Less than six months after the release of the Infinix Hot 9 series, we have been greeted with the specs of its successor. The Infinix Hot 10 series features the Hot 10 Play and the Hot 10 Pro. Despite the short time span between them, the Hot 10 series comes with upgraded specs and features that will certainly make you want to purchase it. Without further ado, let’s review the specs, features and price of the Infinix Hot 10 Play and 10 Pro.
Infinix Hot 10 Play and 10 Pro Key Specs
- 6.6-inch HD display
- 3/64GB (Hot 10 Play), 6/128GB (Hot 10 Pro)
- Helio A25 SoC (Hot 10 Play), Helio P22 SoC (Hot 10 Pro)
- Android 10 (XOS 6.0 skin)
- Triple (Hot 10 Play), Quad (Hot 10 Pro) main camera
- 8MP selfie camera
- 6,000 mAh (Hot 10 Play), 5,000 mAh (Hot 10 Pro)
Both Infinix smartphones come in a crystal-shape plastic body build with front glass. The major difference in terms of design is the display. The Infinix Hot 10 Pro sports a punch-hole display while the Hot 10 Play has a waterdrop notch display. Their back panel features a rectangular shaped camera module, fingerprint reader and the Infinix brand name. In terms of dimensions and weights, both Infinix smartphones measure 165.4 x 76.8 x 8.8 mm and weigh 185 grams. In terms of body colour options, they are both available in Quetzal Cyan, Violet, Ocean Wave, and Midnight Black.
The display is identical on both Infinix phones. The screen measures 6.6-inch with an 82.8% screen-to-body ratio. The basic display features include 720 x 1600 pixels resolution, 266 PPI density and a 20:9 aspect ratio.
Hardware and Software
Powering the Infinix Hot 10 Pro is the MediaTek Helio P22 chipset with an Octa-core 1.8GHz processor. It is married to a huge 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. The graphics are handled by PowerVR GE8320 GPU while the XOS 6.0 skin on top of Android 10 OS is in charge of its software.
For the Infinix Hot 10 Play, we have a MediaTek Helio A25 chipset which also features an Octa-core processor clocking at 1.8GHz speed. This chipset is paired with a 3GB RAM and 64GB storage which is 50% smaller than what we have on the Hot 10 Pro. The graphics and software are the same as on the Hot 10 Pro.
The Infinix Hot 10 Pro packs a Quad camera system consisting of a 48MP main lens, a 2MP macro lens, a 2MP depth lens and a VGA lens. While the Infinix Hot 10 Play comes without the 2MP macro lens. The device comes in two models, the first one feature a 13MP main lens, a 2MP depth lens and a VGA lens. Whereas the second model features a 16MP main lens along with a 2MP depth lens and VGA lens. For selfies, both phones make use of the same 8MP camera.
Battery-wise, the Infinix Hot 10 Pro packs a 5,000 mAh battery capacity while the Infinix Hot 10 Play sports a bigger 6,000 mAh. Sadly, they don’t support fast charging technology but they guarantee to last more than 24 hours on normal usage when fully charged.
Infinix Hot 10 and 10 Pro Complete Specs
- Announced: July 2020
- Status: July 2020
Design [ Build Factor], Display and Colour Options
- Dimension: Height- 165.4mm * Width- 76.8mm * Thickness- 8.8mm
- Weight: 185 grams
- Build Quality: Front glass with a plastic unibody
- Screen Display Type: IPS LCD
- Screen Size: 6.6-inch
- Resolution: 720 x 1600
- Aspect Ratio: 20:9
- Display Protection: Glass
- Notch: Yes (Hot 10 Play)
- Multi-touch screen: Yes
- Colour Options: Midnight Black, Quetzal Cyan, Ocean Wave, Violet.
Operating System and Memory
- Operating System: Android 10 (XOS 6.0)
- Chipset: Helio A25 SoC (Hot 10 Play), Helio P22 SoC (Hot 10 Pro)
- CPU: Octa-core 1.8GHz
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- RAM: 3GB (Hot 10 Play), 6GB (Hot 10 Pro)
- Built-in Storage Capacity: 64GB (Hot 10 Play), 128GB (Hot 10 Pro)
- Card Slot: Yes
Rear and Front Camera Rating
- Rear Camera Sensor: Hot 10 Play (13MP/16MP + 2MP + VGA), Hot 10 Pro (48MP + 2MP + 2MP + VGA)
- Selfie Camera Sensor: 8MP
- Camera Features: LED flash, panorama, HDR
- Video Recording: [email protected]
Wireless Network Bands and Connectivity Options
- Technology: GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
- 5G Network Bands: N/A
- 4G Network Bands: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900)
- 3G Network Bands: HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- 2G Network Bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- Speed: HSPA, LTE-A / 5G
- SIM Type: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Bluetooth: Yes, 5.0, A2DP
- USB: Type-C
- Wi-Fi: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
- FM Radio: Yes
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS
- NFC: N/A
Sound Quality and Multimedia Support
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Speaker Location: Bottom
- Sound Enhancement Features: Yes
- Audio Jack Type: Yes, 3.5mm audio jack
- Video Support Formats: H.264 (Baseline / Main / High profile), MPEG4 (Simple profile / ASP) and other video formats
- Audio Support formats: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC +, MP3, AMR – NB and WB, APE, WAV
- Battery Capacity: 6,000 mAh (Hot 10 Play), 5,000 mAh (Hot 10 Pro)
- Wireless Charging: NO
- Fast Charging: N/A
• Rear-Mounted Fingerprint Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Electronic Compass
Infinix Hot 10 Play Price in Nigeria and Availability
The Infinix Hot 10 Pro is expected to retail at around N64,000 while the Hot 10 Play goes for N55,000-N60,000. Their availability is still unknown at this moment.