Infinix Hot 9 is a 2020 Android 10 smartphone. It features a 6.6-inch full screen display, MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 chipset, 8 MP punch hole selfie camera, 16 MP rear quad camera, up to 4 GB RAM, up to 64 GB internal memory, and a 5000 mAh battery.
Phone Status: Official. Infinix Hot 9 is the successor to the Infinix Hot 8. It comes fitted with a Helio P22 chipset, 64 GB internal storage and 4 GB of RAM, as well as a massive 5000mAh battery and 10W quick charging. There is a 2nd variant, Infinix Hot 9 Pro, with a 48-megapixel quad camera at the back instead of 16-megapixel on the regular HOT 9. A 3rd variant, called Hot 9 Play, has a bigger screen, and bigger battery, but less memory. It is the only one of the 3 models without a punch-hole selfie camera.
Infinix Hot 9 Specs and Features
Wireless Network and Software
- 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
- 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
- 4G mobile network bands: LTE 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- 5G mobile network bands: No.
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
- Software / OS: Android 10 + XOS 6.0.1.
Design, Form Factor, Appearance
- Dimensions: 165.4 x 76.8 x 8.8 mm
- Weight: 185g
- Display: 6.6 inches, 1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 aspect ratio, punch hole, IPS LCD, 2.5D curved glass screen display.
- Colours: Midnight black, Champagne gold, Aqua blue, Cosmic purple.
- Physical Build: Plastic.
Internal Hardware Specs
- Processor Type: 64-bit, 2.0 GHz Octa-core, Cortex-A53
- Processor Name: Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12nm).
- Graphics Processor: IMG PowerVR GE8320
- RAM: 2 GB / 3 GB / 4 GB
- Internal Storage: 32 GB / 64 GB / 128 GB
- External Storage: microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Photography, Video Recording
- Rear Quad Camera: 16 MP main sensor + 2 MP + 2 MP + AI lens, f1.8 Aperture, triple LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
- Front Camera: 8 MP punch hole camera, f2.0 Aperture, LED flash, AI Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture.
Audio, Video Playback
- Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
- Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
- Loudspeaker: Mono speakers
- Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
- FM Radio: Yes.
- Digital Compass:
- Accelerometer: Yes.
- Proximity Sensor: Yes.
- Ambient Light Sensor: Yes.
- Barometer: No.
- Pedometer: No.
- Heart Rate Monitor: No.
- Gyroscope (G-Sensor): Yes.
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; rear-mounted.
- Face Unlock: Yes.
- Iris Scanner: No.
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
- Voice Control: No.
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
- Infra-red Sensor: No.
- Bluetooth: v5.0, A2DP
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
- GPS: Yes, A-GPS,
- USB: microUSB v2.0; USB-OTG
- NFC: No.
Miscellaneous Specs and Features
- Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Ion 5000 mAh
- Battery Charging: 10W Fast Charging.
- Reverse Charging: No.
- Model Number: X683 for Hot 9 Pro.
Infinix Hot 9 Price and Launch Date
- Announced: March 2020.
- Release Date: March 2020.
- Country Availability: Infinix Hot 9 will be available in India, Pakistan, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Egypt, and other countries where Infinix Mobile has operations.
- Price in US$: $110.
- Infinix Hot 9 Price in Pakistan: In Pakistan, the 3 GB RAM / 32 GB memory variant sells for Rs. 17,499, and the 4 GB / 128 GB goes for Rs. 22,740.
- Infinix Hot 9 Price In Nigeria: ₦52,700 for the 2 GB RAM variant; ₦58,600 for the 3 GB RAM variant.
Infinix Hot 9 Pro and Hot 9 Play
There is a hotter variant, named Infinix Hot 9 Pro. It features most of the same specs but stands out with a 48MP AI quad camera, and quad LED flash.
Infinix Hot 9 Pro Specifications
The 3rd variant, Infinix Hot 9 Play, has a bigger display that Infinix describes as “cinematic”, and has a bigger battery, though it offers less RAM and storage memory.
Infinix Hot 9 Play Specifications
Answers To Your Questions About Infinix HOT 9 and Hot 9 Pro
Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about Infinix Hot9, along with answers.
How much is Infinix Hot 9 in Pakistan?
In Pakistan, the 3GB RAM / 32 GB memory variant sells for Rs. 17,499, and the 4GB / 32 GB goes for Rs. 22,740.
How much is Infinix Hot 9 in Nigeria?
The price of Hot9 in Nigeria is ₦52,700 for the 2 GB RAM variant and ₦58,600 for the 3 GB RAM model.
How much is Infinix Hot 9 in Uganda?
Availability and price for Uganda is yet to be confirmed.
Is Infinix Hot 9 waterproof?
Infinix Hot 9 is not water or splash proof and should not be exposed to water or any fluids. The same goes for the Hot 9 Pro x683.
Does Infinix Hot 9 support fast charging?
Infinix Hot9 has 10W fast charging, which allows it to be charged from 0 to 30% battery in about 30 minutes. The same goes for the Hot 9 Pro x683.
Does Infinix Hot 9 support 5G?
Infinix Mobility’s Hot 9 supports 2G, 3G, and 4G networks. It is not a 5G phone and so does not support 5G.
Where Is the front camera for Infinix Hot 9?
The selfie camera of the Hot 9 is located in a corner punch hole at the top of the display. The same goes for the Hot 9 Pro.
How is Infinix Hot 9?
This is a budget smartphone featuring a 6.6-inch LCD screen, MediaTek Helio P22 chipset, along with Power VR GE8320 GPU, and a 5,000mAh battery. It has a number of memory variants, ranging from 3 GB to 4 GB RAM and 32 GB to128GB storage. In terms of software, this smartphone runs XOS 6 based on Android 10.
The successor to the Hot 9 is Infinix Hot 10.
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Infinix Hot 9 Review Rating
We are yet to review the Infinix Hot9, Hot 9 Pro, or Hot 9 Play and so do not have a review rating for them yet. This section will be updated with our review rating and a link to the review page, as soon as we have a review ready.
Successor: Infinix Hot 10S
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