Obi smartphones co-founder John Sculley is Apple’s former CEO and after their impressive debut in India earlier this year, company now expands their smartphone lineup to few more countries in Asia and Africa. Company today unveiled Obi WorldPhone SF1 and SJ1.5 smartphone for the emerging markets with better internals.
The Obi WorldPhone SF1 is equipped with 5 inch JDI In-Cell IPS floating glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection with oleophobic coating and powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Octa core processor with Adreno 405 GPU.
The phone will be available in two different variants – 2 GB with 16 GB internal storage and 3 GB with 32 GB internal storage, both have micro SD card slot supporting storage expansion up to 64 GB.
Obi WorldPhone SF1 Specs
|Display: 5-inch 1920 x 1080 touchscreen JDI IPS floating glass display|
|SoC:1.3 GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor|
|GPU: Adreno 405|
|Software: Android 5.0.2 Lollipop OS|
|Dual SIM: Yes|
|Main Camera: 13 MP rear camera with LED Flash|
|Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera|
|Storage: 16GB/32GB Internal + Micro SD card slot support up to 64 GB|
|Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi tether, Wi-Fi|
|Battery: 3000 mAh Li-ion battery|
|aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack|
What We Liked
- Impressive display
- Good performance is expected
Brand name isn’t that popular
Obi WorldPhone SF1 is priced at $199 for the 2 GB version and the 3GB model with 32 Gb internal storage is costing $249. It will go on for sale in India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Pakistan, Turkey, Nigeria in October.
Via: Obi Worldphone