Infinix Hot S3X – A Budget Phone with a Notch


Last Updated on June 16, 2021 by TM

The recent swift response to mobile trend by infinix mobility have been of great surprise to majority of us in Nigeria.

Having successfully launch her hot series,Infinix Mobility have decided to keep the train moving with the arrival of the Infinix  hot S3X.

The Infinix hot S3X is considered the first budget infinix phone to have a notch at the top, one will really appreciate the beauty of this great phone when you first set your eyes on it.

Aside beauty, the Infinix hot S3X came with other stunning features and specification that complement the design, most of which are likely gonna with stand the test of time depending on how well you  use it.

Key features

Released date: August, 2018

Display: 6.2 inch HD+ IPS

Dimension: 156.7 x 75.3 x 7.99mm.

Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo     

Front Camera: 16MP AI selfie with flash

Rear Camera: 13MP + 2MP

Battery: 4000mAh        

RAM: 3/4GB

Sim-Slot: Dual  

ROM: 32/64 GB

Chipset: Qualcomm snapdragon

Price and Availability

In Nigeria, the Infinix hot S3X is available in the following colors; ice blue, berlin gray and milan blue. It is selling at a budget friendly price in Nigeria.

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Design and Display

One of the major focus of the Infinix hot S3X is her design feature. The Infinix hot S3X comes with a design that is outstanding among most android phones that is worth her price in Nigeria.

One can easily get attracted to the beauty of this phone even at first sight, in front is a noticeable notch that is positioned at the very top where the front facing camera, LED flash and receiver are in house.

At the right edge of the Infinix hot S3X is the power/lock button and volume rocker while the speaker grill, micro USB port and 3.5m headphone jack are at the bottom.

When it comes to display, the Infinix hot S3X features a 6.2inch HD+ display that is almost bezeless. The Infinix hot S3X even has a well cut out notch at the top to give room for more display.

The 6.2inch display also features a 1500 x 720 pixel resolution and a 500 nits brightness. The Infinix hot S3X full view display is very good for gaming, movie watching and reading via ebook reader.

Battery life and Camera

The Infinix hot S3X boost a 4000mAh battery that is ready to serve you even when going on long trips or busy with too many task.

The battery life of the Infinix hot S3X is also long-lasting, it has fast charging feature. Infinix mobility even promise two days usage for an average user in Nigeria.

Also available on the Infinix hot S3X is 16MP AI selfie front – facing camera and two powerful 13MP + 2MP rear cameras.

The 16MP AI selfie camera uses artificial intelligence technology to produce awesome selfie photos with high studio quality.

The AI selfie camera also uses super AI bokeh effects to blur irrelevant objects and retain clarity on the main object.The 13MP + 2MP rear cameras at the back of the Infinix hot S3X work hand in hand.

While the 13MP camera has a portrait mode that helps to fully capture the depth of your background, the 2MP camera on the other hand focuses more on distance in order to balance image quality and implement the best portrait mode bokeh effects.

Software and Performance

The Infinix hot S3X comes with a preinstalled infinix XOS humming bird user interface that is based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The Infinix hot S3X is available in two storage options; 3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB ROM.

The Infinix hot S3X also comes with a Qualcomm snapdragon chipset, an Adreno 505 GPU and runs on a CPU frequency of 1.4GHz octa core processor. The Qualcomm snapdragon chipset supports fast gaming, less lagging and better GPS navigation.

What’s more?

Other outstanding feature worth mentioning on the Infinix hot S3X are face ID and fingerprint scanner. The face ID uses a face ++ technology that has up to 1024 recognition points to secure your privacy.

What’s inside the box?

Inside the box are; infinix hot S3X, power adaptor, USB-cable, user guide, warranty card, earphone, TPU and a film.

My thoughts

The infinix hot S3X is a futuristic phone both on the inside and out. It does have a lot of mind blowing features that would keep you entertained for a whole year without considering any need to buy another phone. Personally, I must commend Infinix mobility for this great tech launch.

One thought on “Infinix Hot S3X – A Budget Phone with a Notch”

  1. Wow that was unusual. I just wrote an extremely long comment but after I clicked submit my comment didn’t show up.
    Grrrr… well I’m not writing all that over again. Anyway, just wanted to say superb blog!

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