Chinese startup Smartisan has just launched the U1 (JianGuo) Cellphone. The device comes in range of color options of Red, Yellow, orange, Green, Cyan, Purple and Blue.
It is priced at 899 Yuan (US$ 140 / Rs. 9,200) for the 16GB variant and 999 Yuan (US$ 160 / Rs. 10,500) for the 32GB model. This is the second phone from the company and is expected to be available in China from September 1, 2015.
Smartisan U1 (JianGuo) Specifications
The phone has dimensions of 152.9 x 76.9 x 9.0 mm and weighs approximately 155 Grams. It is powered by a 1.5GHz Quad Core Cortex-A53 + 1GHz Quad Core Cortex-A53 Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 64-Bit MSM8939 Processor coupled with Adreno 405 GPU clocked at 550MHz.
The Smartisan U1 (JianGuo) specs include a 5.5-Inch Display that has 1920 x 1080 Pixels Resolution at 403ppi pixel density. The screen also has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Protection for added security. There is 2GB RAM and 16GB / 32GB storage options both non expandable.
The cellphone is 4G-LTE capable (Band 1/3/7) and sports Dual Micro SIM slots inside. It runs on a customized Smartisan OS UI that includes unique functions like app sorting, business card scanner, Disc scratching in music app etc.
The Smartisan U1 features a 5MP selfie snapper with F/2.2 Aperture and 25mm Lens along with 13MP main camera on the back with F/2.2 Aperture, 28mm Lens, LED Flash and Auto Focus capabilities. The battery inside is of 2900 mAh capacity and is non removable.
Connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS, NFC, 3.5mm Audio jack etc. are also present.