Lenovo S5 Pro is arguably an older cellphone, because this cellphone was released more or less 2 years ago. However, for those of you with a tight budget this smartphone can be your reference choice. As we know, smartphones from China have stormed the local smartphone market. We can mention brands like Oppo, Xiaomi, Huawei, and many others. However, from all of them that the Sultan mentioned, Lenovo was one of the first. This is because Lenovo has entered the market of technology products in Indonesia long ago with its products in the form of laptops. Because the smartphone market is very attractive, Lenovo as one of the producers of technology products does not want to be left behind. Well, on this occasion, the Sultan will discuss one smartphone that is quite old, but enough to be your daily friend. Follow this article to the end.
Design and Screen of the Lenovo S5 Pro
After the release of the iPhone X, smartphone designs with notch were very popular. With these products, the iPhone makes a breakthrough in terms of design. Likewise with the Lenovo S5 Pro. This smartphone comes with an iPhone-style design that is accompanied by bangs or notch at the top. In addition to the screen with a screen resolution of FHD + with an aspect ratio of 18: 7: 9 and 402 ppi density and carrying the IPS panel does not have a bezel or often we with as a bezeless design. This smartphone has a 6.2 inch screen briefly and also a screen to body ratio of 83%. The smartphone design without the bezel allows you to watch content with more satisfaction. In addition, in terms of size, Lenovo S5 Pro has dimensions of 154.5 x 75.5 x 7.7 mm and weighs around 170 grams. When held for a long time, this smartphone is quite comfortable. This smartphone made by Lenovo is made with metal material which has a sturdy and modern impression.
Lenovo S5 Pro Pro Performance and Storage
Unlike its predecessor smartphone, the Lenovo S5, which uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset, the S5 Pro uses a more advanced middle class chipset, Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 with a Kyro 260 octa-core 1.8 GHz processor accompanied by an Adreno 509 GPU that has 10% better performance compared to its predecessor series. This chipset is the same as that used by ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 which is claimed as a middle-class gaming smartphone. Therefore, to play the game, S5 Pro is very capable especially for those of you who want to be interested in PUBG or other multiplayer games.
As for the operating system, the S5 Pro uses the Android Oreo 8.1 operating system with ZUI 5.0 interface. The Oreo series itself is outdated for the latest smartphone series because this smartphone is also released in 2018. However, for its performance, it can still be okay to use today. Slide change also feels smooth without any lag. Even so, this Android OS smartphone you can still upgrade anyway.
A capable chipset must be supported with sufficient storage too, especially for those of you who like to download applications through the Play Store. For the S5 Pro RAM is equipped with 6 GB of RAM which is enough for needs such as playing games, watching videos, or even just browsing the internet. Then, for internal storage or ROM, S5 comes with 2 options namely with a capacity of 64 GB and 128 GB. Still not enough? You can use a Micro SD with a capacity of 256 GB because in the S5 Pro there is a dual SIM Card hybrid slot that you can also use for Micro SD.
Camera and Battery
In the camera sector, there are four cameras with a configuration of two at the back and also two at the front. The main camera uses a 12 MP sensor with f / 1.8 and ½.9 aperture with a pixel size of 1.25 µm and has a PDAF. PDAF function or phase detection autofocus is able to lock the focus in just 0.3 seconds. As for the second, it has a sensor with a larger resolution of 20 MP which is accompanied by an f / 2.6 aperture.
Activities on your smartphone cannot be supported without a high-capacity battery. S5 Pro pinned a battery with a capacity of 3500 mAh. Indeed in terms of capacity, the battery on the S5 Pro lost to its competitors, the ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 which uses a 5000 mAh battery. However, 3500 mAh has become the standard of smartphone capacity today.
This smartphone is classified as an old product when considering the rapid technological development. However, when viewed in terms of price, Sultan thinks this smartphone is still worth buying especially for you who have a tight budget. If you want to get a newer one, Sultan recommends saving just a little more because the old series smartphone is rather bear.