News circulated last month that PepsiCo would be launching smartphone in future. Though it was surprising that a company as huge as Pepsi could deviate into the phone world. The speculations turned out to be true as it has finally been launched in China.
Pepsi is running a crowdfunding Campaign. As the phone is exclusive to Chinese market, Chinese consumers who were able to
acquire the early bird promo were able to get the P1 for US$78. The campaign runs till December 3.
The new Pepsi P1 is designed to run only on the latest Android OS installed on it. The device comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p
resolution display ticking on a MediaTek
1.7GHz octa-core processor with 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory which is expandable upto 64GB with a micro SD.
It comes with a 13-megapixel main camera that’s equipped with a Samsung sensor, and a 5-megapixel camera at the front.
Release date: November 2015
Form factor: Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm): 152.20 x 76.20 x 7.70
Weight (g): 158.00
Battery capacity: (mAh) 3000
Removable battery: No
Colours: Blue, Gold, Silver
Screen size: (inches) 5.50
Resolution: 1080×1920 pixels
Processor: 1.7 GHz Octa-core
Processor make: MediaTek MT6592
Internal storage: 16GB
Expandable storage: Yes expandable storage
up to 64gb
Rear camera: 13-megapixel
Front camera: 5-megapixel
Operating System: Android 5.1
Skin dido: OS 6.1
Wi-Fi standards: supported 802.11 b/g/n
Number of SIMs: 2