A mid-range Android smartphone, the XOLO Q700 made its debut in May 2013. It was rather small, weighing 151.3 grams and having a thickness of 10.2 mm. It was powered by Android 4.2 and came with a respectable 4GB of internal storage, 1GB of RAM, and a microSDHC slot for additional storage expansion. With a resolution of 540×960 pixels, its 4.5-inch display provided respectable visual quality. The phone was equipped with a MediaTek MT6589W-M CPU, 1GB of RAM, and a 5MP camera that could record 720p video. It sought to give users a respectable amount of battery life using a 2400mAh Li-Ion battery.
Design and Display
Notable components of this phone’s overall attractiveness are its design and display, the XOLO Q700. With dimensions of 135.8 x 67.5 x 10.2 mm and a weight of 151.3 grams, it has a reasonably small and light structure. Because it supports two Mini-SIM cards, it is a flexible option for consumers. The device is equipped with a 4.5-inch IPS LCD display that has a 16:9 aspect ratio and 540 x 960 pixels of resolution, translating to about 245 ppi of pixel density. The phone’s practicality and visual quality are improved by this combination of design and display features, which also improves user experience.
The competent processing configuration powering the XOLO Q700 guarantees seamless performance. It is equipped with a quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 CPU and a MediaTek MT6589W-M chipset, running Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean). Reactive operation and effective multitasking are made possible by this quad-core configuration. A PowerVR SGX544 GPU, which aids in graphics rendering and supports a wide range of apps and games, further improves the phone. The XOLO Q700 is a dependable and responsive smartphone for daily use thanks to this CPU combination, which offers a well-balanced mix of power and efficiency.
The XOLO Q700’s camera configuration is made to easily and clearly record commonplace occurrences. With features like an LED flash, HDR (High Dynamic Range), and panorama mode, its 5-megapixel autofocus main camera ensures that you can take detailed, well-exposed pictures even in a range of lighting situations. The phone provides a respectable video shooting experience with its ability to record videos at 30 frames per second and 720p resolution. The device has a VGA front-facing camera for selfies and video calls, which is adequate for basic self-portraits and online activities. The XOLO Q700’s photographic skills make it appropriate for recording moments and easily sharing them, even though it’s not a top-tier camera setup.
Regarding memory and storage, the XOLO Q700 provides customers with a useful option. Its dedicated microSDHC card slot lets you add more storage to it as needed, which is a useful feature for people who need extra space for data, programs, and pictures. The phone has 1GB of RAM in addition to 4GB of internal storage. Even though the internal storage may not be sufficient by today’s standards, the microSDHC card slot offers flexibility by enabling you to add more storage as needed. The device’s 1GB of RAM contributes to seamless and effective multitasking.
Sound and Features
A variety of sound and feature elements are included in the XOLO Q700 to improve the user experience. It offers a variety of audio choices for sharing and personal use, including a standard 3.5mm headphone connector and a loudspeaker. The phone ensures seamless internet access and sharing by supporting 802.11 b/g/n standards for Wi-Fi networking, in addition to Wi-Fi Direct and hotspot capabilities. It also has Bluetooth 3.0 for wireless data transmission.
The phone has an FM radio for entertainment while on the go and GPS to help with location-based services. The device has a micro USB 2.0 connector for connectivity and data transfer, and for greater flexibility, it also supports USB On-The-Go (OTG) capability. Additionally, the XOLO Q700’s usability is improved by the inclusion of crucial sensors such as a compass and accelerometer, which enable a range of features and applications.
A detachable 2400mAh Li-Ion battery powers the XOLO Q700, providing a dependable energy source for your everyday activities. This phone guarantees that you won’t need to constantly recharge it when not in use with an impressive 380 hours of standby time. Its remarkable talk time—up to 17 hours on 2G networks and up to 16 hours on 3G networks—makes it appropriate for prolonged usage and chats. The phone comes in a range of hues, such as Coffee Brown, Blue, and Black, so you can select a look that matches your tastes. It is reasonably priced, at about EUR 100, and provides good value for people looking for a capable yet inexpensive smartphone.