The Qihoo 360 unveiled its latest budget 4G smartphone with decent specifications, called the QiKU F4 at an event in China. The handset comes in two versions – 2GB RAM with 16GB storage and 3GB RAM with 32GB storage. It will be available in Black, Blue, Gold, Pink and White colors. At the time of writing, there’s no word yet on its global launch.
The QiKU F4 packs a 5-inch HD IPS display with 178-degree viewing angle and a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. Running on a 2500mAh battery, the smartphone comes with an Octa-Core 64-bit MediaTek MT6753 processor clocked at 1.3GHz paired with Mali-T720 MP2 GPU and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with 360 OS on top.
The handset comes with anti-theft security feature and 2GB/3GB RAM with 16GB/32 expandable storage via MicroSD card slot up to 128GB. In terms of camera, the QiKU F4 sports a 13MP rear camera with phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF), LED Flash and a 5MP front camera.
The phone features Hybrid Dual SIM with 4G LTE and 3G HSPA+ support. Measuring 142×77×9.3mm and weighing 155 grams, the QiKU F4 has a Fingerprint sensor on the rear, metal frame, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS.
In terms of pricing, it will cost 599 Yuan (US$ 92 approx.) for the 2GB/16GB model and 799 Yuan (US$ 123 approx.) for the 3GB/32GB variant. The first flash sale for the QiKU F4 will go live on 25th March and registration will open starting from today.