No one can tell which one between the Infinix Hot S and the Infinix Note 3 will launch first in Kenya. The Hot S is already available in the middle East, and is also listed on Jumia Nigeria. But in Kenya, Infinix are teasing the Note 3.
The Hot S is now available on Jumia Kenya
Either way let’s make things clear here: Hot S or Zero 3?
Many people are asking this question, and I felt like a post would do to properly clarify the differences between these two devices.
The Zero 3 has a 5.5 inch 1080p display with Gorilla glass protection. On the other hand the Hot S has a 5.2 inch 720p display.
The Hot S, rumours had it, was to come with a VR Kit. It doesn’t.
I would surely pick the Hot S’s design over the Zero 3’s. Any day! I would especially want the black or the grey one.
Processor and Speed:
The Zero 3 has 3GB RAM and a 64-bit Helio X10 2GHz processor! It is a really really fast device with no lags whatsoever.
The Hot S on the other hand has 2GB RAM and a 1.3GHz Cortex-A53 64-bit Octa Core processor. There’s a 3GB RAM version too.
The Zero 3 has a 20.7MP back camera from Sony. The Hot S has a 13MP back camera. There’s no need to say much here. One has to test both cameras to arrive at a conclusive decision as to which one’s better. Remember Infinix is pushing both as sort of camera phones.
The Hot S has an 8MP front camera, which Infinix will really push. How it performs I’m hoping to test myself. The Zero 3 has a 5MP front camera.
I know the Hot S would kind of do better in the camera’s department because it comes with something nice included called Magic Movie to help you edit, and make your movies/videos.
The Hot S comes running Android 6.0 Marshmallow skinned with XOS. The Zero 3 is receiving an upgrade from Android 5.1 to Android 6.0.
The Zero 3 has LED notification light to help you never miss notifications. The Hot S doesn’t.
The Zero 3 has a 3030mAh battery with quick/fast charging. The Hot S has a 3000mAh battery.
Now this is obvious. The Hot S comes with a fingerprint scanner. From the promo videos, the scanner is pretty fast. And can also be used as a camera prompt when taking photos.
The Infinix Zero 3, as I have said time and again, is the real flagship killer. In Kenya, it goes for Ksh, 17000 on Jumia. Which is about $170 only.
The Hot S is expected to range between $150 and $175.
The Hot S is hot, new, shiny, better designed, and features a fingerprint scanner. Best part is that it is pretty affordable!
The Zero 3 is on the other hand strong and protected, premium with the glass finish, fast, and with flagship specs
I would pick the Zero 3 for performance, and long life. The RAM and processor mean the device will be usable for quite some time to come.
I would pick the Hot S for its beauty and elegance, the added camera software and that fingerprint scanner.
Which would you prefer? And why?
To me this is the best infinix flagship ever
nawa o.. is hot s 720p display or 1080p? (confuse)