Nubia Red Magic 5S has become the latest member of the brand’s Red Magic series of gaming smartphones, second only to Red Magic 5G and Red Magic 5G Lite. The new model comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC. The smartphone also has an upgraded cooling system called ICE 4.0 and is supported by a centrifugal fan with a speed of up to 15,000 rpm. Red Magic 5S has an IC shoulder button, which can provide a better gaming experience. You will also get a triple rear camera with a 64-megapixel main sensor. In addition, Red Magic 5S can provide up to 256GB of onboard storage space.
Nubia Red Magic 5S price
For the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage version, the price of Nubia Red Magic 5S is set at RMB 3,799 (approximately Rs 40,600), while the price of its 12GB RAM + 256GB storage option is RMB 4,399 (approximately Rs 47,000). -The online 16GB RAM + 256GB storage model is priced at RMB 4,999 (approximately Rs 53,400). There is also a dedicated Ice Dock cooling accessory, the price is 179 yuan (about 1,900 rupees). This phone has an Ice Wind Silver color option not available in high-end models, and its Cyber Neon color options are limited to 12GB and 16GB RAM versions. All its configuration and color options will be available for sale in China from August 1.
Details on the global sale of Red Magic 5S have not been disclosed.
Nubia Red Magic 5S specifications
Dual SIM card (Nano) Nubia Red Magic 5S runs on Android 10, with Nubia UI (Red Magic OS) on the top. This phone is equipped with a 6.65-inch full HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) AMOLED display with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9, a refresh rate of 144Hz, and a touch response rate of 240Hz. The display has also passed TUV Rheinland certification and has up to 4,096 levels of automatic brightness adjustment settings. Under the hood, the Red Magic 5S has an eight-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC with a maximum clock speed of 2.84GHz and has up to 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM.
For photos and videos, Nubia Red Magic 5S comes with a triple rear camera setup similar to Red Magic 5G. It has a 64-megapixel Sony IMX686 main sensor and an f/1.8 lens, as well as an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with a 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel macro camera. The front of the phone is also equipped with an 8-megapixel selfie camera sensor.
Red Magic 5S comes with UFS 3.1 storage up to 256GB and does not support expansion via microSD card. Connection options include 5G, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS/A-GPS, USB Type-C and 3.5mm headphone jack. Ice Dock also has a dedicated connector. The sensors on the board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer and proximity sensor. There is also an in-display fingerprint sensor.
Nubia provides its proprietary ICE 4.0 system, which combines thermal cooling and air cooling to reduce heat generation. The centrifugal fan of the mobile phone is paired with a silver-plated radiator. In addition, there is an L-shaped liquid cooling tube to dissipate the heat of various components.
Red Magic 5S is equipped with a 4,500mAh battery and supports 55W air-cooled fast charging. In addition, the size of the phone is 168.56x78x9.75mm and the weight is 220 grams.
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