The Infinix Hot 9 is coming after the Infinix Hot 8 and as expected there are noticeable upgrades which we will be bringing to your notice in the cause of this article.
We will take a look at the features, specifications and of course the price of this amazing device.
Infinix Hot 9
Infinix Hot 9 is sold for about ₦56,000 in Nigeria.
Hot 9 Design / Display
The Infinix Hot 9 boasts of a really lovely design. It features a 6.6-inch IPS LCD display which has a single camera cut-out. It has a screen resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels and a screen density of 269 PPI. This is similar to what is obtainable with the Infinix S5.
The rear of the smartphone has curved edges and a nice glossy finish. There is also a mild gradation in color which makes it even more attractive. Still at the rear of the smartphone, you’ll find a capacitive fingerprint sensor, a quad-camera setup and of course the Infinix logo, which shows that it is an Infinix phone.
The rear camera set up of the Infinix Hot 9 is a quad-camera setup. However the primary camera sensor varies and the primary camera sensor that you get depends on the particular storage variant that you went for. If you go for the models below 64GB then you will get a 13MP primary camera, but if you go for models that have 64GB and above then you will get a 16MP primary camera.
The other cameras that make up this quad-camera setup are a 2MP macro camera, a 2MP depth camera and a QVGA camera.
This rear camera setup is accompanied by a triple LED flash and can shoot photos in HDR as well as Panorama. It is also capable of shooting videos at 1080p @ 30fps.
The front camera is an 8MP shooter which can take nice pictures and shoot videos maxed at 1080p @ 30fps.
Infinix Hot 9 Hardware / Software
Encased in the Infinix Hot 9 is an Octa-core Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 processor and a PowerVR GE8320 graphics processing unit.
With regards to the memory and storage capacity, there are various options and they include 3GB / 4GB RAM, 32GB/ 64GB / 128GB storage options.
The battery that the smartphone is fitted with is very impressive as it is a non-removable 5000mAh battery which phone users will no doubt appreciate.
The smartphone runs with the Android 10.0 operating system and the XOS 6.0 interface.
Hot 9 Connectivity
The Infinix Hot 9 has its Internet connectivity capped at 4G LTE. The smartphone does not support 5G and this implies that downloads, uploads and streaming will be at 4G speeds.
The device is equipped with a 3.5mm headphone jack and a version 2.0 Micro-USB port. It also supports dual-band wifi and Bluetooth 5.0.
Infinix Hot 9 Play
Infinix Hot 9 Play – A cheaper version of the Infinix Hot 9 smartphone comes with nice features such as a 6.82-inch display, three rear camera set up etc.
However, one feature that is simply amazing is the 6000 mAh Battery that the smartphone is equipped with. To many, that is the highlight of the phone.
Infinix Hot 9 Play
The Infinix Hot 9 Play is priced at about ₦52,500 in Nigeria.
Hot 9 Play Design and Display
The body design of the Infinix Hot 9 Play is a lovely combination of glass and polycarbonate material.
The device features a 6.82 inches IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720 x 1640 pixels and 263 PPI density. There is a waterdrop notch, unlike the small round-shaped cutout obtainable with the Hot 9.
The rear panel of the device houses the back camera set up accompanied by an LED flash. The fingerprint scanner is placed at its usual spot.
The smartphone measures 171.8 x 78 x 8.9 mm and weighs 209 grams.
The Hot 9 Play comes with display protection which will protect the smartphone from scratch and cracks.
9 Play Camera
The rear camera of the Hot 9 Play is a triple camera set up which is made up of a 13 MP camera, a 0.3 MP shooter and an additional QVGA low light sensor.
The front facing camera is a single 8MP snapper on the notch which will take care of your selfie and video calling needs.
The camera set up comes with features that will make your pictures and videos look lovely one of which is LED flash. It also supports panorama as well as HDR.
With the camera that this device is fitted with, you will be able to record up to 2K videos quality at 30 seconds per frame even with the selfie camera.
Hot 9 Play Hardware and Software
When it comes to processor and chipset, the Hot 9 Play is available in two models. There is one that features a Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22 chipset with a Quad-core 2.0 GHz processor and PowerVR GE8300 for graphics, while the other model features a MediaTek Helio A25 chipset with an octa-core processor running at a speed of 1.8 GHz.
In terms of memory and storage capacity, there is the 2GB RAM/32GB in-built storage variant, 3GB RAM/ 32GB internal storage variant and there is the 4GB RAM/ 64GB internal storage variant.
Don’t overthink these options as you can just go with whichever one works best for you. Besides, the device makes provision for micro SD card and you can expand the storage space through this means.
One of the phone variants operates with Android 9.0 Pie Go Edition while the bigger variant operates with the standard Android 9 0 Pie.
Hot 9 Play Battery Power / Network Connectivity
The Hot 9 Play supports dual SIMs, GPS, Wi-Fi, FM radio etc. and has internet connectivity capped at 4G LTE.
A wonderful feature that many people love about the Hot 9 Play is its amazing battery capacity. The smartphone is equipped with a non-removable battery of 6000 mAh which will no doubt keep your smartphone running for very long hours.
Despite the fact that the phone does not support fast charging technology, when you make use of the recommended charger, it gets to charge pretty fast.
Infinix Hot 9 Pro
Infinix Hot 9 Pro Specs – There is no how a conversation will be held about powerful smartphones from the Infinix’s Hot series and the Hot 9 Pro won’t be mentioned.
It is simply an awesome smartphone and the phone users will be really glad that they went for it.
Infinix Hot 9 Pro
Infinix Hot 9 Pro Price In Nigeria is ₦70,000
Hot 9 Pro Design / Display
By taking a look at the body design of the 9 Pro and the Infinix Hot 9, you might most likely have a hard time telling the two phones apart as they both sport similar body design.
The 9 Pro features curved edges and a square camera module at the rear panel which is home to the rear quad cameras as well as a camera flash.
You will also find the capacitive fingerprint sensor placed at the rear of the smartphone as well as the Infinix and Hot branding which shows that it is an Infinix phone.
Turn the smartphone over and you will come face to face with its 6.6-inch IPS LCD display that has a punch-hole design. The punch hole is where the front facing camera is fixed.
The 6.6-inch IPS LCD display features a screen resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels as well as a screen density of 266 PPI.
Hot 9 Pro Cameras
The good news is that the Infinix brand did not disappoint their fans with regards to the camera set up and quality of the Hot 9 Pro.
The camera set up is really nice and without a doubt will get the job of ensuring you have clear and bright images done.
We will begin with the rear camera set up which comprises of a 48MP primary camera, a 2MP macro camera, a 2MP depth camera as well as a QVGA camera for taking pictures even when in a low light area. This rear camera setup can shoot 1080p videos at 30fps. It also features HDR and Panorama mode for photos.
For Selfies, what the smartphone offers is a single 8MP camera. This camera can shoot 1080p videos at 30fps.
Infinix Hot 9 Pro Hardware / Software
Just as we pointed out earlier in this article, the Hot 9 Pro is one of the most powerful Infinix phones from the Hot series.
The smartphone is equipped with an Octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 processor. For graphics, what the phone comes with is a PowerVR GE832 GPU.
The device features 4GB/RAM and 64GB internal storage.
It is fitted with an impressive 5000mAh non-removable battery and as expected a lot of persons love this feature.
The 9 Pro features the XOS 6.0 user interface on top of the Android 10 operating system.
The device comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack, a version 2.0 Micro-USB port, wifi, as well as Bluetooth 5.0.
The smartphone supports as much as 4G LTE, so the phone users will not have access to 5G.