Infocus has launched a new smartphone in the Indian market the Infocus M810 which is priced at Rs. 14,999. The smartphone will go on sale on Amazon India on Wednesday , 15 July. The smartphone has excellent features and hardware support for the price it commands.
Infocus M2 and infocus M530 are already top selling smartphones on snapdeal and offer great value for money to the buyers. Infocus has stated that the new smartphone M810, will offer consumers not only great hardware and features, but also a very premium design and finish with Infocus M810.
The smartphone is powered by the Snapdragon 801 SOC clocked at 2.5 Ghz, it is the same processor which powers the Xiaomi Mi4 and OnePlus One. The smartphone competes directly with the Xiaomi Mi4 which recently got a price cut for the 16 GB version and is also priced at Rs. 14,999 in the Indian market.
The Infocus M810 has 2 GB RAM and runs on the latest Android Lollipop 5.0 with material design. Infocus also has it’s own in-house developed InLife UI which runs on top of the Android Lollipop. The Xiaomi Mi4 has 3 GB Ram and runs on the dated Android Kitkat OS with MIUI 6.0 user interface.
The smartphone has a 5.5 inch screen with Full HD Display resolution (1920*1080). The pixel density on the smartphone is 401. In comparison to the Xiaomi Mi4 the which has a smaller 5.0 inch screen with full HD display.
The Infocus M810 has 13 MP rear camera with Auto-focus and Dual led flash. The smartphone also has a 5 MP front camera for ‘click o maniacs’ who like to take insane amount of selfies. The smartphone does not offers 4G connectivity but has support for the 3G/2G/ WIFI and Bluetooth connectivity. Both Xiaomi Mi4 and Infocus M810 lacks 4G connectivity in India.
The internal storage on the M810 is 16 GB and is expandable to 64 GB using a micro-sd card. The Xiaomi Mi4 also has a 16 GB storage, but the smartphone does not have an expandable storage option.
The M810 has 6.99 mm thickness compared to the 8.9 mm thickness of the Xiaomi Mi4. The Infocus M810 looks gorgeous and thin with the 5.5 inch screen compared to the Mi4. It will be available in gold color on Amazon.
Sachin Thapar, Country Head of InFocus India, said, “The premium device aesthetics of the M810 delight and enchant like nothing else in the market. The phone is the result of a relentless pursuit of design and visual excellence. Each facet of this marvel is comparable only to products that belong to the highest echelons of luxury.
The Infocus M810 has a 2600 mAH battery capacity which is not very high for the segment, the Xiaomi Mi4 has 3080 mAH battery capacity and a smaller screen, you can expect 10-15% higher battery life from Xiaomi Mi4 in comparison of Infocus M810 smartphone.
Major Pros For Xiaomi Mi4
- 5.0 inch screen with FHD display higher PPI – 441.
- The Xiaomi Mi4 has 3 GB of RAM Vs 2 GB on Infocus M810.
- Higher battery capacity 3080 mAH Vs 2600 mAH on infocus M810.
- Xiaomi is better known brand compared to Infocus.
- Xiaomi Mi4 has an 8 MP Front camera Vs a 5 MP on the Infocus M810
Major Pros for Infocus M810
- 5.5 inch screen with FHD Display – can be desirable by many buyers.
- Thin smartphone measure only 6.99 mm with great looks(subjective).
- Expandable storage upto 64 GB can be a major advantage for Infocus M810 Vs Xiaomi Mi4.
- The Infocus M810 runs on Android lollipop Vs the Android Kitkat on the Mi4.
Which is Better the Infocus M810 or the Xiaomi Mi4 ? – Verdict
Xiaomi Mi4 and the Infocus 810 both offers incredible performance for a very affordable price. The performance, design and build quality on both smartphones is very good.
Both phones have their own strong and weak points. For buyers looking for a large screen 5.5 inch thin and cool looking smartphone, Infocus M810 is the right choice. For buyers looking for a 5.0 inch screen smartphone with good battery life Mi4, ticks all the boxes.