CREO has finally launched the Mark 1 smartphone just as it promised; the device comes with customized Fuel OS based on Android 5.1 Lollipop with some incredible features like Sense, Echo, and Retriever. The CREO Mark 1 is priced at Rs.19,999 and will be exclusively available via Flipkart and CREO website soon. You can engrave your name or any personal message on the side of the phone and this option is available for the orders placed via the CREO website. First, 3000 customers get free engraving.
Software Features: The Sense feature will offer quick access to anything in just two steps; the sense feature can be enabled from the gesture settings. The Echo is a built-in answering machine that automatically answers the calls when you don’t take the call, and the caller can send you voice messages that get stored on the phone. You can manually divert the calls to Echo by double tapping the power button or you can simply swipe up when you receive the call. Retrieve feature will send you an email if a new SIM is inserted in the phone along with the phone number. And to do this, it doesn’t require the internet.
CREO Mark 1 Specifications:
The CREO Mark 1 sports a 5.5-inches Quad HD (1440 x 2560 pixels) IPS display with 2.5D curved gorilla glass that comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Powered by MediaTek Helio X10 Soc clocked at 1.95GHz Octa-Core processor with PowerVR G6200 GPU coupled with 3GB of Ram and 32GB internal storage and a MicroSD card slot for memory expansion up to 128GB. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with company’s Fuel OS on top. The company is promising monthly updates.
Talking about the camera, there is a 21-megapixel Sony IMX230 rear sensor with Dual Tone LED flash, PhaseDetectionAutoFocus, f/2.0 aperture and it can record UHD 4K videos. On the front, there is an 8-megapixel camera with 86-degree wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture and it can record Full HD 1080p videos. Connectivity features include 4G LTE, dual-band WiFi 802.11ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS. A 3100mAh battery with fast charging support.
CREO announced that the first update will roll out by May 13th which will include features like new improved photo editor, customizable Echo feature, selfie screen flash, automatic background data manager, and minor performance upgrades. Stay tuned.