28 C
Lagos
Thursday, July 2, 2020

Infinix Hot 8 Released: Features, Review

- Advertisement - data-full-width-responsive="false">
- Advertisement -

Infinix Mobility has announced the new Infinix Hot 8 device on Wednesday. The device that is mean to serve as direct successor the Infinix Hot 7 was released in India first (might come to Nigeria anytime soon).

Infinix Hot 8 Features

- Advertisement -

So, here are the features in case you want to buy this device.

Design and Display

The Infinix Hot 8 has the basic design of any smartphone in the budget market though there is improved sleek look, glass unibody and round edges.

The gradiant color is pleasing as well as the water drop notch. Seems like Transsion holding is beginning to love the games of cameras as the triple camera set up that graced the Hot S4 and Smart 3 Pro made a comeback here.

The vertical camera and the flashlight graces the top left side of back the phone. The fingerprint is in the middle.

The Infinix Hot 8 comes with a 6.52 HD+ massive display with a 20:9 aspect ratio and what infinix claims is a 90% screen-to-body ratio. This good for games and seeing movies. The resolution stands at 720*1600.

Other aspects includes a 3 in card slot for two nano sim and SD card. Colour options are Quetzal Cyan, Cosmic Purple, Shark Grey, Midnight Black

Camera

There is an 8MP AI single camera module that relies on screen flash (which infinix terms Magic LRD flash). The 8 MP camera seems to be a norm for budget devices nowadays.

For the rear camera, there is a triple camera setup + powerful Quad flash. The modules consists of 13MP + 2 MP lenses and a low light sensor. The Lenses are same with the Hot 7 Pro and Smart 3 plus.

It still came with the AR stickers though

Hardware components and Software

There are two variants of the Hot 7 device. One variant runs on the Helio P22 Cortex A53 Octacore processor at 2.0 GHz while the other is Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22 Quadcore processor at 2.0 GHz.

For storage, you either get a 2GB of RAM space version with 32GB stotage space (the Quadcore processor version) or you have 4GB of RAM space version with 64 GB storage space (octacore processor).

Both devices runs on Android 9.0 under the XOS 5 skin

Nigerians should not expect the 4GB version though as Infinix has made a habit of sending us a 1GB of RAM variant with 16GB storage and Android GO.

Battery

Infinix was kind enough to add a 5000mAh battery to the device. That should allow 18.1 hrs of 4G Talk-time, 17.6 hrs Music Playback, 14 hrs Video Playback, 18.6 hrs Web Surfing, 11.4 hrs Gaming. Unfortunately, there is no mention of flashcharge hence it will take about 3 hours to fill up the juice.

Price

The Infinix Hot 8 (2GB variants) sells for around 7000 Indian Rupees which should be around N36000 giving current rates as when this article was written.

For furter specifications, check our specifications category here.

Do well to comment and share with friend and family

- Advertisement -
Ini Laurence Inyanghttps://rencetek.com
Laurence is a computer science graduate. He sees himself as "Simple," but "Always Curious." When he is not seeing anime or reading about phones and trending technologies, he is somewhere in his room building WordPress websites for his web agency. He is here to give accurate information and also help people with his articles. You can reach him via any of the social media handles.
- Advertisement -

Trending Now

Jay Kordich PGP001 PowerGrind Pro

Jay Kordich is the self-proclaimed father of juicing. He began a diet of raw juices as a result of a life-threatening illness. After his...
- Advertisement -

Startimes Subscription Prices, Packages and Channels List in 2020

StarTimes Nigeria is one of the popular cable TV providers in Nigeria. This service is a subsidiary of a Chinese based company called Startimes...

GB WhatsApp, WhatsApp Plus and OG WhatsApp Tips and Tricks

Checkout the new GB WhatsApp Tutorial. Hello, welcome to WhatsApp Plus, OG WhatsApp and GB WhatsApp tips and tricks. For the sake of this article,...

GB WhatsApp Pro, OG WhatsApp Pro V8.10 (GB OG Replacements) Latest Version

Good day peeps, the latest GBWhatsApp is here... and it is called the GB WhatsApp Pro Remember earlier, GB Mods the maker of GB WhatsApp...

Best Low Size PC Action Games For Your Old PC/Laptop With Low Specs

Gaming time is one our favorite time and nothing beats the ability to play high-quality games on our PCs but like some of our...

DStv Channels List, Packages and Prices in 2020

Thousands of people in Nigeria have put their trust in DStv to provide them with the very best of television shows and programs. DStv (Digital...

5 Best Under 15,000 Naira Smartphones in Nigeria

Smartphones are currently like the way of life today, and everybody needs one of them devices. The need to stay up to par with...

10 Best Places to Download Bollywood Movies

Do you spend hours watching Bollywood movies as I do? Have you been in search of the perfect sites to download the best Hindi...

MyGOtv App – Manage Your GOtv Account & Subscription Easily

Multichoice Nigeria, the owners of DStv and GOtv has recently launched a new mobile application called MyGOtv, for its popular digital platform, GOtv. According to...

How to Fix Home Key, Recent Key and Notification Bar Not Working?

There is a bug in the Android OS that dates back as far as the Lollipop Version and it is one of the most...

How to Make Payment for Your StarTimes Subscription

StarTimes users must be super excited about how easy it has become to get their cables subscription done. All you need in 2019 is...
- Advertisement -

Related Posts

3 Android Phones That Could Rival the iPhone X for Less Price

The android market has always been a place for fierce battles among manufacturers of smartphones and over the years, the competition for customers has...

Top UI Design Fundamentals to Consider

Today, web apps or websites are not only meant to reach desktops, but with the variety of Internet-enabled mobile devices out there, it is...

Elephone S9 With 18:9 Aspect Ratio, 3 Cameras and Android Oreo OS Announced

June 2017 was barely 17 days old when Elephone released the Elephone S8 - which was a tri-bezelless beauty accompanied by 4GB RAM, 2K...

DSLR Camera Buying Guide: What to Look Out for?

Thexplorion presents DSLR Camera buying guide which will help you choose right camera for your needs. I remember when i went to buy DSLR camera...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here