Infinix has introduced its latest budget-centric smartphone, the Infinix Hot 8, in India. The smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs 6,999 and it will be available for purchase from Flipkart. Here we present all the important things you should know about the Infinix Hot 8.
Infinix Hot 8: Price and Availability
The Infinix Hot 8 comes with a price tag of Rs 6,999 and it is available for purchase from Flipkart starting from.
Infinix Hot 8: Display
In terms of display, the Infinix Hot 8 is backed by a 6.52-inch HD+ Drop Notch display with a screen resolution of 1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 aspect ratio and 2.5D curved glass. The display comes with a 90.3 per cent screen-to-body ratio and bears 269ppi pixel density.
Infinix Hot 8: Design
The phone features a gradient finish at the back panel. It comes with different colour options including Quetzal Cyan, Cosmic Purple, Shark Grey and Midnight Black.
Infinix Hot 8: Rear Camera
The phone is loaded with a triple-camera setup, which comes with a combination of 13-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, 2-megapixel depth sensor and a low light sensor.
Infinix Hot 8: Hardware
Talking about its performance, the Infinix Hot 8 is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 chipset along with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The memory can be further expanded up to 256GB via dedicated microSD card slot.
Infinix Hot 8: Camera Modes
The camera app comes with different modes like AI CAM, Beauty, Bokeh, AR Shot, Panorama and Video. The camera performance does not seem to be great in our initial testing.
Infinix Hot 8: Software
Talking about software, the Infinix Hot 8 runs on Android 9.0 Pie with the company’s custom user interface, XOS 5.0 running on top of it. The user interface comes loaded with a host of features.
Infinix Hot 8: Front Camera
For the front, there is an 8-megapixel shooter with f/2.0 aperture 81-degree field of view, 4P lens for selfies and video calling along with a front flash.
Infinix Hot 8: Battery
On the battery front, the Infinix Hot 8 is backed by a 5000mAh battery, which the company claims to deliver 22.5 hours of talk time, 22.5 hours of music playback, 14 hours of video playback, 18.6 hours of web surfing, 11.4 hours of gaming and 25.4 days of standby time.
Infinix Hot 8: Connectivity options
In terms of connectivity, it sports 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, dual-SIM, 3.5mm jack, FM Radio, OTG, microUSB, GPS and WiFi. The phone measures 165 x 76.3 x 8.7 mm and weighs 179 grams.
Infinix Hot 8: Other features
The phone is equipped with a fingerprint sensor at the back panel and it is equipped with face unlock feature. For audio, the phone supports DIRAC surround sound.
Infinix Hot 8: Competition
As for the competition is concerned, the Infinix Hot 8 will face a stiff competition against the likes of Xiaomi Redmi 7A, Vivo Y90, Realme C2 and more.