Xolo’s Q1000S Jelly Bean Smartphone Goes Official For ₹18,999
Xolo’s Q1000S Jelly Bean Smartphone Goes Official For ₹18,999Facebook/Xolo

Xolo, a subsidiary of Indian smartphone maker Lava Mobiles, has expanded its handset portfolio in India with the Android-powered Q1000S smartphone.

Q1000S went official in the country on Saturday with a price tag of ₹18,999.The new flagship smartphone, which is pitted against Micromax Canvas 4, carries a stylish design. It measures 6.98mm in thickness, sports a 5-inch 720p IPS display with OGS technology and is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core MediaTek processor paired with 1GB RAM.

The smartphone houses a 13-megapixel rear camera with BSI 2 sensor and a 5-megapixel camera on the front. It comes with 16GB of internal storage and is backed by 2,500mAh battery which claims to deliver up to 327 hours of stand-by on 3G and 425 hours on 2G or up to 22.5 hours of 2G, 12.5 hours of 3G talktime. It runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system.

In comparison, Micromax's recently launched Canvas 4 is priced at ₹17,999 and comes with a better memory option. In terms of other features like image shooter and display, both smartphones have something similar to offer.

Key specifications of Xolo Q1000S  and Micromax Canvas 4:


Micromax Canvas 4

Xolo Q1000S


5.0-inch IPS LCD display with HD 1280x720p display resolution , Corning Gorilla Glass screen shield, pixel density close to 294 ppi (pixels per inch)

5-inch IPS display with 720 x 1280 pixels, comes with OGS technology


Android v4.2.1 Jelly Bean

Android 4.2 Jelly Bean


MediaTek Cortex A7 quad-core processor with 1.2GHz CPU speed

1.5 GHz quad-core MediaTek processor




Storage Capacity

16GB (about 10 GB free), expandable up to 32GB via microSD card

16 GB ,with no expandable option


Main: 13.0-megapixel camera with 5 -element lenses, auto-focus, LED flash support, capable of taking vertical panorama shot

Front: 5.0-megapixel camera , HD 720p video recording

Primary: 13 megapixel rear camera with BSI 2 sensor  for improved low light photography

Secondary: 5 megapixel camera


2,000 mAh

Talk Time: up to 8 hours

Standby time: up to 220 hours


Talk Time: up to 22.5 hours

Standby time: 425 hours


2G & 3G



144.5 x 73.0 x 8.9 mm

6.98mm thick