Editor: Jason “The Bok” Date – Wednesday 15 June 2016

Hisense KO -1Life is full of thrills and spills. Everyday we face physically demanding challenges which require that the precious pieces of mobile technology we hold dear are, able to take a knock if and when it should occur. Thankfully Hisense have developed a mobile telephone known as the Infinity (C200) KO.

Hisense KO -3Built to handle the tough knocks life has the throw at it, the Infinity KO is built of ultra tough Corning Gorilla Glass 4, which sandwiches its components within a its tough aluminium sides and rubber bump protectors on the corners.

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“Under the hood,” the Infinity KO packs quite a solid punch as well. With specifications which include:

– 5.0 inch HD Touchscreen Display

– Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box

– Dual Sim Slots (supporting 4G LTE)

– 32 GB ROM memory & 3GB RAM

– 3200 mAH non-user removable battery

– Octacore Processor

– 13 MP Rear Camera with LED Flash ; 5 MP Forward Facing Selfie Camera

What’s in the box? In the box Hisense provide:

– Infinity (C200) KO device

– Wall Charge Block

– Micro USB Sync/Charge Cable

– Hisense Headphones

– Screen Protector with applicator 

Warranty manuals and cards 

Hisense KO -4Running Hisense’s very own software overlay, the Infinity KO has a very slick and clean user interface. A simple slide to right, reveals the device app drawer. With its 5 inch HD display, everything is very clearly displayed and the colours are vivid as well.

Hisense KO -6The IP rating of the device protects against knocks ; spills ; dust and even keeps the device completely watertight for up to 30 minutes submerged within up to 1 meter of water. It is essential however, that the dust/water covers remain sealed as specified to ensure the device has the ability to remain water and dust tight.

Hisense KO -5When you couple these high-end specifications with the Infinity KO’s real world strength, class good looks and slim profile, you get a very desirable package. The Hisense Infinity KO is available through several major networks and retailers such as Makro and is well worth discovering.

SA suggested retail price  –  +-R4000

Watch my video review and unboxing to see my impressions using the device:

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