Users of Infinix Hot smartphone in India have the company to thank since it is now rolling out a new update that comes with a number of fascinating features and an updated Android security patch. With the latest over-the-air (OTA) update, you are set to benefit from the updated XOS v5.5 custom skin based on Android Pie. This feature boasts of numerous features including Social Turbo, gesture-based feature, Game Assistant to mention a few. To make it even more fascinating, it also adds a feature for WhatsApp video calls and a peek mode for privacy purposes.

Currently, the XOS v5.5 update is rolling out in India for Infinix Hot 8 users. The update brings along a December Android Security patch not forgetting the updated Google Mobile Services (GMS) v201910 package. When it comes to the Social Turbo feature, which the company refers to as WhatsApp Assistant, they have included additional features such as customizable stickers, WhatsApp call and a peek mode.  The peek mode lets users read a message without alerting the sender.

A new flash notification feature will also be included and serves the main responsibility of alerting users by flickering the LED flash whenever they receive a new message. To clean up any media received via WhatsApp from your internal storage, the company has included a “Clean WhatsApp” feature. Things do not stop here as they have added a new “Answer with a Gesture” feature that allows users the chance of answering an incoming call using hand gestures without necessarily having to touch your phone. There is also a new “Smart Screen Lifting” feature that offers quick controls for some tools in a panel. To access this feature, you will have to swipe your smartphone from the side.

We can never conclude without mentioning the “Game Anti-interference” mode that blocks notifications and reminders expect when they are from incoming calls or alarms. All these new features are definitely going to make your experience better when you are using the Infinix Hot 8 smartphone.