Spice Dream UNO Mi498 (Android One)

price N/A launch Sep, 2014

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 2 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Decent build quality
  • Very good display with nice color reproduction, and sunlight legibility
  • Stock Android interface
  • Guaranteed Android updates, as part of the Android One programme
  • Smooth, fluid performance in daily use
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Decent battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Average camera

2 expert review(s)


video review

source: @fonearena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4, Upgradeable to 7.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size4.5 inches
Screen Resolution480x854 pixels (~ 218 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
Sensors
  • Gravity Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Light Sensor
  • Magnetic Sensor
  • Gyro Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1.3 GHz, Quad Core, MediaTek
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory4 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Free (Included) Memory Card8 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity1700 mAh
Battery Standby160 hrs
Battery Talktime17.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)10.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight107 gm
Thickness9.15 mm
Camera
Camera5.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • Digital Zoom
  • Panorama
  • Photo Sphere
  • Lens Blur
  • HDR
Secondary Camera2.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
More
  • Part of Google's Android One series
  • Local language support (Hindi)
  • Free cloud storage - 15 GB space on Google Drive and 10 GB space on Spice Cloud
  • Flipkart
  • Flipkart Ebook
  • Reverie Smartpad
  • Spice Cloud
  • Google Drive
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.68/5
(Good)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Ok
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Ok
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys