INFINIX LAUNCHES THE S2 AND INTRODUCES “WEFIE”TO THE SELFIE WORLD

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infinix s2 in display

Infinix officially launched the S2 in Ghana at the legon amphitheater, it was a colorful event with lots entertainment and giveaways.Infinix has been known for innovation and always looking to try new things and with this launch they proved just that, they launched the S2 in open area whilst all their previous launches were done in closed door and by invite only, this open launch provided the grounds for the fans to meet the infinix staff.The show was also attended by cellphone dealers,section of the media , public and students who made it lively .The S2 is the heir to last year’s fan hot cake THE HOT S but with more upgrades and the tagline Selfie+Wefie announcing to its users that it has two front camera lens which is an advanced feature and it is the World’s First Wefie Smartphone.

infinix s2 in display

In his opening remarks Mr.Kinmo Cai country manager for INFINIX Ghana reiterated on the aim of INFINIX that is to bring premium phones to Ghanaians  at affordable prices without compromising quality and innovation .

Country manager Kinmo Cai

Nana Kofi Arthur, the PRO of Franko Trading who represented the group CEO Mr. Frank Osei at the launch, spoke about the  great working relationship with Infinix Ghana as a distributor.

Nana Kofi Arthur

Also speaking at the launch was jumia Ghana CEO Mr. Sacha Poignonnec,  he stressed the fact that the highest selling mobile phone brand in Ghana is Infinix per the Jumia’s 3rd White Paper on Africa Mobile Trend 2017. He added that infinix is a brand that thinks about the consumer by satisfying their strong desires for superior brands through the delivery of products that fits their productive lifestyles.

Mr. Sacha Poignonnec, CEO of Jumia Ghana

The unveiling was done by Ms. April Zhong, the Sales Channel Manager of Infinix for Ghana and Nigeria, she took the audience through all the features of the phone including the specifications.

April Zhong

She said Infinix S2 comes with rear cameras in order to capture exciting moments of the world, plus continuous breakthroughs in front cameras to fully show the charisma of the user. Wefie stands for the sharing of one’s happiness and technological breakthroughs alike. Wefie will open up the door to a new era of intelligent social networking and allow you to share joys within your group in new ways.”
Infinix S2 with dual front cameras and an ultra-wide angle of 135° will not only raise the front camera technology for smartphones to a new level but more importantly let mobile social networking make a radical change into “1+” from “+1”.”

Infinix S2 features trendsetting dual front cameras and the smartphone industry’s first ever application of an ultra-wide angle of 135° plus 8.0 megapixels for the front cameras, leading selfie taking into a new era of Wefie.

She continued that “The world’s first ever Wefie smartphone, Infinix S2 features a 13.0-megapixel rear camera and dual front cameras, one of which comes with 13.0 megapixels and beautification functions and the other with an ultra-wide angle of 135° and 8.0 megapixels. With photography and video beautification for individuals or groups and magic movie 2.0, photos taken at parties will become uniquely fascinating.

Snapshots by Infinix S2 will make your party and friends look more attractive.
The 135°-wide-angle front camera and the powerful group beautification technology will clearly capture every joyful moment and more importantly make every party goer look radiant from all angles of view.”

The device comes in different colours such as Gold, Rose Gold, Black,Topaz Blue. Infinix S2 is indeed the definition of stylish”, she concluded

HERE ARE THE SPECS INFINIX S2

  • Network: 2G/3G/4G
  • SIM Type: Dual Micro SIM
  • OS: Android 6 Marshmallow  Upgrade able  to 7.0 nougat
  • Dimensions: 155.5 x 69.78 x 8.9 mm
  • Weight: 165 g
  • Display: 5.2-inch 720 x 1280 pixel (282 PPI), LCD touchscreen 2.5D display with Dragontrail glass
  • Processor Type: 64-bit Octa-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53
  • Processor Name: Mediatek 6573
  • Graphics Processor: Mali-T720 MP2
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 128 GB (hybrid slot)
  • Rear: 13 megapixels, f2. 2 lens, autofocus, dual tone LED flash
  • Video recording: Yes
  • Front-facing: Dual 13 (f2.2 lens) + 8 megapixels with soft flash
  • Charging: Fast Charge
  • Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 3,000 mAh
  • Build: Metal

The main focus of the S2  is the selfie market and with the specs and introduction of the wefie ,the S2 will be an instant hit with selfie lovers.

Here are some pictures from the launch

A review of the S2 will up soon ,stay glued to this blog for more

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