iNew U5 smartphone now selling worldwide for USD 98.92

Today, we got introduced to a new smartphone manufacturer from China called iNew and would like to talk about their smartphone named iNew U5. Lets go through the details of this unlocked smartphone.


The iNew U5 is a budget smartphone and is available in Gray, Pink and Golden color variants on Gearbest. It is an unlocked device that can be used with most telecom operators from around the world and has been priced at US $98.92.

The e-commerce giant from China delivers in most countries with free shipping. However, you could also expedite the shipping by paying nominal charges and get it within 3-7 business days. Lets have a look at the specifications and features of the device.

iNew U5 Specifications

The iNew U5 features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display. It is powered by a 1.0 GHz quad-core MediaTek MTK6735 64-bit processor along with Mali-T720 GPU. It has 1 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory, which can be expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS out of the box.

The U5 is equipped with a 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash. On the front, there is a 2 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It is 8.2 mm thick and weighs 143 grams. It supports Dual SIM (micro) with Dual standby mode.

On the connectivity front, the U5 has 4G LTE (FDD-LTE : 800/900/1800/2100/2600 MHz), 3G (WCDMA : 900/2100 MHz), 2G (GSM : 850/900/1800/1900 MHz), WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. It has a 2,300 mAh removable Li-ion battery under the hood.

The package of iNew U5 contains Cell Phone (1), Battery (1), Screen Protector (1), Power Adapter (1), USB Cable (1) and English Manual (1).

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