Jaipur, September 6th, 2019:- Infinix, a premium smartphone brand from TRANSSION Holdings, launched its latest device HOT 8 in Jaipur on 6th September. Continuing the successful legacy of the HOT series, the HOT 8 also showcases a list of features which were hitherto unseen in the sub 7k price category. Offering a combination of 4GB+64GB memory, massive 5000 mAh battery and a 13MP+2MP AI-powered QUAD LED Flash equipped camera framework, HOT 8 is the perfect device for users looking for a smartphone that guarantees maximum utility without compromising on style. Originally priced at INR 7999/-, the phone is available for purchase on Flipkart after a special festive discount of INR 1000/- for INR 6999/- till October 31st in new, elegant colors of Quetzal Cyan and Cosmic Purple.
HOT 8 features
Display-HOT 8 features a 6.52”HD+ mini-Drop Notch screen with narrow bezels, a 20:9 aspect ratio and 90.3% Screen to body ratio which offers edge-to-edge screen access. The LCD screen has a brightness unit of 450 NITS and 1500:1 contrast ratio. It includes narrow bezels and tapered edges for a perfect one-hand operation, weighs only 179 grams and a dual gradient design in the back gives a premium feel.
Camera-HOT 8’s camera framework is its biggest USP, reimagining what cameras in the sub 7k segment can do. It features a 13 MP f1.8 AI-enabled Triple Rear Camera and 8 MP Front Camera with a dedicated LED Selfie Flash to enhance the quality of selfies and video-calls. The rear camera framework is equipped with a 2MP depth and low light sensor with QUAD LED Flash. To add an extra bit of fun and quirk to conversations with friends, the device also offers motion detecting AR Shots and a WideSelfie mode to ensure every group picture captures every mood, every moment and everyone! The entire structure is powered by AI that helps to identify the best settings or image quality optimization by segmenting images across 8 modes- AI Portrait, AI HDR, Night, Sports, Blue Sky, Text etc. With Customizable Bokeh, users can control the background blur in their images.
Performance-HOT 8 features a massive 5000mAh battery and a Helio P22 (12nm) Octa-Core 64 bit processor, 2.0 Ghz, GPU – IMG PowerVR GE8320 chipset. At its price range, it is one of the extremely rare phones to offer a 4GB+64GB DDR4 RAM with the latest Android Pie 9.0 OS. The phone has 3 slots (Dual nano SIM+Micro SD) with expandable memory up to 256 GB. It supports (17.6 hrs 4G talk-time, 22.5 hrs Music Playback, 14 hrs Video Playback, 18.6 hrs Web Surfing, 11.4 hrs gaming, 25.4 days’ Standby time.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Anish Kapoor, CEO, Infinix India, said “Infinix’s devices have generated a great response in India till now, and our HOT series phones have performed especially well. With HOT 8, our focus is on aggressively reaching out to high potential markets such as Jaipur and pitch it as the perfect phone offering the best combination of aspiration, innovation and utility to make EK Badi Shuruat in the smartphone world. Infinix’s mantra of reimagining the budget smartphone category by introducing cutting-edge technology to the masses has endeared the brand quickly, and HOT 8 drives this narrative further. Style, substance and a premium smartphone experience, with HOT8, people from Jaipur will be introduced to a smartphone that offers a stunning smartphone experience sans an expensive price tag!”