Xolo teases launch of 'fastest smartphone ever'; Intel's Clover Trail+ expected to make an appearance

Xolo is expected to release another smartphone on March 14. The company is teasing this smartphone as "Mission X" on its website and Facebook page along with a countdown. The company is dubbing this device as the 'fastest smartphone ever'.

As this is a 'X-Series' smartphone it will come with an Intel processor. As per speculations it is likely that this smartphone will come with Intel's Clover Trail+ platform based dual-core Atom processor. This is the same processor that Intel had showcased at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2013. The other details regarding this smartphone are sketchy at the moment.

Xolo is currently offering two smartphones under its X series -Xolo X900 and Xolo X500. It is noteworthy, that Xolo X900 (Review | Pictures) was the first smartphone to come with an Intel processor in April 2012. Xolo X500 (Review | Pictures) on the other hand was launched in January 2013 and comes with Intel's new Lexington chips that clocks 1.2GHz. This smartphone comes with 3.5-inch display with a resolution of 480X320 and is available for Rs. 8,999.

MissionX.jpgApart from the X-Series, Xolo is also offering smartphone under the A-Series and Q-Series. The A-Series comprises of A500, A700, A800 and A1000 (Review I Pictures) and these smartphones have a dual-core Mediatek MT6577 processor on-board. Xolo had recently launched its first Q-Series smartphone, Q800, which is a quad-core smartphone.

The other features of Xolo Q800 are 4.5-inch qHD IPS display, 1GB RAM and 4GB of internal storage, which can be expanded by up to 32GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean). There is an 8-megapixel autofocus rear snapper with LED flash, a 1.2-megapixel front camera. The smartphone carries a retail tag of Rs. 12,499 and will be competing head on with Micromax Canvas HD.

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