Infinix Hot S (X521)
Ksh. 12,000 to 14,000
The Infinix Hot S is the latest Infinix smartphone to launch in Kenya. The launch of the Hot S comes just a couple of weeks after the launch of the Infinix Note 3.
That said, here is what the Infinix Hot S has to offer.
Infinix Hot S Specifications
Display Size: 5.2-inches
Display Type: IPS LCD Capacitive
Screen Resolution: 720 x 1280 Pixels
Screen Resolution Density: 267 ppi
Screen Protection: None
You get a 5.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive display with the Infinix Hot S. The Hot S features a 720 x 1280 Pixels resolution, which is just right for a smartphone in its price range.
Dimensions: 5.2 inches
The design of the Infinix Hot S is one of the selling points of the device. You get a svelte design profile that feels good to look at and hold.
Operating System: Android 6.0 XOS
CPU: 1.5GHz octa-core
RAM: 2 GB
Internal Memory: 16 GB
Micro SD: Yes, up to 128GB
Fingerprint Sensor: Yes
A 1.5GHz octa-core CPU powers the Infinix Hot S. This is coupled with some 2GB RAM. The setup is really awesome and everything runs really well. Stutters and lags are non-existent.
The Infinix Hot S runs Android 6.0 XOS v2. 0 out of the box. It is noteworthy that the Infinix Hot S was the first Infinix device to run XOS.
Rear Camera: 13 MP
Secondary Camera: 5 MP
LED Flash: Yes
You get a 13 MP camera for general photography and a 5 MP camera for your selfies.
Battery and Extras
Battery Capacity: Li-ion 3000 mAh
A Li-ion 3000 mAh powers the Infinix Hot S. This is one of the weakest points of the Infinix Hot S as I had expected the smartphone to feature a slightly larger battery capacity.
The Infinix Hot S is definitely for the buyer who is after a premium design concept while on a budget.
Why you should buy the Infinix Hot S
Awesome design profile
Powerful performance profile
Great Camera performance
Cons of the Infinix Hot S
Below average battery performance
Rivals of the Infinix Hot S
Price in Kenya
The Infinix Hot S has a suggested retail price of Ksh. 16,499 (Safaricom Shops) in Kenya and is select Infinix Retail Shops.
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