Infinix Smart is an entry level with 5 inches display but does it deserve the name “smart”? We will find out in a moment.
The Infinix Smart is the latest smartphone from Infinix and it is the beginning of a new Infinix phone series, a series that looks like it will be focused on music, just like the Hot S series focuses on camera.
In this post, we will look at the top 5 things that is unique about the Infinix Smart device, but first, here is the full specifications of the device.
Infinix Smart X5010 Full Specs
Announced 2017, July
Status Available. Released 2017, July
Dimensions 144.9 x 71.9 x 8.35 mm
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Type Super IPS capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.0 inches (~75.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density)
XOS based on Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset MediaTek MT6580M
CPU 1.3 GHz Quad-core Cortex-A7 CPU
GPU Mali-400 MP GPU
Card slot microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 16 GB, 1 GB RAM
Primary 8 MP, f/1.9, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
Secondary 2 MP, f/1.9, 1080p
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with dual stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (region dependent)
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Sensors accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
– Fast battery charging
– ANT+ support
– MP4/WMV/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
Non-removable 3060 mAh battery
Colors Gold, Pink Gold
Price range: NGN 30,000 to NGN 35,000
Shortly after the launch of the Infinix Smart, Tecno Mobile – one of the top phone brands in Nigeria – launched two new smartphones in a new series with similar features as the Infinix Smart. Perhaps as a response to Infinix. The new Tecno phones are Tecno K7 and its pro version Tecno K9.
So, here are the things to note about the Infinix Smart
1. Infinix Smart is a music phone
With features like Dirac Technology and dual stereo speaker, you can see where Infinix is heading with the Infinix smart series.
The Dirac technology helps optimize you sound output to give you the best possible audio output. Dirac technology of the device help minimize distortion, produce smoother accurate sound, and also produce loud but soft audio output.
This technology has been seen in devices like Oppo R9s and R9s Plus smartphones.
2. Infinix Smart is affordable.
With a price range of about NGN 30,000, the Infinix smart can be said to be an affordable android smartphone.
3. Infinix Smart is available in multiple colours.
No matter you choice of colour when it comes to smartphone, Infinix smart will most likely satisfy that as the device is available in colours like Champagne Gold, Sandstone Black, Bordeaux Red, Mysterious Blue and Apple Green.
4. Infinix Smart offer a decent battery.
With 3060 mAh battery and XOS that is optimized to deliver a the best performance, you can expect a good battery life with the Infinix smart. The device boost of 2 days battery life on average usage.
5. Infinix Smart has a sleek design.
The device feature a design that is similar to that of Infinix Hot Note but it more compact and easy to handle. You an easily operate it with one hand.
Now you know more about the Infinix X5010 (Infinix smart), is a buy for you? It remains to see whether Infinix will launch the device in India just as they did with Infinix Hot 4 Pro and Infinix Note 4.