The Infinix Hot 8 is the latest addition to the Hot Series. Released in September 2019, The Hot 8 comes with several features that are typically not seen on handsets in this price range. It comes powered by the MediaTek chipset which is an octa-core processor. The phone comes with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The Infinix Hot 8 also gets a large 6.6-inch LCD display with HD+ resolution and a small waterdrop notch at the top. The dual SIM handset also gets a triple slot that can take in two SIM cards as well as one microSD card at the same time. The phone features a large 5,000 mAh battery that should easily offer more than a day of battery life even with heavy use.
Large display, Triple Cameras
The Infinix Hot 8 comes with a large 6.59-inch LCD panel with a resolution of 1600 x 720 pixels. The display also gets a small waterdrop style notch at the top where the front camera is located. The camera setup on the Infinix Hot 8 is special thanks to its triple camera setup at the rear. This setup consists of a 13-megapixel primary camera and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The third camera is a 5-megapixel telephoto unit. At the front, the phone gets an 8-megapixel selfie camera. The handset can capture full HD videos using both the front and rear cameras. The Infinix Hot 8 also supports a variety of AI features within the camera app.
Android 9, Face Unlock Support
The Infinix Hot 8 runs Android 9 Pie at launch atop Infinix s own XOS UI. The handset supports the popular Face Unlock feature and also comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. The handset supports a wide varianty of connectivity options that include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. Being a budget device wired connectivity is handled by a standard microUSB port. You do get a 3.5mm jack for audio, though with support for Dirac sound mode.