Xolo Q800 X-Edition, A500s IPS make their way into the budget mobile market of India

The Xolo Q800 has a successor in the form of this X-Edition phone that has gone up for sale through Flipkart a few days after it was spotted on the official website. The A500s IPS has been introduced as well and it is currently available for a price of just over Rs 7,000 though some of the leading online retailers.

Specification-wise, the Xolo gadget is pretty similar to the original handset and measures 135.5 x 67 x 9.6 millimeters just like the latter. You will also find a 4.5-inch qHD display on the new phone and it has a pixel density of 245ppi. And as it is deployed with the IPS technology, you can look forward to a wide viewing angle.

Xolo Q800 X-Edition

It retains a lot of other things and that includes the MediaTek MT6589 Cortex A7 processor with four cores that clocks in a speed of 1.2GHz. The new gadget is powered by the Android Jelly Bean 4.1 OS and tags along 1GB of RAM, 4GB of memory expandable up to 32GB and a PowerVR SGX544 GPU. Additionally, the dual SIM phone plays host to an 8MP primary camera and a 1MP webcam and is fueled by a 2100mAh battery.

The Xolo Q800 X-Edition has been priced at Rs 12,000 at Flipkart, while the A500s IPS which is pegged at Rs 7,249, is up for grabs through Flipkart and Snapdeal for Rs 7,099 and Rs 7,056, respectively.

Xolo A500s IPS

Key specifications of the A500s IPS:

– 4-inch WVGA IPS touchscreen
– 1.3GHz dual core MT6572W processor
– Android Jelly Bean 4.2
– Mali-400 MP GPU
– 5MP camera, VGA webcam
– 512MB of RAM, 4GB onboard memory