Infinix Note 8 review

Added by on 10.16.20 | Last update 11.20.23
Infinix Note 8 review

Infinix Note 8 is an interesting smartphone that deserves your attention for several reasons, the first of which is the low price. The model is the work of a relatively young company, but impresses with the good balance of compromise solutions. Everyone knows that budget models require a careful selection of features, and the insignificant ones are eliminated and this contributes to keeping their price affordable. What exactly you get in Infinix Note 8, you can learn in the following lines.

Infinix Note 8 Specifications

  • Release date: 2020, October 15
  • Colors: Gray, Blue, Green
  • Dimensions: 175.3 x 78.8 x 9 mm.
  • Weight: 0 g.
  • Screen: 6.95" in, 720 x 1640, IPS LCD
  • Camera : Quad, 64MP
  • Chipset: Mediatek Helio G80 (12 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
  • Memory: 128GB 6GB RAM
  • Battery: 5200, Li-Po, non-removable
  • Network: GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • Operating system: Android 10, XOS 7.1
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

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If you are looking for a smartphone with a large screen, you will welcome this model of Infinix. It will grab you with its almost 7-inch screen. These dimensions immediately suggest that it will be difficult to carry it in your pocket. Weighing 213 grams, two-handed interaction is also recommended. Putting that aside, the Infinix Note 8 offers a nice and unpretentious design. The game with colors on the back panel makes a pleasant impression. It changes color depending on the angle you look at it.

To enter the budget class, the design of the Infinix Note 8 does not use materials such as glass and metal. Its body is made entirely of plastic, including the frame. However, this did not affect the quality of workmanship. The smartphone is pleasant to the touch.

If you look more closely at the device, you will see that it does not have an LED indicator. The manufacturer has opted for two bright LED flashes, which not only work when taking photos and videos, but can also notify incoming calls. To do this, you must specify this in the settings.

Infinix Note 8 can be seen on the market in several color layouts - gray, sky blue and green. As the smartphone is not protected against moisture and dust, we do not recommend using it near water and splashes.


Infinix Note 8 has an IPS display with a diagonal of 6.95 inches and a resolution of 720 x 1640. It is covered with flat glass Corning Gorilla Glass. Its aspect ratio is 20.5: 9 at a pixel density of 258.

Looking at the phone, you will notice that the front panel has a mirror surface that is scratch resistant.


Infinix Note 8 is based on a single-chip Mediatek Helio G80 system with 8 processor cores, two of which are Cortex-A75 and another 6 Cortex-A55. The graphics processor is Mali-G52 MC2. The RAM is LPDDR4X and amounts to 6 GB. The storage capacity is 128 GB, of which 109 GB are practically available to the user. Optionally, you can insert a memory card into the phone.


Infinix Note 8 is equipped with a quadruple rear camera. The key moment is occupied by the main module, the other three are auxiliary and 2 MP each. Each of the additional modules has its own task. One is charged with enjoying macro photos, the second measures depth, and the third is called Ai Camera.

An interesting point is the absence of a telephoto lens with optical zoom, wide-angle optics and stabilizer. However, there is a quadruple LED flash. The camera interface of the Infinix Note 8 is typical. Offers a list of additional modes to make it easier to create quality photos.

Among the main modes we see night, portrait, HDR, a set of color filters. However, the possibility for photos in RAW format is not provided.

With the Infinix Note 8 you can shoot videos with a resolution of 1440 at 30 frames per second.

Autonomous work

Infinix Note 8 has a non-removable battery with a capacity of 5200 mAh. Given the processor, screen and optimization, you can count on excellent battery life. In real life, the device is presented at the level of most modern smartphones. He is a worthy representative of his price range - he can provide you with over a day's work. With more economical use - even more. In addition, the company has provided support for fast charging technology.


Given the price of the Infinix Note 8, we can conclude that this model is designed to meet the requirements of unpretentious users. It does not offer flagship settings and innovative solutions to make it stand out in the market. At the same time it comes with a set of practical features. It has a satisfactorily large screen, is well assembled and offers good autonomous operation. In addition, choosing Infinix Note 8, you get a device with loud sound and a large screen, the only disadvantage of which is its lower brightness.

The camera of the smartphone is on a budget level. With more practice you can learn to extract better quality photos from it. A good move of Infinix is ​​to provide enough memory, and you can increase the internal storage if necessary.

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Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the Infinix Note 8 and third-party sources. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should keep in mind that this is a subjective assessment. The writing of this article was not paid for or sponsored by Infinix.

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Hello, I am Richard Taylor, a technology expert and journalist from the UK. I have a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham. My passion is the latest technology, especially smartphones. That's why I chose to test, analyze, and write expert reviews about them. My technical expertise, combined with a deep passion for technology and years of experience, has made me a trusted source of information. Over the years, I have written reviews for various sites, but for quite some time now, I have been writing exclusively for PhonesData. You can see more about me here or read all my smartphone reviews here.

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