Are you confused about whether to buy the Infinix Hot 9 or infinix Hot 8?.
Here, you will find the detailed comparison review of the Infinix Hot 9 vs Infinix Hot 8 device side by side.
The Infinix Hot 9 was announced recently to be a successor over the Hot 8 of last year. At first, everyone was excited to hear that a new Infinix Hot-series was coming. But after the device was launched, it turned out the device wasn’t a worthy successor of the Infinix Hot 8 we were looking out for.
The Infinix Hot 8 has been around since the month of September of 2019 whose main version was powered by Mediatek Helio P22 CPU.
The Hot 9 on the other hand was announced in Indonesia towards the close of the month of March 2020, and it came with the Mediatek Helio A25 CPU.
Though Both devices have their strength and weakness, and you should be able to decide for yourself, either to upgrade to the new Infinix Hot 9 or go for the Infinix Hot 8.
Infinix Hot 9 vs Infinix Hot 8 Specification Comparison.
|Infinix Hot 9||Infinix Hot 8|
|Display||6.6 inches IPS display punch-hole notch||6.52 inches IPS display U-shaped Notch|
|CPU||1.8GHz Octa-core Mediatek Helio A25||2.0GHz Octa-core Mediatek Helio P22|
|GPU||PowerVR GE8320 GPU||PowerVR GE8320 GPU|
|Storage||64/128 GB||32/64 GB|
|RAM||3/4 GB||3/4 GB|
16 + 2 + 2 + 0.3 MP (Quad-LED)
16 + 2 + 0.3 MP (Quad-LED)
|8 MP (LED flash)||8 MP (LED flash)|
|OS & UI||Android 10 (XOS 6.0)||Android 9.0 (Pie) (XOS 5.0)|
|Data||2G/3G/4G LTE||2G/3G/4G LTE|
|Battery||5000 mAh Li-ion||5000 mAh Li-ion|
|Fingerprint Sensor (Rear)||Fingerprint Sensor (Rear)|
|165.4 x 76.8 x 8.8 mm (185 grams)||165 x 76.3 x 8.7 mm (179 grams)|
Above shows the side by side table comparison of the Infinix Hot 8 vs Infinix Hot 9 devices. You can see both devices share similar features.
I won’t be stopping here, I’ll like to make summary information, pros and cons of the Infinix Hot 9 and Hot 8 device. Also, I will tell the advantage of Infinix Hot 9 over Hot 8 device and vise versa.
Advantages of Hot 9 over Hot 8.
- The Hot 9 has a bigger 6.6-inch display, with a punch-hole notch
- It has four camera modules at the back with the introduction of a 2-megapixel dedicated macro lens.
- The main camera is increased to 16-megapixel too.
Advantages of Hot 8 over Hot 9.
- Main Hot 8 run Mediatek Helio P22 CPU, instead of Helio A25 in the Hot 9 (more on that below)
- Android 10 OTA update on the way
To better understanding, it is natural for the Infinix Hot 9 to have more features than the Infinix Hot 8 device.
Even at that, many will prefer the Hot 8 over Hot 9 because of CPU choice in the Infinix Hot 9 devices is a big turnoff.