The Hong Kong based tech giant, Infinix, announced its latest entry-level phone today – the Infinix Hot 8. Countries that are most likely to get this Hot 8 first are India, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya and some other African countries. It is a budget smartphone that actually come with some interesting specs considering its initial starting price of $97. Let me show you the full specification and features you should be expecting from this device.
Infinix Hot 8 Features
The Infinix Hot 8 comes with 6.5 inch HD+ LCD display, having a waterdrop notch and a 20:9 aspect ratio. It has an 8MP selfie camera housed in the notch and the bezels are quite slim too.
At the back, you will find a vertical triple camera setup made up of a 13MP main shooter, 2MP depth sensor, and 2MP low-light sensor. You willalso find a fingerprint reader and LED flash at the rear panel.
Under the hood, the Infinix Hot 8 packs a MediaTek Helio P22 chipset paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. The internal storage can be expanded further via a microSD card slot. The Hot 8.also packs a massive 5000mAh battery which charges over microUSB. On the software front, the Hot 8 runs on Infinix XOS 5.0 on top of Android Pie.
Infinix Hot 8 Price and Availability
The Infinix Hot 8 will go on sale in India starting from September 12 through Flipkart and the price will start at INR6,999 ($97) until October 30. After that the price will increase to INR7,999 ($111). The phone will be available in three colours; Cosmic Purple, Midnight Black, and Quetzal Cyan. You can find the Infinix Hot 8 price in Nigeria, Ghana, and Kenya from the available offers below.
Nigeria – Coming Soon
Ghana – Coming Soon
Kenya – Coming Soon
See the full specification below so as to know what you should be expecting after purchasing the device.
Infinix Hot 8 Full Specification
|Release date||4th September 2019|
|Launched in India||Yes|
|Dimensions (mm)||165.00 x 76.30 x 8.70|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||5000|
|Colours||Quetzal Cyan, Cosmic Purple|
|Screen size (inches)||6.52|
|Protection type||Gorilla Glass|
|Processor||2 MHz octa-core|
|Processor make||MediaTekHelio P22|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||256|
|Dedicated microSD slot||Yes|
|Rear camera||13-megapixel (f/1,8) + 2-megapixel|
|Rear autofocus||Phase detection autofocus|
|Front camera||8-megapixel (f/2.0)|
|Operating system||Android Pie|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 5.00|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|