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The Hisense Infinity H50 has dropped!

Moe from Mondo / 03-05-2021 / Reviews

In recent years the Hisense brand has steadily grown in popularity among South African smartphone users and with the release of the Infinity H50, it’s easy to see why.

Under the Hood

The Infinity H50 has a lot going on in its favour. While priced in the same range as other mid-tier devices on the market right now, the Infinity H50 offers top-tier performance as the most powerful option of the three devices released by the Chinese tech giant in 2021 (there is also the Infinity H50 Lite and the Infinity H50 Zoom).

The device houses the MediaTek MT6785 CPU with 6GB RAM and 128GB of built-in storage. It also comes kitted out with the latest Android 11 software.

Screen and Body

Visually, the device performs on the premium end of the spectrum too. Although made primarily of plastic, like most smartphones of this day and age, the phone has a very high-end, elegant look and feel.

It comes in two stunningly iridescent colour options – Pine Green and Black Jade – both of which leave you feeling as though you’re looking at a new phone depending on how the light hits it.

The H50 boasts an impressive 6.8-inch FHD+ O-Infinity display that’s perfect for video streaming and gaming fundis.

Speakers are located at the bottom of the phone along with an active noise cancellation function with a dedicated mic.

The side mounted fingerprint button allows for easy single-handed access and the built-in face recognition technology provides an extra layer of security for anyone housing sensitive information on their phones.

The smartphone also comes with a jelly case supplied in the box, which is a nice little touch.

Camera

Once again, Hisense has come through for its customers. Quad cameras may be a standard feature in 2021, but not all quad cameras are created equal. The H50 offers a pretty expansive range on a budget with a 64 MP main camera, an 8 MP ultra-wide camera, a 2 MP depth camera and a 2 MP macro camera for those finely detailed shots.

The 32 MP front facing camera contains a Beauty Mode feature which adjusts the light conditions to bring out the best of you in every selfie!

Battery

The H50 is powered by a 5000 mAh battery, which can provide up to three days use on one full charge, and a 18W fast charger.

Verdict

Stylish and powerful, the Hisense Infinity is the perfect smartphone for anyone looking for high-end performance on a budget.

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