Infinix Hot 10S with 90Hz display, Helio G85 launched in India: price, specifications


  • The Infinix Hot 10S has launched in India
  • It features a 90Hz display and a gaming-focused chipset
  • It has a 16MP front camera with dual-LED flash and a 48MP triple camera unit

The Infinix Hot 10S smartphone has launched in India. It is the company’s second phone for the Indian market this year after the Infinix Smart 5, which debuted in February. The Hot 10S has arrived as the most affordable phone from the brand to feature a 90Hz refresh rate display.

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The Hot 10S is powered by a gaming optimised chipset by MediaTek. It draws power from a huge battery. With pricing of Rs 9,999, it will be rivaling with the likes of Samsung Galaxy M12, Galaxy F12, Moto G30, and Redmi 9 Prime.

Infinix Hot 10S specifications and features

Infinix Hot 10S

The Infinix Hot 10S has a 90Hz display

The Infinix Hot 10S has a massive 6.82-inch IPS LCD display with a punch-hole design. It delivers HD+ resolution, a 20.5:9 aspect ratio, a 90Hz refresh rate, a 180Hz touch sampling rate, and 1500:1 contrast ratio. It has an 8MP front camera with dual-LED front-firing flash. The selfie snapper supports features like super night mode, AI portrait, AI 3D face beauty, timelapse, and 2K video shooting with bokeh effects.

The triple camera setup of the Hot 10S has a 48-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.79 aperture, a 2-megapixel mono lens, and an AI camera. The triple cameras offer features like quad-LED flash, auto scene detection, portrait mode, night mode, HDR, slow-motion video shooting, and 2K video recording with bokeh effects.

The MediaTek Helio G85 chipset powers the Infinix Hot 10S with up to 6GB of RAM. The handset comes with 64GB of storage and a storage expansion slot for adding a microSD card. The phone ships with XOS 7.6 based on Android 11. The Hot 10S offers its Dar-link AI engine technology for an enhanced gaming experience.

The Infinix Hot 10S has a 6,000mAh battery, which offers a 4G talktime of around 76 hours, video playback of 27 hours, and 182 hours of music playback. The handset carries support for 18W fast charging through USB Type-C.  For security, the handset features a rear-facing fingerprint scanner and AI face unlock. It comes with connectivity features like dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

Infinix Hot 10S price in India and availability

The Infinix Hot 10S models such as 4GB RAM + 64GB storage and 6GB RAM + 64GB storage are priced at Rs 9,999 and Rs 10,999, respectively. The handset is expected to arrive in colours such as Heart of Ocean, Morandi Green, 95-Degree Black, and 7-Degree Purple. The sales of the Hot 10S will begin from May 27th on Flipkart. Customers who purchase the smartphone on the first day of sale can take advantage of a Rs 500 discount.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.