Now that Nexus 6 is not only the first smartphone available to buy with Lollipop OS out of the box, as Chinese manufacturer’s Elephone is also producing a device running vanilla Android 5.0 running on it.
Before we talk about the Elephone P6000, which it named, we have to talk about the other major smartphone vendors dropped their gadgets into India. Xiaomi has already placed a variety of handsets such as Xiaomi Mi3, Redmi 1s and recently the Redmi Note 3G, and this month planning to offer Redmi Note 4G in India as well. Vivo will be next to grab the Indian smartphone market share with its new Vivo X5 Max with a 4.75mm thin body, which beats the already thinner Oppe R5 smartphone in the world (also ready to make its debut this month).
The handset in question is named Elephone P6000, according to the official website. Available starting December 27 for a price tag of $170 approximately. Elephone is now among one of the first OEM builds to launch with Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Specifications of the handset goes with a a 5-inch HD 1280 x 720 pixels display screen, with 1.5 GHz MediaTek MT6732 SoC, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of expandable storage, a 13-megapixel camera on the back and a 2,700 mAh battery inside. It also supports 4G LTE connectivity.
As the price of Elephone P6000 suggests, the device does not offer premium hardware which it is peculiar offering so to be sure to check it out for a budget taste of Android Lollipop.