Infinix, an online-only smartphone brand owned by China s Transsion Holdings, is expanding its portfolio in India with a new launch. Called HOT S3X, the awkwardly-named smartphone succeeds the HOT S3, which the company launched earlier this year. Priced at Rs 9,999, the HOT S3X is available in three colors Ice Blue, Sandstone Black, and Tradewinds Gray. It ll be available exclusively on Flipkart during the Big Diwali Sale promotion, scheduled for November 1-5, 2018. Also Read - iPhone SE gets cheaper on Flipkart only for today: Get over Rs 11,000 flat discountAlso Read - iPhone 12 for iPhone 11 launch price at Flipkart Big Saving Days sale, iPhone 12 Mini alse sees discount
Talking about specifications, Infinix HOT S3X is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC, paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The dual-SIM smartphone also has a dedicated microSD card slot for storage expansion. The HOT S3X features a 6.2-inch notched HD+ display with a resolution of 720×1500 pixels and a 19:9 aspect ratio. The LCD panel is claimed to have a brightness of 500 nits and has a 2.5D curved glass protection. The HOT S3X runs Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box, with Infinix s XOS 3.3 UI overlay baked on top. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale begins for Plus members: Check top 5 deals on smartphones
For imaging, the smartphone features a dual-camera system at the back, comprised of a 13-megapixel sensor and a 2-megapixel sensor. There s also a 16-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calls. The front camera comes with some AI-based features as well.
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In terms of connectivity, Infinix HOT S3X has all the options you d expect, ranging from Bluetooth to 3.5mm audio. The entire package is backed by a 4,000mAh battery, which the company claims can provide up to 23 hours of talktime (on 4G networks).