Xolo has finally joined the Windows Phone bandwagon and launched its first smartphone, the Win Q900s. The Windows Phone 8.1-based Xolo Win Q900s is now listed at the company’s online store with an MRP of Rs. 11,999, while the smartphone is now up for pre-order on Snapdeal at a discounted price of Rs. 9,999. The e-commerce website notes the release date of Win Q900s as second week of July.
As of now, there is no word whether Xolo Win Q900s will be officially available at Rs. 9,999 or the company is offering an introductory offer for consumers. The official listing of the Win Q900s clearly notes that the smartphone will be available in limited (5,000 units) stock at the online retailer.
Xolo claims that the Win Q900s smartphone, with a weight of 100 grams, is the lightest Windows Phone smartphone available. The Xolo Win Q900s is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) device and the first smartphone in the company’s line-up to run Windows Phone 8.1 The new Win Q900s will joins the recent unveiled budget Windows Phone 8.1 smartphones from Micromax, the Canvas Win W092 and Canvas Win W121, priced at Rs. 6,500 and Rs. 9,500 respectively.
It features a 4.7-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display with One Glass Solution (OGS) and Dragon Trail Glass. The Xolo Win Q900s is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 (MSM 8212) alongside 1GB of RAM and Adreno 302 GPU.
The Xolo Win Q900s sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with PureCel sensor and LED flash, while it also houses a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. The smartphone includes 8GB of inbuilt storage which is further expandable up to 32GB via microSD card.
The smartphone is currently available in Black colour variants only. The smartphone measures 135x67x7mm. The Win Q900s packs an 1800mAh battery which is rated to deliver up to 14 hours of talk time and up to 246 hours of standby time on 3G network. The smartphone comes with GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and Micro-USB connectivity options.