Last week, Infinix launched a new affordable smartphone in India called the Hot S3. One of the highlights of the smartphone is the 18:9 display and Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the box. The Infinix Hot S3 will be available to purchase exclusively from Flipkart in two color options – Sandstone Black and Brush Gold. However, at the time of filing the story, the smartphone was already sold out.
The Hot S3 will be available in two variants – 3GB of RAM with 32GB onboard storage priced at Rs 8,999 and 4GB of RAM with 64GB storage priced at Rs 10,999. Buyers can also opt for standard EMI with plans starting as low as Rs 437 per month for a tenure of 24 months. Axis Bank credit and debit card users can also avail 5 percent discount, maximum of Rs 200 when they purchase the Infinix Hot S3.
Infinix Hot S3 specifications and features
The smartphone flaunts a 5.65-inch HD+ display running at a resolution of 1440×720 pixels, and 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 octa-core chipset clocked at 1.4GHz, and paired with Adreno 505 GPU. Besides 32/64GB onboard storage, a microSD card slot for further expansion is also present.
In the photography department, the smartphone comes with a 13-megapixel rear shooter with autofocus and LED flash. Up front, there is a 20-megapixel camera for selfies with support for different modes such as timelapse and wide-angle selfie. The camera app also includes support for beautification mode with the ability to control the exposure and face tone.
Armed with a 4,000mAh battery, the smartphone comes with connectivity options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and dual SIM card slots, 4G LTE with VoLTE support. In the software department, the Hot S3 runs on Android Oreo with a layer of company’s custom UI called XOS Hummingbird.