Infinix Mobility has finally entered the TV market with the release of the Infinix Smart TV S1. The Hong Kong-based technology company launched the Smart TV Series in Nigeria as they look to compete with other Smart TV makers across the globe. The Infinix TV S1 is available in 43-inch and 55-inch screen size variant. We’ll be reviewing both variant of the Smart TV in this article.

Infinix Smart TV S1 Review

Design

Infinix smart tv S1 design

The design of Infinix Smart TV S1 is not new in the world of Smart televisions. Though it features an elegant and well crafted. The design is frameless (which is called bezel less in smartphone) and provides an immersive visual wide viewing experience. The frame and body is made up metal, while the main board cover is as well as the stand is crafted with plastic.

Infinix Smart TV S1 comes with two 10W full-range speakers which will suit all of your desired media contents like Netflix and YouTube and music. The remote control of the TV has a minimalist design to it. This provides a smooth, sleek  feel, and easy to hold on your palm comfortably. A Wide Voltage Range was also provided for the Smart TV S1.

This is very useful in areas with unstable voltages or poor power supply of above 264V or below 90V. With this in mind, your are assured that your Infinix Smart TV  S1 can operate flawlessly without damage or even malfunction when voltage fluctuates.

Display

Infinix smart tv display

The display of both screen variant of Infinix  Smart TV S1 is somewhat different. The 43-inch variant features HDR (High Dynamic Range) for standard picture quality. The HDR provides a well detailed, life-like colour and a contrast with a wider range. It also includes 250nits brightness, 5000:1 contrast ratio, 8ms response time and 60Hz frame rate.

The 55-inch variant Smart TV also features HDR but adds in 4K Ultra-HD resolution to its display. This means you’re in for a breathtakingly immersive viewing experience with deeper contrasts and ultra-rich colours. Other display features of the 55-inch are 6.5ms response time, 60Hz refresh rate, 3000:1 contrast ratio and 300nits brightness.

Infinix Lite App

As a Smart TV, it features the Infinix Life App which is available on Google PlayStore allows the Infinix Smart Tv S1 it to interact seamlessly with your Infinix smartphone. The Infinix Lite app on your smartphone features a remote control, cast via Wi-Fi, cast via hotspot, Mirror TV, Mirror phone, Mouse and Wristband.

With just a click, you can mirror/cast your Infinix smartphone display to the Infinix Smart TV. This can be done with the hotspot without out consuming mobile data from your phone. This feature is essential especially when you want to watch a movie you’ve on your phone with friends or family. The bigger display on the Smart TV means everybody can sit comfortably and enjoy the immersive experience.

The mouse in the Infinix Life App can be connected either with hotspot or Wi-Fi. It make use of  your Infinix smartphone as an air cursor pointer. For this feature to work effectively, your Infinix phone must be equipped with a gyroscope. The remote in the app can be used to control the Infinix Smart TV S1 if you can’t see or locate the physical remote control. You can adjust the volume, choose apps and perform other functions on your infinix smartphone  e-remote.

Infinix Smart TV S1 Specs

Here are a few specs of the Infinix Smart TV S1:

REVIEW SUMMARY

Details 43S1 (43 inch)55S1(55 inch)
Resolution1920*10803840*2160
Memory1+8GB1.5+8GB
Brightness250nits typ300 nits typ
DesignMetallic design, full screenMetallic design, full screen
OSAndroidAndroid
CastHotspot mirroringHotspot mirroring
Speaker2*10W2*10W
Product Warranty24M24M
Infinix Smart TVFeatures
Display Size
Resolution
View Angle
Brightness
Contrast Ratio
43inch/55 inch
1920*1080/3840*2160
H 178 / W 178
250nits/300nits TYP
3000:1
Display colors
Response Time
Frame Rate
1.07B
6.5ms
60Hz
ROM
RAM
8GB
1GB/1.5GB
Sound Output
USB 2.0 Ports available
HDMI 1.4
AV in
20W
2 ports
3 (Support ARC)
CVBS*1
COAX OUT
LAN
Tuner
DVB-T2/S2 Support
1 Port
RJ45*1
DTV*2(DVBT2/S2)
Yes
Video Format
Audio
Photo
MPEG,AVI,MPG,MP4,MKV,
MOV,FLV,ASF,VOB,3PG
MP3,WMV,AAC.
JPEG,PNG,BMP
Wireless transmissionBluetooth, WiFi, WiFi Direct and DLNA &Airplay
Power Voltage
Frequency
96-264V
50/60Hz
Front and back cover
Mainboard cover
Stand
Frameless design, Metal unibody, Black Plastic, Black
Metal
Mobile phone remote control
Hotspot mirror screen
Software Update
Smart content
HDR
Yes
Yes
By USB, Internet Auto search, etc
Netflix, YouTube, etc
Yes

Other notable key features are Bluetooth 4.0 for easy connection to gaming controllers, earphones and Bluetooth speakers. The 43-inch has a memory of 1GB/8GB while the 55-inch has 1.5GB/8GB.

WHERE TO BUY INFINIX SMART TV S1

Jumia Nigeria – See Offers | Jumia Kenya – See Offers

In terms of pricing, the 43-inch Infinix Smart TV S1 price in Nigeria is around N93,000 while the price for the 55- inch Infinix Smart TV S1 price in Nigeria goes for about N152,000 on Xpark Nigeria online store. At the time of writing this article, shipping is free for both TVs while the store is giving a N5,000 discount coupon. The Infinix Smart TV S1 is available in all major electronic shops across the country.

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