Infinix Zero 3 is a powerful Android smartphone with mid-range price. The device is the successor of the Infinix Zero 2 and comes 0.5 inch bigger than its predecessor which has 5-inch display.
The device is sleek and comes with a design similar to that of Infinix Zero – the first in the Zero series.
Infinix Zero 3 came last (in terms of launch date) the year it was launched but it certainly wasn’t the least.
Infinix Zero 3 Specs Highlight
The Infinix Zero 3 (also know as Infinix X552) comes with 20.7 mega pixel back camera and 5 mega pixel front camera.
The 5.5-inch smartphone comes with Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box and the device sports a full HD display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
The Zero 3 comes 3GB RAM and it is available in two storage variants: the 16GB variant and the 32GB variant and they are both expandable to up to 2TB with external micro SD cards.
On the batter side, the Infinix Zero 3 comes with 3030 mAh Li-Po battery.
The Infinix X552 is powered by Helio X10 MediaTek chipset which has 8 processors and clocks at the speed of 2.2GHz. The Helio X10 processor is coupled with PowerVR G6200 GPU.
Infinix Zero 3 supports 4G LTE network, Wi-Fi direct, Bluetooth version 4.1 and micro USB 2.0.
Interesting things about the Zero 3
The most eye-catcher for the Infinix Zero 3 is the back camera that sports 20.7 mega pixel camera. The 20.7 MP is the biggest Infinix has gone.
The 20.7MP is not the only interesting thing about the Zero 3 back camera, it also feature SONY IMX230 CMOS sensor with 6P Largan lens, dual LED flash, autofocus, HDR and face detection, amongst other features to ensure you get the best picture.
The camera offers improved light sensitivity and can give you 4k ultra HD video recording.
Another thing that draws attention to the Infinix Zero 3 is the design.
The Zero 3 is quite sleek with just 7.1 mm thickness and it feature full metal body.
The front is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for maximum protection.
SD card slot that is capable of holding up to 2TB of memory card is something that is worth talking about.
Though you would hardly see a 2TB SD card in the market, this means that if you are the type that stores a lot in your SD card, you won’t have any issues with the Infinix Zero 3.
The not so interesting things about the Zero 3
Fingerprint scanner is one feature many fans expected to see on the device, the the device lacked this feature. Aside that, there isn’t much complain about the Infinix Zero 3.
Price and Availability
Infinix Zero 3 was unveiled towards the end of 2015 and was launch on the 15th of December of the same year.
The device is available in the market and currently sells for about NGN 63,000 (about USD 200).
Buy or No Buy
Overall, Infinix Zero 3 is a highly recommended device especially for those that do a lot with their smartphone camera and the price range is not bad at all for a device with such premium features and specs.
Infinix Zero 3 Full Specs
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 TD-SCDMA|
|4G Network||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)|
|SIM||Dual micro SIM|
|Status||Available December 2015|
|Dimensions||142 x 70.2 x 7.1 mm|
|Colors||Gold, Black, Silver|
|Type||IPS, FHD capacitive, multi-touch, touchscreen with 16,000,000 color|
|Size||5.5 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels, 401 pixels per inch (PPI)|
Memory And OS
|Card slot||MicroSD, up to 2TB|
|OS||Android 5.1 Lollipop (upgradable to Android 6.0 Marshmallow)|
|Processors||2.2GHz octa-core Cortex-A7 CPU, MediaTek Helio X10 chipset, PowerVR G6200 GPU|
|Alert types||Vibration, MP3 ringtones|
|Audio port||3.5mm jack|
|2G||GPRS – up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps|
|3G||Up to 42 mbps downlink; Up to 5.76 mbps uplink|
|4G||Up to 150 mbps downlink; Up to 50 mbps uplink|
|WIFI||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct|
|Bluetooth||Version 4.1, A2DP, LE|
|Primary||20.7MP, up to 5248 x 3936-pixel pictures, phase detection, HDR, face and smile detection,autofocus, Geo-tagging camera with LED flash|
|Secondary||5MP, p to 2560 x 1920-pixel pictures|
|Capacity||3030mAh Li-Po battery|
|Music play||Up to 50 hours|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass, Light sensor|
|Messaging||SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Price range||About NGN 60,000 – NGN 70,000 (190 USD – 210 USD)|