HOT for first time buyers
Infinix a smartphone brand from TRANSSION Holdings, has recently launched its latest device, ’Smart 3 Plus’ on Flipkart. The device looks a good proposition in the sub 7k segment. Smart 3 Plus is the first smartphone in its price category to introduce 13MP+2MP Triple Rear Camera with a dedicated Low Light Sensor and a Dual LED Flash. The Camera is equipped with an advanced AI feature, which auto detects 8 different scene modes and auto adjusts light, brightness and contrast ratio to ensure that you get the best image output. The newly launched smartphone is powered by the latest Android Pie 9.0 operating system and will be available exclusively in colors of Midnight Black and Sapphire Cyan.
Smart 3 Plus will have a 6.21” HD+ Drop Notch display and 88% screen to body ratio which gives edge to edge access of the smartphone display. The display also offers a brightness of 500 nits, considered an extremely good luminance rating. To enhance the phone’s sleek look and premium design, it is fitted with 2.5D curved glass on top and a stylish glass design at the back. Smart 3 Plus comes with 3500mAh battery along with AI Smart power saving which gives a full day power back-up to the device. Despite its big battery, the smartphone is just 7.8mm thin and weighs only 148gm. It also comes with Superfast fingerprint sensor and Face Unlock feature for enhanced security.
Additionally, the phone also has an 8MP front selfie-camera with AI-driven beauty mode for that ‘perfect’ selfie. A cutting-edge AI framework boosts the camera capabilities of the phone, enabling Auto Scene detection from 8 different modes to adjust the image accordingly. The rear camera is also equipped with a customizable Bokeh Mode for users to control the background blur effect. Additionally, both the cameras come with a pre-embedded AR sticker panel with 15 designs to add fun and quirkiness while clicking or sharing pictures with friends.
The phone offers a smooth and faster software experience with XOS 5.0 Cheetah layer that boosts the latest Android Pie 9.0 OS’s operational capabilities and offers an optimized User Interface. For gaming enthusiasts, the phone has a ‘Game Boost feature that allows the entire CPU resources to be dedicated towards a particular game for a seamless experience. With Infinix, users can also multi-task easily by having 2 apps run simultaneously using multi-window functionality. Its Smart photo cleaner tool, auto detects duplicate, blurry and dark pictures to delete them. Essentially, the XOS 5.0 layer improves the Android Pie 9.0 OS experience substantially to make it more effortless and intuitive.
Verdict: Priced at INR 6999/-, Smart 3 Plus offers the best deal for buyers, brings aspirational value to the budget smartphone segment, wih Triple Rear Camera with low light sensor and AI capabilities also power of Android Pie 9.0 with custom UI XOS 5.0 makes its good value for money proposition.