Gionee X1 VS Infinix Hot 5 Smartphone (Compare)

Gionee X1 and Infinix Hot 5 has lots of similarities in terms of specifications, features and price but we are going to take a closer look at both features to determine which one is better among the two smartphones and the best way to do that is to compare them.

Gionee x1 VS Infinix Hot 5, Gionee X1 and Infinix Hot 5

If you are planning to buy either Gionee X1 or Infinix Hot 5 then this post will be helpful in terms of choice making between the two smartphones because we are going to look at their key features and functionalities.

Comparision overview (Gionee X1 VS Infinix Hot 5)

I will show you the comparison table below but before then we are going to discuss about their similarities, and differences among them to help you know which one is better.

Display & Design

Infinix Hot 5 is a bit bigger than Gionee X1 as it comes with 5.5 inch HD display while Gionee offers 5.0-inch IPS HD Screen display which means if you like bigger screen smartphones then you might consider going for the infinix Hot 5 but in terms of design, Gionee X1 looks more appealing to me than Hot 5.


Both smartphones are equipped with Android 7.0 Nougat operating system clocked with the same 1.3Hz Quad-core processor which means you shouldn’t put much consideration on their OS and Processor since both of them come with the same OS and CPU.

The only difference is that Infinix Hot 5 is powered by  XOS Based on Android 7 Nougat OS while Gionee X1 is built on Amigo OS 4.0 ( Based On Android 7.0 System).


There is no winner when it comes to memory as both of them comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage memory and should not be considered when making choice among the two smartphones, though infinix Hot 5 has another version with 1GB RAM.


Gionee X1 seems to be better than Infinix Hot 5 as it featured 8MP + 8MP front and back camera while Infinix Hot 5 comes with 5MP + 8MP front and back camera, based on their specs Gionee x1 seems to be better.


Infinix Hot 5 is powered by a 4000 mAh battery capacity while Gionee X1 comes with 3000 mAh battery capacity which clearly shows that Infinix Hot 5 is a winner with a stronger battery than Gionee X1


Gionee X1 is equipped with Fourth Generation Network (4G) while Infinix Hot 5 comes with Third Generation Network (3G) making Gionee X1 a clear winner with better data connectivity speed but both smartphones have a fingerprint sensor, dual sim etc.


Gionee X1 is a bit cheaper selling between ₦32,000 – ₦37,000 while Infinix Hot 5 is selling between ₦36,000 – ₦40,000

Where to Buy Gionee X1 and Infinix Hot 5

If you have finally made a choice and decides to go shopping right now then check out the offers below.

Gionee X1

Jumia Nigeria – See Offers | Jumia Kenya – See Offers | Jumia Ghana – See Offers

Infinix Hot 5

Jumia Nigeria – See Offers | Jumia Kenya – See Offers | Jumia Ghana – See Offers


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Comparison table between Gionee X1 VS Infinix Hot 5

You can find out yourself the one with better features than the other below looking at the comparision table below


Name Gionee X1 Infinix Hot 5
Released Year 2017 2018
Dual Sim Yes Yes
Colors Black, Gold  Red, Black, White, Gold, Green


Dimensions 144.3 x 72.2 x 8.8 mm 154.8 x 77.7 x 8.35 mm
Weight 168 g
Body Plastic Plastic


Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Touch yes with Multitouch yes with Multitouch
Display Size 5.0 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels 5.5 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels


Camera resolution 8 MP with autofocus 8 MP with autofocus
Front Camera yes 8 MP yes 5 MP
Video Yes Yes

Technical & Memory

Operating System Android 7.0 (Nougat) Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Processor Type (Octa Core) 1.3GHz octa-core Processor (Octa Core) 1.3GHz Processor
Chipset MediaTek MediaTek
Processor Speed 1.3GHz 1.3 GHz
GPU Mali-T720 Mali 400
Internal Memory 16 GB inbuilt 16 GB inbuilt
Card Slot yes upto 32 GB yes upto 32 GB


3G yes yes
4G yes no
GPRS yes yes
EDGE yes yes
WiFi yes Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot yes Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth yes yes
USB yes yes
Infrared port
GPS yes with A-GPS Support yes with A-GPS Support


Battery Type 3000 mAh Li-ion Battery  4000 mAh battery
Standby Time
Talk Time
Music play

Other Features

Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass  Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Music Player MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player MP3, WAV, eAAC+
Video Player MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD MP4/H.264 player
FM Radio yes yes
3.5 mm Audio Jack yes yes
Additional Features Geo-tagging, touch focus Geo-tagging, touch focus

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