ZOPO, the Chinese phone maker has officially launched its 4G-enabled Speed phablet inside India and ventured into the market with one of its premium handsets. Details on what exactly it brings with it can be checked right after this jump.
The China-based ZOPO Mobiles handset debuts with a Dual SIM and supports LTE connectivity, which evidently has a double tap to wake the mobile phone and gesture sensing technology that eventually lets user draw different letters on the screen to open a variety of apps or just wave your hands to view the next and previous pictures inside the gallery.
Specifications-wise, the ZOPO Speed 7 packs a 5-inch Full HD (1920 ×1080 pixels) display, plus it is powered by a 1.5GHz Octa-Core 64-bit MediaTek (MT6753) processor paired with Mali-T720 GPU and 3GB of RAM. It also comes with a microSD card slot (up to 64GB) that is capable of increasing the 32GB ROM on the phone. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box, that carries a 13.2MP rear camera with LED flash, F/2.2 aperture and 5P lens and has a Selfie shooter of 5MP front-facing cam. Connectivity options include 3G HSPA+, WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS with 2500mAh battery package onboard.
Here’s what Kevin Xu, CEO, ZOPO Mobile at launch said:
ZOPO has been building a steady and reliable reputation as one of the best Chinese phone producers in the last few years. The goal has always been clear in the path towards globalization; to expand our market reach. India is a logical and imperative step in this journey to success. Chinese smartphone brands have been enjoying a 97% YOY share of the market (second quarter CY 2015) and we wish to tap this ripe consumer base with the best of our products. We have been continuously working towards the expansion of our global footprint and ZOPO is actively pursuing its goal to enter and leave a mark in the extremely enticing Indian market.
The ZOPO Speed 7 (Black and White) will be available to buy exclusively on Snapdeal starting from the first week of September. ZOPO has also partnered with ADCOM, which has over 200 service centers across India.