The Infinix S4 launch came as a big surprise to most of us. Not as if we weren’t expecting it, we just did not imagine her outlook would look this great.
At the Infinix Mobility Spring launch event held in Lagos, Nigeria. The Infinix S4 was unveiled and everyone got to see a whole new design.
Infinix Mobility in a bid to do away with the notch or better still make the notch as small as possible have launched the new S4 with a tear drop notch.
This is unaguably the first Infinix smartphone to get this design. It is indeed a massive improvement for the smartphone market in the budget category here in Nigeria.
I was actually expecting to see this tear drop notch design from any of the key major brands in the industry but thank God Infinix Mobility was quick to visualize it.
Released date: April, 2019 Display: 6.2 inch HD+ IPS O S: Android 9.0 Pie Front Camera: 32MP Rear Camera: 2MP + 13MP + 8MP Battery: 4000mAh RAM: 3GB/ 6GB ROM: 32 GB/ 64GB Sim-Slot: Dual Fingerprint scanner: yes Face ID: yes Connectivity: 4G LTE Bluetooth 5.0
Availability & Price
In Nigeria, the Infinix S4 comes in three great colors; purple, red and blue. It is selling at very affordable price in Nigeria.
The design is the most attractive and talked about feature of the Infinix S4, this is in fact the first thing that will get your attention in the first place.
The Infinix S4 comes with a luminous crystal design that looks very nice and attractive. This is because of her glass back and front that is placed in a plastic body.
At the top is were we have the tear drop notch which now gives room for more display. So you get to enjoy magnificent viewing experience.
Taking a good look at the back, you will find the fingerprint reader and a vertically placed triple cameras with quad-led flash that complement her 2.5D glass back.
The speaker grill, micro USB port and 3.5mm headphone jack still maintains her usual spot at the bottom while the power and volume buttons are on the right.
The Infinix S4 comes with a 6.2 inch HD+ super full view display that is occupying a moderate sized smartphone. This means you are getting more screen to play with.
The 6.2 inch display also received a 1520 x 720p resolution and stepped up 19:9 aspect ratio as compared to previously manufactured Infinix smartphones of last year.
The Infinix S4 aside looking stylish also boost a long-lasting battery. You are absolutely going to enjoy the Infinix S4 with peace of mind.
The Infinix S4 comes with a very good battery that is commendable, it got a 4000mAh battery capacity that is non-removable.
This battery is more than enough to serve you for a full day of heavy usage but if you are a light user, be sure to expect more.
Lets talk about the second most attractive and talked about feature of the Infinix S4, “the camera”. This is considered to be the smartest upgrade on the Infinix S4 this year.
If there is any reason to buy the Infinix S4 in Nigeria, the camera would definitely be on your check list.
On the Infinix S4 there are 3 rear camera setup with quad LED flash at the back. Each tends to have a specific role assigned to it but that is not to say they work against each other.
The first is a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.8 aperture, 2p lens and 66° field of view. The second is a 13MP low light with f/1.9 aperture, 5p lens and 78° field of view.
While the third is an 8MP wide angle with f/2.4 aperture, 6p lens, and 120° field of view. These cameras comes with Samsung image sensor.
That’s not all, the front-facing camera on the Infinix S4 is also a boom! It got a 32MP camera with f/2.0 aperture and 77° wide selfie angle. There is also a flashlight for night selfies.
Software & Spec
The software features on the Infinix S4 is another strong reason to buy in Nigeria. This is because the Infinix S4 is well equipped with the latest software.
The Infinix S4 comes with XOS cheetah v 5.0 user interface which makes it the first Infinix smartphone to grap Infinix Mobility latest UI.
The XOS cheetah v5.0 UI gives you freedom to customize so many settings options to suit your needs.
There is also an AR sticker that helps to beautify your pictures with simple effects that supports facial movement up to an angle of 120°.
New UI equal new OS right!
The Infinix S4 comes with the latest Android 9.0 pie Operating system that runs on a 1.5GHz octa-core processor with MediaTek hello P22 chip and an ARM cortex A53 CPU.
The Infinix S4 comes in two main variant: 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM and 6GB RAM, 64GB ROM with up to 128GB micro SD card slot.
As expected, the Infinix S4 comes with security features like face ID and fingerprint scanner. There also an AI engine on the Infinix S4.
The Infinix S4 is the first to get this feature. What AI engine does is that it helps to control all operations guided by advanced AI algorithms for Intelligent Image recognition, power consumption and even distribution of resources across the Infinix S4.
The Infinix S4 is a budget smartphone that is offering more for less, it is hard to believe how much you are paying to buy the Infinix Hot S4 in Nigeria.
The Infinix S4 design is great, the battery life is amazing, the camera is outstanding (no contender) and the software looks well redefined and cleaned up.
Like it or not, the Infinix S4 have made history. It is considered the first Infinix smartphone to spot a tear drop notch and also the first among other major brands in Nigeria.
In summary, the Infinix S4 is a great smartphone that is definitely going to change a lot in the smartphone industry in Nigeria particularly in the budget category.
If am going to buy an Infinix smartphone right now in Nigeria, the S4 will be number one.
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