Obi Worldphone which announced its first two smartphones globally in August this year has launched its first smartphone, Obi Worldphone SF1 in India. The smartphone is now available exclusive via Gadgets 360, starting from Rs. 11,999.
The Obi Worldphone SF1 comes with 5 inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS display with a pixel density of 443 ppi, and Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It is powered by 1.5 GHz 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (MSM8939) octa-core chipset, coupled with an Adreno 405 GPU. The smartphone is available in two variants: 2 GB RAM with 16 GB inbuilt storage, and 3 GB RAM with 32 GB inbuilt storage. It runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop with the Obi Lifespeed UI on top of it.
The Obi Worldphone SF1 sports a 13 megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, Sony Exmor IMX214 sensor, and f/2.0 aperture. It also has 5 megapixel front camera with LED flash. The smartphone gets its juice from 3000 mAh battery. It measures 146 x 74 x 8 mm and weighs 147 grams.
The Obi Worldphone SF1 with 16 GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 11,999, while 32 GB Storage variant comes with a price tag of Rs. 13,999.
Commenting on the launch, John Sculley, co-founder Obi Worldphone and former head of Apple, said, “Smartphones have emerged as one of the world’s greatest cultural tools for communication, entertainment and connection. Globally, for many people, the smartphone serves as a highly personal device that lifts up their lives. Obi has taken the best of Silicon Valley – creating a new standard for design, craftsmanship and performance, the SF1 seamlessly blends premium materials with the state-of-the-art technology to offer consumers an unmatched mobile experience at attractive prices. Our efficient cost structure and broad distribution combine to present a compelling value proposition that helps our customers achieve their aspirations.”