Infinix Smart 2 Pro was introduced by Infinix Mobility in Pakistan and Nigeria as the upgraded variant of the Smart 2 we reviewed earlier. The Pro version comes with more advanced features and dual rear camera.
The Smart 2 Pro also has a variant of 3GB RAM and 32GB storage space. There are Smart 4G LTE connectivity, the trending Face ID and 18:9 aspect ratio screen. Lets officially meet the Smart 2 Pro.
Where To Buy Infinix Smart 2 Pro?
Infinix Smart 2 Pro Key Specs and Features
・5.5-inch HD+ TFT capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 720 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo with 2GB/3GB RAM
・Quad-Core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6739
・16GB/32GB built-in storage
・13MP rear camera and 8MP front camera
・3050mAh non-removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
The Smart 2 Pro was designed with the same Metallic material like the Smart 2 we reviewed earlier, there’s no major difference in design here. However, the Pro version comes with dual rear cameras.
These cameras sit vertically at the top left corner with the dual-LED flash underneath. While the fingerprint scanner is visible at the rear as well. It measures 8.4mm in thickness and weighs 148g overall. It’s available in Black, Red and Gold.
Just like the Smart 2, the Pro version sports the trending 18:9 aspect ratio screen. This eliminates lots of bezels and opens up a fuller screen for users. Infinix calls it the Infinity Display and we can see why.
You still get the same 5.5-inch HD+ TFT capacitive touchscreen which boasts of 1440 x 720 pixels in resolution and 282 pixels per inch density for your viewing pleasure. The screen is really impressive for a budget smartphone.
Hardware and Software
Under the hood, is the MediaTek MT6739 chip which was built on an older 28nm process technology. However, the 4-core processor on the chip reaches a fast speed of 1.5GHz. While the PowerVR GE8100 graphics processor clocks at 570MHz.
For multitasking and storing files, you get to choose from two variants, there’s one with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage space. While the expensive variant has 3GB RAM and 32GB storage space. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box as well with XOS 3.0 on top.
Infinix doubled the fun at the rear here, you now get to shoot with dual 13MP + 2MP rear camera, this has bokeh effect and most of the trending camera features. There’s a dual-LED flash underneath the cameras as well, while the 8MP selfie camera takes cute selfies and supports Face ID.
Network, Battery and Pricing
The Smart 2 Pro supports Smart 4G LTE connectivity and accommodates dual Nano SIMs. It also has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB port, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS.
The Infinix Smart 2 Pro is powered by a non-removable Li-Po 3050mAh battery with no fast charging technology. Infinix Smart 2 Pro will be available on shopping stores, starting from $119 to $139, that’s about (N40,000 – N50,000). You can also check other great devices such as the Xiaomi Redmi 6A, the Redmi Note 5A, TECNO F3 Pro, Itel A32F, Nokia 2,Nokia 3, Gionee F205, Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro, Samsung Galaxy J4, Samsung galaxy grand pro, Samsung galaxy on6, TECNO Camon CM, TECNO Pouvoir 1, TECNO F2 LTE, Gionee S11 Lite, Gionee A1 Lite.
Full Specification Of Infinix Smart 2 Pro
・Announced: July 2018
・Status: Available. July 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz
・4G Support: LTE
・Number of SIM Card: 2 (Nano + Nano)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes
・Material Type: Metal
・Dimensions: 148 x 71 x 8.4mm
・Colour: Black, Gold and Red
・Screen Type: HD+ TFT capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 1440 x 720 pixels
・Pixel Density: 282ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 79%
・Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
・Processor: Quad-core 1.5GHz
・Chipset type: MediaTek MT6739
・Graphics Processing Unit: PowerVR GE8100
・Memory Card Slot: Yes, up to 128GB
・Internal storage: 16GB/32GB
・Back Camera: 13MP
・Front Camera: 8MP
・Back Flash: Yes, dual-LED
・Front Flash: Yes
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: No
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, compass, gyroscope
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: No