VoWiFi (Voice over Wi-Fi) as the name goes lets users make Wi-Fi-based calling on smartphones, even when their phone is suffering from low network signals. Various smartphones OEMs are enabling the said feature on their existing smartphone through a software update. Like many other Chinese phone brands, Infinix has already made the VoWiFi feature available on a handful of its smartphones. Today, the company has announced that the Infinix Hot 7 and S5 will also be getting a software update soon to enable VoWiFi calling functionality.
The Infinix Hot 7 that was unveiled in July and Infinix S5 from October are the only pending devices from the company to receive VoWiFi. It will be made available soon through an update. However, the company did not confirm a specific timeframe. So far, the company has released VoWiFi update for phones like the Infinix Note 5, Note 5 Stylus, Hot S3, Hot S3X, Hot 6 Pro, Smart 3 Plus, S4, Hot 7 Pro, Hot 8, and S5 Lite.
Infinix Hot 7 and Infinix S5 specifications
The Infinix Hot 7 has an HD+ IPS LCD display with a wide notch. It is fuelled by Helio P25 chipset and 4GB of RAM. The phone has a 64 GB native storage and a microSD card slot. Software-wise, the handset boots Android 9 Pie with XOS UI on top. In the optics department, the handset features a dual 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel camera setup at both the front and rear. A 4,000mAh battery keeps the handset running.
The Infinix S5 has a 6.6-inch IPS LCD punch-hole display with HD+ resolution. The Helio P22 chipset along with 4GB of RAM powers the device. Under the hood, there’s 64GB of expandable storage. The XOS based Android 9 Pie OS comes preloaded with the device. For imaging, the phone has a 16-megapixel + 5-megapixel + 2-megapixel triple camera setup with quad-LED flash at the rear. For selfies, the device has a 32MP AI-powered camera on the front. Just like the Infinix Hot 7, the S5 is also equipped with a 4,000mAh battery.
The Infinix S5 and Hot 7 are available in India for Rs 8,999 and Rs 9,999 respectively at the moment. They can be purchased from the e-commerce portal Flipkart.