Obi worldphone sf1
Obi worldphone a new smartphone brand founded by the former CEO of Apple and PepsiCo John Sculley. Obi has announced it the sf1 smartphones earlier this year. The obi worldphone sf1 is a low mid range device priced at around 11999-13999 INR. It features a 5 inch display and powered by snapdragon 615 octa core processor along with 2-3 gb ram paired with 13MP primary camera. At this price point the obi worldphone sf1 is against Xiaomi mi4i, Xiaomi mi4, Samsung galaxy j5, Samsung galaxy j7, Moto g 3rd gen and withLenovo vibe p1. So does Obi worldphone sf1 is a better device as compared to already available options in the market let’s find out.
Obi worldphone sf1 specs
|Obi worldphone sf1||specifications|
|Android||Android 5.0.2 Lollipop.|
|Form factor||146x74x8 mm.147g.|
|Screen||5.0 inch Full HD IPS display protected by gorilla glass 4.|
|Processor||snapdragon 615 octa core processor.Adreno 405 GPU.|
|Ram||2/3 GB DDR3.|
|Camera||13 MP camera with HDR, ubi focus, chrome flash, optizoom and FULL HD video recording.5 MP front facing.|
|Storage||16/32 GB expandable upto 64GB.|
|Battery||Li-Po 3000 mAh battery with quick charge 1.0.|
|Connectivity||Dual sim, 4G, 3G, wi-fi, Bluetooth 4.1, usb type 2.0, OTG Compatible and A-GPS.|
|Others||Proximity Sensor, G-Sensor, Accelerometer, Light Sensor.|
Pros of Obi worldphone sf1
- Unique beautiful and good build quality.
- 3 GB ram option.
- Android lollipop out of the box.
- Dual sim and 4G LTE support.
- 32 GB internal and sd card support.
- 13 MP image sensor from Sony for good quality pics and videos.
- 5 mp front facing camera.
- Good battery life.
- All essential sensors.
- 5 inch FULL HD screen with gorilla glass 4 protection.
Cons of Obi worldphone sf1
- Snapdragon is known for overheating issues.
- Unrefined and unoptimized UI.
- No NFC support.
- Not water-resistant like Moto g 3rd gen.
- Available only by online portals.
Final verdict, should you buy it?
Obi worldphone sf1 is a unique device in terms of design it is beautiful and build feels solid and premium. The screen is a full HD IPS display with good colours and viewing angle and it is also protected by gorilla glass 3. It features a snapdragon 615 which is a good processor in terms of performance,it does get warm during heavy usage but it is capable of running all kind of games and apps without any issue. The camera quality is also good but it lacks it quality in low light. Obi worldphone sf1 comes with all kind of connectivity features and sensors. The UI is bit sluggish but i hope it can be improved by a software update. Overall it is lot like the Xiaomi mi4i in terms of many features and performance. If you are looking for a beautiful and capable device under 14k INR then the Obi worldphone sf1 could be a good option.