Obi Worldphone SJ1.5 and SF1 is among one of the most affordable Android Smartphone at this time of publishing this post. And with the arrival of exclusive designs, specifications and the price, the phones are really promisingly.
If you can recall, Obi is not owned by a Nigerian man but it was co-founded by former Apple and Pepsi CEO John Sculley, who just announced the launch of its operations in the Indian market.
You can recognize Obi Worldphones from across the room. Quality materials, carefully applied splashes of color and extra sharp finishes show off your smart choice. Lets get straight with the specifications and price in Nigeria.
Obi Worldphone SJ1.5 Smartphone
With a crisp, squared-off top and a curved bottom that gives it a distinctive look and feel, SJ1.5 is modern fun that never grows old.
Obi Worldphone SJ1.5 has a vivid curved glass display, built flush with the body for a comfortable feel. The brilliant 5″ high-definition screen is made for multimedia.
Enjoy video, images and games in excellent clarity everywhere you go protected by scratch-resistant Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3.
It comes with a 5″ High-Definition(1280 x 720 pixels) IPS. In-plane switching -accurate color at any angle. Meanwhile, for the camera aspect, it arrives with a 8MP camera with LED flash which is an OmniVision sensor delivers best-in-class pixel performance while using less power.
For crystal clear video chat and better Selfies, the Obi Worldphone SJ1.5 promotes a 5MP front-facing camera.
Despite the higher number, this is the more affordable of the two. The Obi Worldphone SJ1.5 is priced at $130 and also comes with a 3G (both card slots are microSIMs). That’s backed by Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS.
It also packs a MediaTek chipset with a quad-core processor and 1GB of RAM. It runs a version of Android though, v5.1. And a 16 GB inbuilt with microSD slot.
The Obi Worldphone SJ1.5 (San Jose) features a Magnesium-Titanium alloy chassis covered in polycarbonate. The whole thing measures 146 x 73 x 8mm and weighs 131g. Like the SF1 it has a 3,000mAh battery.
Obi Worldphone SF1 Smartphone
The Obi Worldphone SF1 packs a lot of amazing specifications which includes; 5″ IPS screen with 1080p resolution and yes it has Gorilla Glass 4, runs Android 5.0.2 customized with the Obi Lifespeed user interface.
It also packs 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage for the $200 version, for $250 you can have 3GB RAM and 32GB storage (both have microSD slots). The software is powered by a Snapdragon 615 chipset.
The Obi Worldphone SF1 comes with a 4G LTE connectivity (it takes one micro and one nanoSIM), along with dual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n (2×2), Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS.
The SF1 puts professional-level photography in your hands. A 13MP rear-facing camera and Sony Exmor RS™ sensor makes this a camera that means business, and delivers with clear, rich and dynamic images.
With a 5MP camera and flash, front-facing photos always look sharp. Video chats and conferences also come through clearly. It’s the next best thing to being there.
Powerful Dolby Audio™ optimizes sound to pour out of the SF1 speakers with cinema-style sound. You’ll hear music, movies and other media in outstanding fidelity, rich base and dynamic range.
The unibody features metallic accents and measures 146 x 74 x 8mm and weighs 147g, it has a generous 3,000mAh battery. By the way, SF stands for San Francisco.
It is really incredible. We are expecting more Android Smartphone from Obi in 2017 as they seems to be over ready for Africa and Nigeria especially. To be sincere, i am a fan of theirs.