Xolo smartphones with cases made from sturdy plastic are a rare sight. However, with the A510s, Xolo is trying to change customers' perceptions.
Priced at Rs. 7,499, the Xolo A510s is now listed on the company's website. There's still no word on exactly when users can expect the device to be made available on sale.
Domestic vendor Xolo has officially announced a brand new smartphone, dubbed the A510s. The device seems to be the original successor to the Xolo A500s, which was launched back in 2013.
The specs are far from perfect but that's not the highlight of the phone. What's great about the Xolo A510s is its build quality. The rear back of the device appears to have metallic body finish.
Xolo A510s- Highlighted Specifications
Talking about the specifications, the Xolo A510s is a low-end handset. It sports a 4-inch IPS display having a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels.
Under the hood, there is a 1.3GHz dual-core processor, backed by Mali-400 MP GPU and 1GB of RAM and 4GB of internal memory, which can be further expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card slot. The phone runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean out of the box.
On the imaging front, the device features a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera with a single LED Flash. Also, add a 0.3-megapixel front-facing shooter.
The makers have added a 1400mAh battery fitted inside, which according to Xolo can deliver up to 13 hours of talktime and 424 hours of standby time on 2G network.
Other connectivity options include: 3G, EDGE, 2G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, FM Radio and GPS.
Xolo A510s vs. the Competition
Finally, the Xolo A510s has arrived in the form of a 4-inch display and a dual-core processor under the hood. The phone has been priced just right. But at the same time, the Spice Smart Flo Mettle 5X is also worth checking out.
The Spice Smart Flo Mettle 5X is made out of plastic, but its rear back panel is made using metal. On the specs front, it features a 5-inch display, 1.3GHz dual-core processor, 512MB of RAM, Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, 4GB of on-board storage, a microSD card slot, 8MP rear-facing camera, 1.3MP front-facing camera, 1,800mAh battery, Wi-Fi, 2G, FM Radio and lastly a dual-SIM support. The device is priced at Rs. 6,499