Infinix Smart 8 Pro goes official


Infinix has announced the new Smart 8 Pro, it builds on the standard Smart 8 launched last year.

The new Infinix Smart 8 Pro comes a 6.6 inch screen with 90Hz refresh rate and a HD+ LCD which comes with a Dynamic Island-like Magic Ring with an 8MP selfie in it . The rear has 50MP main camera.

It is powered by a Helio G36 SoC with two RAM options – 4GB/8GB – and storage choice of 64GB/128GB plus support for further expansion via a microSD card. 

Software pre-installed is Android 13 Go overlaid by XOS 13 custom Infinix skin. Baked in it is an interesting feature that lets you call people on WhatsApp without adding their numbers. However, this feature will arrive through an OTA. 

A 5,000 mAh battery is embedded and can charge at 10W speeds. Other hardware highlights include a USB-C, a 3.5mm headphone jack, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and DTS sound processing with a 200% Super Volume. 

Customers will have a choice between Timber Black, Shiny Gold, Galaxy White, and Rainbow Blue colors. Infinix hasn’t revealed its pricing and availability but it is expected to be around the $100 mark.