Homegrown smartphone maker Xolo has launched the second Black series smartphone, dubbed as 1X, in India.

The new Xolo Black 1X comes with a combination of metal, glass and leather finish. It boasts of a metal frame on the left and right edges, leather cover on the top and the bottom. The company has also incorporated glass cover on the rear-side to provide premium finish to the budget phone.

It sports a 5.0-inch full HD display and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop (with Hive Atlas UI) powered by MediaTek Octa-core SoC (System on Chip) backed sumptuous 3GB RAM, 32GB in-built memory and 2400 mAh battery.

It also houses a feature-rich 13MP camera with LED flash, PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus) on the rear-side and a 5MP snapper with dedicated LED flash on the front.

Xolo Black 1X release and price details:

Xolo Black 1X costs Rs 9,999, making it the most affordable smartphone in the market to boast of 3GB RAM. It will be made available exclusively on Snapdeal through a flash sale on 6 November. Prospective buyers are advised to get registered for the sale on Snapdeal (HERE) to become eligible for the flash sale.


Considering the specification and its affordable price, the Xolo Black 1X will give a stiff challenge to the popular Motorola Moto G (3rd Gen), Asus Zenfone 2 Laser, Zenfone Selfie, Xiaomi Mi 4i, Mi 4, and YU Yureka Plus, among others.

Key features of Xolo Black 1X:

Model Xolo Black 1X
Display 5.0-inch full HD (1920x1080p) screen
  • Pixel density :441 ppi (pixels per inch)
OS Android 5.1 Lollipop with Hive Atlas UI
Processor 1.3GHz MediaTek (MT6753) Octa-core CPU
GPU ARM based Mali T720 MP3
Storage capacity 32GB (expandable up 128GB)
  • Main: 13.0-megapixel camera with LED flash, Samsung 3M2 sensor, PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus)
  • Front: 5.0-megapixel camera with LED flash
Battery 2400 mAh
Network 4G-LTE
Add-ons Hybrid dual-SIM (nano+nano) slots, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), GPS, micro-USB port, FM radio
Dimensions 144.6 x 72.0 x 7.6 mm
Weight 125 g
Price ₹9,999/-