Xolo’s Opus 3 gains selfie attributes with a 5MP front camera, introduced in India at Rs 8499

Xolo has launched a new member in its Opus series, the Opus 3, which unlike its predecessors, is being touted as a selfie-focused smartphone. The handset is also said to deliver an exceptional multimedia experience for Rs 8499.

At the said amount, the Xolo Opus 3 is basically tagged the same as the Opus HD which was launched back in October. In fact, both smartphones have a lot in common since they run on Android 4.4 KitKat and offer dual SIM support with HSPA+ 21Mbps. The main difference is that the latter has a 1.2GHz Broadcom chip, while the former takes the MediaTek route with a 1.3GHz quad core processor.

Xolo Opus 3

The new release also has a 5MP front-facing camera for taking selfies and making video calls, but there’s no flash for better results in low-light conditions. Xolo notes that this snapper has an 88 degree wide angle lens. And on the rear, there’s an 8MP camera which supports 1080p FHD video recording.

Also read: Xolo announces price cuts for several of its Android phones

The Xolo handset comes with an HD IPS display of 5 inches and it’s powered by a 2500mAh battery. The power pack is capable of delivering up to 9 hours of 3G talk time or around 5 hours of video playback. For memory, there’s 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage and a microSD card slot.

Xolo Opus 3 specs at a glance:

– 5-inch 720p HD IPS display
– 1.3GHz quad core processor
– Android 4.4 KitKat
– 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, 32GB expandable
– Dual SIM support
– 5MP front camera, 8MP rear snapper
– 2500mAh battery

The Xolo Opus 3 is already available through authorized retail stores across India.

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