Infinix Hot 9

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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, 64GB internal storage and 4GB 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

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.

Infinix Hot 9 5000 mAh battery

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-facing 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.

Sensors

  • 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.

Connectivity Options

  • 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 3GB RAM / 32 GB memory variant sells for Rs. 17,499, and the 4GB / 128 GB goes for Rs. 22,740.
  • Infinix Hot 9 Price In Nigeria: 52,700 for the 2GB RAM variant; 58,600 for the 3GB RAM variant.

Infinix Hot 9 Pro and Hot 9 Play

There is a 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 price in Nigeria, Pakistan - x683
Infinix Hot 9 Pro improves on the regular Hot 9 with a 48-megapixel quad camera

Infinix Hot 9 Pro

  • Release date: May 2020.
  • Display: 6.6-inch, 720×1600 pixels resolution
  • Processor: Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22
  • Selfie Camera: 16 MP
  • Rear AI Quad camera: 48 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP + QVGA, quad LED flash
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • ROM: 64 GB
  • Battery: 5000 mAh.
  • Price: $125

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

Infinix Hot 9 Play

  • Release date: May 2020.
  • Display: 6.82-inch, 720×1640 pixels resolution, waterdrop, IPS TFT display
  • Dimensions: 171.82 x 77.96 x 8.9 mm
  • Colours: Quetzal Cyan, Midnight Black, Violet and Ocean wave.
  • Processor: 1.8 Ghz Octa-core
  • Selfie Camera: 8 MP, LED flash
  • Rear AI Dual camera: 13 MP + AI sensor, triple LED flash
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • ROM: 32 GB
  • MicroSD card: up to 256 GB
  • Battery: 6000 mAh.
  • Price in Nigeria: 52,000.

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 2GB RAM variant and 58,600 for the 3GB 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 display, Mediatek Helio P22 chipset, along with PowerVR GE8320 GPU, and a 5,000mAh battery. It has a number of memory variants, ranging from 3GB to 4GB RAM and 32GB 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.

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

Not available.

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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.

Disclaimer: While we take the pains to ensure accuracy, we can not guarantee that the specs and  information on this page about the Infinix Hot9, Hot 9 Pro, and Hot 9 Play are 100% correct. If you think that any information for the current phone is wrong or missing, please contact us.

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9 comments

  1. Why Infinix company won’t produce mobile phone with a big screen like vivo nex 3🤔 us gamers that’s the area of concentration by outside.
    But we’re really enjoying uses of Infinix product

  2. Infinix company has joined the line in releasing smartphones with the pop-up selfie camera, which has been seen on the newly launched Infinix s5 Pro recently. I know a lot of Infinix hot fans out there can’t wait for the release of the Infiinx hot 9.

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