Infinix Mobile, the online smartphone brand from TRANSSION Holdings, announced the launch of its global “SMART” series in India. The SMART 2 flaunts many industry-first innovations in the sub 6K smartphone segment such as the 18:9 Full View display, 8MP Low Light selfie with Dual LED Flash, Dual SIM, Dual VoLTE (4G+4G), and Face Unlock.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Anish Kapoor, CEO Infinix India said, “As India is undergoing rapid technology changes with 4G LTE expected to be adopted by 85% of the Indian market by 2018 (Source: published ET news), hence, there is a pressing need in the market for Dual-VoLTE smartphones in the budget segment. We at Infinix have a clear goal in mind of bringing exceptional devices across all price segments which empowers our customers with premium smartphone experience sans the premium pricing. SMART 2 is a validation of the same.”
He further added, “Infinix SMART 2 is a future ready budget smartphone which can enable two 4G VoLTE SIM cards active in your phone simultaneously. Filling-in the gap for generation next, this latest smartphone ticks every box for consumer looking for a perfect package in the budget segment under 6K by offering the combination of features such as 18:9 Full View display, 8MP Selfie Camera with Dual LED Flash and Dual SIM, Dual VoLTE (4G+4G) and Face Unlock.”
To celebrate the launch of Smart 2 on Flipkart, Ayyappan Rajagopal, Senior Director – Mobiles at Flipkart said, “We are excited to launch the new Infinix Smart 2 on Flipkart. This product truly ensures an uncompromising smartphone experience for the masses at an affordable price. This offering will play a key role for Flipkart in the sub 8K segment by ensuring quality smartphones with the latest features are democratized and made accessible to all.”
Some of the key features include:
Full View display
As for display, yet again the brand has not compromised Infinix SMART 2 is endowed with 5.45” HD+ Full View display with 18:9 aspect ratio with easy one hand operation. The smartphone is bestowed with a larger screen-to-body percentage of 83% and 500 nits’ brightness to add to an immersive visual experience. Moreover, the screen also features an Eye Care mode to protect you from eye strain caused due to long hours of smartphone usage.
Enhance your selfie experience
Adding another industry-first feather in the cap, Infinix is first to offer the 8MP Low Light selfie camera with Dual LED Flash and f/2.0 aperture in the sub 6K segment.
Its large f/2.0 aperture lets more amount of light to enter the sensor and with customisable Dual LED Flash, SMART 2 captures sharper and brighter selfies even in low lighting condition. SMART 2 is equipped with 9 level of beauty levels to give you perfect selfies. Also Its Bokeh selfie mode lets you stand out of the crowd by putting you in focus and blur rest everything in the background.
Rear 13MP PDAF camera with Dual LED Flash
The smartphone is also equipped with a rear camera sporting a 13MP PDAF, f/ 2.0 with 5P Lens and Dual LED Flash, which helps in getting sharper and brighter photographs. It also supports HDR, Beauty, Night and Panorama modes to elevate the photography experience.
Future ready smartphone with Dual SIM, Dual VoLTE (DSDV)
Infinix SMART 2 is first in the segment and redefines with category by providing Dual VoLTE SIM (4G+4G) solution. With SMART 2, consumer can use 4G VoLTE in both the SIM cards at the same time. It also features a dedicated microSD card slot, which can support expandable memory upto 128GB.
Upping the ante of performance & security in budget category
Infinix SMART 2 comes with a MediaTek 6739 64-bit 1.5GHz Quad-Core processor for superior performance. On the software front, It comes with XOS 3.3 powered by latest Android Oreo 8.1 operating system. As smartphone privacy and security is key these days, SMART 2 comes with advance face recognition technology which provides quick Face Unlock under 0.3 sec.
In terms of battery life, the new Infinix SMART 2 comes with big capacity 3050mAh battery, which provide 21hrs of 4G talk-time and keeps up with fast paced life.
The device will be available in two variants – 2GB RAM + 16GB storage for Rs 5,999 and 3GB RAM +32GB storage for Rs 6,999
With this latest smartphone in the portfolio, Infinix is now 5 SKU strong with SMART 2, HOT 6 Pro, HOT S3, NOTE 4 & ZERO 5. The new smartphone will be available exclusively via Flipkart India starting from 10th Aug, 2018. SMART 2 will be available in four colours of Sandstone Black, Serene Gold, Bordeaux Red and City Blue.