UK based smartphone maker Wileyfox has introduced its latest smartphones, the Wileyfox Spark, as well as the Spark+ and Spark X in the UK. The phones will be available in the UK and other countries in Europe soon.
The WileyFox Spark and its two other counterparts the Spark+ and Spark X, all run on the Cyanogen OS 13 based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). The Cyanogen OS 13 is an open source project which utilises the open source Android OS in creating an operating system with a better UI, greater security among others improved features.
The Cyanogen OS is by far the most popular of the Android based OS in the market. Wileyfox introduced its first Storm and Swift smartphones also running Cyanogen OS back in August last year so this isn’t the first Wileyfox smartphone running on Cyanogen OS.
The Wileyfox Spark also sports a 720p screen and is powered by a Quad-Core MediaTek MT6735 SoC supported by a 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory which is expandable up to 32GB with microSD.
The device packs a 8-megapixel front camera and an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash. The beautiful Android phone comes with dual SIM support along with 4G LTE connectivity and will be fired up by a 2200mAh battery.
Wileyfox Spark specifications
- 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS Fully Laminated display with with Asahi Dragon trail Glass protection
- 1.3 GHz Quad-Core 64-bit MediaTek MT6735A processor with Mali T-720 GPU
- 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
- Cyanogen OS 13 based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
- Dual SIM
- 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, OmniVision OV8865 sensor
- 8MP front-facing camera with OmniVision OV8858 sensor
- Dimensions: 143 x 70.4 x 8.65mm; Weight: 134.5g
- 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- 2200mAh battery
Wileyfox Spark Price in UK, US, Europe & India
The Wileyfox Spark comes in Sandstone Black and White colors and carries a price tag of £89.99 in the UK (US$ 120 / Rs. 8125 in India). The Wileyfox Spark is now available for order through Wileyfox’s official site and Amazon in the UK and some European countries, and will ship starting from mid July.