Xolo Era 1X with 5-inch HD display, Android 6.0, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 4999


Xolo has launched Era 1X, the company’s latest budget 4G smartphone in the Era series. It has a 5-inch HD display, is powered by a quad-core Spreadtrum processor, runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), has a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera that has dual LED flash. It has slow motion, time lapse, live photos and beauty mode.


It has dual SIM support and 4G LTE connectivity with support for VoLTE (Voice Over LTE).

Xolo Era 1X specifications

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display
  • 1.3GHz Quad-core Spreadtrum SC9832A processor
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) OS
  • Dual SIM
  • 8MP autofocus rear camera with LED Flash, 5P Largan Lens
  • 5MP front-facing camera with dual LED flash
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • Dimensions: 145.5x72x8.6mm
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 2500mAh battery

The Xolo era 1X comes in Black with Gunmetal and Gold with Brown colors, is priced at Rs. 4999 and will be available exclusively from Flipkart from September 15.

Commenting on the launch, Sunil Raina, Business Head, XOLO, said:

At XOLO, we always try to offer our customers the latest in technology & superlative smartphone experience.  Era 1X will provide a great 4G experience to customers along with the exciting Smart Camera features like Slow Motion, Live Photos etc. As part of our strategy we have completely moved our product portfolio to 4G smartphones and have stopped development on 3G technology. We are pleased to partner with Flipkart for this model, India’s leading Ecommerce platform.

Ajay Yadav, Vice President- Mobiles, Flipkart, said:

Flipkart is the leading retailer in smartphones and has always been in the forefront of the 4G wave, leading the 4G adoption with about 60% share of 4G/LTE devices sold in the country. Our partnership with 4G LTE compliant XOLO to launch another entrant of the ERA series Era 1X is a step forward in leading the next LTE wave for the country.” He added, “We are constantly working towards providing best in class and a wide portfolio of affordable smartphone technology to all our consumers and will continue doing so.

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