Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Xiaomi Redmi 1S
The Xiaomi Redmi 1S features dual-SIM and run by a very powerful 1.6GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 SoC (MSM8228) with 1 GB RAM. It also has a single SIM 4G LTE version which runs on quad-core 1.6GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 CPU. The display for Xiaomi Redmi 1S is 4.7 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors 720 x 1280 pixels. The glass protection is made from AGC Dragontrail glass.
It has ample storage at 8 GB that is expandable using microSD, up to 32 GB. Connection features includes Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, microUSB v2.0, and Bluetooth. The main camera at the back is 8 MP with autofocus, LED flash while the front secondary camera is 1.6 MP, 720p@30fps.
The smartphone runs on Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean).
In India, the High Court halted the selling of Xiaomi because it run on the technology patented by Swedish technology company Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson however on Tuesday they allowed Xiaomi to import and sell Qualcomm chipset-based phones temporarily up to January 8. The company also announced that they will be having a flash sale on December 23 Tuesday for the budget Redmi 1S in India.