Lenovo S5 Pro GT launches with Snapdragon 660 processor and a ¥1198 (~$174) price tag

by Habeeb Onawole 0

At its launch event today, Lenovo announced a new version of the S5 Pro. Called the Lenovo S5 Pro GT, it comes with a more powerful processor and retains the rest of the specs of the regular variant.

Lenovo S5 Pro GT poster

The Lenovo S5 Pro GT’s only change is the switch from a Snapdragon 636 processor to a Snapdragon 660 chipset. It has a 6.2-inch 1080 x 2246 display with an 18.7:9 aspect ratio. The S5 Pro Gt comes in three variants – 4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 64GB, and 6GB + 128GB.

The rear cameras remain the same as the Snapdragon 636 version – a 12MP f/1.8 primary sensor and a 20MP f/2.6 secondary camera. The notch in front is home to a 20MP + 8MP dual camera combo. The Lenovo S5 Pro GT has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and also has IR Face Unlock.

It still runs Android 8.1 Oreo with ZUI 5.0 out of the box and packs a 3,500mAh battery with support for 18W fast-charging. There is a USB-C port and a 3.5mm audio jack at the bottom, Bluetooth 5.0, Dirac audio, dual-SIM support and even has a gaming mode.

Lenovo S5 Pro GT price

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The Lenovo Z5 Pro GT comes in Black, Gold, and Blue. It starts at ¥1198 (~$174) for the 4GB RAM + 64GB version, then ¥1298 (~$188) for the 6GB RAM + 64GB RAM version, and ¥1498 (~$217) for the 6GB RAM + 128GB version. The phone will be sold on JD.com, Suning, and the official Lenovo store. It is already available for pre-order ahead of its first sale on December 24 at 10 AM.