Xolo has announced a price cut of its recently-introduced budget smartphone, the Era 2K. The successor to Era 2, Era 2X will now be available at Rs6, 222 for 2GB and Rs 6,777 for 3GB variant and will be available exclusively on Flipkart.
To recall, the smartphone was launched in January this year and was priced at Rs 6,666 for 2GB variant, while the 3GB variant was priced at Rs 7,499. The smartphone is available in two colour options which include Black Gunmetal and Latte Gold. The smartphone can be considered as an underdog and you will find better options like Xiaomi Redmi 4A, Redmi 3s, Lenovo K5 Plus, Motorola Moto E Power and Coolpad Mega 2.5D which gives better performance at similar price point.
Talking about key specifications, the Xolo Era 2X features a 5-inch HD OnCell display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution and comes equipped with a 1.25GHz quad-core MediaTeK MT6737 processor along with 2GB/3GB of RAM, Mali-T720MP1 GPU. The smartphone has 16GB of internal storage and an expandable storage slot for up to a 32GB micro SD card. The smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.
The Era 2X gets its power from a 2500 mAh removable Li-Po battery, which claims to offer 14 days of standby time. On the camera front, the smartphone sports an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, LED Flash and a 5-megapixel camera on in its front for selfies and video calling.
The smartphone comes with various features that include, Tap to unlock the phone in 0.5 sec, Tap to Secure, Tap to capture, Tap to talk and all this will be done with the help of multi-purpose fingerprint scanner, which will be placed on its back panel. Besides, the smartphone offers Dual SIM, 4G with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS, and a micro USB port.