Gigabyte announces GSmart Simba SX1 with three-way talking feature
Gigabyte has officially announced world’s first smartphone with three-way talking feature. Gigabyte GSmart Simba SX1 includes a Dual SIM Dual Active (DSDA) technology keeping both SIM’s active at the same time. The revolutionary three-way calling feature ensures an ultimate connectivity for your business or personal life. Unlike the rest of the Dual SIM smartphones on the market, the GSmart Simba SX1 keeps both SIM cards active, so if you are making calls on one network, the other SIM card remains active and you will be able to receive calls and messages on both at the same time.
Aside from the Dual SIM Active feature, the Simba SX1 sports a decent 5-inch IPS display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels which translates into a 294ppi pixel density. There is a dual-core 1.4 GHz Snapdragon 400 processor backed by 1 GB of RAM. The internal storage is just 4 GB, but fortunately Gigabyte has included a micro SD slot supporting up to 32 GB. The new model is available in stealth black and glacial white. It has a slim profile with round edges. The exact dimensions are 144 x 73 x 9.5 mm and the weighs is 165 grams.
GSmart Simba SX1 promises a great photographic experience due to its innovative 13 MP camera with the Stand Capture feature. It allows you to take pictures automatically when the camera keeps standing. The main camera also has LED flash, autofocus, geo-tagging, face detection and touch focus. In addition to the 13 MP shooter, Gigabyte has included a secondary camera at the front. It captures images at 2 MP.
GSmart Simba SX1 runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. Gigabyte has announced that the 5-inch model will be available in the EU countries, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Taiwan in November with other markets to follow in December this year.