Wiko Lenny 5: A Super- Affordable Android Go Device

Wiko Lenny 5 has been launched by Wiko as the latest smartphone from the Lenny budget-friendly series that focuses on those on a budget.

The Lenny 5 sports an HD+ full view display and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition, this means it comes loaded with all the Go apps like YouTube Go, Google Go, Files Go and Maps Go.

Wiko Lenny 5 Key Specs and Features

・5.7-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1440 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo Go with 1GB RAM
・Quad-core 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6580
・16GB built-in storage
・8MP rear camera and 5MP front camera
・2800mAh removable Battery

Design And Display

The Lenny 5 looks like most affordable smartphones from the company, it has a Plastic body which is actually really attractive and stunning. At the top middle, we can see the rear features in a vertical position.

This includes a rear camera and a LED flash underneath. Turning to the sides, it measures 9.2mm in thickness and weighs 185g overall. It sports dual speakers as well for crisp sounds.

Wiko Lenny 5

The Lenny 5 is the latest smartphone from Lenny to come with the 18:9 aspect ratio screen. You get more screen, fewer borders and bezels while holding the smartphone. This provides improved overall visual experience.

The front is built around a 5.7-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The screen has a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels and 282 pixels per inch density. It also stretches up to 74.05% screen-to-body ratio.

Hardware and Software

Pulling the strings underneath is the MediaTek MT6580 chip which is a 4-core processor that is clocked at clocked at 1.3GHz. In the graphics department, the ARM Mali-400 MP2 handles graphics.

It has just 1GB of RAM for multitasking through apps, although it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition. In the storage department, you also get the standard 16GB storage space as well. You can upgrade up to 128GB with a memory card.

Camera And Connectivity

Capture great images and luminous pictures with the 8MP rear camera. The camera has f/2.0 aperture, autofocus, LED flash and other amazing features. Take cute selfies with the 5MP selfie shooter.

The Lenny 5 doesn’t support 4G LTE connectivity, but it accommodates dual Nano SIMs. It also has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS.

Battery And Availability

The Wiko Lenny 5 is powered by a non-removable 2800mAh battery with no fast charging technology. Wiko Lenny 5 is available on shopping stores, starting from $79 to $99, that’s about (N25,000 – N35,000).

Full Specification of Wiko Lenny 5

LAUNCH
・Announced: April 2018
・Status: Available. May 2018

NETWORK
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz / 1900 MHz / 850 MHz
・4G Support: No
・Dual SIM Support: Yes (Nano + Nano)

DESIGN
・Material Type: Plastic
・Dimensions: 74 x 153.5 x 9.2 mm
・Colour: Gold, Green, Red, Black
・Weight: 185g

・Screen Type: HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Size: 5.7-inch
・Resolution: 720 x 1440 pixels
・Pixel Density: 282ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 74.05%

SOFTWARE
・Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition
・Processor: Quad-core 1.3GHz
・Chipset type: MediaTek MT6580
・Graphics Processing Unit: ARM Mali-400 MP2

STORAGE
・Memory Card Slot: Yes, up to 128GB
・Internal storage: 16GB
・RAM: 1GB

CAMERA
・Back Camera: 8MP
・Front Camera: 5MP
・Back Flash: Yes, LED
・Front Flash: Yes

FEATURES
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Bluetooth: Yes
・Face Unlock: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: No
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, Magnetometer
・USB: 2.0
・GPS: Yes
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes

BATTERY
・Capacity: 2800mAh
・Type: Li-Po
・Standby Time: –
・Talktime: –
・Fast Charging: No

Posted by Joseph Young

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