ZOPO has launched the company’s latest flagship smartphone – ZOPO Speed 8 in India at a price tag of Rs. 29,999. It comes in Black & Silver colour and it is available on online & offline retailers. Originally, it was announced at Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona and it is the first smartphone which comes with Deca-Core MediaTek Helio X20 processor. At this price point, the ZOPO Speed 8 will compete with OnePlus 3 which is priced at Rs 27,999, LeEco Le Max2 which is priced at 29,999 and Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) which is priced at Rs 29,900.
Commenting on the launch, Kevin Xu, Founder Zopo brand, said:
The smartphone market in India is going through a cut-throat competition of sorts and relevance and technology innovation dictates what is here to stay. There is no place for ‘me toos’ in the market. Keeping today’s smart, discerning and technology savvy millennial in mind, we design our smartphones and make sure they are at par with contemporary trends and at the same time, they are futuristic as well. India is a strategic market for us and we are in India, for India. With this overriding commitment at our core, we launched the sophisticated Zopo Speed 8 here.
On the specifications front, it features 5.5-inch Full HD IPS display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080p and it is powered by Deca-Core MediaTek Helio X20 processor which is paired with 700MHz Mali-T880 MP4 GPU & 4GB of RAM. It runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system and it has 32GB in-built memory.
On the imaging front, it features 21-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX230 sensor, PDAF for fast focus, in just 0.2 seconds and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera that also comes with LED flash.
It has dual-SIM support and connectivity features like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, USB Type-C, NFC, USB OTG.
It packs 3600mAh battery with fast charging.