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Infinix Hot S – One Of The Sleekest Smartphone On The Market

Do you know what’s amazing about the Infinix Hot S?

Apparently, the Camera of this Smartphone transcended Infinix Mobility to another level.

But what if I told you:

The Infinix Hot-S is the first Infinix phone to feature a fingerprint reader.

Sounds unbelievable right?

The genius work put to build this phone is clearly exhibited on the stunning camera, jaw breaking features, fingerprint reader, sleek design and affordable price tag.

What could be better than that?

Watch the full unboxing review & pics of the Hots on Techpoint.

Before you read further, you should take a look at the advantages and disadvantages of the Hot S:


  • Great built design
  • Beautiful aesthetics
  • Amazing Camera pixels
  • Durable and Affordable


  • Although the phone use Dual sim slot. The second Sim slot is also used as the memory card slot, which means you either choose between using two sim cards  without a memory card or a sim card with memory card.


  • SIM Type: Dual Micro SIM
  • Back Camera: 13.0 Megapixel with Dual LED Flash
  • Front Camera: 8.0 Megapixel with LED Flash, 120-degree wide-angle selfie
  • Network type: Yes, 2G,3G & 4G LTE
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with XOS
  • Body Design: Aluminium Body
  • Colors: Gold, Black, Blue, Ash, Pink
  • Display: 5.2 inches Full HD Display with 424 PPI
  • Processor: 1.3 GHz 64-bit Octa-core MediaTek MT6753 chipset
  • RAM Storage: 2GB / 3GB
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB & 32 GB
  • External Storage: Yes, up to 64 GB
  • Battery Storage: 3000 mAh
  • Buy the Hot S online


Coming from infinix mobility, the Hot S is the most compact sized phone produced by the company.  As they say, good things come in small packages; indeed that is true.

The Hot S features a very sleek design, in fact, it’s the best looking infinix phone. The body is wrapped in metal, with beautiful curves on the edges, and a slim figure, this phone feels good in the hand.

Some inches below the 13.0 MP camera, you’ll find a curvy hollow, now that’s the Fingerprint reader. The reader is highly responsive, and you’ll be surprised how quick you can unlock your Smartphone in a fraction of a second.

It comes with a 5.2-inch screen with 1080 * 1920 pixel resolution.

Overall, the body is built from premium materials, making the phone lie comfortable in your hands.

Read: The Infinix Hot 2 Price & Specs in 2017.


Back Camera: Primary: 13-megapixel | Phase Detection | Autofocus | Dual LED flash| Back Camera: 5-megapixel |

The Hot S was regarded widely as one of the best infinix camera phones. With a 13 MP camera on the back ( with dual LED flash) and 8 MP on the front,  the camera offers excellent and amazing picture quality.

Some Infinix Phones with top notch camera:

Infinix Hot S3

Infinix Hot 6

During the test, I was blown off by the front camera substantial clarity. Additional features like smile detection, phase detection, and other features will make you love this phone.


Battery: 3,000 mAh | in-built | Fast-charge feature| Talk time – 8 hours | Music Playback – 30 hours

The Hot S has a sizeable 3000 mAh battery that is inbuilt ( which means it can’t be removed). If we were to go by infinix mobility word, this would get you 18 hours of talk time and 30 hours of music playback.

On a daily use, the phone tends to have about  5-10% of battery life at the end of the day. Thanks to the power-saving mode, you’ll lose a small battery percentage when the phones unplugged.

Finally, the 3000 mAh adopts a quick charge feature which allows users to get higher battery percentage in no time.

Read: Infinix Hot Note Specs & Price



The Infinix Hot S is the first Infinix device to feature a fingerprint scanner.  A fingerprint reader is  used mainly for security confirmation.

Fingerprint are unique, so unique that there’s no possibility of finding the same print twice. This means you finger print alone can unlock the device.

While I had thought the fingerprint would be very slow, I was surprised to find out that the fingerprint unlocks the phone in just 0.6 seconds.

Using the reader can significantly increase the security of your phone. Typing your password to unlock your phone might be stressful, the fingerprint reader makes it easier to access your phone anytime.

Finally, the fingerprint is not only restricted to one print, as it allows users to add 3 more prints that can access the phone. Check the Fingerprint of the Hot 4.


Hot s

Hardware: 64-bit Kirin 650 SoC processor (quad-core 1.5GHz) | Adreno 530 or Mali-T880 GPU | 2GB/3GB RAM | 16/32GB storage | microSD slot | Fingerprint scanner | Micro USB 2.0

Software: Android 6.0

Infinix has equipped the Hot S X521 with 64-bit Kirin 650 SoC processor. The processor is clocked at 1.5GHz which means you should expect incredible battery life and speed as a result.

The phone is available in two versions; the first offers 16GB internal storage and 2GB of RAM, while the other comes with 3GB internal storage with 3GB of RAM.

With a MicroSD card, the external storage is expandable to 128 GB. Just imagine what you could do with such space.

The hardware of the Hot S is spot on. And the software didn’t disappoint, as it runs the Android 6.0 (marshmallow).

The software comes with a lot of features, including the fingerprint recognition, ultra power saver and other amazing features waiting for you to explore.


The Infinix Hot S price currently ranges between N53,000 to N65,000 (Outdated Price), which varies depending on the location you purchase the phone.

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