Xolo just launched Omega series smartphones that runs their HIVE user interface. Xolo Omega 5.5 is one among the two phones that are launched today under this series. Other phone is Xolo Omega 5.0. While most of the specifications are common in both phones, Omega 5.5 features a 5.5 inch wide bigger display, larger battery and higher resolution camera units compared to Omega 5.0. Omega 5.5 has a launch price of Rs. 9,999.
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The specifications of this phone clearly overlaps with the recently launched Xiaomi Redmi Note. The timing of the launch is perfect and Omega 5.5 has its advantage on being readily available unlike its competition, which is very difficult to get hands on. This phone qualifies as an alternative to the Chinese best seller in the town.
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Let me introduce you to the specifications of this latest Xolo smartphone edition. Xolo Omega 5.5, as I mentioned above, features a 5.5 inch HD display that offers 1280 x 720p HD resolution. The display offers 16M colors and ~267 ppi pixel density. The overall dimension ranges 155.5 x 76.6 x 10.6 mm.
Xolo Omega 5.5 is powered by a 1.4 GHz Octa core processor paired with Mali 450 MP4 GPU. MediaTek MT6592M is the chipset used in this device. There is 8 GB of expandable internal storage memory.
It is a dual SIM phone and supports 2G and 3G network bands. Other connectivity features includes WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS and microUSB v2.0. Xolo Hive UI built around Android 4.4 Kitkat runs in this phone. The 2600 mAh battery offers standby of up to 780 hours and talk time of up to 31 hours on 2G networks.
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Omega 5.5 comes with a 13 MP Exmor IMX 214 rear camera unit and a 2 MP front camera. Rear camera records Full HD videos, and it comes with LED flash. Scene detection & tuning, High Dynamic Range (HDR), Low Light enhancement, Face recognition (For focusing as well as in gallery), Panorama capture, Geo tagging, Face beautification, Smile detection, Gesture detection, Voice capture, Object tracking & Live filters and “V” capture are the other camera features.
- 5.5 inch IPS HD display
- 1280 x 720p resolution, 16 M colors and ~267 ppi pixel density
- 1.4 GHz Octa Core CPU
- Mali 450 MP4 @ 600 MHz
- MediaTek MT6592M chipset
- 1 GB of RAM
- 8 GB of internal storage
- microSD cards up to 32 GB
- 2G, 3G network band support
- 2600 mAh battery
- 155.5 x 76.6 x 10.6 mm dimensions
- 13 MP front camera
- 2 MP rear camera
- Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Proximity sensor
- Dual SIM
- Android 4.4 Kitkat, HIVE UI