Medion Life X5001


Medion Life X5001
Medion Life X5001 (Life Series)
Graphics adapter
5.00 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel, glossy: yes
130 g ( = 4.59 oz / 0.29 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
200 Euro



Average Score: 72.67% - average
Average of 3 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: 62%, performance: - %, features: 69%, display: 87% mobility: 48%, workmanship: 40%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Medion Life X5001

73% Teure Enttäuschung
Source: German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/20/2015
Rating: Total score: 73% price: 62% features: 78% display: 87% mobility: 56%
54% Günstiges Full HD-Smartphone ausprobiert
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/12/2015
Rating: Total score: 54% features: 60% mobility: 40% workmanship: 40%
91% Medion Life X5001
Source: SFT - Heft 6/2015 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 05/01/2015
Rating: Total score: 91%
Gute Leistung für 177
Source: German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/01/2015


Model: The Medion Life X5001 is a powerful yet simple looking smartphone in the 5 inch screen category. From the front, there is a black glossy bezel around the screen which also contains the menu, home and back button at the bottom. The back cover is equally elegant with its full black finish and the edges of the device are rounded off.

Only the camera cut-out, flash and the simple Medion X5001 branding are located on the low-profile back cover. The Android KitKat 4.4 device packs in a powerful 2.0 GHz octa-core processor, 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal memory. Users can expand the storage capacity using a microSD card by up to 32 GB. The Medion Life X5001 is a dual-SIM device that uses the micro-SIM standard.

The 5 inch Full HD panel with IPS technology produces vivid colors and sharp images. The smartphone features a high quality rear sensor with 13 MP and a 5 MP front sensor. Other features on the Medion Life X5001 are Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and FM radio capability.

The 130 g smartphone packs in a 2150 mAh Li-Ion battery giving superb battery life. Medion offers a 3-year warranty assurance which proves that the Medion Life X5001 is made high quality.


These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

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This is a typical smartphone diagonal.

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0.13 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.

Medion: Medion AG is a German consumer electronics company. It operates in Europe, the United States, and the Asia-Pacific region. The main products are computers, TVs, refrigerators, toasters, and fitness equipment. The manufacturer of laptops Medion mainly is active in the German market, but to smaller extent also in Western Europe. Market shares and amount of reviews are low. Above all, supermarkets like Aldi sell their laptops. In 2011, Medion has been acquired by the laptop manufacturer Lenovo.

Medion reviews

72.67%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.

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Stefan Hinum, 2015-01- 8 (Update: 2015-01- 8)