Nubia Red Magic 5S was launched as a new member of the brand’s Red Magic gaming smartphone series, following the Red Magic 5G and Red Magic 5G Lite. The new model comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC. The smartphone also has an improved cooling system called ICE 4.0 which is supported by a centrifugal fan with a speed of up to 15,000 rpm. The Red Magic 5S comes with IC shoulder buttons for better gaming experiences. You’ll also get triple rear cameras, with a 64-megapixel main sensor. Also, the Red Magic 5S offers up to 256 GB of built-in storage.
Nubia Red Magic 5S price
The Nubia Red Magic 5S has been priced at CNY 3,799 (around Rs 40,600) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, while its 12GB RAM + 256GB storage option is priced at 4399. CNY (around Rs. 47,000) and the top-of-the-line 16GB RAM + 256GB online storage model at CNY 4,999 (around Rs 53,400). There is also a dedicated Ice Dock cooling accessory priced at CNY 179 (around Rs 1,900). The phone has an Ice Wind Silver color option that is not available with the top-end model, while its Cyber Neon color option is limited to the 12GB and 16GB RAM versions. All of its configurations and color options will go on sale in China from August 1.
Details on the global launch of the Red Magic 5S have yet to be revealed.
Nubia Red Magic 5S Specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Nubia Red Magic 5S works on Android 10 with Nubia UI (Red Magic OS) on top. The phone features a 6.65-inch Full HD + AMOLED display (1080 x 2340 pixels) with an aspect ratio of 19.5: 9, a refresh rate of 144 Hz, and a touch response rate of 240 Hz. The display is also TUV Rheinland certified and has up to 4096 levels of automatic brightness adjustment. Under the hood, the Red Magic 5S features the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 octa-core SoC which has a maximum clock speed of 2.84 GHz, coupled with up to 16 GB of LPDDR5 RAM.
For photos and videos, the Nubia Red Magic 5S features a rear triple camera setup similar to that available on the Red Magic 5G. It has the Sony IMX686 64-megapixel main sensor as well as an f / 1.8 lens, paired with an 8-megapixel secondary sensor that has a 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2 macro shooter. megapixels. The phone also comes with an 8-megapixel selfie camera sensor on the front.
The Red Magic 5S comes with up to 256 GB of UFS 3.1 storage which does not support expansion via a microSD card. 5G, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS / A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack are included in connectivity options. There is also a dedicated connector for the Icy Dock. Onboard sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. There is also a built-in fingerprint sensor.
Nubia has supplied its proprietary ICE 4.0 system which uses a combination of thermal and air cooling to reduce heat generation. The phone has a centrifugal fan paired with a silver heat sink. Also, there is an L-shaped liquid cooling tube to dissipate heat from various components.
The Red Magic 5S packs a 4500mAh battery that supports 55W air-cooled fast charging. Additionally, the phone measures 168.56x78x9.75mm and weigh 220 grams.