumption and multitasking. With the launch of Smart 5, our endeavor is to further strengthen our Smart series that has been receiving rave reviews and ratings on Flipkart. Our latest device promises an immersive viewing experience and performance upgrade driven by a powerful processor, revolutionary design and several category first features like Slow Motion video recording that ensures high-end smartphone experience at a value-driven price range. We are certain that Indian masses are going to love this budget smartphone for an uninterrupted and immersive screen time experience as we believe that Smart 5 truly embodies Infinix’s spirit of “Ab Rukna Nahi”