Spice V801 has been launched by the new Spice Devices post the JV between Spice mobility and Transsion Holding. Since their inception, Spice Devices has made a respectable name for themselves in the mid-price range category in the smartphone market over the years. Their devices have always garnered favorable reviews and have been among the favorites across the masses when it comes to smartphones priced below ₹10,000.
That being said, Spice Devices recently rolled out their new smartphone for the mid-range category, the Spice V801. The device since its launch has been catching the eyes of tech reviewers and public due to its cost-effective features and specifications.
So in this post, I am going to take you through an expansive description regarding the highlights and features of Spice V801, to enlighten you on why this product is worth the hype.
Spice V801: Brief description
Spice Devices recently launched the Spice V801 smartphone as their flagship model in September 2017 and is priced effectively at a pocket-friendly ₹7,999. The device runs on Android Nougat V7.0 and is powered by a 2700mAh Li-Polymer non-removable battery.
The phone is a dual-SIM device and comes with an efficient 3GB RAM and 1.25 GHZ quad-core MediaTek SoC processor. Apart from this, it has an 8 MP AF rear camera plus an 8 MP front camera as well for crystal clear selfies. In terms of storage, the device has an inbuilt 16 GB storage capacity, which is expandable up to 32 GB.
Looks and Design
The smartphone has been aesthetically designed which is eye candy enough to attract customers and cement itself as their flagship device representing the brand in sub the ₹8,000 category.
The material used for the exterior look is an exclusive blend of both glossy on top and smooth matte finish in the bottom half with a streak of gold running through the middle, making V801 a perfect eye candy device.
In terms of measurements, the V801 measures 143.50 x 72.00 x 8.30 (height x width x thickness) and weighs comfortably around 148 grams. It possesses a 12.7 cm (5.0”) HD IPS full lamination display with 2.5D curved glass.
The security technology used for Spice V801 further brings you the in trend fingerprint sensor technology. The sensor is placed comfortably at the back just below the camera flash that allows you to unlock your device in 0.1 seconds and provides you with secure and effortless functionality while navigating through the device.
Processor and Performance
The Spice V801 is backed by a powerful 3GB RAM and 1.25 GHZ Quad core MediaTek SoC processor offering a rich and hassle free multi-tasking experience to the user.
While many mid ranged smartphones score on looks and while compensating on performance and vice versa, the V801 is a perfect blend of outstanding style, features and fully optimized performance to provide the best user experience.
Spice V801 provides a promising and amazing digital experience with some hassle free and smooth multitasking capabilities to today’s hyper-connected and web-savvy generation.
Camera and Photography
Spice V801 is equipped with an 8 MP rear camera with autofocus and LED flash along with an 8 MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture also having a flash for great low light and clear wide-angle selfies.
The camera software enables the user to effortlessly take beautiful panoramic, wide-angle view images.
The device comes with an inbuilt 16 GB internal storage. The best thing is that you get a separate memory card slot for pushing in your Micro SD card, which means you can expand the memory to up to 32 GB.
If you are a game lover and love playing moderate to high graphics games on the go, then you should know that Spice V801 is powered by a Mali 720 GPU chipset for graphics.
The 720 GPU is rarely seen to be used in smartphones priced below the ₹10,000 price range. Thus, you can understand the efficiency of the chipset and be convinced that your gaming experience will be smooth and lag free.
4G Dual SIM
Spice V801 is a dual SIM device with both the SIM slots supporting 3G and 4G services. Both the slots support Band 1and Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India. Plus you can also use a JIO SIM card as it also supports 4G VoLTE services.
Dual apps support
Spice V801 provides a unique and very useful support for dual apps. This special feature allows users to run two accounts for popular social media apps such as WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Thus you will not have to download any third party app for making multiple accounts for these.
Apart from 4G VoLTE and ViLTE support, the connectivity options for V801 include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS & Micro-USB.
Spice Devices have traditionally been among the strong competitors in the entry segment and mid-range devices in the smartphone market. Their cost-effective features and performance has always garnered positive reviews and has remained one of the public favorites.
They have proved it yet again with the new Spice V801. This new launch is a complete package in terms of its looks, performance, and high-end features. Apart from these, the product is further backed by an amazing service proposition of one-year replacement warranty.
With the launch of Spice V801, Spice Devices have definitely boosted their current portfolio by adding yet another smartphone to their growing list of stylishly designed phones with features at a very affordable price that stands out and appeals to the Indian Youth.
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