Infinix Mobility has released a variant of the Infinix Hot 4 which is now available on Jumia. The new variant is called the Infinix Hot 4 Lite, but it’s not the first variant of the Hot 4 we’ve seen; the Infinix Hot 4 Pro has been released previously.
As you would guess from its name, the Infinix Hot 4 Lite is a watered down version of the Hot 4, and it was released to suit those who want the juicy features of the Hot 4 but can’t purchase it because of its price. The Hot 4 Lite can also be regarded as a Hot 3 with larger battery, XOS/Marshmallow and better selfie camera.
Infinix Hot 4 Lite Specifications
Display & Design
The Infinix Hot 4 Lite has the same design language as the Hot 4. The back is textured, the LED display is 5.5 inches wide and it has an HD (1280 * 720) pixel resolution.
Memory & Performance
The same SoC setup in the Hot 4 is also present in the Infinix Hot 4 Lite. It is powered by the same MediaTek MT6580 processor with a speed of 1.3GHz and four Cortex-A53 processor cores. It also contains a Mali 400 GPU.
When I wrote about the Hot 4, I was surprised that it came with 2GB RAM and I talked of the possibility of other storage variants coming out in the future. Now this is coming to pass, though I didn’t expect a storage variant lower than 1GB RAM considering the fact that Infinix already has a lot of smartphones with that RAM size in Nigeria.
The Infinix Hot 4 Lite has 1GB RAM and 16GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 32GB with micro SD card.
The Hot 4 Lite possesses the same 4,000mAh battery capacity found in its standard variant. The phone comes with a 5V/2A power adapter and Infinix’s Xcharge for faster charging, though this has been said to have minimum effect in the Hot 4.
The Hot 4 Lite has 3G WCDMA network capability, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.1 wireless connectivity, a USB 3.0 port which gives it OTG support, GPS for navigation, a 3.5mm headphone jack for audio streaming, and a Dual Micro-SIM slot.
The same camera setup still exists in the Hot 4 Lite. The rear bears an 8MP camera while a 5MP selfie camera is present at the front. The front camera is paired with a soft LED flash.
Software and Hardware
Sadly, the fingerprint sensor is absent on the Hot 4 Lite. It still has two stereo speakers with Smart Voice noise reduction technology.
The Infinix Hot 4 Lite runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Infinix’s XOS Chameleon UI layered on top.
Infinix Hot 4 Lite Specifications (Summary)
- 5.5-inch HD LED display with 1280 * 720 pixel resolution.
- Bar form factor with colourful textured back.
- Dimension – 152.6 * 76.2 * 8.8mm.
- Weight – 175G
- 1.3GHz Quad-core MT6580 Processor.
- Mali-400 MP2 GPU.
- 1GB RAM.
- 16GB ROM, expandable up to 32GB.
- 8MP AF Rear camera with 5P lenses.
- 5MP FF Front Camera with Soft-LED Flash.
- 4,000mAh Battery.
- Dual Stereo speakers with Smart Voice noise-cancellation technology.
- Dual micro-SIM slot.
- 3G connectivity, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS.
- Micro SD card slot, 32GB capacity.
- Infinix XOS UI based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Infinix Hot 4 Lite Price in Nigeria, Kenya and India
The Infinix Hot 4 Lite is now available in Nigeria and currently goes for N38,000 on Jumia. The price is likely to increase soon, so you had better hurry if you’re planning to purchase the smartphone.
The Hot 4 Lite will cost KES 12,230 in Kenya and GHS 479.9 in Ghana when it becomes available in these countries.
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