Infinix Hot 8 Price, Complete Specifications and Review

Infinix hot 8

Infinix Hot 8 has been unveiled by Infinix Mobility, an upgrade to the Hot 7 launched back in March. The device is available in India and it will be unveiled in Nigeria soon.

Commenting on the launch, Anish Kapoor, CEO, Infinix India, said in a statement, “The Infinix Hot 8 is a perfect blend of style, convenience and performance at a pocket friendly price. The success of the Hot series lies in giving our fans #AlotExtra. By introducing several category first features to the sub Rs. 8k segment, the HOT 8 truly reflects Infinix’s philosophy of democratizing the best in smartphone technology for the masses. The phone is the perfect tool for Ek Badi Shuruaat, further strengthening Infinix’s recognition as a brand that brings together aspiration, innovation and utility together. We are certain that the Hot 8 will further add to this narrative built through our sustained efforts.”

The device runs on Android 9.0 Pie based on Infinix’s XOS 5.0 custom UI and is powered by a MediaTek Helio P22 SoC. It comes with a 4GB RAM and a 64GB internal memory which is expandable up to 256GB via the SD card slot.

In terms of display, Infinix Hot 8 has slim bezels, features a waterdrop notch with a 6.5” HD+ LCD display and a 20:9 aspect ratio. The notch houses its 8MP selfie shooter.

infinix hot 8 display

The triple rear camera trend is not going anywhere and the smartphone has a 13MP main camera with an f1.8 aperture range. The two other lenses come with 2MP for increased picture depth and there is a dedicated low-light sensor at the back as well. The fingerprint sensor and the LED flashlight complete the components on the plastic back of the device.

In terms of juice, Hot 8 is powered by a 5,000mAh battery capacity.

Infinix Hot 8 Price and Availability

The device is available in 3 colours – Midnight Black, Cosmic Purple and Queztal Cyan. It will be available through Flipkark in India from September 12 for $97 till October 30. The price will increase to $111 afterwards.

Infinix Hot 8 Complete Specifications

Design

  • Dimension: 165.00 x 76.30 x 8.70 mm
  • Material: Plastic
  • Weight: 179.00g
  • SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

  • Type: LCD touchscreen
  • Size: 6.5-inch
  • Screen Resolution:  720 x 1600 pixels
  • Multi-touch: Yes

Software and Performance

  • Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie
  • Chipset: MediaTek Helio P22, 2MHz octa-core
  • RAM: 4GB RAM
  • Internal Storage: Yes, 64GB
  • Card Slot: Yes, expandable to 256GB (hybrid slot)

Camera

  • Primary:  13MP(f1.8) + 2MP
  • Secondary: 8MP

Network and Connectivity

  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • 2G: Yes
  • 3G: Yes
  • 4G: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
  • USB: Yes, 2.0, MicroUSB, 2.0
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • Audio Jack: Yes, 3.5mm
  • Fingerprint Sensor: Yes
  • NFC: No
  • Infrared: Yes
  • Sensor: Fingerprint, gravity, compass, light, and proximity.

Battery

  • Capacity: 5000mAh, non-removable
  • Type: Li-Po
  • Fast Charging: Yes
  • OTG Support: N/A

Price and Availability

  • Retail Price: $97 – $111
  • Availability: Available in various phone retailers soon.

Infinix Hot 8 Price in Nigeria

The Infinix Hot 8 recommended retail price in Nigeria is N36,500.

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Posted by Abiodun Adewusi

Abiodun Adewusi is a freelance writer who lives in Nigeria. As a writer, he is passionate about providing content on technology helping people keep up with the latest trends. You can see some of his work on Medium and Ezine.

2 comments

  1. Infinix pulls up a great specs sheet to this new Infinix Hot 8 delivering much greater specs at a much lower rate, Thumbs up to them, I’ll be looking forward on getting this device

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