Meet the new Infinix Hot 8 smartphone that comes with bigger 6.6-Inch screen display, 2GB RAM + 32GB ROM, 5000 mAh battery and Triple (13MP + 2MP + QVGA) rear cameras + 8MP selfie camera.

The new Hot 8 is built on the latest Android 9 Pie operating system clocked with Octa-core 2.3 GHz, other features include 4G LTE network, fingerprint sensor and dual sim as usual. However, the most attractive part is the modern waterdrop design and the onboard 5000 mAh battery capacity.

Infinix hot 8

Infinix Hot 8 Key Features

Let take a look at the key features and functionalities of this smartphone before we proceed.

Model NameInfinix HOT 8
Screen Size6.6″HD+ Waterdrop Display
ProcessorOcta-core 2.3 GHz
OSAndroid 9 Pie
RAM2GB
ROM32 (Expandable up to 128GB)
Camera ResolutionFRONT(8MP)/REAR(13MP+2MP+QVGA)
Battery5000 mAh Non-removable
4G LTEYes
Sim, Card SlotDual SIM, Support TF card, up to 128 GB

 

How much is Infinix Hot 8?

You will be surprised to know that this smartphone is not even up to 40k despite all the healthy features it offers. Presently the phone is available in all the major smartphone shops, you can as well find it on Jumia at the rate of 36,500.

Hot 8 Review

Let me quickly explain a few things you need to know about this phone regarding the features and functionalities, moreover, you need to read this review to know if it’s actually the type of phone you want or not.

Display & Design

design and features

Infinix did a great job when it comes to the design of this phone, it looks attractive modern and I am sure you will not have any problem with the design. Furthermore, the size is a perfect size for those who believe that bigger is better.

Read: Infinix Note 5 Stylus (X605) Review, Specs & Price

With a 6.6-inch display, you will surely be able to view the world in its fullness, the fun will be endless when surfing the web, watching videos and playing games.

Operating System

If you are still on Android 8 Oreo OS then this is another opportunity for you to test and feel the power of the Android 9 Pie operating system design to offer best user experience with full support to artificial intelligent (AI). However, the phone is expected to run faster and smoother with the Octa-core 2.3 GHz processor.

Memory

Infinix Hot 8 comes with 2GB Random Access Memory which is not bad considering the price. It also offers 32GB built-in memory big enough to accommodate all your apps, games and media files. The good news is that it still supports an SD card which means that you can expand the storage memory. It can recognize up to 128GB memory card.

Camera

The new Hot 8 might not be the best camera smartphone but good enough to help you capture interesting moments and events when you want and how you want. At the back of the phone, we have a triple 13MP + 2MP + QVGA camera with flash while in the front it has an 8MP front camera optimized to deliver brighter images and videos.

Battery capacity

If you have been looking for an affordable smartphone with strong battery then look no further, Infinix hot 8 is not only affordable but as well boasting of a reliable 5000 mAh battery capacity which is an upgrade to most of other infinix smartphones with 4000 mAh battery capacity.

Apart from the big 5000 battery it also supports 5V-2A fast charging that allows you to charge less and use more

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Infinix Hot 8 Full Specifications

Dimension165.0 * 76.3 * 8.7 mm
Weight179 g
SIM2 nano Sims + SD Card
SensorG-sensor, Light Sensor, eCompass, Proximity Sensor, Gyroscope Fingerprint
TypeIPS Capacitive touchscreen
Size6.6 Inch
Screen ResolutionHD+ 1600*720
Multi-touchYes
OSAndroid 9 Pie
ChipsetMediaTek Helio A22
FrequencyOcta-core 2.3 GHz
RAM2GB RAM
Internal Storage32GB
Card SlotYes Up to 128GB
Back13MP + 2MP + QVGA with LCD flash
Front8MP
Capacity5000 mAh
TypeLi-Polymer
OTG Support
Network4G/3G/2G GSM: B3/B8               GSM: B2/B3/B5/B8
WCDMA: B1/B8        WCDMA: B1/B5/B8
FDD: B3/B7/B20         FDD: B1/B3/B5/B8
TDD:B38/B40/B41
WLANWiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi Direct,Hotspot
GPSYes
BluetoothYes 4.1
USBMicroUSB v2.0
LoudspeakerYes
Audio Jack3.5mm
MessagingSMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
BrowserHTML5
ColorsGold, Gradient Blue, Black