In order to expand its smartphone range, Infinix has launched its selfie-focused smartphone – “Hot S3”. The company states that the Hot S3 comes with a 20-Megapixel front camera from a starting price of Rs. 8,999/-. HOT S3 will be available in two memory variants, 3GB+32GB for Rs. 8,999 & 4GB+64GB for Rs. 10,999.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Anish Kapoor, CEO, Infinix India said “India is an extremely significant market for Infinix and HOT S3 is getting launched in ‘India first’ before getting launched in other markets. With 40% Indian population below 20 years of age (source: Published media reports) & to this younger generation social media is a broadcasting tool to express themselves through selfies, “HOT S3” is made for them. We believe that the youth demands for a device that represents them and syncs well with their youthful and fashionable personality and Infinix Hot S3 resonates well with these demands with its brand persona “Express Yourself”. We are delighted to offer our latest innovation, Hot S3, which will change the game under 12K segment by offering the hottest combination of features such as 20MP Selfie camera with Full View display, latest Android Oreo Operating System, 4000mAh battery & powered by Qualcomm® Snapdragon® 430 Octa-Core processor. HOT S3 would be a vital cog in the wheel bolstering Infinix’s India growth story and we look forward to Indian market contributing to a significant share of our global business this financial year.”
The brand new Hot S3 has a 20-Megapixel front camera with dual LED flash. The camera can capture sharp pictures even in low-light with the support of LED flash. The mobile also flaunts a 13-Megapixel rear camera with face detection, auto-focus, among other improved features.
Infinix Hot S3: SPECS AND FEATURES
The Hot S3 comes with 32GB or 64GB of internal memory and expandable up to 128GB with the help of external memory card slot. The smartphone has a 5.65-inch HD+ Full View display. The mobile also supports 4G VoLTE network out of the box. It is powered by Android 8.0 Oreo operating system. The device offers a fingerprint sensor with 360-degree readability. The company alleges that such features are barely seen at such a price tag.
Infinix Hot S3 has an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset coupled with either 3GB or 4GB RAM for smooth multi-tasking. The Infinix Hot S3 is powered by a 4,000 mAh Li-polymer battery. The device uses a battery optimization technology, which is capable of providing a 4G talk time of 10 hours, 2G talk time of 18 hours, 3G talk time of 15 hours, plus a standby time of 350 hours. The Infinix Hot S3 is available in two different colours: Sandstone Black and Brush Gold.