Vietnam based smartphone manufacturer Mobiistar today launched the Mobiistar X1 Dual smartphone in India along with four other smartphones incling C1 Lite, C1, C2 and E1 Selfie smartphone.
Mr Carl, Ngo co-founder of Mobiistar India and Global said this about the launches:
While we entered the country in May, we wanted to highlight our strong commitment towards the country by establishing ourselves more deeply into its ecosystem. 70% of India’s smartphone market is offline and even before coming into the country we knew we would eventually take our product portfolio offline. Our phones cater to the selfie driven Indian who is also cost conscious thus Mobiistar provides a meaningful user experience with affordability. We want to give our consumers a chance to shine and Enjoy More through our new range and provide them with excellent service quality assuring them end to end convenience. With our new range of selfie centric smartphones, we aim to be the part of top 5 smartphone brands in the affordable segment by the end of the year.
The Mobiistar X1 Dual is a budget offering and comes with a mirror finish unibody design. It contains a top and bottom bezel but has an edge-to-edge display. As for the specs, the Mobiistar X1 Dual features a 5.7 inch IPS 2.5D Full view display with a resolution of HD (1440 x 720 pixels) and an aspect ratio of 18:9. Under the hood, it is powered by a Quad-core MediaTek 6737H chipset clocked at 1.3 GHz. It is coupled with 3GB RAM and 128GB internal storage.
In the optics department, it features a single 13MP camera in the rear with features like Face beauty 7 level auto, Night mode, HDR, Panorama, Pro mode, PDAF. On the front it offers a dual camera setup of 13MP + 8MP configuration with wide 120 degree angle for group selfies and 7 Level Beauty mode. The company claims that the beauty filter is capable of capturing selfies that can “brighten and soften the skin, enlarge the eyes and enhance the v-line of the face.”
It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and is backed by a 3,000 mAh battery. Other features include Dual SIM, OTG support. There is a circular fingerprint sensor in the rear but it supports Face Unlock too. It comes with a price tag of Rs 10,500 in the offline market and available in Blue and Black colour options. The smartphone comes bundled with a back case, charger, earphone and a SIM ejector.
Mobiistar X1 Dual Specifications
- 5.7 inch IPS 2.5D Full view display
- Quad-core MediaTek 6737H chipset
- 3GB RAM
- 128GB internal storage
- 13MP rear
- 13MP + 8MP front
- Android 8.1 Oreo
- 3,000 mAh battery
As for the other smartphones Mobistarr C1 Lite is a entry level smartphone with a price of Rs 4,340. The C1 with 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM configuration costs Rs 5,400 while the C2 is a slight upgraded version that costs Rs 6,300. As for the E1 it has a single 13MP camera both on the front and rear that captures “exceptionally clear and bright images that are best in the segment” as claimed by the company.