Infinix Note 8 and Note 8i Launched with 64MP Camera, G80 Processor, 5000mAh and More

As expected by many Infinix smartphone users and fans, InfinixMobility has officially added two new Infinix smartphones, Infinix Note 8 and Note 8i to their Note series family after the launch of Hot 10 and Infinix Zero 8.

The device have been launched globally by the Transsion Holdings company at a virtual event. The former touts a pill-shaped punch-hole display, while the latter comes with a single punch-hole display to accommodate the selfie camera. Both device offers a glossy gradient design at the back, a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for security, and quad-cameras. Key highlights include MediaTek Helio G80 SoC, 5,000mAh battery, and HD+ display. Here’s a look at the Infinix Note 8 and Note 8i specifications, price, and availability.

Infinix Note 8 Detailed Specifications

Infinix Note 8 runs on Android 10 with Infinix owned XOS 7.1 on top and features a 6.95-inch HD+ (720×1,640 pixels) IPS display with a 20.5:9 aspect ratio and 480 nits of peak brightness. Under the hood, there is the octa-core MediaTek Helio G80 SoC, coupled with 6GB of RAM. The phone comes with the quad rear camera setup that houses a 64-megapixel primary sensor with an autofocus lens.

The camera setup also includes a 2-megapixel macro shooter, 2-megapixel depth sensor, and an AI lens. For selfies and video chats, the smartphone has a dual selfie camera setup at the front that includes a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a secondary portrait sensor.

Infinix has provided 128GB of internal storage on the Note 8 that is expandable via MicroSD card (up to 2TB) through a dedicated slot. The Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors onboard include an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor.

The phone also comes with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. On the battery side, Infinix Note 8 packs a 5,200mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging. Besides, the phone measures 175.3×78.76×8.95mm.

Infinix Note 8i Detailed Specifications

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Infinix Note 8 and Note 8i Powered by MediaTek Helio G80 chipset.

Infinix Note 8i runs on Android 10-based XOS 7.1 and features a 6.78-inch HD+ (720×1,640 pixels) IPS display with a 20.5:9 aspect ratio. The phone is powered by the MediaTek Helio G80 SoC, paired with 6GB of RAM. It comes with the quad rear camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel primary sensor, 2-megapixel macro shooter, 2-megapixel depth sensor, and an AI lens.

For selfies, the Note 8i offers a single 8-megapixel camera sensor at the front, along with dual-LED flash. Infinix has given 128GB of onboard storage that is expandable via MicroSD card (up to 512GB) through a dedicated slot. The Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors onboard include an accelerometer, ambient light, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. There is also a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. The Infinix Note 8i includes a 5,200mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging. Lastly, the phone measures 171.4×77.7×8.9mm.

Infinix Note 8 Key Specs

  • Display: 6.95-inch (720×1640)
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio G80
  • FrontCamera: 16MP + 2MP
  • Rear Camera: 64MP + 2MP + 2MP + AI lens:
  • RAM 6GB:
  • Storage 128GB
  • Battery Capacity: 5200mAh
  • OS: Android 10
  • Market Status: Released
  • Release Date: 15th October 2020

Infinix Note 8i Key Specs

  • Display: 6.78-inch (720×1640)
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio G80
  • Front Camera: 8MP
  • Rear Camera: 48MP + 2MP + 2MP + AI lens:
  • RAM 6GB
  • Storage: 128GB
  • Battery Capacity: 5200mAh:
  • OS Android 10
  • Market Status: Released
  • Release Date: 15th October 2020

Infinix Note 8 and 8i Price

The Infinix Note 8 is priced at $200 (approx ₦76,200) and comes in Deepsea Luster, Silver Diamond, and Iceland Fantasy color options.

The Infinix Note 8i, on the other hand, will be available in Obsidian Black, Tranquil Blue, and Ice Diamond colors; the company hasn’t revealed the pricing of the phone just yet.

Over to you now, What do you think about this latest addition to the Infinix Note series family? For me, Infinix failed to include a PEN, compared to their Note 5. Let’s read your comments.