Infinix is gearing up to unravel the season’s biggest game-changing smartphone that will maintain its legacy of delivering #ALotExtra.
Mumbai, May 21, 2021: After taking giant strides in improvising revolutionary devices under its popular HOT Series, the premium smartphone brand from TRANSSION group Infinix is gearing up to unravel the season’s biggest game-changing smartphone that will maintain its legacy of delivering #ALotExtra. The refreshing new HOT 10S is a no-compromise smartphone for the new-age multi-tasking users and pro-level gamers.
The latest device is a massive upgrade from its precursors in the HOT series, packed with an array of top-notch features, superior gaming technology, powerful processor, latest OS, massive battery and a super-sharp camera that will give an immersive, engaging and all-rounder smartphone experience to the consumers. It is available in four attractive colour variants: variants-Heart of Ocean, Morandi Green, 7-Degree Purple and 95-Degree Black. To be available at a competitive price of INR 9999 on 4GB RAM + 64GB variant, and INR 10999 on the 6GB RAM + 64GB from 27th May, 2020 on Flipkart, Infinix HOT 10S is offering its fans a special launch discount of INR 500 for a day to let them grab this amazing device at the best ever price.
Sophisticated design, display and sound: Infinix’s newest entrant in the HOT series comes in an exciting Diamond Cut Flow pattern design on the back while the big screen ensures that the users get access to the most immersive mobile viewing experience. It stands out for its 6.82” HD+ Cinematic display a 90.6% screen-to-body ratio and 20.5:9 aspect ratio. To compliment the big screen, the smartphone comes with a 90Hz refresh rate, which ensures super smooth interaction between the users’ fingers and the screen whereas the 180Hz touch sampling rate allows faster screen response, especially for the pro gamers to perform better in gaming.Meanwhile, the 480 NITS brightness and 1500:1 contrast ratio deliver an immersive colour reproduction to the users. The NEG’s premium Dinorex T2X-1 glass protection on top of the display makes the device durable. The brighter, colourful and immersive viewing experience is backed by superior DTS-HD Surround sound, which gives a premium cinematic sound experience.
Superior Performance and storage: Keeping in mind all the requirements of the pro-level gamers, Infinix Hot 10S comes with the best processor Helio G85 Octa Core 64-bit processor, which has an ANTUTU score of 207719. The powerful processor has a CPU clock speed of Upto 2 GHz speed and a highly efficient 12nm production process. It is backed by the MediatekHyperEngine technology for intelligent dynamic management of CPU, GPU and memory; smoother performance even in games with extra action; enhanced power efficiency and network connectivity.
In order to take the gaming performance to the next level, the smartphone is backed by the novel Dar-Link Game Boost technology. The technology enhances the gaming interaction and display experiencein heavy Games like Call of Duty, Free Fire, PUBG, etc. by preventing screen tearing, ensuring natural colour reproduction, elevating the performance of the touch panel, and managing the resource allocation between the game and the chipset efficiently to prevent heating from long game play hours.
A promising reveal under the HOT series, it is an all-rounder smartphone for the pro-gamers that comes with powerful processor, smooth display, big screen, optimized software and big battery
· Ultra-smooth display and powerful sound: 6.82” HD+ cinematic display with 90Hz refresh rate and 180 Hz touch sampling rate along with DTS Surround Sound, for a more immersive video viewing experience
· Power-packed performance: Operating on Android 11 XOS7.6,the device is backed by an ultra-powerful Helio G85 Octa-core processor with an ANTUTU score of 207719 along with game-boosting Dar-Link Technology for pro level gamers
· Superior camera experience: Hot 10S comes with a 48MP AI Triple rear camera with f/1.79 large aperture, quad LED flash, Time Lapse &Bokeh Videos and8MP AI front camera with dual LED flash
· Massive battery: A 6000 mAh battery with 64 days of standby time, and a power marathon tech to increase battery life by 25%
· Premium Design: Stylish Diamond cut flow pattern with 2.5D curved glass with NEG Glass (NEG Dinorex T2X-1) protection on the front
· Comes in two memory variants: 4GB RAM + 64GB Storage and 6GB RAM + 64GB Storage
· Additionally a 500 INR special launch offer discount will be available for the first sale day
Available in two memory variants 4GB RAM/64 GB storage and 6GB RAM/64 GB storage, HOT 10S has 3 card slots (Dual nano SIM + Micro SD) with expandable memory up to 256 GB. The device operates on the latest Android 11 with the latest XOS 7.6 skin enabling users to enjoy a smooth and faster software UX with refreshed icons, new design, refreshing wallpapers, and moved down interaction area for smoother reachability. It makes the device more entertaining by bringing in features like Ultra Touch to increase the swipe speed of the articles on the menu; Video Assistantfor uninterrupted consumption of OTT apps; Thunder Back for smooth switch between apps, Game Zone, etc. Moreover, the latest OS has the capability of bringing in any app in Picture in Picture mode. For enhanced security, the latest operating system has in-built features like XHide for keeping private apps, message notifications and media secure;Theft alert, Peek Proof and Kids Mode. Moreover, for smart and localized usage, the upgraded operating system comes with an XClone feature to help users log in to multi-accounts simultaneously; the Photo Compressor feature to save space in the AI gallery; the Wi-Fi Smart comm feature for auto-connecting to the saved network through mobile data whenever the device enters the saved Wi-Fi network; and 360-degree flashlight feature which allows users to switch on all the front and back lights together.
HOT 10S also features a face unlock feature and a multifunctional fingerprint sensor that is not just for unlocking the smartphone but also for accepting calls, dismissing alarms, and quick-start apps.
Meanwhile, the chipset supports advanced smartphone features such Dual 4G VoLTE, VoWiFicalling, Dual-band WiFi and the latest Bluetooth v5.0 for a seamless, glitch-free, and connected usage experience, be it while streaming videos online or playing multiplayer games.
Superior Camera: The all-new HOT 10S continues the tradition of Infinix in offering the best-in-class camera in the sub 10k category. It comes with a 48MP AI Triple rear camera with f/1.79 large aperture and quad LED flash, a 2MP depth sensor to capture perfect wide shots. The advanced camera goes beyond the mega pixels as it comes with multiple category-first features like Time-lapse video recording mode and Slow Motion video recording mode that allows users to capture videos with 240fps. Users can create professional videos with the Bokeh video recording mode with blurs the background, making the subject stand out by focusing on it. Finally, the Super Night mode allows capturing bright and low noise pictures even in low light conditions.
On the front, the smartphone features an 8MP AI selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture and two LED flash installed on both of its sides. Both the cameras come with multiple modes like AI 3D Beauty, Panorama, Document mode, AR Shots, Short Video, Custom Bokeh and more.
Massive Battery: HOT 10S features a heavy-duty 6000mAh battery that keeps the smartphone operational even after long hours of heavy usage. The battery gives a standby time of more than 55 days, delivering up to 27 hours of nonstop video playback, 17 hours of gaming, 52 hours of 4G talk-time, 182 hours of music playback, and 17 hours of web surfing. The Smartphone will have 18W Fast Charge support, giving users the freedom to do their favourite things, for as long as they want, without bothering about frequently recharging the phone. The device is backed by Power Marathon technology that optimizes power and increases the battery backup by up to 25% by enabling dark theme & adaptive brightness mode; switching the screen refresh rate from 90 Hz to 60 Hz; disabling vibrator, action and gesture mode; enhancing the volume by bringing it to the level of 50%; and disabling wake screen for notification.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Anish Kapoor, CEO – Infinix India, said, “Infinix has always been at the forefront and a trendsetter in giving #ALotExtra features through its HOT series. Therefore, each time we introduce a new device in this series, there are a lot of expectations among our fans to optimise it as per their requirements with FIST (First in Segment Technology) features. Hot 10S has been developed keeping in mind those expectations.
Though there are multiple options in this price segment consumers still end up compromising on one or the other specifications. The latest entrant in the HOT series addresses this problem statement and gives users a wholesome experience under the sub 10k price point. Additionally a 500 INR special launch offer discount will be available for the first sale day. This smartphone not only ticks all the boxes from a features standpoint with a superior camera, big battery, powerful chipset, big screen and higher refresh rate but also comes with an equally rich software experience.
To ensure a lag free and truly rich gaming experience for pro-level gamers we have introduced Dar-Link technology in Hot 10S developed by our R&D team. Moreover, taking user and media feedback into account we have made revolutionary upgrades from XOS 7.0 to XOS 7.6 making the UI of the phone intuitive and bringing in a slew of exciting features such as Ultra-touch, Thunder Back, xClone, Peek Proof, Theft Alert and more, which simply enhance the users overall device capability. HOT 10S is a beast we have unleashed post tirelessly working on the feedback from our fans to make their smartphone experience more intuitive and robust. We are certain that the masses and particularly the gamers will enjoy the smooth and immersive experience with this no compromise smartphone.”
Aditya Soni, Senior Director, Mobiles at Flipkart added, “Since the launch of Infinix in India, Flipkart has played a key role in introducing cutting-edge products to consumers across the country. The brand has been focusing on optimizing every single device that is launched, which not only meets the current requirements of users, but also provides them with greater functionality which adds value to their lives. The introduction of its latest entrant ‘HOT 10S’ backed by the advanced XOS 7.6 and DAR-LINK technology, will address the growing consumer need for an affordable high-performing smartphone”
HOT 10S also comes with an additional value-added e-Warranty feature that shows the validity date of the device’s warranty, saving users from bothering about shuffling through documents.
Bearing in mind the customer-centric approach, Infinix has developed a robust service centre network with 915+ service centers across 700 towns in India. This allows users to enjoy after-sales experience. Infinix devices come pre-installed with Carlcare App that empowers the users to locate their nearest service centre and also indicates to them about the availability of parts at the service centers.
About Infinix Mobile
Founded in 2013, Infinix is a brand from TRANSSION Holdings, one of the world’s largest smartphone manufacturers and a leader in emerging markets globally. The brand has a presence in 40+ countries across emerging markets of Africa, Latin America, the Middle East, South and South-East Asia. It was listed among the Top 30 most admired brands in Africa in a listing released by the British business magazine African Business. Infinix has already launched a number of devices in India, including SMART 3 Plus, S4, S4 Variant, S5, S5 Lite, S5 Pro, Smart HD 2021, Smart 5, Zero 8i, and phones in its HOT series including HOT 7, HOT 7 Pro, HOT 8, Hot 9, Hot 9 Pro, Hot 10 and Hot 10 Play. Also, Infinix launched Note 7 smartphone in India in the past. Additionally, Infinix has also entered the Health, Wellness and Lifestyle accessories domain and has already launched a comprehensive health parameter- monitoring device, Infinix XBand 3 along with Band 5. Infinix manufactures phones from the company’s manufacturing facility in Noida, which identifies in spirit with the ‘Make In India’ initiative. Infinix devices are retailed on the Flipkart platform in India. In 2020, the company forayed into the audio gadget segment under its brand ‘SNOKOR’ offering stylish and affordable range of TWS earbuds, earphones and soundbar.