Infinix Mobility has recently launched the S5 Lite in India. The key features on the newly-launched entry-level smartphone include a punch-hole display, triple camera set-up, and 6.55-inch HD+ display, among others. On the competition front in India, Infinix S5 Lite is up against Xiaomi Redmi 8A. News Nation brings to you the comparison between Infinix S5 Lite and Xiaomi Redmi 8A on the basis of specifications, features, and price.
Infinix S5 Lite
Infinix S5 Lite features a 6.55-inch HD+ Infinity-O LCD IPS display with a resolution of 720 x 1,600 pixels and an aspect ratio of 20:9. The device boots XOS 5.5, which is based on Android 9 Pie. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core 2.0GHz MediaTek Helio P22 processor, which is paired by 4GB of RAM. It has a storage capacity of 64GB, which can be further increased up to 256GB by inserting a microSD card.
On the imaging front, Infinix S5 Lite comes equipped with the triple rear camera setup that houses a 16MP AI primary sensor at the rear. Also, there are two more lenses on the back including a 2MP depth sensor and a low light lens. For selfies, Infinix S5 Lite features a 16MP AI-powered shooter with an aperture of f/2.0. It also supports face unlock functionality.
Connectivity features on the phone include 4G LTE, dual-SIM slots, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB OTG, and A-GPS with GLONASS. The device also has Dirac surround sound and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. It packs a 4,000mAh battery.
Infinix S5 Lite is priced at Rs 7,999 in India. The smartphone comes in three attractive shades including Midnight Black, Quetzal Cyan, and Violet.
Xiaomi Redmi 8A
Redmi 8A sports a 6.22-inch HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The smartphone supports dual-SIM (Nano) technology and it runs Android 9 Pie with MIUI 10 on top. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC, paired with up to 3GB of RAM.
On the imaging front, Redmi 8A comes equipped with a 12-megapixel Sony IMX363 sensor at the back along with an f/1.8 lens and an LED flash. It also has an 8-megapixel selfie camera at the front. The phone includes an AI Face Unlock feature. Also, it has a fingerprint sensor at the back.
Redmi 8A has 32GB of onboard storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 512GB) through a dedicated slot. Connectivity options on Redmi 8A include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The device packs a massive 5,000mAh Li-Polymer battery with support for 18W fast charging technology.
The price for 2GB RAM + 32GB storage variant of Redmi 8A in India has been set at Rs 6,499. On the other hand, the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage option of Redmi 8A costs Rs 6,999. The phone comes in Midnight Black, Ocean Blue, and Sunset Red.