Infinix Hot 9 and Hot 9 Pro launched with Helio P22 SoC and quad-rear camera, pricing starts at 8,499 INR
Infinix today launched the Infinix Hot 9 and Hot 9 Pro smartphones in the Indian market as the successors to last year’s Infinix Hot 8 series. The Infinix Hot 9 and Hot 9 Pro comes with a plastic unibody design, a hole-punch display, Helio octa-core SoC, and quad-rear camera setup. Both the smartphones are identical in every respect except the main sensor at the back.
Both the smartphones are launched in a single 4GB RAM+ 64GB variant with two color options such as Ocean Blue and Violet. The Infinix Hot 9 is priced at INR8,499 while its Pro version is priced at INR9,499. The Infinix Hot 9 and the Infinix Hot 9 Pro will be available exclusively on Flipkart from June 8 and June 5, respectively.
In terms of specification, both of the smartphones rocks a 6.6-inch HD+ (720x1600p) IPS LCD screen with 480nits of brightness, 20:9 aspect ratio, and 90.5 percent screen-to-body ratio.
Under the hood, both the Infinix phones are powered by the same MediaTek Helio P22 octa-core SoC which is mated to IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage expandable up to 256GB via a dedicated microSD card slot. On the software front, the Hot 9 series boots XOS 6.0 on the Android 10 as the base.
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Talking about the camera, the Infinix Hot 9 and Hot 9 Pro both mount quad cameras on the back with the difference spotted in the primary sensor and LED flash. The Infinix Hot 9 has a 48 f/1.8 primary sensor and quad-LED flash while the Infinix Hot 9 Pro tacks on a 48MP f/1.8 primary sensor along with triple-LED flash.
The other three rear sensors that are same for both the phones include a 2MP depth sensor, a 2MP macro sensor, and an additional low light sensor. Upfront, an 8MP f/2.0 selfie shooter lies inside the punch-hole cut out on the top-left corner of the display.
Both the smartphones have a 5,000mAh non-removable battery that supplies fuel. The company claims the battery per charge longevity is of about 30 hours of 4G talk time, 13 hours of gaming, and 19 hours of standby time.
Amongst other notable things, both the handsets have a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, face-unlock feature, dual SIM functionality, FM radio, and DTS surround sound support. Standard connectivity options include Dual 4G VoLTE, VoWi-Fi, OTG, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, and Micro USB port.