Another American smartphone company launched its new affordable smartphone in world market including in India Obi Worldphone SF1 and SJ1.5. Former CEO of Aplle Mr John Sculley backed the company. The SF1 and SJ1.5 are low cost and stylish design targeted for the customers of India, Pakistan, Thailand, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Vietnam, Nigeria, Indonesia, Keniya, Sauth Africa and the Tanzania.
The Obi Worldphone available in two variant 2GB RAM with 16GB internal memory storage variant available at $199(Roughly around Rs.13,000) and 3GB of RAM with 32GB internal storage variant available at $249 (Roughly around Rs.16,500). The SJ1.5 is available at $129 (Roughly around Rs.8,500)
Obi Worldphone SF1
The SF1 features with 5-inch JD in-Cell IPS full HD 1080×1920 pixel resolution offering a pixel density of 443ppi display, coated with Gorilla Glass 4 Protection. The device powered by 1.5GHz qualcomm snapdragon MSM 9839 with Adreno 405 Graphics Processor Unit supported by 2GB of RAM 16GB internal memory or 3GB of RAM 32GB of internal memory storage. Both variant upgrade their memory capacity via microSD card up to 64GB.
The smartphone sport with 13 mega pixel auto focus with LED flash, Sony Exmor IMX214 sensor and f/2.0 aperture rear camera and it also 5 mega pixel with LED flash front facing camera. The smartphone comes with dual mic for noise constellation, Dolby Audio Surround 7.1 sound. Obi Worldphone Sf1 has 3,000mAh battery with quick charge 1.0 technology for fast charging.
The smartphone support all major 4G LTE network across India, apart from this the Obi Worldphone SF1 support GSM/3G/4G LTE , Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS and Bluetooth. It has some accelerometer, Proximity, Gyroscope and Ambient light sensors are available in this device.
Obi Worldphone SJ1.5
The smartphone comes with 5-inch HD 2.5 curved display with 720×1280 pixel resolution offering a pixel density of 294ppi and it protected with Corning Gorilla glass 3 protection. The Obi Worldphone SJ1.5 runs in Android 5.1 Lollipop with Obi lifespeed UI on the top of the device. It has got performance from 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6580 processor with Mali 400 MP2 GPU supported by 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory storage.
The SJ1.5 has 8 mega pixel auto focus with f/2.2 aperture, Omnivision OV8865 sesor an LED flash rear camera and 5 mega pixel front facing camera. The SJ1.5 backed by 3,000mAh battery. The smartphone supports GSM/3G HSPA network.
At the launching time Mr. John Sculley said in San Fransisco said “Obi has taken the best of silicon valley-innovations in design, state-of-the-art technology and high standards for manufacturing and fused them in to beautiful, powerfully tools at attractive price. Our efficient cost structure and broad distribution combine to present empowering tools that help our customers achieve their aspirations”.
At last I would Like to say that, the Obi Worldphone is a very good combination of Hardware and software including beautiful design, look gives it a hard competitor to other brand in world market including in India. Because its price. What do you think? Please say some thing.
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