Following rumours and speculations, Infinix has finally come up with Hot 10S in India. The all-new smartphone is said to be a massive upgrade from its precursors in the Hot series, packed with an array of top-notch features, superior gaming technology, powerful processor, latest OS, massive battery and sharp cameras.
The smartphone comes in four colour variants- Heart of Ocean, Morandi Green, 7-Degree Purple and 95-Degree Black. To be available at a competitive price of Rs 9,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB variant and Rs 10,999 for the 6GB RAM + 64GB variant from May 27 on Flipkart, the Infinix Hot 10S is offering a special launch discount of Rs 500 for a day.
In terms of specs, the Infinix Hot 10S comes in a diamond-cut flow pattern design on the back. It boasts of a 6.82-inch HD+ cinematic display, having a 90.6% screen-to-body ratio and 20.5:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone comes with a 90Hz refresh rate and 180Hz touch sampling rate, a feature that’s best suited for the gamers. It offers you 480 nits brightness and 1500:1 contrast ratio that helps in good colour reproduction. The smartphone comes protected with the NEG’s premium Dinorex T2X-1 glass on top of the display. It’s further backed by DTS-HD surround sound.
The smartphone is powered by Helio G85 octa-core 64-bit processor, which has an ANTUTU score of 207719, a feature that’s meant for gamers. The processor has a CPU clock speed of up to 2 GHz and a highly efficient 12nm production process. It’s further backed by the MediaTek HyperEngine technology for intelligent dynamic management of CPU, GPU and memory. The smartphone comes with the innovative Dar-Link Game Boost technology, which enhances the gaming interaction and display experience in heavy games like Call of Duty, Free Fire, PUBG, etc. by preventing screen tearing, ensuring natural colour reproduction, elevating the performance of the touch panel, and managing the resource allocation between the game and the chipset efficiently to prevent heating from long game play hours.
As discussed above the handset comes in 4GB RAM+64 GB storage and 6GB RAM+64 GB storage variants, which is further expandable up to 256 GB. The device operates on the latest Android 11 with the latest XOS 7.6 skin which enables users to enjoy a smooth and faster software UX with refreshed icons, new design, refreshing wallpapers, to name a few.
Talking about optics, the Hot 10S sports a 48MP AI triple rear camera setup on the back with f/1.79 large aperture and quad LED flash, a 2MP depth sensor to capture wide shots. The camera comes with features like Time-lapse video recording mode and Slow Motion video recording mode that allows users to capture videos with 240fps. There’s a Bokeh video recording mode. It also comes with Super Night mode. On the front, the smartphone has an 8MP AI selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture and two LED flash installed on both the sides. Both the cameras come with modes like AI 3D Beauty, Panorama, Document mode, and more.
For security purposes, the smartphone comes equipped with face unlock feature and a multifunctional fingerprint sensor. On the connectivity front, it supports dual 4G VoLTE, VoWiFicalling, dual-band WiFi and the latest Bluetooth v5.0. The Hot 10S houses a heavy-duty 6,000mAh battery, backed by Power Marathon technology that claims to optimize power and increases the battery backup by up to 25%.
Anish Kapoor, CEO, Infinix India, said, “Infinix has always been at the forefront and a trendsetter in giving #ALotExtra features through its Hot series. Therefore, each time we introduce a new device in this series, there are a lot of expectations among our fans to optimise it as per their requirements with FIST (First in Segment Technology) features. Hot 10S has been developed keeping in mind those expectations.”