How does one top and exceed what may have been arguably the best-selling entry-level phone of 2015 in Nigeria? Well, infinix Mobility set out to do just that with the unveil of the Hot 3, the latest version in their Hot series.
At a press event held with media partners on Monday, April 4th at ATG House Lagos, Olamide Amosu, Online Marketing and Communications Manager, Infinix announced the launch of their newest device. She stated that Infinix Mobility is Africa’s most preferred smartphone brand with over 5 smartphone series successfully launched in different markets in Africa.
“As technology continues to evolve, INFINIX is one of the brands making history with mobile technology change in this part of the world. The brand continues to ensure customers have access to top-notch specifications at affordable prices”, she said.
According to Bruno Li, Country Manager Infinix Mobility, “We are excited to be part of the brands changing the face of mobile usage in Nigeria with our smartphone collections. With Infinix HOT 3, we want consumers to see their phones as more than just a gadget but as an essential part of their everyday life with features that represent this. Our aim is to upgrade our consumer’s lifestyle with technology in the process of making Infinix a household name in Nigeria and other parts of Africa”.
The new smartphone features technology improvements including a new Infinix User interface ‘XUI’ that enhances customer’s user experience. Some other features include a 2MP selfie camera with Soft flash, 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, 3000mah battery with OTG reverse charge, 8 MP rear camera, 5.5 inch HD Full lamination screen, 16 + 1/2 GB ROM, dual microSIM & much more.
Below is a comparison table highlighting the differences between the Hot 3 and Hot 2 as well as photos from the event. The smartphone is now available on all online retail platforms and offline stores in Nigeria.
|Specs||X554 HOT 3||X510 HOT 2|
|Camera||8+2 MP, Selfie with soft flash||8+2|
|Storage||16+1 / 16+2||16+1 / 16+2|
|Processor||Quad core Mediatek 1.3Ghz||Quad Core 1.3Ghz|
|Screen size||5.5” inch HD full lamination||5” inch HD 1280*720P|
|OS||Lolipop 5.1 XUI||Lolipop 5.1 Android one|
|Sound||Dual mic cancelling noise for clear conversation , anti sound break , RNS technology|
|Colors||Glass feeling at the back + Black , red , Blue , white||special texture + ICY BLUE , WHITE OYSTER , INK BLUE , Plum Pink|
|Voice recognition||Camera voice command||Not available|