The Infinix Note 8i which is also referred to by some people as the Infinix Note 8 Lite is a cheaper version of the Infinix Note 8.
As expected there are some changes in the design and display of the two phones, but it is also normal for there to be some similarities.
Infinix Note 8i Price
The Infinix Note 8i is sold for about 65,000 Naira.
Design / Screen
The body design and build of the two phones are similar, although the Note 8i features a small cut-out notch. The rear panel of the device is where the rear cameras as well as an LED flash are placed.
The mobile phone features a fingerprint scanner and this is placed on the side of the phone. It also supports Face Unlock as one of its security options.
The smartphone is fitted with amazing Dual Speakers with DTS as well as 4 modes for immersive musical experiences.
You will also notice that it boasts of the same unique lines that are found on the Note 8, including the Gem Cut back design for transparency.
The screen of the device is a 6.78-inch HD+ IPS LCD display, with a 720 x 1640 pixels resolution and 264 PPI. This display has a punch-hole design.
When it comes to screen protection, you will love to know that the display has the protection of a corning gorilla glass. It also has a higher screen to body ratio.
The colours that the mobile phone is available in include Ice Diamond, Obsidian Black, and Tranquil Blue colours.
The rear camera set up of the Infinix Note 8i is a quad-LED flash assisted quad-camera system that is made up of a 48 MP main camera, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, a 2-megapixel macro lens, and an AI lens.
Apart from the main camera, the other rear cameras are also found in the rear camera system of the Note 8.
This camera has the ability to shoot up to 1440p video at 30 seconds per frame.
Selfie lovers will make do with the 8 MP single front facing camera that the phone comes with. It is accompanied by dual-LED flash and can record 1080p video quality.
Infinix Note 8i Hardware / Software
Powering the device is a MediaTek Helio G80 chipset with an octa-core processor operating at a speed of 2.0 GHz. It has the Mali-G52 MC2 handling the graphics. This chip is actually an upgrade when you compare it to the Helio G70 that the Note 7 offers.
The smartphone operates on Android 10 with XOS 7.1 on top.
Other performance facilitators include a 128GB inbuilt memory and 8GB RAM. If you so desire, you can also expand the storage by making use of a micro SDcard.
Battery / Network
The smartphone is equipped with a massive 5200 mAh battery, which also supports 18W charging through USB-C. Without a doubt, this large battery capacity will last the phone users for very long hours upon being fully charged.
Other amazing features that the device comes with include dual SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, as well as a 3.5mm audio jack.