Infinix Note 8, Note 8i featuring quad cameras, launched
Expanding its portfolio of budget-range smartphones, Infinix Mobile has launched the Note 8 and Note 8i at a virtual event. However, the pricing and launch details are yet to be revealed. As for the key highlights, both the smartphones come with quad cameras, a MediaTek Helio G80 chipset, a 5,200mAh battery, and DTS Audio processing. Here's our roundup.
Infinix Note 8 and Note 8i: At a glance
The Infinix Note 8 and Note 8i feature a noticeable bottom bezel with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor and quad rear cameras. The former houses a pill-shaped cut-out for dual front cameras while the latter gets a punch-hole design. Note 8 and 8i bear a 6.95-inch and 6.78-inch IPS display respectively, with a 20.5:9 aspect ratio. Both the phones come in three distinct color options.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
Infinix Note 8 sports a quad rear camera setup, comprising a 64MP primary sensor, a 2MP macro shooter, a 2MP depth camera, and an AI lens. The dual front camera includes a 16MP sensor and a portrait lens. Meanwhile, the rear camera setup of Note 8i is similar to Note 8's, except for the 48MP primary sensor. For selfies, it offers an 8MP snapper.
Under the hood
The Infinix Note 8 and 8i draw power from an octa-core MediaTek Helio G80 processor, coupled with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The duo runs on Android 10-based XOS 7.1 and packs a 5,200mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support. For connectivity, the smartphones offer support for Wi-Fi 802.11a/c, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, a headphone jack and a Type-C port.
What about the price?
At present, the pricing details of Infinix Note 8 and Note 8i have not been revealed. However, looking at the entry-level specifications, they are expected to be priced at $200 (roughly Rs. 14,700) and $175 (approximately Rs. 12,800) respectively.