Which brand is Infinix? Where are Infinix phones made? Who owns Infinix? We have all these questions and more that you have about Infinix Mobile answered in clear, easy language. We spell out the good, the bad, and the ugly.
Infinix Mobile hit the ground running with operations in Africa and is now spreading its tentacles around the world. Naturally, mobile users who are seeing Infinix smartphones for the first time are asking questions about this “new” brand. MobilityArena was around when Infinix took off and was one of the first tech blogs that reviewed Infinix phones, so you are in the right place. Let’s get started.
Which brand is Infinix Mobile?
Infinix Mobile is a Hong Kong-based smartphone manufacturer. The brand was born after French, mobile manufacturer, Sagem Wireless, was acquired in 2011. The Infinix brand itself went into operations in 2013 and sells Android phones in more than 40 countries around the world, covering Africa, Latin America, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and South Asia..
The Infinix brand is known for its affordable mid-range Android smartphones. The phones have a custom user interface called XOS, which changes the appearance of Android OS, as well as adds a number of extra features.
Infinix makes different ranges of phones, including:
- Infinix HOT (budget class),
- Infinix S (mid-range phones),
- Infinix Note (mid-range phones), and
- Infinix Zero (the brand’s flagship range).
Infinix Phones in Africa
Infinix smartphones are a big deal in many countries in Africa, including: Benin, Cameroon, Egypt, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, Senegal, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Rwanda, and Algeria.
Infinix Phones in Asia and The Middle East
In Asia, Infinix smartphones sell in Bangladesh, Indonesia, Pakistan, Philippines, Thailand, India, and the United Arab Emirates, among others.
Infinix Phones in South America
Infinix Phones in Europe
Where are Infinix phones made?
Infinix smartphones are made in manufacturing plants based in China. The company has research and development facilities in France and Korea as well.
Who is the owner of Infinix Mobile?
Infinix Mobile is owned by Transsion Holdings, a Chinese conglomerate that owns TECNO Mobile, itel Mobile, Carlcare, and Oraimo.
Is Infinix a good brand?
Infinix phones offer good value for money. They often provide more features for the same price than phones from competing smartphone brands in the market do.
There have been complaints about Infinix phones having charging issues that sometimes require a replacement of the charging port.
The brand provides local customer support in the countries it operates through CarlCare outlets.
Which is the latest Infinix phone?
Infinix Mobile is regularly releasing new phones. You can keep track of the latest Infinix phones by checking out our regularly-updated database.
Which is the best Infinix phone?
Again, because new phones keep being released, it is difficult to specify once and for all which Infinix phone is the best. But the flagship model by Infinix is the Infinix Zero range. If you want the best and most powerful Infinix phone, look out for the current Infinix Zero phone. You can keep track of the latest Infinix smartphones with our database.
Where can I buy Infinix phones?
In most countries where they are available, Infinix smartphones can be purchased from mobile retail stores, as well as from online stores like Jumia, Konga, Slot, Flipkart, AliExpress, and others.
Do Infinix phones have video stabilization?
Up until 2020, Infinix phones did not have video stabilization. The company secured a partnership with Swedish company, Imint for its Vidhance Video Stabilization to be used on Infinix phones (source). The first Infinix phone with video stabilization is Infinix Note 7.
Is Infinix a Pakistani brand?
No; Infinix is not a Pakistani brand.
Is infinix a Chinese company?
Infinix is a Chinese mobile manufacturer with headquarters in Hong Kong, as well as R&D centres in France and Korea, and manufacturing centres in China. It is a member of Transsion Group and a sister company to TECNO Mobile, itel Mobile, Oraimo, and CarlCare.
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