Infinix to launch a new smartphone line called “Infinix Smart” in partnership with Jumia

Infinix the popular smartphone maker will be releasing another smartphone series called the “Infinix Smart” tomorrow the 28th July 2017. The Infinix Smart series will be released in partnership with Jumia a leading online shopping destination in Uganda.  This will enable people to buy the smartphone online and get it delivered to them.

The partnership comes at a time when Jumia Uganda is celebrating its 5th birthday in Uganda in which it will be slashing prices off multiple electronics. Infinix has a couple of series in their smartphone range like the Zero, Hot and Note series many of which have become popular with users. The Smart will be the 3rd series to join the Infinix family.

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The Infinix brand has gained a lot of popularity for being an affordable, up market, middle-class brand across Africa gaining a lot of traction in countries like Kenya, Egypt Nigeria, Ghana and even in some parts of Asia. The brand first debuted in Uganda with the Infinix Hot series sold exclusively by Jumia a couple of years ago. Now, they seem to be here to stay as they have set offline stores and dealerships and are doing some offline advertising.

Infinix Smart Rumored Specs

The Infinix Smart is rumored to have a 5 inch HD display, front dual speakers, an 8MP camera, a 3060 mAh battery, 16GB ROM, 2GB RAM and it will be running xOS 2.2. The Infinix smart is also rumored to come in 5 colors including Black, Red, and Gold.

What the Infinix Smart may look like

We managed to get some leaks of what the Infinix Smart may look like. We shall wait for launch to confirm this.

Anticipated Price and Where to buy

It is hard to say how much the Infinix will be but from the rumored specs, we are looking at an entry level or mid-range device. We can safely assume that the new Infinix Smart will go for between Ugx 250,000 to 350,000.

The Infinix Smart will be sold by Jumia and probably available offline a little later. We shall bring you the full specs and review as soon as we get our hands on the device.