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Starmobile unveils Knight X, UP Snap, new ambassadors

Starmobile unveils Knight X, UP Snap, new ambassadors
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Starmobile unveiled two next-generation smartphones and three new brand ambassadors at a media event yesterday, November 20, at Makati Shangri-La.

The flagship Knight X and UP Snap were introduced, together with the company’s newest ambassadors the Boys Night Out, comprising DJs Tony Toni (Tony Bueno), Slick Rick (Eric Virata), and Sam YG (Sam Gogna).

Knight X

The Knight X is Starmobile’s newest 5.5-inch octa-core smartphone. Claimed to be “the most advanced Pinoy Android phone in existence,” it leads Starmobile’s lineup with the highest computing power.

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  • 5.5-inch Full HD display
  • Android 4.4 KitKat
  • 2.0GHz quad-core Cortex-A17 and 1.7GHz quad-core Cortex-A7 MediaTek MT6595M processor
  • 32GB internal storage
  • 3GB RAM
  • 13MP rear camera with Sony Exmor RS IMX135 sensor, 5-piece lens, and dual LED flash
  • 5MP front camera
  • LTE, NFC, Wi-Fi (802.11ac), Bluetooth, USB OTG, IR
  • 3350mAh battery

UP Snap

For photography enthusiasts, Starmobile offers UP Snap, said to be the first Pinoy phone with an UltraPixel camera, which has larger-sized pixels to bring in more light.

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  • 5-inch FWVGA IPS display
  • Android 4.4 Kitkat
  • 1.2GHz quad-core Broadcomm BCM23550M processor
  • 8GB internal storage, microSD up to 32GB
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8MP rear UltraPixel camera
  • 5MP front
  • WiFi, Bluetooth, USB OTG
  • 2900mAh battery
  • dual SIM

Starmobile also changed up their feature phone and smartphone series, with feature phones now marketed under the series Uno, entry-level smartphones called Play, midrange smartphones called Jump, and the flagship series still called Knight. Starmobile tablets remain marketed under the Engage series.

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