Nubia Red Magic 5S has launched, after the Red Magic 5G and Red Magic 5G Lite. The phone comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC. The phone offers an upgraded cooling system called ICE 4.0 that is backed by a centrifugal fan with a speed of up to 15,000rpm and comes with IC shoulder buttons for better gaming experiences. The smartphone has up to 256GB of onboard storage.
Nubia Red Magic 5S price
The new Nubia Red Magic 5S is priced at CNY 3,799 (roughly Rs. 40,600) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage model, while its 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant is priced at CNY 4,399 (roughly Rs. 47,000) and finally the 16GB RAM + 256GB storage model at CNY 4,999 (roughly Rs. 53,400). The phone has a Cyber Neon colour option is limited to the 12GB and 16GB RAM versions, while it also has an Ice Wind Silver colour option that isn't available with the top-end model. The smartphone will go on sale in China starting August 1. The global launch of the Red Magic 5S is yet to be revealed.
Nubia Red Magic 5S specifications
The new Nubia Red Magic 5S runs on Android 10 with Nubia UI (Red Magic OS) on top. The smartphone offers a 6.65-inch full-HD+ (1,080x2,340 pixels) AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 144Hz refresh rate, and 240Hz touch response rate. The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC that has a maximum clock speed of 2.84GHz, coupled with up to 16GB LPDDR5 RAM.
Coming to the camera department, the phone comes with a triple rear camera setup that includes a 64-megapixel Sony IMX686 primary sensor along with an f/1.8 lens, paired with an 8-megapixel secondary sensor that has a 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2-megapixel macro shooter. On the front side, it has an 8-megapixel selfie camera.
Connectivity features include 5G, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Onboard sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. The phone comes with up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage that doesn't support expansion via a microSD card. The phone comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor. To reduce heat generation, the company has provided its proprietary ICE 4.0 system that uses a combination of both thermal and air cooling.
It also has the centrifugal fan that is paired with a silver-plated heat sink and there is also an L-shaped liquid cooling tube to dissipate heat from various components. The phone is equipped with a 4,500mAh battery that supports 55W air-cooled fast charging. The phone weighs 220 grams and measures 168.56x78x9.75mm.
Display - 6.65-inch
Processor - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Front Camera - 8-megapixel
Rear Camera - 64-megapixel + 8-megapixel + 2-megapixel
RAM - 8GB
Storage - 128GB
Battery Capacity - 4500mAh
OS - Android 10
Resolution - 1080x2340 pixels