Xolo Win Q900s Windows Phone 8.1 announced: Specs Review and Features

By | July 1, 2014

Xolo is all set to release its first ever Windows smartphone dubbed as Q900s. Early last month Xolo also launched a windows tablet called the Xolo Win for the Indian market. If you guys remember Microsoft announced Xolo as one of its Hardware partner for Windows Phone 8.1 early this year at Mobile World Congress. The device has been officially priced at Rs 11,999, however it is up for pre order on e-commerce portal Snapdeal for 9,999 and would start shipping from second week of July.

Xolo has claimed that Win Q900s is slimmer and lighter than even iPhone 5s and weights only 100 grams. Its main competitor is none other then Micromax Canvas Win W121 which was launched couple of days ago at an aggressive price point of Rs. 9,499. Xolo scores a brownie points when it comes to the matter of looks as it is slimmer and lighter as well.

Xolo Win Q900s launched

Xolo Win Q900s launched

Now let us see what Win Q900s has on offer as far as specifications are concerned.  Xolo Win Q900s sports a 4.7 inch HD display (1280×720 pixel resolution) and delivers a pixel density of 312 ppi which is good enough. It is powered by a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 CPU clocked at 1.2 GHz coupled with Adreno 302 GPU and 1 GB of RAM. Xolo Win Q900s has an internal storage of 8 GB which can be further increased by use of a microSD card.

The smartphone also flaunts an 8 megapixel camera with LED flash and a 2 megapixel camera at the front for video calls. It also packs a 1,800 mAh Li polymer battery which is rated to deliver a talk time of up to 14 hours on 3G networks and up to 23 hours on 2G networks. Connectivity options include dual SIM card slots, Bluetooth, WiFi and 3G support.

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Now let us compare Xolo Win Q900s with its main competitor Micromax Canvas Win W121.


Xolo Win Q900s

Micromax Canvas Win W121


4.7-inch 720p 5-inch 720p


1.2GHz Snapdragon 200 quad-core 1.2GHz Snapdragon 200 quad-core




8GB expandable 8GB expandable

Cameras (Rear/Front)

8-megapixel/2-megapixel 8-megapixel/2-megapixel


1,800mAh 1,800mAh

Operating System

Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone 8.1


Rs 11,999 Rs 9,500

Pixel Density

312 ppi 233 ppi