Bangalore based technology startup, CREO, launched its first smartphone named the Creo mark 1 in April this year at Rs. 19,999. Being an Indian company, Creo is offering its Mark 1 at 70% of the price, on the ocassion of the 70th Independence day of the country. After a 30% discount, the phone is now available at Rs. 13,999 for a limited period from 8th August to 15th August. Let us revise the specs of the CREO Mark 1.
Creo Mark 1 has a tough metallic body with Gorilla Glass 3 on front and back. It has a 5.5 inches IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels (Quad HD) and pixel density of 534 ppi. It is powered by a 1.95 GHz Octa-Core processor with Mediatek Helio X10 chipset and PowerVR G6200 GPU. It has 3 GB RAM and 32 GB of internal storage which is expandable upto 128 GB with a microSD card through a dedicated slot. Operating system is Fuel OS that is based on Android 5.1 Lollipop, which receives OTA updates every month.
Talking about the camera, it is equipped with a 21 MP primary camera with Dual tone LED flash, IMX230 sensor, PDAF and f/2.0 aperture. It supports 4K Video Recording @30FPS and slow motion video recording in Full HD. On the front it has a 8 MP shooter with 86 degrees of Field of View, Full HD video recording and F2.0 aperture.
Connectivity options include WIFI 802.11 n/ac/b/g, Bluetooth4.0, GPS, GSM(2G), WCDMA(3G), TD-LTE(4G) Band 40 (2300MHz), FDD-LTE(4G) Band 3 (1800MHz), Band 8 (900MHz) and USB2.0. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, Light sensor, proximity sensor, Indicator light, Gyroscope, Ecompass, FM receiver and OTG.
This dual SIM smartphone is backed by a 3100 mAh battery that supports fast charging. It weighs around 190 grams and its dimensions are 155.4 x 76.1 x 8.7 mm. As mentioned earlier the phone is available at Rs. 13,999 for a limited from 8th August to 15th August. You can but this phone from the company’s site, it is available in black color only.
|Key Specs||CREO Mark 1|
|Display||5.5 inches IPS|
|Screen Resolution||QHD (2560 x 1440)|
|Operating System||Android Lollipop 5.1|
|Processor||1.95 GHz Octa-Core
|Chipset||Mediatek Helio X10|
|Memory||3 GB RAM|
|Inbuilt Storage||32 GB|
|Storage Upgrade||Yes, upto 128 GB via microSD|
|Primary Camera||21 MP with LED flash|
|Secondary Camera||8 MP|
|SIM card type||Dual SIM|