Helio A25 chipset and its first owner - Infinix Hot 9

Among the chipsets “for the smallest” - that isfor devices of the lower price category - a new thing has appeared. Introduced MediaTek Helio A25 processor. And then the first device appeared on it - the Infinix Hot 9 smartphone.

Being the chipset for basic smartphones,MediaTek Helio A25 is not burdened with any outstanding features. Devices equipped with it can have a screen no higher than HD +, RAM no more than 4 GB, cameras no more than two, and those are modest. Maximum video [email protected] fps, LTE - Cat-4. But it supports all navigation systems: GPS, Glonass, Beidou, Galileo. Promised high energy efficiency. In AnTuTu, it collects less than a hundred thousand parrots (an average of 97632).

Infinix Hot 9 uses MediaTek Helio A25 to the maximum. RAM - 4 GB, screen - 6.6 ″, 720 × 1600 pixels. The capacity of the internal drive is 128 GB.

There is some confusion regardingthere are four cameras in the picture, three are mentioned in the description plus something called AI Lens. Leading 16 MP with an aperture of f / 1.8 and the ability to macro photography, two more - 2 MP each. Suppose one of the additional functions as a depth sensor. What are the other two doing?

Frontal - 8 MP.

An obvious plus of the device is a very solid battery with a capacity of 5000 mAh and a promise of more than a month without recharging. The price is known for the Indonesian market - 1,699,000 Rp (approximately $ 100 (₽7350)).

Key Features of Infinix Hot 9:

Screen S-IPS, 6.6 ″, 720 × 1600, 266 ppi, 16M colors, touch, capacitive, multi-touch
IronMediaTek Helio A25
1.8 GHz, 4 x Cortex A53, 4 x Cortex A53, PowerVR GE8320
Memory: RAM 4 GB, ROM 128 GB, Micro-SD up to 256 GB, separate slot
Mobile Internet LTE cat.4 150/50 Mbit / s
Mobile networksLTE Bands 1,3,7,20,28
UMTS 900, 2100
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
Battery Li-Ion, 5000 mAh, 10 W
Dimensions165 x 76.8 x 8.7 mm
Rear Camera: Quad, Flash, Auto Focus

- 16 MP, f / 1.8, macro

- 2 MP

- 2 MP

front camera: 8 MP, no flash, no autofocus
NavigationGPS, GLONASS
OS Android 10, XOS 6
SensorsAccelerometer, Compass, Zoom, Light, Fingerprint (back), Face (FaceID)
USBMicro v2.0

Tatyana Kobelskaya