Infinix Smart 3 came as an entry level smartphone to succeed the Infinx Smart 2 and Smart 2 Pro devices that were launched a year ago. The Smart 3 device from Infinix is quite basic with it’s design, just the normal 18:9 aspect ratio screen like we saw in the previous Smart series.
Infinix Smart 3 comes running on Android 9.0 Pie that is filled with lot’s of great features, there won’t be much customization on the user interface as comes with Go Edition of the Android operating system. Enough said, let’s go into details to see all what the Smart 3 has to offer.
Infinix Smart 3 Key features
- OS: Android 9.0 (Pie) Go Edition
- SIM Type: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- 4G LTE: YES, LTE
- Screen Size : 5.5 HD+ Inches TFT LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Screen Resolution: 1440 x 720 pixels (~ppi density)
- Processor Type: Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 chipset
- RAM: 1GB or 2GB
- Internal Storage: 16GB
- External Storage: microSD, up to 128GB
- Back / Rear Camera: 13MP + 2MP dual cameras & dual LED Flash
- Front Camera: 8MP with LED flash
- Battery: 3050 mAh (non-removable)
Infinix Smart 3 Features Overview
The Smart 3 boasts a 5.5 inches of display estate and unlike other Infinix phone we’ve welcomed in recent time, it has no notch design on the screen. The display has a HD plus resolution which will serve just good viewing experience and protected by TFT glass.
Infinix Smart 3 is not looking good with the 18:9 aspect ratio design, making it fit even bigger screens into smaller hands. The screen has a resolution of 720 by 1440 px which will provide quality image output.
The phone is well covered by a smooth plastic material at the back, this makes the device look more like an entry-level smartphone but what’s underneath that smooth back cover?
Infinix Smart 3 is packed with 16GB worth of internal storage space, interested buyers can choose between the 1GB and the 2GB RAM versions of the phone, the storage space can be expanded using a micro SD card, the device treats you to a Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 , Qualcomm processor.
The Smart 3 device comes with an impressive dual camera setup on the back – sporting a 13MP + 2MP rear camera setup with unique features for maximum exposure and depth effects. The camera system is supported by a dual ring flash for quality output.
For selfies, an 8MP sensor is slapped on the front with its own ring LED flash as well. The front camera of the Infinix Smart 3 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.
Infinix Smart 3 is available in finishes of Black, Red, Purple and Deep Blue colors, a non-removable 3050 mAh battery is kept under the hood to keep the power going and the battery supports fast charging.
Infinix Smart 3 price and availability
Infinix Smart 3 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 Smart 3 price in Nigeria is around NGN 26,000 (72 USD), see where to buy below;
Infinix Smart 3 Alternatives
The Infinix Smart 3 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, Tecno Pouvoir 3 Plus or Tecno Spark 4 and some of it’s Infinix family line like Infinix Smart 3 Plus (which is a more improved version of the Smart 3), Infinix Hot 8, Infinix Zero 6
Infinix Smart 3 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)|
|Dimensions||141 x 71 x 8.4 mm|
|Colors||Black, Red, Purple and Deep Blue colors|
|Type||– HD+ display, TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors – 18:9 Screen aspect ratio|
|Size||5.5 inches, 720 x 1440 pixels, Pixels Per-square Inch|
Memory And OS
|Card slot||MicroSD, up to 128GB|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie) Go Edition|
|Processors||– Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 , Qualcomm|
|RAM||1GB or 2GB RAM|
|Alert types||Vibration, MIDI, MP3 ringtones|
|Audio port||3.5mm jack|
|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 + 2MP dual cameras with dual-LED flash, panorama, HDR and AI bright features|
|Secondary||8 MP Camera with Selfie Flash|
|Capacity||3050 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass with face unlock|
|Messaging||SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Miscellaneous||– FM radio – MP3/AAC+/WAV/Flac player – MP4/H.264 player – Photo/video editor – Document viewer|
|Price level||NGN 26,000 (72 USD)|