Android 9.0 (Pie) is currently the big deal in the entire Android ecosystem. While OEMs have largely adopted Android 8.0 (Oreo), few of them still launches smartphone running the already aged Android 7.0 (Nougat). As for Infinix mobility, the last Infinix Phones launched with Android 7.0 (Nougat) was the Infinix Hot 5 and the Hot 5 Lite.

Most recent Infinix Smartphone are powered by Android 8.1 (Oreo) out of the box. But what is even more interesting is the fact that Infinix mobility is already set to push some of it older smartphones running Android 8.0 (Oreo) to Android 9.0 (Pie).

But why should this news excite you? I mean, what feature does Android 9.0 (Pie) has, worth upgrading to? Here are ten awesome features of Android 9.0

Top Ten Features of Android 9.0 (Pie)

  1. Dark Mode for AMOLED screens
  2. New updates to the Messaging and Notifications
  3. Notch Support or Cut-out support is now available
  4. Performance enhancements for Kotlin based apps
  5. Enhanced Auto-fill with machine learning
  6. Strict permissions for apps as well as apps that are idle
  7. Support for Multiple Camera API (Dual, triple camera support now available)
  8. The Screen Shot capability now available in the Power-Off menu and New icons for the Settings menu
  9. New HEIF Image compression and improved Video Codecs for HDR VP9 Video profile 2
  10. Neural network API implementation is now also supported for AI assistants and apps that use machine learning

RELATED READING: Infinix Note 5 Now Receiving Android 9.0 (Pie) with Google November Security Patches

Interesting isn’t it? Well, if you own an Infinix smartphone, please don’t get too excited yet, as it it not all Infinix Phones that will taste Android 9.0 (Pie). Read through the list of Infinix Smartphone to officially get Android 9.0 (Pie)

List of Infinix Smartphone to Get Android 9.0 (Pie)

  • The Infinix Hot S3
  • Infinix Hot S3X
  • Infinix Smart 2, Smart 2 Pro and the Infinix Smart HD.
  • Infinix Hot 6
  • Infinix Hot 6 Pro
  • Infinix Note 5
  • Infinix Note 5 Pro
  • Infinix Note 5 Stylus
  • Infinix Zero 6
  • Infinix Zero 5
  • Infinix Note 4
  • Infinix Note 4 Pro

RELATED READING: Infinix Smart 2 Officially Get Android 9.0 Pie in India, Other Regions to Follow Soon

In all, there are about 11 smartphones in the list above. These are the Infinix smartphones to officially get Android 9.0 (Pie). But if your device 8s not in the list, we’ll, just give us the name of your device using the comment section below incase we come come across any Android 9.0 custom ROM for your Infinix Phones.


    • You should be auto – notified when updates start sending for your device. One thing I know still is, in terms of updates, infinix is way better than tecno… So just be patient

  1. Hi fam. I am checking out the jumia uganda website for infinix phones but the prices keep fluctuating, could it be due to seasonal sales?

  2. I learnt that infinix gives only one update. So since note 4 pro was given an update from Android 7.0 to 8.1, it won’t get any update again. How true is that?

  3. Inifinix zero 5 is in the list but it has still not received the android 8.0 which is very disappointing. What is the assurance infinix will release the Android 9.0 for zero 5

  4. My infinix HotS3X has not upgrade to version 9.
    I did not see any notification.
    What can I do?

  5. i am using infinix zero 5 in which android 7 and i can’t update latest update on it.
    i bought this mobile in 2017 mid from onward no any updates.
    please help what to do.

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