Infinix Hot 6X is the latest device to be released by Infinix Mobility and there are similarities with the Hot 6 Pro which was released not too long ago. The Hot 6X is powered by a mid-range Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo. It’s a notched device featuring a 6.2HD+ 19:9 infinity display with an 87% screen-to-body ratio. It has a dual rear camera and is powered by a non-removable 4000mAh battery capacity.
Infinix Hot 6X Key Specifications
- 3GHz Quad-Core 64-bit Snapdragon 425
- 16/32GB ROM, 2GB/3GB RAM, microSD expandable up to 128GB
- 2-inch display with an HD+ resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels; 2.5D curved glass display; 19:9 aspect ratio
- XOS based on Android 8.1 Oreo
- Dual SIM Micro + microSD)
- 13MP rear camera with quad-LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, 2MP secondary camera
- 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, LED flash
- Fingerprint sensor, Face unlock
- Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS
- 4000mAh battery
Design and Display
It shares a similar design with the Hot 6 and Hot 6 Pro and there are only little differences. It is made from a polycarbonate plastic material which makes it very lightweight and easy to hold as well.
The fingerprint scanner is in its usual position behind the phone and below the camera, while the dual rear shooters sit comfortably at the top left corner. It measures 8.5mm in thickness as well. The Hot 6X, however, sets apart by sporting a fuller 19:9 aspect ratio screen and the top and bottom bezels are slimmer giving it a 19:9 infinity display.
The front is built around a 6.2-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, this boasts of 1440 x 720 pixels in resolution for clear visuals. It stretches up to 87% screen-to-body ratio with a 500-nit brightness and 1500:1 contrast ration
Hardware and Software
Not much is going on as same Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset which was spotted by the Hot 6 Pro is also on the Infinix Hot 6X. It’s a 64-bit SoC which is clocked at a 1.3GHz quad-core speed.
It comes loaded with 2GB of RAM for multitasking, however, there is a 3GB RAM variant. In the storage department, there’s a 16GB/32GB inbuilt storage which can be upgraded up to 128GB using a memory card. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with XOS 3.3.
Camera, Network, and Connectivity
Infinix Hot 6X is equipped with dual 13MP + 2MP shooter at the rear, this supports Portrait Mode and lets you take photographs with Bokeh Effect. The main 13-megapixel comes with f/1.8 aperture while the secondary 2-megapixel has f/2.4 with a quad LED flash. The 8MP selfie camera has AI Beauty Mode, supports Face ID, dedicated flash and f/2.0 aperture lens.
Other connectivity options include 4G LTE connectivity on dual Micro SIMs. There is a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and It also has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB port, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS.
Infinix Hot 6X Complete Specification
- Technology: 4G/3G/2G
- Bandwidth GSM: 850/900/1800/1900MHz
- WCDMA: 850/1700/900/2100MHz
- Throughput: HSPA+: 42.2/5.76MBPS
- GPU: Built-in CPU
- CPU Frequency: 1.3GHZ
- EDGE: Yes
- GPRS: Yes
- 3G: Yes
- 4G: Yes
- Size: 6.0 Inch
- Type: IPS
- Resolution: HD+1440*720
- Material: TFT
- ROM: 16GB
- RAM: 2GB
- External Memory: UP TO 128GB
- Location: Front/Rear
- Rear/front: (8MP)/Rear(13MP)
- AF / FF8M FF/13M AF
- Front Camera Max: 3072*1728
- Rear Camera Max: 4864*2736
- Flash Light: Yes
- Video Recording: Yes
- Video: 1080P@30FPS
- Audio Player: MP3/MIDI/AAC/WAV
- Ringtone Format: MIDI/MP3
- Video Player: 3GP/MP4/AVI/
- Picture Format: PNG/JPEG/BMP/GIF
- FM Radio: Yes
- Voice Recording: Yes
- E-book Reader: Yes
- Game: Yes
- MMS: Yes
- E-mail: Yes
- Sim Card Slot: Dual Micro SIM
- GPS Navigation: Yes
- WiFi (WLAN): IEEE802.11B/G/N
- Bluetooth: Yes
- USB Port: Yes
- Earphone: Yes,3.5JACK
- OTG: Yes
- Charge Output: 5V-2A
Sensors & Tools
- G-sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- E-Compass: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Gyroscope: Software
- Fingerprint: Yes
- Capacity: 4000mAh
- Talk Time: 27 Hours
Infinix Hot 6X Price and Availability
Hot 6X starts at Ksh. 14,299 in Kenya, See Jumia offers.
Hot 6X retails for 635 Ghana Cedis, See Jumia offers.
It is exepcedted to go on sale for around 47,000- 50,000 Naira in Nigeria.