Elephone U5.1
Elephone U5.1

Elephone has again presented to us another nice-looking budget smartphone that features a decent specification and good battery. The phone is the Elephone U5 and it parades a quad cameras setup and an impressive selfies snapper.

Design And Display

In terms of body design, the Elephone U5 parades a similar body with the Elephone E10 smartphone. It has a smooth panel wrapped with premium plastic and its also housing square cameras and then a fingerprint scanner on the side. The panel is available in attractive color shades and it also has some writing and an Elephone branded logo.

The smartphone adopts a punch hole that has a large screen size of 6.4 inches with an IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The screen has a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, and 392 PPI density, and it also reaches an 84.5% screen-to-body ratio.

Elephone U5 4
Elephone U5 4

Cameras Features

The camera is one of the phone’s top-selling points. The U5 packs four cameras setup. The camera consist of 48 MP + 13 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP lenses. It has some internal features apart from the LED lash that will improve the overall image quality. It can also shoot 1080p@30fps videos. The 24 MP camera on the front comes with a Face ID, Face Beautification, and can also shoot 2K videos quality.

Hardware And Software

Rocking the phone from the inside is a Mediatek MT6771V/C Helio P60 chipset built on a 12nm process node and it also has an octa-core processor clocking at a speed of 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53. It has Mali-G72 MP3 for graphics and runs on an Android 10 operating system.

Storage Capacity And Sensors

Just like the Elephone E10 Pro, users will get generous inbuilt storage of 128GB paired with 4GB RAM for a smooth performance. The memory is expandable up to 256GB using a micro SDcard. As for the sensors, the Elephone U5 has Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, and proximity.

Battery Power And Network Connectivity

There is a 4000 mAh battery that has fast charging technology. The battery will hold power for up to 32 hours of Talktime and 30 hours of music playback. Other features on the Elephone U5 are dual SIMs, 4G LTE network for fast internet, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, NFC, FM radio, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS and 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector.

Elephone U5 Full Specifications

Model NameElephone U5
Announced2020, August 8th
Market AvailabilityAvailable


Network TypeGSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G NetworkHSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G NetworkYes
5G NetworkNo
Network SpeedHSPA, LTE-A / 5G
Network GPRSYes
Network EDGEYes
SIM TypeDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Body BuildGlass front, plastic back
Body Dimensions
Body Weight
Body ColorsMidnight Black, Ocean Blue


Display TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display Size6.4 inches
Display Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio
Display MultitouchYes
Display Pixel Density392 ppi density
Display Screen ProtectionYes Corning Gorilla


Primary Camera48 MP + 13 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP
Secondary Camera24 megapixel
Camera FeaturesLED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Camera FlashYes


Operating SystemAndroid
OS Version10
User InterfaceYes


ChipsetMediatek MT6771V/C Helio P60 (12nm)
CPUOcta-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor (GPU)Mali-G72 MP3
System Internal Memory4GB RAM
Internal Storage128 GB
Storage Card SlotYes
SensorsFingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity


Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi HotspotYes
BluetoothYes, 5.0, A2DP
USB TypeType – C
GPSYes, with A-GPS


Battery TypeLi-Po Battery
Battery Capacity4000 mAh battery
Battery PlacementNonremovable
Fast ChargingYes
Wireless ChargingNo
Battery Standby
Battery Talk Time
Battery Music Play Time


Audio PlaybackYes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video PlaybackYes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Outn/a
FM Radion/a
Alert TypesVibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Ring TonesMP3, WAV
LoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jackYes

Other Features

MessagingSMS (threaded view), MMS, Email
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Elephone U5 Price And Availability

The Elephone U5 is now available for purchase and the phone ships in Midnight Black, and Ocean Blue. You can buy it at a price of $186.

Where To Buy Elephone U5

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