Well, you might not have heard about this US-based firm called as the InFocus and to our surprise the company has been in the country for more than 15 years offering different types of products and doing video collaboration. Now the company has decided to step into the smartphone market and released InFocus M808. This device was initially launched in July this year along with InFocus M370 and M5503D.
The InFocus M808 comes with a beautiful Aluminium unibody design giving it a royal feel. The device will be powered with an MT6753, 64-bit octa-core MediaTek processor with a clocking speed of 1.3GHz. Here are the Tips and Tricks of this device if you are planning to buy this device.
To insert an SIM card on InFocus M808, the company has provided a slot on the right of the device, wherein we have to use an SIM ejector to pull out the tray and place the SIM’s on the back cover of the device is not removable.
InFocus M808 supports two Nano SIMs. Everyone these days need dual SIM feature as they need to keep personal number and office number separately and it’s difficult to carry two different devices for it. Dual SIM feature has made life easier and thankfully this device supports it.
The device comes with a 5.2 inch Full HD IPS display that gives out a pixel density of 424 PPI. This is a very good resolution considering on a 5.2-inch screen, and the pixel density of the device proves it. The UI used on the device is Lollipop based InLife UI 2.0.
There are other sensors like Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyro and Barometer. These sensors make the usage of the device easier. These are the normal sensors that are available on most of the midrange devices.
The device comes with an onboard memory of 16 GB out of which 10 GB is available for the user, and the rest is occupied for the system software. 10 GB of internal storage can be enough to install most of the required app, and other data can be stored in the external memory. There is also a 2 GB RAM on the device.
The device run on Android 5.1 Lollipop, with the companies, own UI InLife 2.0. There is no word from the company if the device will be getting the latest Marshmallow update. Like all the midrange device, even this device will be getting the update late compared to high-end devices.
Yes, the memory of the device can be extended upto a maximum of 128 GB via microSD card slot. The device comes with an onboard memory of 16 GB so, an external SD card support is a must. Nowadays, everyone stores a lot of date on their smartphones, and so we need big storage space.
The device comes with an LED sensor just beside the speaker on the top. This notifies whenever there is a notification or a charging cable inserted. This is an easier way to get all the notification without missing any import message or alert.
No, InFocus M808 cannot capture 4K videos with the 13MP camera available on the rear. 4K video capturing is available on most of the high-end devices or camera centric devices only.
Like most of the devices, the user needs to hold on to the power button and the volume down button simultaneously to take a screenshot. The power/lock button and volume rockers are available on the left of the device.
Antutu benchmark score: 19123
Vellamo Multicore score: 1251
Vellamo Metal score: 845
Chrome Browser Score: 2064
Geekbench Single-core score: 637
Geekbench Multi-core score: 2946
Quadrant Standard score: 18291
InFocus M808 has a 13 MP on the rear, and it is supported by a 5 MP camera on the front to provide high-quality video calling. Moreover camera has been a must feature on every smartphone in the market, and many are looking for a decent camera for taking photos. 13 MP should be giving out decent images for the users.
The 13 MP camera on the device has different modes to shoot from. There are modes like Normal mode, PIP mode, Live Photo mode, Motion Track mode Panorama mode, Face beauty mode and Multi-angle view mode. Apart from these, we have the options in the camera settings that can be selected accordingly to take an image.
Yes, to check if any Android update is available on InFocus M808, just go to the settings of the device and we can find an option about phone. Now tap on the System update option and you can find if there is any update available for the device by clicking on check for updates.
For changing the wallpaper on the device, go to the settings and the click on the display option available under the device section. Now you can find the Wallpaper option that can be tapped and selected accordingly. These wallpapers can be selected from Gallery, or you also have the option of setting Live wallpapers that are battery consuming.
Yes, the InFocus M808 supports 4G LTE connectivity even after being a mid-range device. 4G connectivity is a must for all the devices that come to the market as the customers are looking forward to faster browsing speeds and connectivity. Since most of the Network providers are providing LTE connectivity, all the devices should be possessing decent browsing speeds.
To reset the OnFocus M808, go to the settings of the device and select Backup and reset option. Before you start the resetting procedure, make sure you backup all the data that is important, and the battery on the device is more than 50%. This ensures that you do not lose any contacts or other data.
To check the model number of InFocus M808, we need to head to the settings of the device and select the option About phone wherein you can find the model number of the device. This is important since there are many devices coming to the market with similar names but with different model numbers. Here the model number of this device is InFocus M808i.
The InFocus M808 is powered by a good 2450mAh battery inside it. This should be good enough for the device to last an entire day easily with normal usage. The battery delivers upto 11 hours of talk time and 350 hours of standby. The battery is one of the important factors in a Smartphone, what is the use if it gets switched off despite being a high-end device?
No, the Aluminium Unibody design on the device does not let you remove its back cover, and the battery is protected beneath the Aluminium body. I would prefer a smartphone with a removable back cover as it is easier to rectify a problem that occurs.
There is no word from the company on the Android Marshmallow update, but it is expected to get this update in the near future. This update will bring new features and also clear all the bugs if any available on the device.
Yes, the device supports On The Go drive that lets you store data externally or transfer data easily to the system or vice versa. This feature is found in almost all the devices since data transfer eats up a lot of time and OTG drive simplifies the task. We have tested it on 16 GB OTG drive, and the device was working well.
The InFocus M808 priced at Rs. 12,999 since it’s a midrange device and will be available on Snapdeal exclusively. The users have to register initially and then it will be followed by a flash sale on the given date and time.
The InFocus M808 is available in three different colors, White, Silver and Black, giving its users more options to choose from. Moreover, the iPhone look gives a more elegant look with its Aluminium unibody design and also gives a better grip than most of the plastic devices.
So these are the tips and tricks of InFocus M808, which is a direct competitor to Xiaomi’s Mi 4i. Hope these details will help you and if you have any more queries, feel free to get back to us.