Infinix Hot S3 Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Little Under Powered !!

Infinix Hot S3 low-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Infinix Hot S3 advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Infinix Hot S3 price in India is around Rs.8,999 and $149 in the USA. Currently, it is available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.

Infinix Hot S3

Best Price: Rs.8,999(India), $149(USA)

Infinix Hot S3 Key Features:

  • Android OS, v8.0(Oreo).
  • 5.65 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colors.
  • 13 MP rear camera, 20 MP secondary camera.
  • Octa Core processor and Snapdragon 430 chipset.
  • 3 GB RAM and 32 GB Internal Memory
  • 4000 mAh Battery

Infinix Hot S3 Advantages (Pros):

  • Infinix Hot S3 comes with latest Android OS, v8.0(Oreo).
  • Presents 5.65-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and Multitouch in it.
  • It has a good screen-to-body ratio for the better viewing experience.
  • Infinix Hot S3 display has good pixel density for its HD resolution (~285 PPI pixel density)
  • It supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
  • It provides 3 GB RAM for multitasking.
  • It encompasses Octa-core processor.
  • Infinix Hot S3 has equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 Chipset.
  • Brings an internal memory of 32 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 128 GB (uses dedicated slot).
  • It offers 13 MP rear camera with additional features like F2.0, Dual LED Flash, Autofocus, Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
  • It offers 20 MP front-facing camera with additional features like f/2.0, dual LED flash.
  • Supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
  • It has the battery capacity of 4000 mAh which is great for heavy usage.
  • Performance is smooth with no lags.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass.
  • Design and build quality are great.
  • Supports FM radio.
  • It is available in Sandstone Black, Brush Gold colors to choose.
  • Infinix Hot S3 supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

Infinix Hot S3 Disadvantages (Cons):

  • Underpowered with Snapdragon 430 chipset.
  • No display protection like gorilla glass.
  • No fast charging support.

Check out Infinix Hot S3 Specifications:

General Features
Brand Infinix
Model Name Hot S3
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.0
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
Processor Octa core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53
GPU Adreno 505
Colors Sandstone Black, Brush Gold
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.65 inches, (~73.96% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~285 ppi density)
Dimensions 153 x 72.8 x 8.5 mm
Weight 150 g
Other Display Features Multi-Touch
Camera Features
Primary Camera 13 MP
Secondary Camera 20 MP
Video Recording 1080p@30fps
Other Camera Features F2.0, Dual LED Flash, Autofocus, Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
RAM and Storage
RAM 3 GB
Internal Memory 32 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 128 GB (uses dedicated slot)
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
GPRS Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, hotspot
USB Connectivity microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 4.2
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC No
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

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8 Total Score
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Infinix Hot S3 smartphone comes with good features & performance for its price, but we feel it is little underpowered with Snapdragon 430 chipset we suggest you spend extra 2k and get Redmi Note 5 or Honor 9 Lite which are the best value for money.

User Rating: 5 (1 votes)