Now here’s something new – amidst all the Android devices being released by Cherry Mobile this year is a smartphone that’s powered by Windows Phone OS: the Cherry Mobile Alpha Luxe.
The Cherry Mobile Alpha Luxe is a 5-inch smartphone running on Windows Phone 8.1. It employs a humble Snapdragon 200 quad-core processor (the same chip that powers the Nokia Lumia 530 and Huawei Ascend G6), along with Adreno graphics and 1GB of RAM.
Cherry Mobile Alpha Luxe Specs
- Windows Phone 8.1
- 5-inch IPS LCD (720×1280 HD), ~294ppi
- 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 (MSM8212) processor
- Adreno 302 GPU
- 1GB RAM
- 8GB internal storage
- microSD support up to 32GB
- 8-megapixel main camera, with LED flash
- 2-megapixel front camera
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- Dual SIM with dual standby
- 3G HSPA+
- Bluetooth 4.0
There’s 8GB on storage onboard for apps and media files, with up to 32GB expansion via a microSD slot. Meanwhile, the Cherry Mobie Alpha Luxe’s imaging department offers an 8-megapixel camera at the back of the phone and a 2-megapixel counterpart in front. Connectivity options include 3G HSPA+ connectivity, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 4.0. The Alpha Luxe is also dual SIM capable.
Cherry Mobile will be releasing the Alpha Luxe with a price tag of Php4,999. It will reportedly retail later this month. So what do you think, folks? Are you interested in buying this?