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


NameGionee X1Infinix Hot 5
Released Year20172018
Dual SimYesYes
ColorsBlack, Gold Red, Black, White, Gold, Green


Dimensions144.3 x 72.2 x 8.8 mm154.8 x 77.7 x 8.35 mm
Weight168 g


TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colorsIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Touchyes with Multitouchyes with Multitouch
Display Size5.0 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels5.5 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels


Camera resolution8 MP with autofocus8 MP with autofocus
Front Camerayes 8 MPyes 5 MP

Technical & Memory

Operating SystemAndroid 7.0 (Nougat)Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Processor Type(Octa Core) 1.3GHz octa-core Processor(Octa Core) 1.3GHz Processor
Processor Speed1.3GHz1.3 GHz
GPUMali-T720Mali 400
Internal Memory16 GB inbuilt16 GB inbuilt
Card Slotyes upto 32 GByes upto 32 GB


WiFiyes Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspotyes Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Infrared port
GPSyes with A-GPS Supportyes with A-GPS Support


Battery Type3000 mAh Li-ion Battery 4000 mAh battery
Standby Time
Talk Time
Music play

Other Features

SensorsAccelerometer, proximity, compass Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
MessagingSMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IMSMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Music PlayerMP3/WAV/eAAC+ playerMP3, WAV, eAAC+
Video PlayerMPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviDMP4/H.264 player
FM Radioyesyes
3.5 mm Audio Jackyesyes
Additional FeaturesGeo-tagging, touch focusGeo-tagging, touch focus