Chinese mobile company Transsion Holdings has today launched two smartphones in India under a new brand called Infinix. The brand follows the strategy of going beyond by challenging the norms and innovating par excellence. The two new smartphones under Infinix are called Note 4 and Hot 4 Pro being priced at Rs. 8999 and Rs. 7499 respectively. Infinix Note 4 will be available on Flipkart from 12 noon on August 3rd while Infinix Hot 4 Pro will hit the e-commerce retailer at 23:59 on August 3rd.
On specifications front, Infinix Note 4 uses a 5.7 inch Full HD IPS display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and a brightness level of 500 nits. The phone is equipped with 2.5D curved glass within a sleek 8.4 mm frame. The device gets powered by an Octa-core MediaTek MT6753 1.3 GHz processor coupled with ARM Mali-T720 GPU running at 450 MHz. Note 4 has 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal memory. The dual SIM phone has a third slot for microSD cards which is a far better offering than hybrid slot devices. The memory can be expanded up to 128 GB. There is a 13 Megapixels rear camera on board with various professional and manual modes. The front camera carries a resolution of 8 Megapixels along with a customisable LED flash allowing users to set levels of lighting discretely. Note 4 sports a battery capacity of 4300 mAh along with 18W Xcharge fast charging technology that charges the battery up to 75% in just 60 minutes. The smartphone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat wrapped under XOS UI and has a fingerprint sensor on front home key below the display. The device would sell in a multitude of colors - Ice Blue, Champagne Gold and Milan Black.
The second device, Hot 4 Pro is being marketed as an entry level phone by Infinix. It sports a 5.5 inch HD IPS display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and a pixel density of 267 ppi. Hot 4 Pro gets powered by a Quad core 1.3 GHz MediaTek MT6737W processor backed by ARM Mali-T720 GPU. There is 3 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage on board. The dual SIM phone uses a third microSD card slot for expanding memory up to 128 GB. The device is equipped with dual speakers employing Dirac Stereo Widening technology for a more immersive audio experience during media consumption or while playing games. The phone has a 13 Megapixels camera on the rear and a 5 Megapixels camera on the front supported by a soft light flash. Hot 4 Pro carries a 4000 mAh battery and runs XOS UI layered over Android 6 Marshmallow. The device would be available in 3 colors - Bordeaux Red, Quartz Black and Magic Gold.
Flipkart is introducing the phones with a number of launch offers. Consumers can get 2 months free Hotstar Premium subscription. Additionally, exchange of old devices can get you up to Rs. 8500 off on Note 4 and up to Rs. 7000 off on Hot 4 Pro depending on various terms and conditions. A discount of 15% can be availed on Flipkart Fashion and Lifestyle category on August 5th and August 6th. Moreover, Idea customers can get 84 GB data for 84 days at Rs. 443 with the purchase of any of these 2 Infinix smartphones.
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