Infinix Smart 3, launched by Infinix Mobility in April 2019 as an affordable smartphone like the Itel P33. 2019 has seen a lot of competition from the tech companies around the world, each fighting to make the best. Infinix Smart 3 is a simple and affordable device with awesome features.
Having a 4G LTE which the Infinix Hot 7 didn’t come with, but it has a low RAM of 1GB and 2GB and a 16GB storage capacity. A dual rear camera of 13MP and 2MP with a storage capacity of 16GB. The smart 3 operates on the latest Android version 9 for the 2GB RAM variant.
Infinix Smart 3 Key Specifications
|Display||5.5 inch, 18:9 ratio 294 ppi density, HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen|
|Screen Resolution||720 x 1440 pixels|
|Dimension||146.5 x 71 x 5.6 mm|
|OS||Android 8.1 oreo, XOS 4.0 Honeybee/Android 9.0 pie, XOS 5.0 Honeybee|
|Color||Black, Blue, Purple and Red|
|Processor||Quad-core 2.0 GHz, Mediatek Helio A22|
|Camera||Back - 13MP + 2MP
Front - 2MP
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Fingerprint||YES Rear mounted|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, WiFi direct, hotspot, GPS, USB 2.0|
|Battery||3,050mAh Li-ion (Removable), fast charge support|
Design and Display
As simple as it is, the design is something good. A 5.5-inch device with IPS LCD capacitive HD touchscreen of 1440 x 720 pixels. It has an 81.3% screen to body ratio and an aspect ratio of 18:9, this makes the smart 3 to have enough bezels.
It has a smooth body design without a notch. And also it houses the front camera, proximity, and the receiving speaker at the top of the screen. Behind is the single or dual rear camera sensor with LED placed vertically at the left top corner. Close to the camera is the fingerprint scanner.
Infinix Smart 3 came in four beautiful colors of black, blue, purple and red. All have the same price and same specifications the body is made of plastic material.
Battery And Performance
Many will be disappointed by the choice Infinix made to have used a removable 3050mAh battery on the Smart 3. Nevertheless, the battery capacity can last a whole day, depending on the usage but it won’t last enough for regular gamers. The battery has a talk time of 10 hours and supports a fast charge technology with a rated power of 5V/2A.
Infinix Smart 3 has a processor speed of 2.0GHz Quad-core. It runs on MediaTek Helio A22 processor, a GPU of PowerVR GE8320 for graphics. It came with Android 9 pie in the 2GB RAM and Android 8.1 Go Edition in the 1GB RAM variant.
Infiinix Smart 3 uses the latest security technology in its fingerprint scanner at the back and the face ID to secure files and photos.
The Smart 3 has a variant RAM of 1GB/2GB while it has a storage of 16GB expandable via micro SD card up to 128GB.
Camera And Connectivity
The Infinix Smart 3 packs a dual camera at the back that houses the 13MP and 2MP for the 2GB RAM variant while the 1GB RAM has only single camera sensor and also the low light selfie AI camera of 8MP.
The front camera has the ability to recognize a human face and secure the phone with this measure. Other features of the front camera are the portrait mode, night mode, panorama mode.
Furthermore, Infinix came with an audio jack port, micro USB port, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, WiFi direct, hotspot, GPS, Bluetooth, and has gravity sensor, proximity, and light sensors.
It supports a dual 4G SIM connection which the Infinix Hot 7 doesn’t support and also supports an external SD card in case of storage expansion.
Price Of Infinix Smart 3
Infinix Smart 3 is priced at ₦26,000 to ₦35,000 in Nigeria. Price may vary according to location and stores.