UmiDigi G Specs & Price

Umidigi G
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UmiDigi G is the most affordable smartphone from UmiDigi since it rebranded early this year. It is the second phone from the company behind the UmiDigi C Note to be loaded with Android 7.0 out of the box. Umidigi G features a 5-inch display with a premium design.

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UMidigi G Key Specs & Features

  • 5-inch Touch Display, 720 x 1280 pixels (293ppi)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • 1.3GHz quad-core MTK6737 CPU with 2GB RAM
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat), Stock Android
  • 32GB Storage, up to 256GB memory card
  • 8MP Rear Camera and 2MP Front Camera
  • 4G LTE Data
  • Fingerprint Sensor (Front)
  • 2000 mAh Battery

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Design, Display, Camera

Umidigi G features a sleek design. It is slim and light measuring 7.5 mm and weighing 135.5 g. The is built on a premium-looking polycarbonate base with five layers of metallic spray finish.

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Umidigi G has a 5.0-inch display from Sharp. The display features 720 x 1280 pixels resolution and is covered with a 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 4. Above the screen, the Umidigi G sports a 2 megapixels camera. An 8 megapixels camera is provided on the back. Umidigi G features a fingerprint sensor below the screen.

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Hardware & Software

Umidigi G at less than $100 is an entry-level smartphone and the internals supports that. It runs Android 7.0 (Nougat) on the 1.3GHz quad-core Mediatek MTK6737 with 2GB RAM. The Android phone sports 16GB built-in storage with support for up to 256GB microSD memory card. It features dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, and micro USB.

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Umidigi G supports 4G LTE on MTN, Etisalat, InterC, Smile, and NTel in Nigeria. The smartphone sports a 2000 mAh battery with over 28 hours talktime.

Pricing and Availability

Pre-order for the Umidigi G begins on May 16, 2017. It is listed on Gearbest at a price of $99. You can also find the smartphone at online retailers like Chinavasion and AliExpress. Umidigi G will start shipping from May 20.

The Umidigi G will eventually sell on Jumia Nigeria as some of the older models from Umidigi are currently being offered by an international third party seller. When that happens, Umidigi G price in Nigeria should range from 40,000 Naira and 85,000 Naira.

UMidigi G Specs

Here specs of the UMidigi G Smartphone:

General Features

  • Platform: Android 7.0 (Nougat), Stock Android
  • Processor: 1.3GHz quad-core Processor (Mediatek MTK6737)
  • GPU: ARM MALI-T720 MP2
  • Memory: 2GB RAM
  • Colours: Gold, Black
  • Dimension: 142.7 x 70.5 x 7.5 mm
  • Weight: 135.5 g
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual-SIM, Dual Standby


  • Display: 5-inch Touch Display, 720 x 1280 pixels (293 ppi)
  • Screen Protection: 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 4


  • Rear Camera: 8 MP Camera, HD Video
  • Rear Camera Features: Autofocus, LED Flash, Face Detection
  • Front Camera: 2 MP Camera


  • Built-in Storage: 16GB
  • Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 256GB (requires SIM2 slot)
  • Bundled Cloud Storage:

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
  • 2G CDMA 1X: No
  • 3G WCDMA: 900 / 2100MHz
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: Yes, LTE Band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 20(800)

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes, up to 48kbps
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes, up to 21Mbps
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.1
  • NFC: No
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • USB Port: Yes, microUSB 2.0


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol:


  • Music Player: Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
  • Video Player: Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, GPS with A-GPS
  • Maps: Yes, Google Maps

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: No
  • Pedometer: No
  • Gyroscope: No
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Front)
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control:
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant:
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: No (download at store)
  • Document Viewer: No (download at store)
  • Document Editor: No (download at store)


  • Battery: 2000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-Removable)
  • Standby Time: up to 120 hours
  • Talktime: up to 28 hours
  • Gaming Time:
  • Video Playback: up to 11 hours
  • Music Playback: up to 42 hours
Paschal Okafor is NaijaTechGuide Team Lead. The article UmiDigi G Specs & Price was written by Paschal Okafor. The article was last modified: June 15th, 2021

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