Infinix Hot 8

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Infinix Hot 8 was unveiled and expected to take over from where the Infinix Hot 7 and Hot 7 pro left things, we saw the Hot 7 devices earlier this year but the Chinese OEM has gone ahead to release it’s successor. The Hot 8 device is expected to offer even more at a moderate price tag given the competition level in the mid-range smartphone category.

Infinix Hot 8 comes running on Android 9.0 Pie which gives it more edge over it’s competitors in the mid-range category, it is customized with nice looking XOS, the company’s custom OS. Let’s explore more to see what the Hot 8 has in store.

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Infinix Hot 8 Key features

  • OS: Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • SIM Type: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • 4G LTE: YES, LTE
  • Screen Size : 6.6 HD+ Inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Screen Resolution: 720 x 1600 pixels (~ppi density)
  • Processor Type: Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 , Qualcomm chipset
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Internal Storage: 32GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 128GB
  • Back / Rear Camera: 13MP+2MP+QVGA triple cameras & four LED Flash
  • Front Camera: 8MP with LED flash
  • Battery: 5000 mAh (non-removable)

Infinix Hot 8 Features Overview

Sporting a wide 6.6 inches of display size, Infinix Hot 8 was given the water-drop notch design which makes it more attractive, the display has a HD+ resolution which will serve great viewing experience.

Infinix Hot 8 is impressive with the 19:9 aspect ratio design, making it fit even bigger screens into smaller hands. The screen resolution is set at 720 by 1600 px which will provide quality image output.

The phone is well covered by well polished plastic material in the front and also at the back, this gives it a more premium feel and look but what’s underneath that shiny material?

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Infinix Hot 8 is packed with 2GB combined with 32GB ROM for maximum storage capacity, the storage can be expanded using a micro SD card, the device treats you to a Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 , Qualcomm processor.

The Hot 8 device comes with an impressive triple camera setup on the back – sporting a 13MP+2MP+QVGA sensors at the back for maximum exposure and depth effects. The camera system is supported by a ring flash for quality output.

For selfies, Infinix Hot 8 uses an 8MP front camera that has its own LED flash as well. The front camera of the Hot 8 also comes with a face unlock system while on the back is a fingerprint scanner for more convenient unlocking of the device and adequate security features.

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Infinix Hot 8 is available in finishes of Dawn Blue, Dark Jade and Sky Cyan colors, a non-removable 5000 mAh battery is kept under the hood to keep the power going and the battery supports fast charging.

Infinix Hot 8 price and availability

Infinix Hot 8 is available in both offline and online markets, price listed here is the official price but it can lower or higher depending on your location and the vendor you’re buying from. Infinix Hot 8 price in Nigeria is around NGN 40,000 (112 USD), see where to buy below;

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Infinix Hot 8 Alternatives

The Infinix Hot 8 has many great alternatives but the best alternatives of the device we can think of are some of it’s Tecno counter parts: Tecno Spark 3 Pro or Tecno Camon 12 and some of it’s Infinix family line like Infinix Hot 6X, Infinix Hot 8 Lite, Infinix Note 6

Infinix Hot 8 Detailed Specs

2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 10(1700/2100), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Status Launched: 2019
Dimensions – x – x – mm
Keyboard Touchscreen
Colors Dawn Blue, Dark Jade and Sky Cyan colors
Cover Plastic
Type – HD+ display, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors – 19:9 Screen aspect ratio
Size 6.6 inches, 720 x 1600 pixels, Pixels Per-square Inch
Memory And OS
Card slot MicroSD, up to 128GB
Internal 32GB
OS Android 9.0 (Pie) with XOS
Processors – Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 , Qualcomm
Alert types Vibration, MIDI, MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio port 3.5mm jack
2G Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
WIFI Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth Version 4.2, A2DP, LE
USB Type 2.0 (with OTG support)
Primary – 13 MP + 2 MP + QVGA AI cameras with Four-LED flash, panorama, HDR and AI bright features
Video 1080p@30fps
Secondary 8 MP Camera with Selfie Flash
Capacity 5000 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery
Stand-by 35 days
Talk time 33 hours
Music play
Other Features
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass with face unlock
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No
Miscellaneous – FM radio – MP3/AAC+/WAV/Flac player – MP4/H.264 player – Photo/video editor – Document viewer
Price level NGN 40,000 (112 USD)

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