We all had detected that Xolo would be launching its Omega device via a Twitter event. Well, the company has pulled it off and has launched not one however 2 Omega smartphones. The devices in question are called referred to as Omega 5.0 and 5.5, priced at Rs 8,999 and Rs 9,999, severally.
Most of the devices being launched by Indian smartphone vendors these days have associate Octa-core devices, and also the Omega series by Xolo are not any exception. They pack in 1.4GHz MediaTek oct-core processor at the side of Mali-450MP4 graphics engine. There’s additionally 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage space, which can be expanded via microSD card by up to 32GB. Because the name suggests, the Omega 5.0 sports a 5-inch HD (720x1280p) IPS show, whereas the Omega 5.5 offers a 5.5-inch HD show.
Earlier within the year, Xolo had also launched its custom ROM within the variety of Hive UI with the Xolo 8X-1000 and these devices too run on the same. For camera, the Xolo Omega 5.0 comes with an 8MP rear camera with Sony Exmor R sensing element and 5 piece lens (with LED flash) and a 2MP front-facing camera. On the other hand, the Xolo Omega 5.5-inch packs in a 13MP camera with Sony Exmor RS sensing element and a 2MP front camera. On paper, the rear camera specifications for both these devices look interesting it may not have a larger connect with the selfie lovers.
On the connectivity, both the Omega smartphones from Xolo provide dual-SIM, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, 3G, and GPS. Finally keeping the Omega 5.0 juiced up is a 2100mAh battery and Omega 5.5 has a 2600mAh battery.
Overall at this price point, each these devices look good on paper. However, we would wish to add that the sub-Rs 10,000 market could be a crowded market with many interesting choices like Xiaomi Redmi Note 1S, Lumia 535, Moto E, and also the Asus ZenFone 5.