Handset maker Xolo has launched a new budget handset, the Prime, in India at Rs 5,699. The smartphone will compete against the likes of Micromax Canvas Spark.
Xolo Prime is a dual-SIM handset featuring a 4.5-inch IPS display with (480x854 pixels) resolution and a pixel density of 218ppi. The handset is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6582M processor clubbed with 1GB of RAM and Mali 400 MP GPU.
It offers 8GB of inbuilt storage, which can be expanded via microSD card (up to 32GB). The handset also features a 5-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, and 0.3-megapixel (VGA) front-facing camera.
Xolo Prime gets its juice from a 1800mAh battery, rated to deliver up to 20.8 hours of talk time on 2G networks and 10 hours on 3G, apart from up to 500 hours of standby time on 2G and 400 hours on 3G. The phone runs the new Android 5.0 Lollipop software and is available in Black, Blue, Red and Gold colours.
Connectivity options include GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with hotspot functionality, Bluetooth v4.0, Micro-USB 2.0, and GPS/ A-GPS. The Xolo Prime features an accelerometer, proximity sensor, and ambient light sensor. It bears dimensions of 135x68x9.5mm.