Nubia Red Magic 5G Lite is the new name of Nubia Play 5G outside China

After some high-end gaming smartphones with some high-end specs and high price range Nubia came up with a mid-range gaming beast with all kinds of gaming necessities in a smartphone. The smartphone was previously launched in China under the name Nubia Play 5G.

Recently the the same model code of Nubia Play which is NX651J was certified at the GCF (Global Certification Forum) and EEC (Eurasian Economic Commission) with the name Nubia Red Magic 5G Lite.

Specifications of Nubia Play 5G:

The Nubia Play 5G will feature a 6.65-inches FHD+ AMOLED display with a 144Hz refresh rate and a 240Hz touch sampling rate similar to Nubia Red Magic 5G. Something a true gamer will always appreciate. The display has no notch or any punch-hole designs to help gamers for a seamless view.

At the back, we find a 48MP main Sony IMX582 shooter alongside an 8MP ultrawide snapper aided by two 2MP modules – one for macro shots and another for depth data. The front-facing camera sensor is 12MP and is housed at the upper bezel.

Nubia Play 5G Launched With 144Hz Display & 5G; Priced At Rs ...
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Nubia Play 5G smartphone comes powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G processor and Adreno 620 GPU paired with LPDDR4X RAM and UFS 2.1 storage. The device supports 5G connectivity. The right-hand side of the phone features the two capacitive shoulder buttons for enhanced gaming utility.

The massive 5100 mAh battery of Nova Play 5G supports 30W fast wired charging while the software front is covered by nubiaUI 8.0 on top of Android 10.

Nubia Play 5G with 144Hz display and Snapdragon 765G launched in China
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For gaming, the device features dual customizable shoulder buttons as well as an ICE 2.5 cooling system which is a combination of 61mm liquid cooling pipe, thermal gel, copper foil, and graphite sheet. Other features of the phone include dual-mode 5G – SA (standalone) / NSA (non-standalone) support, in-display fingerprint sensor, DTS Audio, and dual stereo speakers.

Price in China:

Storage ConfigurationPrice
6GB RAM  + 128GB ROM2,399 Yuan (approx $339)
8GB RAM + 128GB ROM2,699 Yuan (approx $382)
8GB RAM  + 256GB ROM2,999 Yuan (approx $424)

The exact pricing details of the smartphone is not revealed for the global market but you can guess the price range from the above table.


Arnab Das
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