Infinix Hot 8 Specs And Price-Nigeria – Faqontech

Infinix hot 8 specs and Price-Nigeria

by Joseph Praise

Coming in colour options of Quetzal Cyan, Cosmic Purple, Shark Grey and Midnight Black, the Infinix Hot 8 does score good points for design.


An 8 megapixels snapper on the front of the Infinix Hot 8 will handle selfie needs. We don’t suppose it would take the best selfies on the market, but it should be fairer than most.

Infinix Hot 8

On the back, though, we have some good challengers. The main 13 megapixels sensor is designed for wide image capturing, and that will be paired with a 2MP sensor for better depth capturing. There is a third sensor (QVGA camera) in there, but that would be for bettering captures in low light.

Interestingly, the selfie camera comes with a LED flash of its own, so it will do well in some low light situations too. To better the prospects of the rear camera, we have a quad-LED camera setup in there.

Hardware, Software and Other Features

Infinix decided to test two different chipsets for different configurations of the Hot 8. The 2GB/3GB RAM + 32GB ROM storage option of this affordable Android phone comes with a MediaTek MT6761 Helio A22 chipset while the 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM option will use the MT6762 chipset instead.

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Both of these chipsets are manufactured with the 12nm process, so they won’t differ much in their efficiency and operational capacity either. However, the first one is a quad-core chipset while the latter is an octa-core SoC instead.

The means the second model of the Infinix Hot 8 with octa-core and 4GB RAM is built for consumers looking for more performance for gaming and multitasking.

No matter which unit you pick, you get Android 9 Pie operating system with the in-house XOS 5.0 running on top, paired with the PowerVR GE8320 GPU in the chipset.

Fortunately, Infinix didn’t think to remove the 3.5mm jack from their own unit – and they even worked in Dirac Surround Sound for the speakers.

Carrying a non-removable 5000mAh battery to match, users will get all the power they need with this device. But then, there is no promise of a fast charge technology in sight.

Infinix Hot 8 Price and Availability

Infinix Hot 8 price in Nigeria starts at 39,500 Naira for the model with 2GB RAM and 42,500 Naira for the model with 3GB RAM. The 4GB/64GB model is not yet available and seems to be targeted at India.

It is available in India starting at 7,999 INR. Infinix Hot 8 went on sale 12th of September at a retail price of about $97. Price in Kenya starts at KSh 10,890.

Depending on the internal configurations of your choice unit, preferred colour and such other specifics, prices may differ from place to place

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Infinix Hot 8 Specs

Here are a few specs of the Infinix Hot 8:

General Features

  • Platform: Android 9.0 (Pie), XOS 5.0
  • Processor: 2.0GHz quad-core Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22 (12 nm) – 32/2 GB; 1.8GHz octa-core Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm) – 64/4 GB
  • GPU: PowerVR GE8320
  • Memory: 2GB/3GB RAM (with 32GB), 4GB RAM (with 64GB)
  • Colours: Quetzal Cyan, Cosmic Purple, Shark Grey, Midnight Black
  • Dimension: 165 x 76.3 x 8.7 mm
  • Weight: 179 g
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM


  • Display: 6.6-inch IPS Display, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 aspect ratio (~269 ppi density)
  • Screen Protection: Glass Cover (also on the back)
  • Foldable Display: – No


  • Rear Camera: 13MP (wide) + 2MP (depth) + QVGA (low light) Triple Camera, 1080p@30fps Video
  • Rear Camera Features: Quad-LED flash, panorama, HDR
  • Front Camera: 8 MP Camera, LED Flash,


  • Built-in Storage: 32GB / 64GB
  • Memory Card Support: microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
  • Bundled Cloud Storage: No

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes
  • 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
  • 5G: No

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • CDMA EVDO: –
  • 4G LTE: Yes (up to 150 Mbps downloads)
  • 5G: No
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: – Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
  • NFC: No
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • USB Port: microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
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  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol: Yes


  • Music Player: Yes
  • Video Player: Yes
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS
  • Maps: Yes

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: No
  • SpO2: No
  • Pedometer: No
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No
  • Gyroscope: No
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Face Unlock: Yes
  • Stylus Pen: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: No
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: No
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant: No
  • Image Editor: No
  • Video Editor: No
  • Document Viewer: No
  • Document Editor: No


  • Battery: 5000 mAh Non-removable Li-Po Battery
  • Talktime: –
  • Standby Time: –
  • Fast Charging: 2A Fast Recharge

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