Hisense Infinity H11 Review

Staff Writer / 10-02-2020 / Reviews

The era of smartphones as we know them started off with only a select few being able to afford pocket supercomputers from the likes of Apple and Samsung. Now, more than a decade later, almost everyone can own a smartphone thanks to stiff competition among manufacturers. This is great news for consumers looking for the latest mobile technology at budget prices, and the Hisense Infinity H11 delivers on both.

Under the Hood

The Hisense Infinity H11 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset with an Octa-Core CPU for managing multiple applications and processes. It has similar specs to its mid-range rivals and can handle most tasks without signs of lag or slowing down. However, playing heavy-duty games like Asphalt 8 or PUBG may not be advisable. The operating system is Android 7.1.2 Nougat, and the phone comes with 3GB of RAM and internal storage of 32GB. This is enough space for photos, videos and other media, but you can expand your storage if you need with an external memory card.

Screen & Body

The Hisense Infinity H11 is a physically attractive smartphone. The H11 features a 5.99” multitouch IPS capacitive touchscreen with 1080 x 2160 px resolution. It’s thin, weighs only 170 grams and has a glossy black finish that gives it a premium look and feel. The Infinity H11 is encased in 2.5D Glass, which provides more protection for your phone and follows the curve of your hand for a comfortable grip.

Battery

The H11 comes with a non—removable Li-Po 3 400mAH battery. The battery lasts a full day on a single charge and can go longer if you activate the handy power-saving mode. It also has fast-charging capabilities, which means you could be up to a full charge in two hours, even from absolutely zero power.

Cameras

The camera is a massive selling feature on any smartphone and the H11 doesn’t disappoint. It has a 12MP rear-facing camera and a 16MP selfie camera.

The rear-facing camera features auto-focus as well as a Sony Exmor RS sensor, which provides fantastic pictures. It offers various shooting modes, and the rear camera manages to allow more light to produce vibrant, colourful photos.

The 16MP selfie camera offers you the chance to snap one and post it online with the perfect touch up. It possesses a built in beauty function which will make every shot worthy of social media.

Features

The H11 has an FM receiver, which is great for an avid radio fan as you can pick up all your favourite radio stations on the Infinity H11. This sleek smartphone also has Dual SIM capability and a fingerprint scanner and comes bundled with USB-C charger and earphones.

Verdict

The Hisense Infinity H11 is a magnificent mid-range smartphone that can do a lot of what its higher-end counterparts can at a fraction of the price. If you’re looking for a great smartphone under the R5000 mark, then look no further than the Hisense Infinity H11.

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