What are the great and not-so-great aspects of the Lenovo S5? We reviewed this device from the perspectives of portability and performance.

Created date: 09/30/2018, 14:22:59, Updated date: 10/01/2019, 11:20:53

To what extent do we recommend the Lenovo S5? We have summarized the ease of use and convenience of each point that people look at when choosing a smartphone.

Lenovo S5's features, performance, reviews

Lenovo S5's size

The Lenovo S5 has a width of 28.9 in (73.5 mm), a length of 60.6 in (154 mm), and a thickness of 3.1 in (7.8 mm).It might be possible to operate it with one hand, but depending on the person it might feel big.In addition, the weight of the Lenovo S5 is about 5.5 oz (155 g).Even if you are operating it with one hand it feels almost weightless. However, depending on the person, you may feel tired after using it for a while.

Assessing the overall ease of holding the Lenovo S5, it has some difficulties but if you use it based on its strengths and weaknesses it will not cause many issues.

Lenovo S5's CPU specs

With the 2.0GHz×8(OctaCore) for processing power, the Lenovo S5 has extremely high performance and will operate smoothly without stress, whichever app you use. Among all smartphones released to date, it is one with top class performance. It is also suitable for heavier 3D games, and quite smooth play will be possible.

With 4GB of RAM, the Lenovo S5 has a sufficient amount. Very occasional cases of insufficient RAM do occur, but with this sort of amount of RAM, it will rarely be the cause of feeling any stress.

Evaluating the overall speed of operation of the Lenovo S5, it is a smartphone in the high-end category and can almost always be used without stress. However, if you want smooth and comfortable usage in heavy apps like 3D games, caution is necessary.

Lenovo S5's storage size

The data storage capacity of the Lenovo S5 is 128GB and it is highly recommended for people who frequently take movies and images. It is suitable for filming movies and photography, and you even if you install many games and apps you will not feel inconvenienced.

The Lenovo S5 is compatible with SD cards, so it is possible to increase the capacity easily. Therefore, you probably do not need to be concerned with the storage capacity.

Lenovo S5's screen

Lenovo S5 has a 5.7 inch display.It is fairly large and has a good presence. Photos, videos, and games will really enjoy this screen estate. It is also suited for productivity use such as creating a business document.

Lenovo S5 has a very high-quality screen and any graphical content that you enjoy, including videos and games, will be displayed clearly.

Lenovo S5's camera specs

Lenovo S5 has a 13 MP main camera, which can take very high-resolution photos and videos. While you might feel a little dissatisfied when you need better resolution for landscape photography or want to print high-definition photographs, you will be satisfied most of the time.

Lenovo S5 has an 16 MP front camera, which is a fairly high figure. Photos taken with this camera will not appear rough even when you print them, so you will be fairly satisfied with the quality of this camera.

Lenovo S5's battery performance

The battery performance of the Lenovo S5 is 3000mAh, so it has a relatively large capacity.Compared to other smartphones, the battery life of the Lenovo S5 is good. At this amount, you will not feel stressed even if you are on the internet and Twitter for a long time. Even when playing a game or watching a movie on the go, you can do so comfortably without needing to be conscious of the battery. However, some caution is necessary when watching movies or playing games for too long.

Lenovo S5's general rating

The Lenovo S5 is a high-performance smartphone when viewed comprehensively. It works for everyday use with hardly any inconvenience.

Advantages and disadvantages of Lenovo S5

Advantages of Lenovo S5

  • The display is very large, so it is perfect for watching videos or playing games.
  • The screen quality is very high, and pictures and videos appear crisp.
  • It has a high-grade CPU, so you can play 3D games without encountering stuttering.
  • It has a relatively high-grade front camera, and it is good enough for normal use.

Disadvantages of Lenovo S5

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Comparing the specifications of Lenovo S5 against similar products.

general rating

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.general rating

Lenovo S5

74.1-Display size:5.7 inch, Weight:5.5 oz (155 g), Chipset:Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625, CPU specs:2.0GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB, Storage size:128GB, Battery capacity:3000mAh

Lenovo K5

63.5Display size:5.7 inch, Weight:5.6 oz (160 g), Chipset:Mediatek MT6750V/CB, CPU specs:1.5GHz+1.0GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:3GB, Storage size:32GB, Battery capacity:3000mAh

Lenovo K5 play

62.3Display size:5.7 inch, Weight:5.5 oz (155 g), Chipset:Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430, CPU specs:1.4GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:2GB, Storage size:16GB, Battery capacity:3000mAh

Lenovo K320t

61.7Display size:5.7 inch, Weight:5.4 oz (153.8 g), Chipset:Spreadtrum, CPU specs:1.3GHz×4(Quad core), RAM size:3GB, Storage size:32GB, Battery capacity:3000mAh

Lenovo Z5 Pro

76.5Display size:6.39 inch, Weight:7.4 oz (210 g), Chipset:Qualcomm SDM710 Snapdragon 710, CPU specs:2.2GHz+1.7GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB, Storage size:128GB, Battery capacity:3350mAh

Lenovo K5 Pro

77.4Display size:5.99 inch, Weight:5.8 oz (165 g), Chipset:Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636, CPU specs:1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB, Storage size:128GB, Battery capacity:4050mAh

body size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.body size

Lenovo S5

54.7-Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.9 in (73.5 mm) x 60.6 in (154 mm) x 3.1 in (7.8 mm)

Lenovo K5

55.4Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.6 in (72.7 mm) x 60.6 in (153.8 mm) x 3.1 in (7.8 mm)

Lenovo K5 play

55.4Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.6 in (72.6 mm) x 60.6 in (153.8 mm) x 3.1 in (7.9 mm)

Lenovo K320t

53.8Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.9 in (73.5 mm) x 61.1 in (155.2 mm) x 3.3 in (8.5 mm)

Lenovo Z5 Pro

53.5Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.7 in (73 mm) x 61.1 in (155.1 mm) x 3.7 in (9.3 mm)

Lenovo K5 Pro

52.7Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.5 in (75 mm) x 61.4 in (156 mm) x 3.1 in (8 mm)

body weight

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.body weight

Lenovo S5

68.4-Weight:5.5 oz (155 g)

Lenovo K5

66.4Weight:5.6 oz (160 g)

Lenovo K5 play

68.4Weight:5.5 oz (155 g)

Lenovo K320t

68.8Weight:5.4 oz (153.8 g)

Lenovo Z5 Pro

48.6Weight:7.4 oz (210 g)

Lenovo K5 Pro

64.4Weight:5.8 oz (165 g)

screen size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.screen size

Lenovo S5

85.2-Display size:5.7 inch

Lenovo K5

85.2Display size:5.7 inch

Lenovo K5 play

85.2Display size:5.7 inch

Lenovo K320t

85.2Display size:5.7 inch

Lenovo Z5 Pro

90.7Display size:6.39 inch

Lenovo K5 Pro

89.8Display size:5.99 inch

RAM capacity

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.RAM capacity

Lenovo S5

70.0-RAM size:4GB

Lenovo K5

60.0RAM size:3GB

Lenovo K5 play

50.0RAM size:2GB

Lenovo K320t

60.0RAM size:3GB

Lenovo Z5 Pro

90.0RAM size:6GB

Lenovo K5 Pro

90.0RAM size:6GB

storage size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.storage size

Lenovo S5

90.0-Storage size:128GB

Lenovo K5

55.5Storage size:32GB

Lenovo K5 play

50.0Storage size:16GB

Lenovo K320t

55.5Storage size:32GB

Lenovo Z5 Pro

90.0Storage size:128GB

Lenovo K5 Pro

90.0Storage size:128GB

battery

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.battery

Lenovo S5

65.0-Battery capacity:3000mAh

Lenovo K5

65.0Battery capacity:3000mAh

Lenovo K5 play

65.0Battery capacity:3000mAh

Lenovo K320t

65.0Battery capacity:3000mAh

Lenovo Z5 Pro

70.3Battery capacity:3350mAh

Lenovo K5 Pro

80.2Battery capacity:4050mAh

rear-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.rear-camera resolution

Lenovo S5

61.7-Rear-camera resolution:13 MP

Lenovo K5

61.7Rear-camera resolution:13 MP

Lenovo K5 play

61.7Rear-camera resolution:13 MP

Lenovo K320t

50.0Rear-camera resolution:8 MP

Lenovo Z5 Pro

87.6Rear-camera resolution:24 MP

Lenovo K5 Pro

68.8Rear-camera resolution:16 MP

front-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.front-camera resolution

Lenovo S5

75.4-Front-camera resolution:16 MP

Lenovo K5

58.3Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Lenovo K5 play

58.3Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Lenovo K320t

58.3Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Lenovo Z5 Pro

75.4Front-camera resolution:16 MP

Lenovo K5 Pro

75.4Front-camera resolution:16 MP

grip

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Lenovo S5

61.5-Color:Midnight black,flame red, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.9 in (73.5 mm) x 60.6 in (154 mm) x 3.1 in (7.8 mm), Weight:5.5 oz (155 g)

Lenovo K5

60.9Color:Black,gray,blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.6 in (72.7 mm) x 60.6 in (153.8 mm) x 3.1 in (7.8 mm), Weight:5.6 oz (160 g)

Lenovo K5 play

61.9Color:Black,gray,blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.6 in (72.6 mm) x 60.6 in (153.8 mm) x 3.1 in (7.9 mm), Weight:5.5 oz (155 g)

Lenovo K320t

61.3Color:Black, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.9 in (73.5 mm) x 61.1 in (155.2 mm) x 3.3 in (8.5 mm), Weight:5.4 oz (153.8 g)

Lenovo Z5 Pro

51.0Color:Black, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.7 in (73 mm) x 61.1 in (155.1 mm) x 3.7 in (9.3 mm), Weight:7.4 oz (210 g)

Lenovo K5 Pro

58.5Color:Black,gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.5 in (75 mm) x 61.4 in (156 mm) x 3.1 in (8 mm), Weight:5.8 oz (165 g)

screen cleanliness

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Lenovo S5

85.5-Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2160, Pixel density:423ppi

Lenovo K5

57.3Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1440, Pixel density:282ppi

Lenovo K5 play

57.3Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1440, Pixel density:282ppi

Lenovo K320t

57.3Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1440, Pixel density:282ppi

Lenovo Z5 Pro

84.9Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2340, Pixel density:403ppi

Lenovo K5 Pro

84.9Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2160, Pixel density:403ppi

performance

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.performance

Lenovo S5

89.6-OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625, CPU specs:2.0GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB

Lenovo K5

61.8OS:Android, Chipset:Mediatek MT6750V/CB, CPU specs:1.5GHz+1.0GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:3GB

Lenovo K5 play

60.2OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430, CPU specs:1.4GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:2GB

Lenovo K320t

50.6OS:Android, Chipset:Spreadtrum, CPU specs:1.3GHz×4(Quad core), RAM size:3GB

Lenovo Z5 Pro

90.0OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SDM710 Snapdragon 710, CPU specs:2.2GHz+1.7GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB

Lenovo K5 Pro

91.2OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636, CPU specs:1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB

Lenovo S5's specs

Lenovo S5
ImageLenovo S5
MakerLenovo
Release date3, 2018
Colormidnight black,flame red
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)28.9 in (73.5 mm) x 60.6 in (154 mm) x 3.1 in (7.8 mm)
Weight5.5 oz (155 g)
Display size5.7 inch
Display typeIPS LCD
Screen resolution (width x height)1080 x 2160
Pixel density423ppi
Battery capacity3000mAh
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625
CPU specs2.0GHz×8(OctaCore)
RAM size4GB
Storage size128GB
Rear-camera resolution13 MP
Front-camera resolution16 MP

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