Philips has launched the W8555 quad core handset belonging to the Xenium series. The Philips Xenium W8555 comes loaded with impressive specs and is expected to be priced between Rs. 22,000 to Rs. 30,000.

The W8555 weighs around 200 grams and sports a 5 inch screen with 1920×1080 pixels resolution. This dual SIM Philips handset sails on Jelly Bean 4.2 with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage with 32GB external card support. This handset is powered by 1.5GHz quad core processor (chipset unknown).

W8555 handset also comes with 13MP rear camera with auto focus, Geo tagging, face detection features and with LED flash. There is a front camera too. The rear camera can record full HD (1080p) videos at 30 frames per second.

Other features included are 3G, 2G, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, micro USB 2.0, Wi-Fi (b/g/n) and GPS with A-GPS/GLONASS. Another impressive feature is the battery of 3300 mAh capacity with up to 18 hours of talk-time.

quad core Philips W8555

2GB RAM, NFC and a good battery capacity of 3300 mAh is the key highlight. The Philips W8555 is not yet listed on the official Philips (Indian) website. Expected price is under Rs. 30K.

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By Rajeev Rana

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