Infinix has announced the availability of the Smart 8 in Kenya just in time for black Friday. This is the successor to the Infinix Smart 7 which was first launched in Kenya in March this year. The Smart 8 is available in Kenya on Jumia and most other retailers for Ksh 15,999.
In a press statement, Infinix announced that the Infinix Smart 8 is available in Kenya in two variations: 128GB of storage with up to 8GB expandable RAM and 64+4GB model. It is powered by the Unisoc T606 processor and Mali-G57 MP1 GPU.
The phone has a 6.6 inch display with 90Hz refresh rate. This display has a resolution 720 x 1612 pixels with a peak brightness of 500.
At the back of the Infinix Smart 8 is its dual rear cameras and a quad flash. The three separate circular units are on the top left corner of the back panel on a rectangular camera module. The company says that the handset will come with a textured rear panel to ensure a comfortable grip. For selfies, the front camera is in a center-aligned hole-punch cutout at the top of the display.
Infinix Smart 8 specifications
- Display: 6.6-inch (720 x 1612 pixels)
- Processor: Unisoc T606
- Rear Camera: 13MP + 0.3MP
- Front Camera: 8MP
- RAM: 3/4GB
- Storage: 64/128GB
- Battery Capacity: 5,000mAh, 10W charging
- Android 13
The phone supports USB Type-C connectivity and come with UFS 2.2 inbuilt storage. The company adds that the phone is the first in its series to have a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Infinix Smart 8 Price and Availability
The Infinix 4GB RAM model (expandable to 8GB) starts at Ksh 15,999. It is available in Timber Black, Shiny Gold, and Crystal Green colour options.