XOLO Era 4k

price Rs. 5,999 onwards launch Feb, 2016
current magic score ?
56.4
verdict AVOID
average value-for-money
currently ranked
#120
of 524 phones in Rs. 5,000 - 10,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 5 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Good build quality
  • Compact design, good grip
  • Decent display quality
  • Almost stock Android interface, with a few additional features like Air shuffle, and Gesture toggles
  • Good speed/performance for daily use (although gaming performance lags behind)
  • Decent audio quality
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Decent call quality
  • Excellent battery life (can last 2 days with moderate use)

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • A bit heavy
  • Average camera
  • 8 GB of internal storage will become a limiting factor if you install a lot of apps/games
  • Lot of bloatware comes preinstalled

5 expert review(s)


2,389+ user reviews

video review

source: @GadgetsToUse
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.1
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
  • Full Lamination
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3) with Native Damage Resistance (NDR)
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Hall Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1 GHz, Quad Core, MediaTek MT6735P
GPUMali-T720
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity4000 mAh
Battery Standby624 hrs
Battery Standby (3G)528 hrs
Battery Talktime32.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)17.00 hrs
Other Battery Parameters
  • Battery Standby (4G): 427 hrs
  • Charging Time: 2 hrs 54 minutes
  • Web Browsing Time (on 3G network): Upto 18 hrs
  • Web Browsing Time (on 4G network): 13 hrs
  • Web Browsing Time (on WiFi network): 21 hrs
  • Music Playback Time (via internal Speakers): 28 hrs 33 minutes
  • Music Playback Time (using wired Headset): 70 hrs 56 minutes
  • Video Playback Time (via internal Speakers): 14 hrs 29 minutes
  • Video Playback Time (using wired Headset): 21 hrs 48 minutes
Dimensions
Weight157 gm
Thickness9.2 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Voice Commands
  • Face Beautify
  • Smile Detection
  • Proximity Capture
  • Gesture Capture
  • Face Detection
  • Multi Angle View Mode
  • HDR
  • Panorama
  • QR Code Scanner
  • Burst Mode
  • F/2.0 Aperture
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
FM RecordingYes
More
  • Air Shuffle
  • Smart Wake Up
  • Smart Gesture
  • Flip to Mute
  • Intelligent Flipcover
  • WiFi Direct
  • USB OTG
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
3.60/5
(Good)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Ok
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys