PHICOMM Passion 660 has been launched in India today, as expected at an event in Delhi. It is priced at Rs 10,999 and will be sold exclusively on Amazon India. Lets have a look at the specifications.
PHICOMM Passion 660 Specifications
The PHICOMM Passion 660 features a 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It has a unibody premium magnesium alloy build and is powered by a 1.5 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (MSM8939) 64-bit processor along with Adreno 405 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 64 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 4.4.4 KitKat out of the box with Expect OS 5.0 (custom skin) on top of it. The smartphone comes with built-in pedometer and step-counter which works very well and does not require GPS and Network and has 166 times power saving capability as compared to a software, according to the company.
It is equipped with a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Sony IMX214 sensor and f/2.0 aperture. On the front, there is a 5 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. The smartphone weighs 110 grams and is 7.4 mm thick. It supports Hybrid Dual SIM (second nano SIM can also be used as microSD slot).
On the connectivity front, the Passion 660 has 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. It comes with a number of sensors such as G-sensor, L-sensor, P-sensor, E-compass, Barometer, Step-counter sensor, Gesture sensor. It packs in a 2,300 mAh battery under the hood.
The PHICOMM Passion 660 is available in Black and White colour variants and has been priced at Rs 10,999. It will be exclusively sold on Amazon India from June 9. Stay tuned for our hands on and first impressions.
Commenting on the launch, Zheng Min – CEO of Phicomm said,
“PHICOMM Passion 660 is an innovative smartphone which reflects the distinctive needs of the Indian consumers. Indian smartphone market is constantly evolving and consumers here are looking for unique smartphones with advanced features and high standards to gain the maximum experience. Our strong in-house research and development team have helped in customizing the smartphone especially for the Indian consumers.”
On this occasion, Samir Kumar, Director, Category Management, Amazon India said,
“We are delighted to be the partner of choice for PHICOMM and offer our customers the opportunity to be the first to purchase PHICOMM’s flagship smartphone Passion 660 and other products going forward. We see this as a great opportunity to offer customers across India the ease, convenience & joy of shopping for a product of their choice.”