Infinix, the Hong Kong based smartphone manufacturers have unveiled another midrange device – Infinix Hot S3 at an event held in Mumbai, India. The smartphone is equipped with an amazing 20MP low-light selfie shooter making it an ultimate choice for selfie lovers.
Infinix Hot S3 – Main Features
The Infinix Hot S3 features a 5.65-inch IPS LCD display sporting HD+ resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels with 18:9 aspect ratio. The screen is tucked under a layer of 2.5D curved glass.
On the memory front, the handset comes in two storage variants; a regular one with 32GB/3GB and the larger one with 64GB/4GB combination. However, it also features an external storage slot that supports up to 256 GB of microSD card.
Main feature of the new Infinix Hot is its f/2.0 aperture 20MP selfie shooter that can capture enhanced photos in low-light conditions. Wide-angle selfie shots and time-lapse are some of the photography features supported by the selfie camera. There is a dedicated LED flash for the selfie camera.
The backside of the phone features an f/2.0 aperture 13-megapixel camera that is equipped with features like LED flash and autofocus.
The Infinix Hot S3 is a dual SIM supported handset by default that comes pre-installed with Android 8.0 Oreo flavoured with company’s proprietary Android skin called XOS 3.0 Hummingbird. At the launch event, the company confirmed that it will be releasing Android P OS upgrade for Infinix Hot S3 users.
The Snapdragon 430 chipset is present under the hood of the Infinix Hot S3. It is fuelled by a big battery of 4,000mAh capacity that carries support for 5V/2A fast charging. The other features available on the Hot S3 include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, and NFC.
The Infinix Hot S3 sports a metal and plastic combination body. It comes in colour choices like Sandstone Black and Brush Gold. The rear side of the phone features a fingerprint reader. The sides of the phone feature dual-SIM slot, volume controller, power button, 3.5mm audio jack, microUSB port and external speakers.
Infinix Hot S3 – Pricing and Availability
Infinix has offered the Hot S3 exclusively on Flipkart for Indian customers starting from 12 PM on February 12th with price tag of INR 8,999 (~$140) for the base model whereas INR 10,999 (~$170) for the higher variant.
Below are the glimpses from the launch event: