Infinix Note 30 VIP Racing Edition was launched in select global markets on Thursday (September 14). The latest smartphone from sub-brand Transsion Holdings is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 8050 SoC and offers similar specifications to the regular Infinix Note 30 VIP. However, there are some differences in design and packaging. Infinix has joined hands with BMW’s Designworks for the new device. It features a three-color light band on the rear panel and comes with a BMW-themed retail package. The Infinix Note 30 VIP Racing Edition is backed by a 5,000mAh battery with support for 68W wired and 50W wireless fast charging.
Infinix Note 30 VIP Racing Edition price, availability
The newly launched Infinix Note 30 VIP Racing Edition will go on sale in select global markets with a price tag of around $315 (approximately Rs. 26,000). However, the company is yet to reveal how much RAM and storage it will have on board. Details about the launch of the new device in India are yet to be revealed.
Infinix Note 30 VIP was launched in June with a starting price of $299 (approximately Rs. 24,600). It is offered in 8GB and 12GB RAM options with 256GB of onboard storage as standard.
Infinix Note 30 VIP Racing Edition Specifications
Specifications of the Infinix Note 30 VIP Racing Edition are identical to the regular model. It runs Android 13 out-of-the-box with PWM dimming. Like the vanilla Infinix Note 30 VIP, the Racing Edition also packs an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 8050 SoC, coupled with up to 12GB of RAM and an ARM Mali G77 MC9 3D GPU.
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Infinix has partnered with BMW Group’s Designworks for the Note 30 VIP Racing Edition. 3D Lighting Leather technology has been used on the rear panel with a three-color light band to showcase the BMW Moto Sport elements. This light tire symbolizes speed, performance and power. Furthermore, it will be offered in a BMW-themed retail package with a 15W wireless charger and TWS earphones.
For optics, the Infinix Note 30 VIP Racing Edition has a triple rear camera setup consisting of a 108-megapixel primary sensor and dual 2-megapixel depth and macro sensors. There is a 32 megapixel camera on the front for selfies and video chats. Furthermore, it has up to 256 GB of built-in storage that can be expanded up to 2 TB via a microSD card.
Connectivity options on the phone include 5G, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth, OTG, NFC, GPS, and USB Type-C port. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, e-compass, g-sensor, gyroscope, light sensor and proximity sensor. The Infinix Note 30 VIP Racing Edition has an in-display fingerprint sensor for authentication and includes a Z-axis motor. The device includes dual speakers with JBL and Hi-Res audio support.
Infinix has packed a 5,000mAh battery in the Infinix Note 30 VIP Racing Edition. The battery supports 68W wired fast charging and 50W wireless charging. The device weighs 190 grams and measures 162.66 x 75.89 x 8.78 mm.