Cherry Mobile launches affordable 4-inch Android phone, calls it Dragon
In an intimate press conference yesterday in Ortigas Center, local mobile company Cherry Mobile launched its latest smartphone offering in the market. They call it the Dragon Phone, or properly known as the Cherry Mobile W900. Nothing special with the specs here but it’s something you definitely won’t expect from a sub-P10k phone.
The CM W900 is powered by a 1.2GHz single core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, hence the nickname Dragon phone. It has a 4.0-inch capacitive LCD display with a 800 x 480 WVGA resolution. It’s one curvaceous phone. It even says so at the back if you don’t believe us.
The phone sports a 5MP camera with smile shutter, wink shutter, face effects and multiple camera modes. It can also take up to 720p HD video and supports a lot of media codex such as divx, mkv, mpeg4, asp, wmv and many more. Dobly Digital Plus for audio is also supported. When you plug the included headset, you’ll get the multimedia pop-up screen to give you easy access to all your media files. The Dragon phone also works also with your DLNA devices at home by the way.
The Cherry Mobile W900 is now available in stores for a price of Php9,990.00, making it the most Affordable 4-inch Android phone in the market today having a respectable 1.2GHz processor.
Cherry Mobile is a 2-year old local mobile phone company that has about 40 models of phones in the market, both Android and feature phones with 80% of their smartphones equipped with a Qualcomm processor. Their most affordable phone is only Php699, the CM C2 which is a dual-sim feature phone. Cherry Mobile is proud to have the longest replacement warranty in the country, giving customers up to 15 days to have their units replaced when defective.
Cherry Mobile W900 Specs:
- Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 1.2GHz processor
- 512MB RAM
- 1GB internal storage
- up to 32GB via microSD (8GB included)
- HSPA+ 21Mbps
- WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi hotspot
- Bluetooth 2.1
- GPS w/ aGPS support
- DLNA certified, DivX, Dolby Digital Plus
- 5MP rear camera w/ 720p HD video recording
- VGA front-facing camera
- Android 2.3 Gingerbread
- SRP: Php 9,990.00