nubia Red Magic 5S Specs


nubia Red Magic 5S is a gaming phone with advanced liquid cooling and a Turbo Fan. The phone is available in two configurations - 8GB RAM with 128GB storage and 12GB RAM with 256GB storage. Other specs include a 6.7-inch AMOLED display with a 144Hz refresh rate, Snapdragon 865 processor, and 4500mAh battery. There is a triple camera with a 64MP main sensor on the back, while the front shooter is 8MP. The Red Magic 5S is available for starting price of $579/ €579.

This device is also known as nubia RedMagic 5S


  • High refresh rate (144Hz)
  • 5G ready


  • Thick body (0.38 inches)

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Size: 6.7 inches
Resolution: 2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, 388 PPI
Technology: AMOLED
Refresh rate: 144Hz
Screen-to-body: 82.54 %
Peak brightness: 600 cd/m2 (nit)
Features: HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor


System chip: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 (7 nm)
Processor: Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit
GPU: Adreno 650
Internal storage: 128GB (UFS 3.1)
Device type: Smartphone
OS: Android (10), nubia Red Magic UI


Capacity: 4500 mAh
Type: Not user replaceable
Charging: USB Power Delivery
Max charge speed: Wired: 55.0W


Rear: Triple camera
Main camera: 64 MP (PDAF)
Specifications: Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.7"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Second camera: 8 MP (Ultra-wide)
Specifications: Aperture size: F2.0; Focal Length: 13 mm; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Third camera: 2 MP (Macro)
Specifications: Pixel size: 1.75 μm
Video recording: 7680x4320 (8K UHD) (15 fps), 3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (480 fps)
Features: Time-lapse video
Front: 8 MP (HDR)
Video capture: 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Dimensions: 6.64 x 3.07 x 0.38 inches (168.56 x 78 x 9.75 mm)
Weight: 7.76 oz (220.0 g)
Materials: Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass); Frame: Metal
Biometrics: Fingerprint (touch)
Colors: Sonic silver


5G: n41, n78, SA, NSA
4G (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+)
4G (TDD): Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
3G: Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(800), 8(900)
Data Speed: LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
Dual SIM: Yes
SIM type: Nano SIM


Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Speakers: Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Features: aptX
Screen mirroring: Wireless screen share
Additional microphone(s): for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 5.1
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
USB: Type-C (reversible), USB 3.0
Features: Charging, OTG
Location: GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Dual-band positioning, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Other: NFC

Buyers information

Price: $ 579 / € 579
In The Box: 18W Power Adapter, Type-C data cable, Protective Case (Transparent), SIM tray ejector, Documentation


Officially announced: Aug 26, 2020
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Alternative variants

nubia Red Magic 5S

with 256GB storage

Differences from the main variant:
Internal storage: 256GB
Colors: Pulse
Price: $ 649 / € 649


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