Elephone A5


Elephone A5
Elephone A5 (A Series)
Graphics adapter
4096 MB 
6.18 inch 19:9, 2246 x 1080 pixel 403 PPI, kapazitiver Touchscreen, IPS, glossy: yes
64 GB eMMC Flash, 64 GB 
, 57 GB free
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3,5mm-Klinkenanschluss, Card Reader: microSD bis 512 GB, 1 Fingerprint Reader, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: Beschleunigungssensor, Gyroskop, Annäherungssensor, Kompass, USB-C
802.11a/b/g/n (a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.2, 2G (850/​900/​1800/​1900), 3G (B1/​B5/​B8/​B34/​B39), 4G (B1/​B3/​B5/​B7/​B8/​B20/​B28/​B38/​B39/​B40/​B41), Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.1 x 155 x 75.5 ( = 0.32 x 6.1 x 2.97 in)
15.2 Wh, 4000 mAh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Android 8.1 Oreo
Primary Camera: 12 MPix f/​2.0, Phasenvergleich-AF, LED-Blitz, Videos @1080p/​30fps (Hauptkamera); 5.0MP, Tiefenschärfe (Zweitkamera); 0.3MP (Drittkamera)
Secondary Camera: 20 MPix (Hauptkamera); 2.0MP (Zweitkamera)
Additional features
Speakers: Monolautsprecher an der Unterkante, Keyboard: virtuelles Keyboard, Ladegerät, USB-Kabel, SIM-Tool, Hülle, 12 Months Warranty, fanless
200 g ( = 7.05 oz / 0.44 pounds), Power Supply: 53 g ( = 1.87 oz / 0.12 pounds)
200 Euro



Average Score: 73.97% - average
Average of 7 scores (from 9 reviews)
price: 75%, performance: 67%, features: 70%, display: 84% mobility: 77%, workmanship: 89%, ergonomy: 77%, emissions: 97%

Reviews for the Elephone A5

82.8% Elephone A5 Smartphone Review | Notebookcheck
A defining Apple feature can now be found on an Android smartphone for a fraction of the price. Can this budget off-brand device really offer a flagship experience?
Elephone A5 Mittelklasse-Smartphone mit Triple-Kamera
Source: Hartware German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/21/2019
70% Der Hingucker mit Schönheitsfehlern
Source: WinFuture German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/09/2019
Rating: Total score: 70%
Elephone A5
Source: ChinaMobileMag German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/03/2019
78% Elephone A5
Source: German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/27/2018
Rating: Total score: 78% performance: 75% display: 80% mobility: 60% workmanship: 100%
94% ▷[Análisis] Elephone A5, Opiniones y Review de un móvil con 5 cámaras y Android Pie 9.0 en oferta limitada
Source: Mi Mundo Gadget Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/06/2018
Rating: Total score: 94% features: 100% mobility: 90% workmanship: 100%
80% Análise: smartphone Elephone A5… com câmara tripla?
Source: Pplware Portuegese PT→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/17/2019
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 70% display: 90% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
68% Recensione Elephone A5
Source: Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/10/2019
Rating: Total score: 68% price: 75% features: 70% display: 80% mobility: 65% workmanship: 75% ergonomy: 75%
Recensione Elephone A5
Source: Notebook Italia Italian IT→EN
Positive: Decent hardware; nice performance; long battery life; elegant design. Negative: Poor cameras.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/07/2019
45% Elephone A5
Source: NO→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/03/2019
Rating: Total score: 45%


ARM Mali-G72 MP3: Integrated graphics card from ARM with 3 cores based on the 2nd generation of the Bifrost architecture. Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
Helio P60: ARM based octa-core SoC with 4x big ARM Cortex-A73 cores and 4x small and power efficient ARM Cortex-A53 cores. All clocked up to 2 GHz. Integrates a Cat-7 (DL) / Cat-13 (UL) LTE Modem (4G), ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU and a dedicated AI processing unit.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.2 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


The smartphone manufacturer ELEPHONE Communication Technology Co. Ltd. was founded in China in 2006. The sales numbers are limited and so are the number of reviews. The ratings are average (as of 2016).

73.97%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2019-01- 1)