Xolo, the Indian Brand today launched its flagship smartphone 8X-1000. This smartphone will comes custom Hive user-interface. The phone will be available next week at Rs 13,999.
The new Hive UI is Made in India and Made for India as said by Xolo. As usual it runs on Android. It includes custom themes, Fusion X media player, a new launcher and much more. New contact app come with Facebook integration. Hive UI provides better interaction of user with smartphone. There is Connect feature in this phone, allowing users to become a part of the development team.
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When it comes to specifications, Xolo Play 8X-1000 boasts a 5-inch 720p display with protected with Asahi Dragontrail glass. The phone runs on Android 4.4.2 Kitkat with Hive UI. Inside there is a 1.4GHz MediaTek MT6592M octa-core processor with 2GB RAM. There is no word from company for future updates.
Internal memory of this phone is 16GB which also can be extended. Primary camera of phone is of 8MP with Sony’s Exmor R sensor and 2MP selfie camera. For connectivity Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, A-GPS and Wi-Fi Direct are provided in the phone. Battery power is 1920mAh, which is very less for this type of octa-core phone with a big display.
Xolo 8X-1000 will have to compete with Xiaomi Mi 3 which is in great demand these days.