Karbonn S5 Titanium – Low cost and high performance

Much like its previous phones, Karbonn is successful in integrating looks with functionality in a pocket-friendly manner with the S5 Titanium. Standing true to performance, the candybar shaped dual GSM SIM phone runs on an Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) operating system which is powered by the 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad Core processor with 1 GB RAM; fast processing, smooth operations and seamless performance is what you get with the S5 Titanium.

Image owned by Karbonn

Image owned by Karbonn

This Karbonn device sports a 5 inch capacitive touch screen that supports qHD display with 540 x 960 pixel resolution that make the colors and clarity stand out of the crowd. The IPS display on the phone makes for better viewing angles and the pinch zoom feature makes day to day smartphone usage that much easier.

The 8 megapixel camera with auto focus is built to capture precious moments that brighten up your colorless existence. The flash near the camera, which also doubles as a flashlight, ensures that low light does not affect the clarity of the photos that you take. The Karbonn S5 Titanium also sports a convenient 2 megapixel secondary camera and supports video recording as well.

Design and Connectivity

The clean lines and the rounded edges of the Karbonn S5 Titanium does not fail to make a bold yet minimalistic statement. The device packs a 3.5 mm audio jack as well apart from bluetooth that makes it easier to share media with compatible devices.

The S5 Titanium lays down a variety of connectivity options for you to choose from; check Facebook with your mobile data and experience super fast browsing speeds on GPRS, EDGE, WAP and 3G on one SIM or connect via the free Wi-Fi which can be used to tether the phone too.

Storage and Battery

Enjoy hours of talk time and thanks to the 2000 mAh battery that the phone draws its juice from. The S5 Titanium comes with 4 GB of ROM of which 1.4 GB is user accessible. The memory can be extended up to 32 GB with a microSD card.

Key Features

  • 5-inch qHD IPS Capacitive Touchscreen
  • SIM 1 Support 3G and SIM 2 Support 2G
  • Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS
  • 2 MP Secondary Camera
  • 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad Core Processor
  • Wi-Fi Enabled
  • 8 MP Primary Camera
  • Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB


This is an amazing phone that packs a punch with high end power and availability in terms of low price.  I have some doubts about it’s battery and the feel is a bit plasticky! That apart, I have no other complains about the phone. My verdict : Go for it if you want a lot but have a limited budget.


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