Affordability on a Different Level: Infinix Note 7

Value for money devices is taking a big leap in the market these days. Smartphones are becoming more affordable with vast array of unique features. One brand is making an entry in this competitive world of Smartphone industry in the country, it shows so much promising cool features hiding in their pocket and completely ready to show it to the world. Let’s get into it and start with a question. What can Infinix Note 7 can give you at a very affordable and reasonable price of less than 8K pesos?

The Processor
Infinix Note 7 is equipped with Mediatek Helio G70 Octa-core 2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 plus 6×1.7 GHz Cortex A-55 and Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU. With this processing speed capacity, it can already support heavy gaming apps such COD, Mobile Legends, Mu Origin 2, PUBG and the likes.

Camera
The rear camera has a quad setup, main camera is 48MP ultra-high resolution, it is equipped with six element lens with f/1.79 aperture opening. Various pre-set is also available such as portraits, wide, macro, panorama, HDR and a 1080p video recording at 30fps. The video shoot capability is powered by Vidhance that can deliver a smooth and professional-looking video using it’s own AI Video Enhancement Algorithm. Single punch hole front camera for selfie is located on the top-left side of the screen with 16MP capacity, f/2.0 aperture that is capable of wide angle shot up to 26mm.

Fingerprint Sensor and Battery Capacity
Side-mounted fingerprint sensor is one of the most convenient placement nowadays in a Smartphone, Infinix Note 7’s fast fingerprint sensor is placed on the right side near the volume button, plus it can also be set with face unlock for added security. Extra juice of battery is not a problem, it has 5000 mAh built-in Li-po battery with 18W Super Charge 3.0.

Design
We can’t provide so much information on the design for now, but we will keep you posted once we tested the Infinix Note 7.

Our verdict?
As we mentioned in our intro, value for money Smartphone plays a big role in the market, especially now, there’s a high demand from different demographics because of Home Schooling, WFH etc. But we believe, based on the technical specs and features of Inifinix Note 7, it’s something that worth considering. Current SRP is PhP 7990, not bad at all.

Below are some of the technical specs:
Screen Size: 6.95 Inches
Network: GSM/HSPA/LTE
OS: Android 10.0, XOS 6.0
Chipset: Mediatek Helio G70 (12nm)
CPU: Quad-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.7 GHz Cortex-A55)
RAM: 6GB
ROM: 128GB
Main Camera: 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF + 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth) + 2 MP, f/1.8, (dedicated video camera)
Front Camera: 16 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/3.06″, 1.0µm, 1080p@30fps
Card Slot: Dedicated Expandable up to 128GB
WLAN: Wi-Fi 02.11b/g/n with Wi-Fi Direct Hotspot
Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE
Charger port: microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery, Fast charging 18W