CloudFone has just released their newest and most affordable quad core android smartphone in the market – the CloudFone Excite 450Q with an official SRP of Php 4,999. This is by far the cheapest price a quad core phone can get compared to other local phone brands like CherryMobile, MyPhone, StarMobile, Torque, etc. Quite enticing as it is, will its cheap price tag justify its hardware specs and overall phone performance? Let’s see.
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Meet the CloudFone Excite 450Q
Smartphones today just gets cheaper and more powerful – a perfect statement to describe the new CloudFone Excite 450q. Its a 4.5-inch Android smartphone powering by a 1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 512 MB of RAM, 4 GB of internal storage plus a 5 megapixels shooter for capturing photos and videos. It has an IPS display with pixel density of 218 ppi. It is also a very capable smartphone which has all the basic Android functionalities you can find in a modern phone. Speaking of which, it runs under Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
Design-wise, the Excite 450Q is not as bad-looking after all. It has a pretty standard curved rectangle shape you’ll notice also from other competing smartphones. It’s mostly made of a smooth & shiny plastic material with dedicated capacitive buttons upfront. It’s quite a think phone but not so heavy as it might look weighing only 150 grams. With decent use, this dual SIM phone can last for almost a day of usage with its 1,700 mAh battery.
Below is the full CloudFone Excite 450Q specs:
- 1.2 GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm MSM8225Q processor
- Adreno 203 GPU
- 4.5 inches FWVGA IPS display (480 x 854 resolution @ 218 ppi)
- 512 MB RAM
- 4 GB Internal Storage, expandable up to 32 GB via microSD
- 5 MP fixed-focus rear-facing camera (no LED flash)
- 0.3 MP VGA front-facing camera
- Dual SIM / Dual Standby
- 3G / Wifi / Wifi Hotspot / Bluetooth 3.0 / GPS with a-GPS
- G-Sensor / Gyroscope / Proximity Sensor
- 1,700 mAh Li-Ion battery (removable)
- Dimensions: 131.3 x 66.3 x 10.3 mm
- Weight: 150 grams
- Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS
- Price: Php 4,999
The CloudFone Excite 450q is a pretty enticing Android smartphone. For a 4.5-inch quad core Android 4.1 Jelly Bean smartphone, it is clearly one of the bestest options if you’re budget is tight. It may not be the fastest (not to mention its 512 MB RAM) and most attractive phone out there but at least it gives you the most value for your Php 5k budget. As what CloudFone stated, this newest offering gives their consumers phones the functionality and affordability without compromising quality and reliability.
The Excite 450Q is now available in different CloudFone outlets and kiosks nationwide so be sure to check it out. So, what do you think of this very affordable quad core phone? Share you thoughts by leaving a comment below.