New Delhi, Feb 15: Xolo A1000, a part of Lava International group, is now available on Flipkart in a white variant for a price of Rs. 13,999. The delivery details show shipping time of 7-8 days.
It device marks the entry of the company into the phablet arena. The Xolo A1000 will be directly competing with the recently launched Micromax A116 Canvas HD priced at Rs.13,990.
Sunil Raina, business head, Xolo Mobiles, said to The Mobile Indian, "Xolo A1000 will be available in retails from February 16 for Rs 13,999 and today some of the online retail stores have stared listing it in on their site."
He further said, "If a user wants to purchase white coloured Xolo A1000 right away they should visit retail stores tomorrow because initially only white body coloured smartphone has been made available."
Xolo A1000, smartphone with a 5 inch display screen, has a one glass solution (OGS) that makes the smartphone quite sleek and is just 8.8 mm thick. In the designing process of the smartphone Xolo has removed the extra flab on the border of the phone while retaining the display area to give the slim fit look.
Xolo A1000 will be powered by a 2100 mAh battery and will come with an 8-megapixel camera with LED flash at the back and VGA one in the front.
The phone is powered by a 1GHz dual-core Mediatek MT6577 processor and has a 1280 x 720 pixels resolution HD screen. It will be having a 1 GB of RAM and 4 GB of Internal memory which can be expanded to 32 GB using Micro SD card.
Xolo A1000 is the successor to Xolo A 800 which was a dual SIM based smartphone running on a dual core 1GHz MediaTek chip and has Android 4.0. It had a 4.5-inch qHD (960 x 540 Pixels) IPS display. The phone also featured an 8 megapixel camera with backside illuminated (BSI) sensor and had features like auto focus and touch focus.