Comio has launched yet another budget smartphone in India — Comio X1, the watered-down variant of the Comio X1 Note that aims to take on the likes of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Oppo Realme 1. It will be available in three color options — Red Hot, Royal Black, and Sunrise Gold for Rs. 7,499 that roughly converts to $109.
The smartphone will be available for purchase through key retail stores across the country as well as online platforms such as Amazon India, Flipkart, Paytm, Shopclues, and Snapdeal. Further, the Reliance Jio subscribers buying the Comio X1 will get Rs. 2,200 cashback.
The company is also offering its native after-sales support that comprises one year and 100 days of warranty, one-time screen breakage warranty, 30-day replacement, and an upgrade offer that allows customers to get 40 percent discount in return of their less than a 12-month-old Comio device.
The Comio X1 features a 5.5-inch HD+ FullView IPS display with screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, it is powered by MediaTek MT6739 quad-core processor along with 2GB RAM.
It packs 16GB of internal storage and there’s also a microSD card slot, which enables users to further expand the phone’s storage capacity up to 128GB. Coming to the camera department, the smartphone comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and an 8-megapixel front-facing snapper with f/2.2 aperture and an LED flash.
According to the company, the camera offers AI solutions integrated with Portrait/ Bokeh mode, Smile Gesture, Face cute and Face-age photographing. The front-facing camera also has AI-powered facial recognition technology for Face Unlock feature.
Connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/ AGPS, FM radio, 3.5mm audio jack, USB, and OTG support. The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box and is powered by a 3,050mAh battery.