Infinix just announced its latest entry-level phone – the Hot 8. It’s a budget device that actually packs some impressive specs.
Infinix Hot 8 features a 6.5-inch HD+ LCD display with a waterdrop notch and 20:9 aspect ratio. The selfie cam comes in at 8MP and the bezels are quite slim.
Going around the back we have a vertically stacked triple camera setup with a 13MP F1.8 main shooter. The other two are a 2 MP depth helper and a dedicated low-light sensor. You also have a fingerprint reader and LED flash.
It runs Android 9.0 Pie out of the box, powered by MediaTek Helio A22 12nm SoC with 4GB of RAM + 64GB onboard storage expandable via microSD card and yes it is housed by a huge battery capacity of 5000mAh.
It won’t dig a hole in your pocket, retail price is just $97, and will go on sell September 12th 2019. After October 30th, you can buy it in other stores for $111.
Highlight Specification of Infinix Hot 8
Display: 6.52-inch (1600×720 pixels) 20:9 aspect ratio HD+ display with 450 nits brightness, 1500:1contrast ratio
Chipset: 2GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762) 12nm processor with 650MHz IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
Storage: 4GB RAM + 64GB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
Operating System: Android 9.0 (Pie) with XOS 5.0
Camera: 13MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, Quad LED flash, 2MP Depth Sensor, VGA Low light Sensor; 8MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture, LED flash
Sensor: Fingerprint sensor
Dimensions: 165 x 76.3 x 8.7mm ; Weight: 179g
Network: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS,microUSB
It is indeed a budget smartphone available in Midnight Black, Cosmic Purple and Quetzal Cyan colors. Let us know what you think in comment.