MANILA, Philippines – Philippine smartphone manufacturer Cherry Mobile unveiled 2 new smartphones at its “We Are On Fire” launch event on Tuesday, February 4: the Cosmos Z2 and the Titan Pro.
The Cosmos Z2 is the first Full HD, true octa-core smartphone from a local manufacturer. On paper the device is more superior specs-wise to other octa-core smartphones sold in the Philippines. The 5-inch smartphone is powered by a 1.7GHz MediaTek octa-core processor, 2GB of RAM, and comes with 16GB of space. It runs on Android 4.2.2 Jellybean but Cherry Mobile promises a 4.4 KitKat over the air upgrade in March. The device will be sold on February 5 at SM City North EDSA for P12,999.
- CPU: MediaTek 1.7GHz Octa Core
- GPU: Mali 450-MP
- Display: 5-inch Full HD IPS display / Scratch resistant Dragon Trail glass
- Memory: 2GB RAM
- Camera: 18MP rear / 5MP front facing
- Storage: 16GB
- Battery: 2000 mAh
- Dual Band WiFi 2.4GHz/5GHz
- Dual Sim
The Titan Pro is a 5-inch smartphone with a bundled stylus called the gesture pen (G-Pen for short). The device runs off a 1.2GHz quad-core MediaTek processor with 1GB of RAM and 4GB of storage. The device will come with a P10,999 price tag when it goes on sale in mid-February.
- CPU: MediaTek 1.2GHz Quad-Core
- Display: 5-inch 720p HD display / Scratch resistant Dragon Trail glass
- Memory: 1GB RAM
- Storage: 4GB
- Battery: 2150 mAh
- Camera: 12MP rear / 5MP front facing
- Dual Sim
Cherry Mobile says “OnFire” hash tag represents the company’s push for 2014. Marketing Head Poch Zenarosa said, “This year you can expect a lot more from Cherry Mobile. We’ll be touching the hearts of more people by bringing them products that they really need at an affordable price that is part our company’s thrust.” – Rappler.com