Huawei launched the C199S 64 bit octa core powered smartphone in China for CNY 2299 (approx Rs. 23K). The Huawei C199S is using the Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 chipset. Not word about the global launch.
The C199S as mentioned is using the qualcomm snapdragon 615 Octa Core chipset MSM8928 clocked at 1.5GHz. Handset weight is 167 grams and it is 7.6mm thick. Android KitKat 4.4.x runs the show over a 5.5 inch IPS screen with HD resolution – 1280 x 720 pixels.
Huawei C199S comes packed with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage. There is micro SD card slot to add more external storage of up to 32GB. A 5MP fixed focus camera is placed on the front and a 13MP auto focus camera with flash is packed on the rear. Rear camera can shoot 1080p videos.
Key features are 4G, 3G, 2G, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, GPS and Bluetooth. This is a dual SIM handset with a 3000 mAh battery. The handset has been launched in China for approx Rs. 23K.