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Obi Pelican S507

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INTRODUCTION

Obi Worldphone, earlier known as Obi Mobiles is a smartphone venture which targets at manufacturing low budget smartphone and operates on the Android OS. It is a Private organization founded in 2104. Until now this manufacturer has successfully launched four excellent, budget smartphones to its name. One of its recent smartphones is the Obi Pelican S507, which is expected to make it big amongst the customers. This smartphone mainly targets the lower-middle-class customers. The predecessor to this smartphone is the MV1 smartphone from the same manufacturer. Moreover, this smartphone is known for its great processor, which helps the smartphone perform with almost no lag. Other notable feature of this smartphone are its decent battery and good build. Other than its USP, this smartphone has high technical features too. Now let us look at the various technical specifications which would help us analyze the pros and cons of this smartphone.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Obi Pelican S507 Display
Obi Pelican S507 Design & Display

This smartphone comes with a good hard plastic outer casing and a stylish curved edge design. This smartphone feels premium hold and has an overall classiness to its look and feel. It is quite slippery to hold when used without the extra back protective casing. It comes with a length of 139.8 mm. The breadth of this smartphone is 69.6 mm. The thickness though is quite low with around a mere 8.9 mm, making this phone less bulky. The smartphone weighs around 140 g. It comes with a colour IPS Capacitive touch screen. The display is 5 inches in size and has 16 M colour feature. The display has pixel resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. This smartphone functions smoothly with the multi-touch feature. The display is of Full HD type. It does not possess a secondary display. Also, it comes in two colour variants to choose from, Black and White.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

It functions on the Android OS v 5.1 ( Lollipop ). The central processing is taken care by an Octa–Core processor. The processing speed of this CPU is around 1.5 GHz. It is pretty decent in the specification for basic usage. This phone comes with 16GB internal memory slot. It also has an external microSD slot for expandable memory requirements. The maximum limit to which the smartphone supports expansion is 128 GB. It comes with an average 2 GB RAM.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

Obi Pelican S507 Camera
Obi Pelican S507 Camera

This smartphone has a dual camera feature. The primary camera comes with 13MP. This smartphone’s primary camera comes with an LED (dual tone) flash to provide good lighting. It enables to capture better quality pictures. The other supportive features which come along are Auto focus, Geo – tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, and Panorama. It has 8MP secondary camera. Hence, it comes with the advantage of clicking good selfies. The audio in this smartphone is pretty decent with alert types like Vibrations, MP3, and WAV ringtones. It has good functional FM Radio feature too. The video recording in this smartphone could do with the primary camera. The primary camera can record videos with a resolution of 1080p at 30fps.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

Obi Pelican S507 Battery Review
Obi Pelican S507 Charging Slot

This smartphone comes with non removable Hi-Polymer Li - Ion battery. This battery has a capacity of 3000 mAh. It comes with a maximum standby time of 250 hrs. Its talk time is up to an average of 5 hrs. So, overall on the battery end, this phone is pretty decent. This smartphone comes with the Dual sim facility. Both the sims are compatible with the GSM connectivity. Both the sim are of the micro sim type and support 3G. It is also compatible with 4G connectivity. It has other essential wireless network features like GPS, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. It connects using 802.11 b/g/n as its Wi-Fi standard.

PROS AND CONS


WHAT WE LIKED
  • Good build
  • Comfortable size
  • Good Design
  • Decent Display
  • Good processor
  • Decent front camera
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Average back camera
  • Quite slippery
  • Poor audio quality

This smartphone is mainly for those who are looking for a low budget smartphone which also comes with almost all features. The quality of these features is quite reasonable in this smartphone. Also, it is easy to use, and the user interface is pretty decent too. So, if the price is your primary concern this would be a good choice.