Infinix Hot 5 VS Infinix Hot 6 Pro: Why you should upgrade to the Infinix Hot 6 Pro. One of the most talked about smartphone in the last few weeks is finally out. The Infinix Hot 6 and Hot 6 Pro features a dual rear camera. And they rightfully succeed the 2017’s Infinix Hot 5. The Hot series has been one of the budget series of Infinix. And with the constant demand of quality specs from users, we are yet to see how Infinix will manage the series going forward.

Now the Infinix Hot 6 and Hot 6 Pro are here and they are not as cheap as you would think. Last year’s Infinix Hot 5 is still very much available across various online shopping stores in Africa and Asia. But the real question will be, how much upgrade does the Infinix Hot 6 come with? This article will give you a detailed comparison of the Infinix Hot 5 and the Infinix Hot 6 Pro.

Infinix Hot 5 VS Infinix Hot 6 Pro – The Design

Infinix Hot 5 VS Infinix Hot 6 Pro
Infinix Hot 5
Infinix Hot 5 VS Infinix Hot 6 Pro
Infinix Hot 6 Pro

You would agree with me that the Infinix Hot 5 features a better design and build compared to the Infinix Hot 6 Pro. The Hot 6 Pro looks plain with its front glass and plastic back design. The Hot 5 also features a front glass with a plastic back. But the back of the Hot 5 isn’t plain, you would see multiple small triangles all over it. And it would surely make the phone easy to hold and won’t slip off your fingers easily.

The Infinix Hot 6 Pro is lighter than the Hot 5, which is a good move by Infinix if you ask me. The Hot 6 Pro measures 7.8mm in thickness and a weight of 145 grams. While the Hot 5 measures a bulky 8.3mm in thickness and weighs 168 grams. You get to choose from four body colors option for the Hot 6 Pro. The colors available are Sandstone Black, Magic Gold, Bordeaux Red and City Blue. While the Hot 5 comes in five body colors; Fine Gold, Sandstone Black, White, Lemon and Red colors.

Infinix Hot 5 VS Infinix Hot 6 Pro – The Display

The Infinix Hot 6 and Hot 6 Pro becomes the first smartphones under the Hot series with a 18:9 aspect ratio bezel-less display. The Hot 5 features large bezels at the top and bottom screen. But the three navigation buttons on the Hot 5 is also on-screen just like the Hot 6. The Infinix Hot 6 Pro features a 6.0 inch IPS LCD touchscreen, 720 x 1440 pixels resolution and 282 PPI density. While the Hot 5 features a 5.5 inch IPS LCD touchscreen, 720 x 1280 pixels resolution and 264 PPI density.

Infinix Hot 5 VS Infinix Hot 6 Pro – The Camera

The Hot 6 Pro features a dual rear camera and is the first phone under the Hot series to have that. The dual rear camera features a primary 13MP sensor, a secondary 2MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, and panorama. All these features are a cause of the additional 2MP secondary sensor the Hot 6 Pro has. While the Hot 5 features a single rear camera that consists of an 8MP sensor, autofocus and LED flash. The front camera of Hot 5 features a 5MP sensor with LED flash. While that of the Hot 6 Pro features a 5MP sensor with no LED flash.

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Infinix Hot 5 VS Infinix Hot 6 Pro – Hardware and Software

Powering the Infinix Hot 5 is MediaTek MT6580 chipset with 4-cores processor clocked at 1.3GHz. While the Infinix Hot 6 Pro is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset with 4-cores processor clocked at 1.3GHz. The Infinix Hot 5 runs on XOS 2.2 skin overlaid on top of Android 7.0 Nougat. While the Infinix Hot 6 Pro runs on XOS 3.3 skin overlaid on top of Android 8.0 Oreo. They both come in a 2GB memory with 16GB internal storage. Though, the Hot 6 Pro’s 2GB memory might not be enough to run Android 8.0 Oreo.

Infinix Hot 5 VS Infinix Hot 6 Pro – The Battery

The Infinix Hot 5 and Hot 6 Pro comes with a non-removable Li-lon 4000 mAh battery. The only key difference is that the Hot 6 Pro supports fast battery charging while the Hot 5 doesn’t. The Hot 5 with its 4000 mAh battery will take over 3 hours from 0% to 100%. While the Hot 6 Pro will charge from 0% to 100% in less than 2 hours 30 minutes.

Infinix Hot 5 VS Infinix Hot 6 Pro – The Price

The Infinix Hot 5 is available at around $113 (N39,600). While the Hot 6 Pro cost about $134 (N46,800). The Infinix Hot 6 Pro is worth the extra cash, you won’t have to wait for 3 hours to get a fully charged phone. And you get a dual rear camera with great features and an 18:9 aspect ratio display.

Infinix Hot 5 VS Infinix Hot 6 Pro Full Specs Comparison

Infinix Hot 5 Infinix Hot 6 Pro
Dimensions and Weight 154.8 x 77.7 x 8.35 mm. Weight: 168 g 154.4 x 72.2 x 7.8 mm. Weight: 145 g
Display 5.5 inch ( – screen-to-body ratio), 720 x 1280 pixels with 267 PPI density and IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen 6.0 inch (76.1% screen-to-body ratio), 720 x 1440 pixels with 285 PPI density and IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Memory RAM: 2GB. ROM: 16GB microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot) RAM: 2GB. ROM: 16GB microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)
Software Android 7.0 Oreo (with XOS 2.2) Android 8.0 Oreo (with XOS 3.3)
Hardware MediaTek MT6580 chipset with Quad-core 1.3GHz processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset with Quad-core 1.3GHz processor
Camera 5MP front camera + 8MP with LED flash 5MP front camera + Dual: 13MP and 2MP with dual-LED flash
Connectivity 2G/3G/4G Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS 2G/3G/4G Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
Battery Non-removable Li-lon 4000 mAh battery Non-removable Li-lon 4000 mAh battery
Additional Features Fingerprint (rear-mounted) Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)

 

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