Infinix mobility took this month, September 2019, to release a new smartphone. Infinix Hot 8 is the latest Infinix smartphone in the market. Refreshing Infinix’s Hot smartphone line-up, the new Infinix Hot 8 packs quite a number of freshening features; a bigger view, an ameliorated camera system, a bigger battery, the list goes on. In short, this latest Infinix phone is highly speced up. Hence, we prepared a list of the key specifications of the Infinix Hot 8 which you’ll find not too far from here. After that, you’ll also find a detailed write-up where we analysed and digest these details. Let’s get you started with a run down.
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Infinix Hot 8 Price, Features and Spec List
- Launch: September 2019
- SIM: Dual-Nano-SIM
- Network: GSM/WCDMA/LTE/OTG
- Display: 6.52-inch
- OS: XOS 5.0 based on Android Pie 9.0
- Security: Fingerprint sensor & Face Unlock (0.3 seconds)
- Processor: Helio P22 (12nm) 2,0GHz Octa-Core
- Storage: 32/64GB
- RAM: 2/4GB
- Camera: Front (8MP) Rear (13MP+2MP+Light sensor)
- Battery: 5000mAh
- Price: NGN 36,500
Infinix Hot 8 Display
The new Infinix Hot 8 enlarges your view from Hot 7’s 6.2-inch to a massive 6.52-inch HD+ 20:9 Mini Drop Notch display. As we just relayed, that huge display featured on this device is a Drop Notch display, this notch contains the front camera and leaves the rest of that display for you to immerse yourself almost completely in your entertainment. The new Hot 8’s display can be as bright as 450nits, has a 90.3% rated screen-to-body ratio which means lesser bezels and a 2.5D glass to engross you in the view even more.
Infinix Hot 8 Battery
Infinix stepped up its Infinix Hot line-up power with the new Infinix Hot 8. While the former Hot 7 features a lesser 4000mAh battery, the new Hot 8 is powered by a game-changing 5000mAh battery which lasts longer and keeps up letting you do more without having to always jump from one charging point to another. However, according to Infinix mobility, you can expect this device to last for 22.5 hours on 4G talk time, 22.5 hours on music playback, 14 hours on video playback, 18.6 hours on web surfing, 11.4 hours gaming, and 25.4 hours on standby time. Infinix also promises that this Hot 8 should last for up to 3 days with its new smart AI power management.See Today’s Price
Infinix Hot 8 Camera
Even at first glance at the rear of the new Infinix Hot 8, you’ll notice a very impressive upgrade – the camera. Infinix equipped the new Infinix Hot 8 with a new AI triple camera setup at the rear which consists of a 13MP primary camera with a large f1.8 aperture to ensure that you capture those shots in maximal clarity, and introducing to you a 2MP depth sensor installed to gives you more depth and less noise and a dedicated lowlight sensor for better lowlight shots. In between that new triple rear camera setup is a Quad-LED flash too to illuminate the scene of your shots. Thus, this device gives you a mouthful of camera performances and features which includes PDAF which offers you high-speed autofocus technology. It continues with Auto Scene Detection that can detect up to 8 scenes, and AR Animoji Modes giving you custom bokeh, AI HDR, AI Beauty, and Panorama.
In the drop notch of the display of this device, you’ll find an 8MP selfie camera with an f2.0 aperture and a front flash designed to give you three front camera modes – AI Portrait, AI Beauty, and WideSelfie. With the Wide Selfie mode, you can fit more people into your selfies. Infinix Hot 8 front camera also lets you play with AR stickers with motion-detecting AR technology.
Infinix Hot 8 Performance
This device is much faster than its predecessor. The Infinix Hot 8 is run by an Helio P22 (12nm) Octa-Core 64-bit processor which has a CPU speed of 2.0GHz. This is sure a notable improvement from the former Infinix Hot 7’s 1.3GHz processor. Hence, as Infinix mobility promises, the new device will deliver a great performance. To make things even better, this device operates on XOS 5.0 cheetah (the latest version of Infinix UI) on the latest AndroidTM 9.0 Pie. This means that with the new Infinix Hot 8 you get the best user interface in an Infinix device and the latest Android operating system in an Android device. In short, this device will give you great user experience.
And speaking of great user experience, this new Infinix phone brings back Dirac Surround Sound for better smartphone sound experience. With the Dirac Stereo WideningTM technology, you can add more depth to your music – bass, sound quality, and volume.Check Lowest Price
Infinix Hot 8 Network and Connectivity
This Infinix phone features a 3-in-1 card slot for a Dual-Nano-SIM connectivity and a dedicated memory card. The Dual-Nano-SIM features in this device can take on B2/3/5/8 rated GSM network, B1/5/8 rated WCDMA network and allows you to enjoy B1/3/5/8/B38/B40/B41 rated 4G LTE network connection. The Infinix Hot 8 also comes with OTG connectivity, the latest Bluetooth connectivity version 5.0, and FM. Sported on this device is a 3.5mm audio jack.
Infinix Hot 8 Design
This device looks gorgeous in a dual gradient glass unibody design which rocks beautiful colours like Quetzal Cyan and Cosmic Purple. Hence, new Infinix Hot 8 looks quite premium, very attractive, and gives a smooth feel in the hand.
Infinix Hot 8 Memory
This Infinix latest phone features the latest memory variant, DDR4 RAM, to enable for the fastest information flow in and out of RAM, featuring a huge 4GB RAM. This device also packs a 64GB internal memory to store a great deal and a 4GB RAM to keep things running smoothly so you can worry less of lags. And like we were hinted on earlier, this device comes with a microSD card slot. Therefore, it allows for expandable memory of up to 256GB.
Infinix Hot 8 Security
Infinix equipped the new Infinix Hot 8 with a two personalized smartphone security technologies which include a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and a Face unlock, both of which unlocks your device in a matter of 0.3 seconds (according to Infinix mobility).
Infinix Hot 8 Sensors
Infinix Hot 8 features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, a G-Sensor, a Proximity sensor, a light sensor, and a Compass as far as sensors go.
So what do you think? Did we do well to cover all the details you needed to know about the new Infinix Hot 8 – the price, specs, and features review? What are those details of this new Infinix phone you find very impressive? Have you already laid your hands on this phone? What are you observances and experiences? Feel free to share your thoughts in your comments below. As usual, as more smartphones are popping up each day we’ll keep dropping more on the latest smartphones just to keep you posted. Same location. See ya!