Infinix smartphones lies from low to mid-range price. In order to compete the top brands such as Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo. Samsung, etc. that have very strong grip in nearly all segments of smartphone, Infinix must needed a smartphone that can offer great specs at budget prices and here comes Infinix Zero 8i. It would not be wronge if we say that Infinix Zero 8i is one of the best smartphone brought by Infinix.
The Unique design packed with the most powerful specs also comes with a most affordable price of around Rs 15K. It delivers a great performance in every aspect that can be expected by any smartphone under Rs 15K range. Moto G 5G(See Review) & Micromax IN Note1 are the tough rivals of the phone.
PROS & CONS
- Large Display
- Good camera features
- 90Hz fast refresh rate
- Thin bezels
- Fast charging support
- No Widevine L1 support
- Polycarbonate body
- Little Heavy
- Bloatware is an issue with XOS 7
KEY SPECIFICATIONS OF INFINIX ZERO 8i
PRICE: Expected to be Around Rs 15K
DISPLAY: 6.85″ (17.4cm)
PROCESSOR: MediaTek Helio G90T
FRONT CAMERA: 16MP + 8MP
REAR CAMERA: 48MP + 8MP + 2MP
ROM: 128GB (Expandable)
OS: Expected to on Android10 & XOS7
FULL SPECIFICATIONS OF REALME X7 PRO
The Diamond Cut design of Infinix Zero 8i looks very decent and premium. The phone is little thick and heavy but ideal weight distribution and curvy edge gives good in-hand feel. Beside that, some of Indian company smartphones such as Micromax In Note1 has also premium design like Infinix Zero 8i.
Although, Infinix Zero 8i body is made up of polycarbonate that may get some scratches, it would be better if you handle it with little care. Overall, the design is very good and unique.
MODEL: Infinix Zero 8i
OTG Compatible: Yes
DIMENSION: 168.7×76.1×9.1 mm
COLORS VARIANT: Silver Diamond, Black Diamond
Infinix Zero 8i has got larger screen with an excellent pixel density that would give really an outstanding multimedia and gaming performance. Packed with 90Hz Refresh rate and 180Hz touch smapling rate that directly competes even the mid-range smartphones such as Vivo V20 Pro(See review) that has only got 60Hz Refresh rate.
The Punch-hole Display of Infinix Zero 8i is bright enough so that it can be used Outdoor. Bezels are quite thin that can give access to nearly 90% of screen. The good color saturation and contrast delivers quite nice color experience. Also, in area of display adjustment the smartphone supports eye-care mode and adaptive brightness .
SCREEN SIZE: 6.85″ (17.4cm)
SCREEN TYPE: IPS LCD Dispay
ASPECT RATIO: 20:5:9
PIXEL DENSITY: 392 PPI
REFRESH RATE: 90Hz
DISPLAY BRIGHTNESS: ~480 nits
SOFTWARES & HARDWARES (3.8/5)
Nearly, most of Infinix smartphones have outdated processors and also even Infinix Zero 8i has MediaTek Helio G90T which is slightly outdated as the smartphones of 2019 has came under this processor. Infinix must have to improve their processors. Also, the smartphone doesn’t have Widevine L1 support so unfortunately user cannot stream HD videos on Amazon Prime, Netflix, or any other OTT platform. Some really good smartphones such as Xiaomi Mi 10i (See review), Realme X7 Pro (See review) are there in the market that have good processor.
But, in daily usage the smartphone will work really smoothly. Also, the gaming performance is good and we have seen no frames drops or lagging issue even playing High-graphic games. The 90Hz fast refresh rate provides a smooth screen touch rate. Also, the liquid cooling system of Infinix Zero 8i is said to keep the smartphone cool while High-graphics gaming.
PROCESSOR: MediaTek Helio G90T
CPU: 2.05 GHz Octa-core
OPERATING SYSTEM: Android10
GPU: Mali-G76 MC4
EXPANDABLE STORAGE: Yes
Rear-Camera is embedded in Diamod-cut type design with little bump. Daylight photos are absolutely fine with good dynamic range and color saturation. Also, Ultra-wide cameras are really useful for having a group selfies. Beside that, both front and rear camera supports 4K video recording which is really great feature.
Also, the camera have Camera2 API support, so user gets an adaptability to install Google Cam.
REAR CAMERA: 48MP(Wide f/1.8) + 8MP(Ultrawide f/2.4) + 2MP(Depth)
FRONT CAMERA: 16MP(Wide f/2.0) + 8MP (Ultrawide f/2.2 )
FLASH POSITION: Rear
CAMERA MODES: Auto Flash, Face detection, HDR
FOCUS MODE: Touch to Focus
VIDEO-RECORDING (FRONT): 4K@30fps, 1080@30/60fps
VIDEO-RECORDING (REAR): 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps
Infinix Zero 8i has 4500mAh battery capacity that can survive a day on a single charge. It nearly takes about 1.5 hours for the smartphone to get fully charged. The smartphone supports upto 33W fast-charging but in box you will get 18W fast-charger. So, if you have 33W fast-charger you can use it in this phone.
BATTERY CAPACITY: 4500mAh
BATTERY TYPE: Li-ion Battery
BATTERY CHARGER: 18W Fast-Charging
REVERSE CHARGING: No
WIRELESS CHARGING: No
USB TYPE-C: Yes
The smatphone is packed with an excellent connectivities that offers the latest ports and peripherals in very low budget. Thanks to Infinix that they had provided MicroSD card slot otherwise some mid-range phones such as Realme X7 Pro & Xiaomi Mi 10i do not have it.
At, the bottom the smartphone has USB-TypeC charger, Speaker grill, and 3.5mm Headphone Jack. On the sideways, Hybrid SIM card slot is present with Voume and Power On-Off with inbuilt fingerprint sensor. But unfortunately, there is no Noise-cancelling microphone is present so user may have little difficulty while talking outdoor.
Wi-Fi: Yes (Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n)
OTHER Wi-Fi RELATED FEATURES: Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot
GPS: Yes (BDS+Glonass+Galileo)
BLUEETOOTH: Yes (Version 5.0)
5G SUPPORTED: No
SIM: Dual SIM card support
HEADPHONE JACK: Yes
Wi-Fi Calling: Yes (VoWiFi)
Magnetic Compass: Yes
PROXIMITY Sensor: Yes
Light Sensor: Yes
Infinix is Hong-Kong based Chinese smartphone manufacturer company founded in 2013. Infinx smartphones are manufactured in China, India, Bangladesh. Infinix smartphones are generally sold in Asian Countries and they generally manufactures low to mid-range smartphones. SEE MORE