The launch of the Infinix Hot 5 and Hot 5 Lite from last year is another big brother in the series, giving us the Hot 6 Pro for this year. This is a unit that comes out of the box with the latest specs in the market.
Even though it does not fully embrace the bezel-less technology that is now making waves, the unit makes up for that in the offering of dual camera setups with an amazing screen up front. So that we don’t let out all the good stuff before the party starts, follow us as we go through a review of the latest big brother in the family of Infinix Hot devices.
Infinix Hot 6 Pro Key Specs and Features
6.0-inch, TFT LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1440 X 720 pixels
18:9 Aspect Ratio
Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 CPU with 2GB/3GB RAM
16GB/32GB built-in storage, up to 128GB with a memory card
Dual 13MP + 2MP rear camera and 5MP front camera
4G LTE Data
Facial RecognitionFingerprint Sensor (Rear)
4, 000mAh non removable Li-Po battery
Hot 6 Pro’s 4000 mAh battery gives you over 24 hours of steady power. What are you doing with it: gaming or streaming?
According to the picture below, the Infinix Hot 6 Pro will retain the polycarbonate design and is expected to be lightweight as well.
The first thing you would notice at the rear is the dual rear cameras which definitely adds to the beauty of the device.
Besides the dual shooters lies the dual-LED flash, while the fingerprint scanner sits in its usual position. Turning over to the sides, it measures 7.8 mm in thickness and weighs 158g just like how Infinix makes them. It should be available in Red, Gold, Black and Blue colours.
This is not the first Hot smartphone with the bezel-less trend, the Hot S3 comes with the feature. But this is the first from the Hot budget series, its 18:9 aspect ratio screen will definitely delight users.
The bigger 6.0-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen here has a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels. It also has a pixel per inch density of 282, making details on the screen sharp enough as well.
HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE
Under the hood is the Snapdragon 425 chip from Qualcomm with a faster 4-core processor and 64-bit CPU architecture. The processor here reaches a clock speed of 1.4 GHz and the Adreno 308 graphics processor from Qualcomm takes care of graphics.
Unlike the Hot 6, the Pro variant comes with 3GB RAM for a smooth multitasking experience of heavy apps. While for storing files, the storage space has been expanded further to 32GB. But if you need more space, then using a memory will be ideal as you can upgrade up to 128GB. The Hot 6 Pro runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with XOS 3.0 Hummingbird.
The device comes with dual 13MP + 2MP rear shooter. The 13MP sensor is the main camera while the 2MP will assist in Portrait mode, even though this might not be as great like on most flagships. Nonetheless, it comes with other quality features you can use to beautify your photography, there’s a dual-LED flash for night photography as well.
Easily record videos of 1080 pixels at 30 frames per second. At the top bezel, the 5MP selfie camera is ready for all your selfie needs. There’s a front LED flash as well for night selfies and video calls.
The Infinix Hot 6 Pro is powered by a non-removable Li-Ion 4000mAh battery with fast charging technology (Quick charge 3.0).
Infinix Hot 6 Pro Price and Availability
The Infinix Hot 6 Pro is now available in Nigeria, Kenya, and Ghana. It is available for sale in various online stores and smartphone retail outlets in your country. Infinix Hot 6 Pro Price in Nigeria starts at around 46, 800 Naira depending on your location and the deal.
Infinix Hot 6 Pro Best Alternatives
If you are looking for something other than the Infinix Hot 6 Pro, you could consider the Infinix Note 4 from last year. You could also look at the Tecno POP 1 Pro if you don’t want anything as much as this or consider the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S if you are going for an even higher spec’ed device with an affordable price
The full spec
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: Yes
・4G Support: Yes
・Number of SIM Card: 2 (Nano)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes
・Material Type: Metal
・Dimensions: 160 .43 x 76.21 x 8.6 mm
・Colour: Red, Gold, blue and Black
・Screen Type: HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 720 x 1440 pixels
・Pixel Density: 282ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: %
・Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
・Processor: Quad-core 1.4GHz
・Chipset type: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
・Graphics Processing Unit: Adreno 308
・Memory Card slot: Yes, up to 128GB
・Internal storage: 32GB
・Back Camera: 13MP + 2MP
・Front Camera: 5MP
・Back Flash: Yes, dual-LED
・Front Flash: Yes
・Wifi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, gyroscope, compass
・USB: type C
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: Yes