Xolo is prepping up to release it's new smartphone in the Q Core series - Xolo Q1000. The handset has been spotted on Flipkart with the status message saying coming soon. At the same time the handset has also been listed on other e-commerce site Maniac Store as available at a price of Rs 13,999.
The year 2013 has been busy year for the company, as it has been releasing a no of phones this year. Earlier this month, news of a upcoming gaming smartphone dubbed as XOLO Play T1000 came into the light and now of course the new inclusion to the Q series.
As for the specifications, the smartphone comes with a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display at 295 PPI with scratch resistant Dragon Trail Glass, 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, PowerVR SGX544 GPU, 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, BSI sensor, 1.2MP front camera, 1GB RAM, 4GB internal memory, 32GB expandable memory via MicroSD and 2100 mAh battery. Xolo Q1000 will run on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and will come with connectivity features including 3G, HSUPA, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Dual SIM (GSM + GSM). There is no word on the pricing or the exact release date of the device.
The device is basically the 5 inch version of the Xolo Q800. For quick reference, let's have a look at the specifications of the older device. Xolo Q800 will comes with a 4.5-inch IPS capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, PowerVR SGX544 GPU, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, 8MP rear camera with LED flash and BSI sensor, 1.2MP front camera for video calling, 1GB RAM, 4GB internal memory, 32GB expandable memory with a micro SD card slot, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and a 2,100 mAh battery. The smartphone is priced at Rs 11550.
As you can see, Xolo Q1000 comes with a 5-inch 1280 x 720 p HD display, while the Xolo Q800 comes with a 4.5 inch 960 x 540 p display. Apart from this difference, the two phones are more or less the same.