QiKU, a Chinese mobile company (partnership between Qihoo 360 and Coolpad), has launched their new smartphone, i.e. QiKU F4. The phone is officially launched in China but there is no information about its release in other countries. The phone is available in two variants, one with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage and the other one with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. The 2GB variant is priced at CNY 599 (Rs. 6,000 approx), while 3GB variant is priced at CNY 799 (Rs. 8,000 approx).
QiKU F4 has a premium type curve design at the edges and include a fingerprint sensor that can recognize and unlock the device in just 0.4 seconds. It is a dual SIM device that support both 3G and 4G networks. It has almost all the standard features like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm jack, etc, but NFC, Infrared port and FM Radio is missing.
The device has 5 inch HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box. The device will be sold via flash sale which will start from coming Friday, but is only available for China. The fingerprint sensor is placed at the back below the camera and LED flash. The device is mere 9.3 mm thick which make it very comfortable to hold.
QiKU F4 Specifications
- Display: 5.0 inch
- Dimensions: 142 x 77 x 9.3 mm
- Weight: NA
- Resolution: 1280 x 720 pixels
- Operating System: Android 5.1 Lollipop
- RAM: 3GB
- Processor: 1.3GHz Octa-core MediaTek
- GPU: NA
- Internal Storage: 32GB
- Battery: 2500mAh
- Primary Camera: 13MP
- Secondary Camera: 5MP
F4 is powered by 1.3GHz Octa-core MediaTek processor and 3GB RAM. The internal storage is 32GB which is further expendable up to 128GB. It has 13MP primary camera with LED flash and a 5MP front facing camera which is great for video calls and selfies. The device is equipped with 2500mAh battery which is capable of providing one day backup with normal usage.
QiKU F4 might get a global launch in coming weeks. To get more updates on QiKU F4 and other upcoming QiKU smartphones, stay tuned with us.