The Transsion Holdings-owned brand, Infinix has expanded its Hot series of smartphones in India. The last smartphone in the series was the Infinix Hot 8 (review), which offered a gradient design, waterdrop notch display, massive 5,000mAh battery and triple cameras, at a price of just Rs 6,999. The smartphone is now succeeded by the Infinix Hot 9 and Hot 9 Pro, which have just been launched in India.
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The latest devices from the brand come withpunch-hole displays, quad-camera setups and beefy 5,000mAh battery as their highlights. Both smartphones share an identical specs sheet except for the primary camera on the back. Here’s what the Infinix Hot 9 and 9 Pro offer.
Infinix Hot 9 and 9 Pro specifications and features
The Infinix Hot 9 and 9 Pro come with a 6.6-inch punch-hole IPS LCD display featuring a 20:9 aspect ratio, 720 x 1,600 pixels resolution and 90.5 percent screen-to-body ratio. Ticking at the core of these phones is the dated MediaTek Helio P22 chipset, which also powered last year’s Infinix Hot 8. The processor is accompanied by 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, which can be further expanded using a microSD card. The phone boots the Android 10-based OS 6.0 and is powered by a 5,000mAh battery with 10W charging.
Coming to the optics. the Infinix Hot 9 features a quad-camera setup on the back comprising a 13-megapixel primary sensor backed by 2-megapixel depth sensor, 2-megapixel macro lens and a dedicated low-light camera. The Hot 9 Pro retains the same setup, but features a 48-megapixel primary camera. The selfie shooter is the same on both devices, which is an 8-megapixel unit housed in the punch-hole cutout on the front.
For security, there is a capacitive fingerprint scanner on the rear panel as well as the face unlock feature.
Infinix Hot 9 and 9 Pro price in India
The Infinix Hot 9 and Hot 9 Pro will retail at Rs 8,499 and Rs 9,499 in India, respectively. These smartphones will be available on Flipkart from June 5th and June 8th at 12pm, respectively