The Infinix S2 Pro is an amazing power packed device at an affordable price. It has most of what you want and needs like an amazing wefie camera, fingerprint scanner, metal uni-body, 4G LTE, 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM, a user-friendly operating system, Android 6.0 Marshmallow (with is upgradeable to Android 7.0) all at a very good price. The Infinix S2 is a phone designed with the young at heart. A phone for the selfie addicts and gamers. The Infinix S2 Pro is an upgrade of the Infinix S2 and the only significant feature is the 3GB RAM. All other features like design, Camera, and software are the same and that’s why we tag it with ” the Same girl”.
DESIGN & BUILD
The S2 Pro has a Premium feel with a metal unibody design with thin bezels and a little curve on the edges of the display. With an approximately 75% screen to body ratio. The S2 Pro has the wide-angle wefie camera at the top right of the device with the normal camera to the left of the wefie camera. Top centre is the earpiece and to the left of the earpiece is the proximity sensor.
The S2 Pro has 3 dots at the bottom as navigation buttons; the home, back and menu/option buttons. Unfortunately, they aren’t so visible so it takes a little getting used to when navigating the device. On the left side are the volume buttons while the right side has a SIM tray section and the power button.
The top right has the earphone jack while the USB port has been placed very well at the bottom. Besides the USB port are dual speakers but in reality, they are actually not dual speakers since the speaker is only on one side.
The back of the S2 Pro is a metal design and has the 13MP rear camera, the dual LED flash, fingerprint scanner and Infinix logo in one horizontal line from the back top centre. At the back top and bottom are antenna lines.
SOFTWARE AND PERFORMANCE
The Infinix S2 Pro runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow (which is upgradable to Android 7.0 Nougat) powered by a 1.3Ghz 64-bit octa-core processor and a 3GB RAM and a 32GB internal memory. Nothing much has changed, as XUI still runs on top of Android 6.0, but you still enjoy multitasking and better notifications.
XUI is user friendly , aside from the lack of a proper app drawer (you can get access to all apps by swiping up from the home screen, the bloatware that is the X family of apps i.e. XAccount, XCloud (to back up your contacts, messages, Wi-Fi passwords, call log and notes), XClub, XHide (hides selected apps from the app list), XManager, XPower (battery management), XShare (send and receive files between Infinix devices) and XTheme and the transparent UI that is very reminiscent of the Apple iOS.
When it comes to the performance of the Infinix S2 pro, the 3GB RAM included does a really good job keeping the device on its toes. Lagging is impossible. Apps launch time is impressive and you can comfortably switch between three to four apps without any of them refreshing automatically. The included MT6753 processor does a good job running apps so smoothly.
The S2 Pro comes with 32GB of internal memory, which is expandable up to 128GB via Micro SD Card.
NETWORK AND CONNECTIVITY
Infinix S2 Pro is 4G LTE enabled with the 3G/2G network support also. The 4G speed is LTE Cat4 50/150 Mbps and 3G speed is HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps. It is dual SIM enabled a device with the access to memory card option also. Wi-Fi supports the standards of b/g/n while the Bluetooth version is 4.0. FM Radio also comes with this device.
The Infinix S2 Pro is best known for its 13MP rear camera and the front dual cameras that are 13MP and 8MP respectively.
The S2 Pro 13MP rear camera with some interesting features. You see capture modes like the “normal”, “professional mode”, “Face beauty”, “Night Mode”, “Panorama” and the “PIP” mode.
The S2 pro dual Camera comes with one wide angle lens and one normal,13MP and 8MP respectively. The Wide angle lens which is termed “Wefie” or Wide Selfie enables you to capture so much more details within the same frame.
The Infinix S2 Pro comes with a non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery. The Infinix S2 Pro battery can charge to 100% in about an hour or less and has a good endurance. And also with power management apps like XPower, Managing your device’s power is made easy with preset modes like high performance, normal or power saving mode.
WHERE TO BUY THE INFINIX S2 PRO
The Infinix S2 Pro is available in most of the top online shopping mall in Nigeria. You can get Infinix S2 Pro at either Jumia, Konga, Slot or Jiji Online. The Price of Infinix S2 Pro range from 55k – 70k in Nigeria depending on your location.
The Infinix S2 Pro is highly recommended for any selfie/wefie phone lover. The 3000mAh Battery can give you a full day usage power that’s if you’re a heavy user.