Indian smartphone market is witnessing a spurt of affordable Kitkat smartphones since the launch on Motorola Moto E last month. Moto E has set the benchmark for entry level smartphones with many devices launched recently just to counter it, for ex. Micromax Unite 2, Lava Iris X1 etc. The latest to enter the affordable Kitkat smartphone bandwagon is Xolo Q600s. The last member of Xolo Q series, the Xolo Q1000 Opus was released late last year and it left a bad aftertaste to its owners. Xolo Q600s can best be described as the latest member of “Moto E Killer club!
This device sports a 4.5 inch quarter HD or qHD IPS display with a resolution of 960×540 pixels. To enhance the touch sensitivity and reduce thickness Xolo Q600s boasts of OGS (One Glass Solution) and full lamination. Xolo Q600s is powered by a Broadcom quad-core processor clocked a 1.2 GHz coupled with 1 GB of RAM.
Following the Moto E’s cue, Xolo Q600s also sports a 5 MP camera at the back side and a VGA camera functions as a front facing camera. It has 4 GB of on board storage which can be expanded up to 64 GB using a microSD card. It is a dual SIM smartphone (GSM+GSM) and support connectivity options like 3G, Bluetooth and GPS etc. A 2,000 mAh battery is responsible for powering this device and promises to deliver up to 11 hours of talk time and a standby time of up to 400 hours.
Xolo Q600s runs on latest Android 4.4.2 Kitkat and is currently available in two colors black and white. This device look slim at 7.9 mm thanks to OGS. Xolo represents partnership between Lava and Intel and it has good retail presence across India.
Xolo Q600s Price:
Xolo has officially priced this device for INR. 8,499 but e-commerce website Snapdeal has listed it for INR. 7,499 and the price may go up as well.
Xolo Q600s Key Specs/features:
- Display: 4.5 inch qHD OGS IPS
- CPU: 1.2 GHz Broadcom quad-core CPU
- RAM: 1 GB RAM
- ROM: 4 GB Internal Memory
- External Memory: microSD up to 64GB
- Camera: 5 MP AF Rear BSI 2 + VGA Front
- Battery Capacity: 2000 mAh
- OS: Android v4.4.2 KitKat
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient Light sensor
- GPS & GLONASS support