New sub-brand by Xolo!
Xolo introduced its latest smartphone Black under sub-brand. The smartphone is clocked with Octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 SoC with Adreno 405 GPU. The smartphone is coupled with 13MP rear camera and 2MP secondary camera which lets depth mapping and giving an option on focusing image after taken known as Ubifocus. It also has 5MP front camera for taking selfies. The flash is Chroma flash which lets you to take good images in low light according to company. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop with Hive Atlas UI on top of it.
The Hive Atlas comes with features like hiding the app by Underground mode, Reading mode which converts to e-ink reader which saves battery, Comet Browser which is made with collaboration with Opera which saves data and battery. The smartphone runs on 5.5-inch HD OGD display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 1920×1080 pixels. It has 2GB of RAM with 16GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 32GB via Hybrid SIM slot (second SIM slot can be used as expandable memory). Connectivity options include 4G LTE/ 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS + GLONASS and USB OTG. It has 3200mAh battery capacity which also has 20% battery boost by software technology developed by Qualcomm.
Commenting on the launch Vishal Sehgal, Co-founder & Director, LAVA International, Promoter of XOLO & LAVA Brands, said,
[notification type=”notification_info” ]The online smartphone market in India is growing manifold, driven by the digitally-smart generation for whom experience matters. BLACK is designed to cater to this segment, promising great smartphone experience that goes beyond just the specs. With every product under BLACK, we aim to deliver a fresh design approach with future ready technology that is backed by full potential of the hardware, complemented with our proprietary customized software platform- HIVE.[/notification]
The Xolo BLACK will be available for Rs. 12,999 and go on sale only on Flipkart. It comes with Vodafone offer which gives 1GB of Data for 2 months to user and unlimited Vodafone Music for two months. 100 Vodafone stores will have Xolo Black handset for hands on experience for customers. Check out our Hands on video of Xolo Black [youtube youtubeurl=”u2LyJegbQFY” ][/youtube].
Xolo BLACK specifications are
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Octa-Core (ARM Cortex A53 – 4×1.5GHz + 4×1.0GHz)
- GPU: Adreno 405
- Display: 5.5-inch Full HD OGS with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, 1920×1080 pixels
- RAM: 2GB LPDDR3
- Memory: 16GB internal, expandable up to 32GB microSD
- Camera: Rear 13MP with LED flash, 5-element lens, f/2.0 aperture, 2MP secondary for depth sensing, 3-element lens, f/2.4 aperture/ Front 5MP with LED flash, 5-element lens, f/2.0 aperture
- OS: Android 5.0 Lollipop with HIVE Atlas UI
- SIM: Hybrid Dual (micro + nano) (second slot can also be used as microSD slot)
- Connectivity: 4G LTE/ 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS + GLONASS, USB OTG
- Battery: 3200mAh