Infinix Note 8i review

Added by on 10.16.20 | Last update 01.12.22
Infinix Note 8i review

Infinix note 8i is a cheap smartphone that appeared on the market in 2020. It was presented together with another model of the brand - Note 8. The device offers a satisfactorily large display, gaming chipset, four cameras and a huge battery with support for fast charging technology. . On the side of the case you will find the fingerprint scanner, which will impress you with its speed and accuracy.

Infinix Note 8i Specifications

  • Release date: 2020, October 15
  • Colors: Gray, Blue, Green
  • Dimensions: 171.4 x 77.7 x 8.9 mm.
  • Weight: 0 g.
  • Screen: 6.78" in, 720 x 1640, IPS LCD
  • Camera : Quad, 48MP
  • 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, proximity, compass

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Infinix is ​​not a company that at this stage is famous in the market with a unique design of its products. Instead, it successfully draws inspiration from the most popular models among consumers. Thus, in the face of Infinix note 8i we notice well-chosen dimensions and light weight. The smartphone measures 171.4 x 77.7 x 8.9 mm - it is neither too big nor too small. You can fit it in your pants pocket.

Infinix note 8i is available in three colors - gray, blue and green. Whichever color you choose, you will like it. The back panel of the smartphone is solved interestingly, on rhomboids. Depending on the angle at which the sun's rays fall, the colors change. This effect may make you give up carrying the case, but if you are afraid of your ability to keep your phones healthy, we recommend wearing the Infinix note 8i.

In this model, which is a typical representative of the budget smartphone industry, the fingerprint scanner is located on the side of the case. This is a convenient position that many users will appreciate.


The smartphone has a beautiful 6.78-inch HD+ IPS LCD display, which occupies 82% of the front surface. This figure is relatively high for modern phones. The screen resolution is 720x1640 pixels. To allow you to enjoy the display for a longer time, the manufacturer has provided Corning Gorilla Glass.

The overall impression of the display quality is good. The colors are close to natural, the manufacturer has provided enough brightness to be able to work with Infinix note 8i in sunny weather.


Under the body of the Infinix note 8i is a MediaTek Helio G80 chipset (consisting of 8 cores - two Cortex-A75 clocked at 2.0 GHz and six more Cortex-A55 clocked at 1.8 GHz) in combination with 6/8 GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage. The smartphone runs Android 10 and the latest version of XOS 7.1. The graphics are handled by a Mali-G52 MC2 processor. Internal storage can be augmented with mciroSDXC. This is good news for anyone who has a habit of taking a lot of photos and videos.


On the back of the Infinix note 8i you can see a system of four LED flashes and four cameras, which include a 64-megapixel main camera with autofocus support, 2-megapixel depth sensor, 2-megapixel macro lens and AI lens . The front camera in turn is single and consists of a 16-megapixel module, complemented by a dual LED flash.

With the Infinix note 8i you can shoot videos with a resolution of 1440 at 30 frames per second. Given the price of the smartphone, you can't expect perfect photos and videos. The manufacturer still provides an excellent set of sensors to enjoy decent results. The standard package of modes contributes to the good overall impression of the photo capabilities of the Infinix note 8i.

Autonomous work

The smartphone has an impressive non-removable Li-Po battery. It has a capacity of 5200 mAh and the manufacturer has provided support for 18 W fast charging technology. Given the unpretentious features of the smartphone and the size of the display, you can count on at least two days of battery life. With more economical use - even more.


Infinix note 8i is a typical representative of budget smartphones in 2020. Despite its basic capabilities, this device will serve you well for at least a few years. Works with Android 10 operating system and XOS 7.1 interface. In addition, it has a small size and low weight, which make it a good choice for users of all ages.

A definite plus of the Infinix note 8i is the possibility to be used with two SIM cards. The fingerprint scanner is conveniently located on one side of the case. It works quickly and you can unlock your Infinix note 8i without thinking. Finally, not to mention the support of fast charging technology, which is a plus for every modern user with a dynamic everyday life.

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Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the Infinix Note 8i 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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