UMi will soon launch their new device, the UMi Rome X, an entry-level smartphone which will surprise users because of its amazing design. Typically, budget smartphones are characterized by a rough design and being too thick and ugly, so they are not stylish nor feel comfortable in the hand. Most users would like to have a good-looking entry-level phone, but this feeling have been ignored repeatedly by phone makers. Fortunately, UMi, in their quest to be one of the leading brands on today’s market, decided to bring the premium design and experience into entry-level phones as well, and, for this reason, they are launching UMi Rome X, the slimmest entry-level phone.
UMi Rome X
Xiaomi Redmi 2
UMi Rome X will feature a 7.9-millimeter frame, being even thinner than the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, which incorporates an 8.5mm frame. One the other hand, the Xiaomi Redmi 2, one of the most successful low-end devices, has a 9.4mm thickness. As we can see, there’s a 2.5mm difference between both phones.
Moreover, UMi Rome X metal frame will be made of polished stainless steel, which is extremely lightweight and rugged at the same time. On the other hand, low-end devices as the Xiaomi Redmi 2 are fabricated in plastic. Nevertheless, despites having similar specifications, Xiaomi Redmi 2 costs $109.99, while UMi Rome X will cost only $49.99. As we have seen, Xiaomi device costs almost twice than the UMi Rome X, being Rome X not only 2.5mm thinner, but also having a metal frame, which provides durability and contributes to offer a premium feel.
UMi Rome X will incorporate the best camera for an entry-level smartphone
Most of the entry-level phones typically incorporate low-quality sensors, which do not allow users to make decent photographs.
UMi Rome X is incorporate Sony IMX179 sensor
Currently, higher quality sensors are manufactured by Sony. An example of Sony manufactured sensor can be found on the UMi Rome X, which incorporates a Sony IMX179 8-megapixel sensor. This sensor is claimed to be the best among all the 8-megapixel sensors, both Sony and other brands.
Sony IMX179 is not only the best 8-megapixel sensor on today’s market, but also is the model used in well-known devices such as Google Nexus 5, Oppo R1, Huawei Honor 6 Plus or Nubia 9 mini, all of them with a much higher price than UMi Rome X
Here are some pictures taken with the Sony IMX179 sensor shown:
As we can see in the pictures above, the Sony IMX179 is a high quality sensor that will allow users to take amazing photos with their UMi Rome X.
As already mentioned, Sony IMX179 is the best 8-megapixel sensor on the market, allowing users to capture memorable moments with superb image quality. As we have seen, we can usually find this sensor as part of mid-range devices, however, you could enjoy this high quality photo on the UMi Rome X camera, an entry-level device which will cost only $49.99.
Full Spec of UMi ROME X:
2.5D 5.5 inch LTPS 1280 x 720 HD Screen
MTK6580 Quad Core 1.3GHz
1GB RAM + 8GB ROM
Sony IMX 179 8.0MP( SW13.0MP ) with dual flashlight