Zopo has launched the world’s first blazing fast deca-core smartphone – Speed 8 – at a event in New Delhi, India. A perfect amalgamation of looks, speed, performance and functionality, the brand new Zopo Speed 8 is armed with a 4 GB RAM, 32 GB Storage and a host of niche and rich features.
Zopo Speed 8 is powered by Helio X20 64-bit Deca-core CPU and has a 4 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage. It features a brushed metal looking, curved body which comes with a finger print scanner. The phone features a 5.5 inch 1080P full HD IPS Symmetrical display and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The primary camera is 21.0 mega-pixels and the secondary camera is 8.0 mega-pixel with dual LED flash and front flash. It also packs a reversible Type C USB and a Sony IMX230 top-of-the-line camera sensor. Supporting all these premium features is a powerful fast charging 3600mAh battery which ensures a really long lasting talk time.
Zopo Speed 8 smartphone technical details
- Display: 5.5 inch full HD (1920×1080)GFF, Full Lamination Technical
- Dimension: 152.5mm x 76.35mm x 9.8mm
- Weight: 164 gram
- Processor: MediaTek Helio X20 (MT6797) Deca-core ARM Cortex-A53 64-bit, GPU: ARM Mali-T880 MP4 700MHz
- Memory: 4GB RAM, 32GB internal storage
- Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Primary Camera: 21 MP with Sony IMX230 sensor
- Front Camera: 8 MP with dual LED flash and front flash
- SIM: Dual Nano-SIM
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G WCDMA, 2G GSM, Wi-Fi: 802.11ac/a/b/g/n, Bluetooth: 4.1
- Battery: 3600mAh Li-polymer battery
Apart from being the world’s first deca-core CPU processor, Speed 8 comes stacked with 1/2.45 CMOS image sensor in the camera making pictures look clear and refined. Additionally, the sensor also includes PDAF technology, which, in practice means you’ll be able to take phenomenal pictures with a super-fast focus that triggers itself in just 2/10th of a second. The built in NFC technology in the device enables it to double up as a digital wallet for monetary transactions and many other such operations.
Announcing the launch at a press conference, Kevin Xu, Founder Zopo brand, commented, “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. 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.”
Availability and Pricing
Zopo Speed 8 smartphone is attractively priced at Rs. 29,999 (around $445) in India. The phone will be available in black and white color options. The high-end Zopo Speed 8 will be available both online and offline channels. The device will be available in the market today onwards.