Infinix Hot 12i was launched in Nigeria as the latest offering from the Chinese smartphone market. The new Infinix phone comes in four distinct color options and has a waterdrop-style notch on the front. The Infinix Hot 12i has a 6.6-inch display and is equipped with a triple rear camera unit, powered by a 13-megapixel primary sensor. It offers DTS audio support and comes with up to 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. The handset has a 5,000 mAh battery, which is claimed to have a standby time of 62 days on a single charge.
Infinix Hot 12i price, availability
The official Infinix website does not mention the prices and availability of the new Infinix Hot 12i. The handset is currently listed on the Nigerian e-commerce website Xpark for NGN 61,800 (about Rs. 11,300) for the basic 2GB + 64GB storage configuration. The 3GB + 64GB storage model is reported for NGN 67,000 (about Rs. 12,200). The handset comes in Champagne Gold, Haze Green, Horizon Blue, and Racing Black color options.
However, details about the launch of Infinix Hot 12i in India and other global markets have not yet been announced.
Infinix Hot 12i specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Infinix Hot 12i runs on Android 11-based XOS 7.6. It has a 6.6-inch IPS TFT display with a resolution of 720 × 1,612 pixels and 480 nits peak brightness. Under the hood, Infinix Hot 12i has a built-in CPU with up to 4 GB of RAM. The processor has a peak speed of 2.0GHz. The RAM in Infinix Hot 12i can be practically expanded up to 7GB with the extra built-in storage.
Infinix Hot 12i has a triple rear camera unit along with a dual flash. The camera module is headed by a 13-megapixel main sensor with an f1.8 aperture. The rear camera supports super night mode, and autofocus among others. It also supports video recording of 1,080 pixels at 30 frames per second (fps). For selfies, Infinix has provided an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with a single front-facing flash on the handset.
As mentioned, Infinix Hot 12i comes with 64GB of onboard storage. The internal storage can be expanded up to 512GB via a microSD card. Connectivity options in the phone include 4G, FM radio, Wi-Fi 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac, Bluetooth, GPS, OTG, a 3.5mm headphone jack and a USB port. Sensors on board include a light sensor, gyroscope, g-sensor, e-compass, and proximity sensor. For authentication, the new Infinix handset also has a fingerprint sensor.
Infinix has packed a 5,000mAh battery on the new phone. The Infinix Hot 12i battery is said to deliver up to 34 hours of talk time and up to 62 days of standby time on a single charge. It is also claimed that it offers a maximum of 150 hours of music playing time and 13 hours of gaming. The new smartphone measures 164.80×76.40×8.75mmmm and weighs 190 grams.