Cherry Mobile eyes to top PHP 7,000 market segment in Philippines with the launch of Flare X smartphone.
Among the crowd-favorite choice, Cherry Mobile Flare X has a decent hardware setup without any surprises or miss-outs.
Going through the specifications, the Cherry Mobile Flare X comes with not huge but a good enough to be a phablet 5.5 inch display with LTPS in-plane switching OGS panel providing full HD resolution at 400 PPI pixel density.
It runs on Android 4.4 Kitkat which is a bit disappointment and has 16 GB internal memory with a micro SD card slot, 13 mega pixel rear with famous Sony IMX 214 BSI Sensor + 5 mega pixel front facing camera. The device includes NFC apart from basic smartphone functions and houses 3,000 mAh Li-ion battery.
Cherry Mobile Flare X
|Display: 5.5-inch 1920×1080 touchscreen IPS OGS display, 400 PPI|
|SoC:1.7 GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6752 processor|
|3 GB RAM|
|Software: Android 4.4 Kitkat OS|
|Dual SIM: Yes|
|Main Camera: 13 MP rear camera with LED Flash|
|Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera|
|Storage: 16 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot support up to 64 GB|
|Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA, Bluetooth, WiFi tether, WiFi|
|Battery: 3000 mAh Li-ion battery|
|aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack|
What We Liked
- Great display quality
- Good camera assembly
- Competitive pricing
- It would have been a different device with Android Lollipop
- Design isn’t that inspiring
Cherry Mobile Flare X is sold in Philippines market costing PHP 6999 [$155 equivalent].
Both Unbox.ph and Yugatech have reviewed this smartphone and brought the device to a conclusion that it can go toe-to-toe with any phone at PHP 6,999. If you have that budget in mind, keep an eye on Cherry Mobile Flare X phone. What do you think?