Earlier this year, Nubia launched Red Magic 5G, its first 5G gaming smartphone in China. This device possesses powerful hardware from Qualcomm’s high-end Snapdragon 865 processor and 144Hz refresh rate screen.
With the desire to bring users a smooth gaming experience at an affordable price, Nubia today has just introduced a new gaming smartphone in China, a successor of Red Magic 5G. and called Red Magic 5S.
Red Magic 5S is equipped with 6.65-inch AMOLED screen, supports Full HD + resolution and 19.5: 9 aspect ratio. The screen has a 144Hz refresh rate, a 240Hz touch sampling rate and has a fingerprint sensor below.
Moving to the back, Red Magic 5S carries a system of 3 cameras arranged vertically and centered in the middle, including the Sony IMX686 64MP main sensor, 8MP ultra-wide angle camera and 2MP macro sensor. Meanwhile, the front of the device is kept a “traditional” design and comes with an 8MP camera for taking selfies, as well as video calling.
The phone is powered by Qualcomm’s most advanced processor, Snapdragon 865+, paired with LPDDR5 RAM up to 16GB and UFS 3.1 internal memory up to 256GB.
Red Magic 5S comes with a 4500mAh battery, supports fast charging with 55W via USB Type-C connector. The machine is integrated with a cooling system with many improvements, silver-plated radiator plate called ICE Ag and cooling fan with a maximum speed of up to 15,000 rpm.
One of the other valuable upgrades is GPU Boost, which according to Nubia, this technology will allow Red Magic 5S to be able to handle the game as smoothly as possible without any lag during gaming. However, to use GPU Boost, users need to buy a new cooling fan called Ice Wind Cool Box, which increases the cooling efficiency by up to 56%.
Like the previous generation, Red Magic 5S also has two touch keys on the side to assign functions in the game. In addition, it also comes with new multitasking features, support for low-latency wireless projection, DTS X Ultra audio technology and 3.5mm headphone jack.
Price and release time
Nubia Red Magic 5S is now open for pre-order in China, and is expected to hit shelves on August 1. The device has two color options, Neon Red and Silver. Here are the configuration versions and their respective selling prices:
– 8GB RAM + 128GB ROM: 3799 CNY (about 12.6 million VND).
– 12GB RAM + 256GB ROM: 4399 yuan (about VND 14.6 million)
– 16GB RAM + 256GB ROM: 4999 yuan (about VND 16.6 million)