Lenovo S5 Pro Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Over Priced !!!

Lenovo S5 Pro high-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Lenovo S5 Pro advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, it is not available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.

Lenovo S5 Pro

Best Price: Rs.23,999(India), $325(USA)

Lenovo S5 Pro Advantages (Pros):

  • Lenovo S5 Pro comes with latest Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
  • It offers  6.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a good screen-to-body ratio of 83% and Multitouch in it.
    • Its display has superb pixel density for its full HD resolution(~402 PPI) with 18.7:9 aspect ratio.
    • Supports ZUI5.0.
  • The device weighs good to carry with just 170g and 7.7 mm in thickness.
  • It supports only Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
  • It provides 6 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
  • Lenovo S5 Pro has equipped with powerful Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636 (14 nm) chipset and the performance is good with no lags.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor and Adreno 509 GPU. So gaming performance is stunning.
  • Brings an internal memory of 64/128 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2  slot).
  • It offers Dual 12 MP(f/1.8, 1/2.9″, 1.25µm, PDAF) + 20 MP(f/2.6, 2x optical zoom) rear camera with additional features like Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama.
  • It offers Dual 20 MP(f/2.2, 1/2.8″, 1.0µm) + 8 MP front-facing camera with additional features like HDR.
  • Supports quad HD video recording at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps.
  • It has the battery capacity of 3500 mAh(Non-removable) which is good for heavy usage. Supports Fast battery charging 2A/9V 18W.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • Supports sensors like Infrared face recognition, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
  • Supports FM radio.
  • It is available in Black, Gold, Blue colors to choose.
  • Lenovo S5 Pro supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Lenovo S5 Pro Disadvantages (Cons):

  • Costly for its features.
  • No display protection like gorilla glass.
  • Comes with hybrid SIM slot. So you can’t use both SIM cards and microSD card at a time.
  • No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
  • No NFC connectivity support.

Check out Lenovo S5 Pro Specifications:

General Features
Brand Lenovo
Model Name S5 Pro
SIM Type Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.1
Chipset Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636 (14 nm)
Processor Octa-core 1.8 GHz Kryo 260
GPU Adreno 509
Colors Black, Gold, Blue
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.2 inches, 96.9 cm2 (~83.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2246 pixels, 18.7:9 ratio (~402 ppi density)
Dimensions 154.5 x 75.5 x 7.7 mm (6.08 x 2.97 x 0.30 in)
Weight 170 g (6.00 oz)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch, ZUI 5.0
Camera Features
Main Camera 12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.9″, 1.25µm, PDAF
20 MP, f/2.6, 2x optical zoom
Other Main Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Selfie Camera 20 MP, f/2.2, 1/2.8″, 1.0µm
8 MP
Other Selfie Features HDR
Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
RAM and Storage
Internal Memory 64/128 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Infrared face recognition, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging 2A/9V 18W

Disclaimer: We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct. Source
Check out Nokia 6.1 Plus features which is a competitor to S5 Pro

7 Total Score
Over Priced !!!

Lenovo S5 pro is a bit costly for its features and misses some important features like Gorilla Glass Protection, NFC support etc. So, we just to go for other smartphones in this range.

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