“The Oplus XonPhone 5 offers a 5-inch full HD display, quad-core processor and 16GB of internal storage”
Oplus, the Taiwanese smartphone, maker launched its XonPad 7 Android slate in India in January this year. The value-for-money tablet offered 3G voice calling capabilities at Rs 9,999. Now, the company has launched its first smartphone, the XonPhone 5 in the country for Rs 7,999. Similar to the XonPad 7, the XonPhone 5 has also been exclusively launched in partnership with Snapdeal.
The Oplus XonPhone 5 flaunts a 5-inch HD OGS display with a pixel density of 320ppi. The processor ticking under the hood is a 1.3GHz quad-core MT6582 chipset from MediaTek. The processor is further aided by 1GB of RAM and a Mali 400 GPU. Similar to the recent crop of budget-friendly smartphones, the phone runs Android 4.4 KitKat right out of the box and will also be getting future updates over the air.
One of the main highlights of the XonPhone 5 is that it offers 16GB of internal storage, which is further expandable up to 32GB using a microSD card, while similar phones in this price range are offering 4GB or 8GB of internal memory. The cameras on board include a 2MP front snapper and an 8MP rear shooter with LED flash and 1080p recording capabilities. The camera also offers a ton of software tweaks like voice capture, face detection, HDR, self timer more. The dual-SIM smartphone offers the usual connectivity features like 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB and aGPS. The battery under the hood is rated at 2,000mAh.
Oplus has also taken care of after-sales service with 350 centers across the country. It is also offering a pick and drop facility for repairs. Stay tuned for our first impressions of the XonPhone 5.