UMIDIGI A5 Pro

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UMIDIGI A5 Pro Quick Specs: Android 9 Pie smartphone features a 6.26-inch display, Helio P23 chipset, 16 MP + 5 MP depth sensor + 8 MP 120-degree ultra-wide angle triple camera, 4 GB RAM, 32 GB internal memory, and a 4150 mAh battery.

Phone Status: Official. UMIDIGI A5 Pro is an entry-level smartphone in the $150 price range. Released in May 2019 and offering a stately double-sided 2.5D curved glass design and a respectable set of features and specs, it quickly became the company’s most popular phone model for the year.

UMIDIGI A5 Pro Specs and Features

Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: LTE, VoLTE 1(2100) / 2(1900) / 3(1800) / 4(1700/2100) / 5(850) / 7(2600) / 8(900) / 12(700) / 13(700) / 17(700) / 18(800) / 19(800) / 20(800) / 26(850) / 28(700) / 38(2600) / 40(2300) / 41(2500).
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
  • Software / OS: Stock Android 9 Pie

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 156 x 75.9 x 8.2 mm
  • Weight: 203 g
  • Display: 6.26 inches, 2280 x 1080 pixels, 19:9 aspect ratio, Double-sided 2.5D Curved Glass, In-Cell LTPS screen, waterdrop notch
  • Colours: Space Gray. Breathing Crystal.
  • Physical Build: Plastic.
UMIDIGI A5 Pro full phone specs and price
UMIDIGI A5 Pro full phone specs and price

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 64-bit, 1.8 GHz Octa-core, Cortex-A53
  • Processor Name: Helio P23
  • Graphics Processor:  ‎ARM Mali G71 MP2 700MHz
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • Internal Storage: 32 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Rear Camera: 16 MP Sony IMX398 + 5 MP depth sensor + 8 MP ultra-wide angle triple camera, f2.2 Aperture, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front-facing Camera: 16 megapixels, f2.0 Aperture, AI Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture.

umidigi a5 pro rear triple camera

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speakers
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.

Sensors

  • Digital Compass: No.
  • Accelerometer: No.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: Yes.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): Yes.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes.
  • Infra-red Senor: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth: v4.2, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • USB: microUSB v2.0; USB-OTG
  • NFC: No.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Ion 4150 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 10W Fast Charging
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Announced: May 2019
  • Market Availability: May 21, 2019

UMIDIGI A5 Pro Price and Availability

  • Country Availability: Online.
  • Price: $153.

UMIDIGI A5 Pro breathing crystal

Questions about UMIDIGI A5 Pro

How much is UMIDIGI A5 Pro in Nigeria?

In Nigeria, UMIDIGI A5 Pro starts at around ₦39,990 on various online stores and retail outlets. Most of them ship in the device from suppliers in China.

Is UMIDIGI A5 Pro water-proof?

The UMIDIGI A5 Pro does not have any official IP rating, and so it is safe to say that it is not water-proof or dust proof.

Is UMIDIGI A5 Pro a 4G phone?

UMIDIGI A5 Pro supports 17 4G LTE bands, making it a very versatile 4G smartphone, especially for the price.

Will UMIDIGI A5 Pro work in USA?

The A5 Pro is compatible with some US carriers like AT&T, Verizon, Metro PCS, Sprint, T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, Boost Mobile, H2O Wireless, Ting, US Cellular, and Google Project Fi. Because it may not have perfect coverage with all carriers in all locations, it is recommended that you make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported by them and determine the extent of compatibility at your location or the location you are travelling to.

Where can I buy UMIDIGI A5 Pro?

You can buy the A5 Pro on e-commerce sites like Amazon, AliExpress, Jumia, and others.

UMIDIGI A5 Pro News & Updates

In April 2020, UMIDIGI began teasing a new entry-level phone, UMIDIGI A7 Pro to go official on the 6th of May.  The mobile phone manufacturer named it the successor to the A5 Pro. The A7 Pro has two storage options of 64GB and 128GB.

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

Looking at the specs and the price of UMIDIGI A5 Pro, this looks like really solid value for money and an attractive option for budget seekers to explore.

Our Buyer’s Guide Verdict is recommendation that we make based on our evaluation the specs of the device. It is a general guide designed to help you understand how much value a smartphone offers for its price. It is not a stamp of quality assessment or an endorsement of the device or of the manufacturers. Be sure to ask questions and use your judgement when buying any device, as MobilityArena may not be held responsible for your buying decisions.

UMIDIGI A5 Pro Review Rating

We are yet to review the UMIDIGI A5 Pro, but a Mobilista has shared the story of how he got one and his experience with it. You can read it HERE.

Disclaimer: While we take the pains to ensure accuracy, we can not guarantee that the specs and  information on this page about the UMIDIGI A5 Pro are 100% correct. If you think that any information for the current phone is wrong or missing, please contact us.

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