The Infinix Hot 10 Play comes in as a new affordable alternative to the standard and earlier released Infinix Hot 10. Enthusiasts who decide to purchase the Hot 10 Play will have to settle for some less premium features, which include the processor, camera, and lots more. However, they will be served with a bigger battery.
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Infinix Hot 10 Play Key Specs and Features
- 6.82-inch IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1640 Pixels (263 PPI)
- MediaTek Helio G25 (12 nm) Processor
- Android 10 (Go edition), XOS 7
- 2GB RAM or 4GB RAM
- 32GB or 64GB Built-in Storage, with SD-Card Support
- 13MP + Ai Lens Rear Cameras
- 8MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Sensor (Rear Mounted)
- 6000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
The Infinix Hot 10 play design takes after its more premium models – The Hot 10 . It was sort of built on the design architecture of the standard Hot 10, as you can find resembling design pieces. However, there are some tweaks that set both smartphones apart.
On the rear, there is a square camera bearing dual cameras, and LED flash. Also on the rear is a capacitive fingerprint sensor and the Infinix branding, which indicates it’s an Infinix smartphone.
All these rear placements are placed on a plastic covering with a gradient design. If you have desire to go for this smartphone, you will have to choose from four colours options and this includes – Aegean Blue, Morandi Green, Obsidian Black, Purple.
Moving up front, we discover a 6.82-inch IPS LCD display which is slightly bigger than the 6.72-inch display on its more premium sibling. There is also a shift from a punch hole on the display to a drop notch housing the front camera. This display has a resolution of 720 x 1640 and a density of 263 PPI.
The cameras on the Infinix Hot 10 Play are basically a step down from what is offered by the standard Hot 10.
On the rear camera department, we have a single 13MP camera with an aperture of f/1.8 and also an AI Lens, which should help make the camera smarter. This camera is capable of shooting videos up to 1080p @ 30fps.
Upfront, we have a single 8MP camera, which is supported by an LED flash. This camera is also capable of shooting videos up to 1080p @ 30fps.
Hardware and Software
On the performance hardware department, we have got a drop from the MediaTek Helio G70 processor on its more premium sibling, to the Helio G25 processor here.
The other members of the performance train include a Mali-G52 MC2, 2GB/4GB RAM, 32GB/64GB internal storage, with SD-Card support up to 512GB, and a massive non-removable 6000mAh battery, which is bigger than the 5200 mAh battery on its more premium sibling.
On the software side, the Infinix Hot 10 Play runs the XOS 7 user interface on top of the Android 10 Go edition operating system.
The Infinix Hot 10 Play features a 3.5mm headphone jack, a Micro-USB port, wifi, Bluetooth. Internet connectivity on the Infinix Hot 10 Play is capped at 4G LTE.
Infinix Hot 10 Play Price and Availability
The price of the Infinix Hot 10 Play is around 56,000 Naira in Nigeria. You can buy Infinix Hot 10 Play and other Infinix Smartphones on Slickmobile online store.
However, the Infinix Hot 10 Play was announced on January 21st and is expected to be available for purchase from January 21st, 2021 in Nigeria.