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Infinix Hot 40

Specifications

Infinix Hot 40
Infinix Hot 40 (Hot 40 Series)
Processor
Mediatek Helio G88 8 x 1.8 - 2 GHz, Cortex-A75 / A55
Graphics adapter
Memory
8 GB 
Display
6.78 inch 20.5:9, 2460 x 1080 pixel 396 PPI, Capacitive, IPS, glossy: yes, 90 Hz
Storage
128GB / 256GB
Connections
USB-C Power Delivery (PD), Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD, 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, compass
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/), Bluetooth 5, GSM, UMTS, LTE, Dual SIM, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.3 x 168.6 x 76.6 ( = 0.33 x 6.64 x 3.02 in)
Battery
5000 mAh
Operating System
Android 13
Camera
Primary Camera: 50 MPix (f/1.8) + 2MP (f/2.4) + 0.08MP
Secondary Camera: 32 MPix f/2.2
Additional features
Keyboard: OnScreen
Weight
196 g ( = 6.91 oz / 0.43 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 89% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 100%, performance: 90%, features: - %, display: 90% mobility: 90%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: 90%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Infinix Hot 40

89% Infinix HOT 40 Smartphone Review: Is it Really “Hot”?
Source: Root Nation English
With a highly competitive price tag, the Infinix HOT 40 looks like a pretty good deal for the money. It boasts an attractive design, materials, and a variety of color options, a good and comprehensive package, a great 90Hz display, a pleasant interface with plenty of features, decent performance, good cameras for daytime shooting, stereo sound, solid battery life, and the ability to use the smartphone as a power bank. Can one really complain about a budget device for its average night shooting quality or the absence of a “wow” effect when listening to music? The answer lies in the question itself. So, for its $160 price tag, the Infinix HOT 40 is a highly competitive and functional solution. By the way, about competitors. What models can be considered as alternatives to the HOT 40? For example, the Motorola Moto G24 Power.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/04/2024
Rating: Total score: 89% price: 100% performance: 90% display: 90% mobility: 90% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 90%
Infinix Hot 40 and 40 Pro Smartphones Review
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
The Infinix Hot 40 falls in the entry-level segment. But at the same time. You are getting a decent display, customizable software support, good enough camera results, and long-lasting battery life with storage expansion support. If you are looking for an alternative, then check out Tecno Spark 20 since it brings relativity the same specs. On the other hand, the Infinix Hot 40 Pro grants almost everything similar to the non-Pro variant except a faster refresh rate, UFS 2.2 storage support, powerful chipset, and more pixel camera setup. All those factors combined make this phone a better deal than the standard version. Yet, the Tecno Spark 20 Pro can be the perfect alternate choice for this phone. Overall, both the Infinix devices feel a bit overpriced as per the specs they offer to the users. So, check all of the options and make a clear decision according to your desire as the final decision is up to you.
Comparison, online available, Medium, Date: 01/04/2024

Foreign Reviews

Обзор смартфона Infinix HOT 40: базовый вариант для мобильного геймера
Source: 3DNews.ru RU→EN
Positive: Nice design; large display; great cameras; stereo speakers; lots of RAM; memory card slot; decent autonomy; fast charging. Negative: Heavy and bulky; no wide-angle.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 01/18/2024

Comment

ARM Mali-G52 MP2: Integrated mid range graphics card with 2 clusters. ARM states that the G52 series is 30% faster and 15% more efficient compared to the G51 series on the same process node.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Helio G88: ARM based octa-core SoC with 2x big ARM Cortex-A75 cores at up to 2 GHz and 6x small and power efficient ARM Cortex-A55 cores at up to 1.8 GHz. Integrates a Cat-7 (DL) / Cat-13 (UL) LTE Modem (4G), ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU and a ARM Mali G52 MC2 with up to 950 MHz.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


6.78":

It is a small display format for smartphones. You shouldn't be severely defective in vision, and you won't see much detail on the screen and only have a small resolution available. For that, the device should be small and handy, easy to transport.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


89%: This is an above-average rating. Nevertheless, it should not be forgotten that about one fifth of all tested models receive a better rating.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

 

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2024-03-25)