comscore InFocus Epic 1 with deca-core processor launched in India, priced at Rs 12,999: Specifications, features
News

InFocus Epic 1 with deca-core processor launched in India, priced at Rs 12,999: Specifications, features

InFocus Epic 1-press image

InFocus, a company synonymous with projectors, entered the Indian smartphone market back in 2015 with its M2. The device was targeted at the budget conscious consumers in India and got most of its features right. Moving ahead, the company announced a range of smartphones which were a mixed bag of features and looks. Now the US-based smartphone maker has added an all-new affordable device to its portfolio. After teasing it on social media for days, InFocus took the wraps off its Epic 1 smartphone today in India. The InFocus Epic 1 is priced at Rs 12,999, and it will sell exclusively on Amazon India starting October 25. Also Read - InFocus launches phone with 'dualfie' capability in India

Also Read - InFocus Vision 3 Pro launched in India, priced at Rs 10,999

The InFocus Epic 1 is also the company s first smartphone to be powered by a deca-core processor. At the given price, InFocus claims it to be the most affordable 10 core processor smartphone. The smartphone competes with similarly priced devices like the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3, Coolpad Note 5, and LeEco Le2. The InFocus Epic 1 brings on board a contemporary but rival-inspired design and features like the USB Type-C. Also Read - InFocus Vision 3 Pro with face unlock feature expected to launch on April 18

InFocus Epic 1 specifications

The InFocus Epic 1 is a full -metal unibody smartphone measuring 153x76x8.4 mm and weighing 160 grams. It features a 5.5-inch full HD 1080p LTPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass on top for protection. It is powered by a MediaTek Helio MT6797M deca-core processor that is coupled with 3GB of RAM and Mali T880 MP4 GPU. The smartphone further comes with 32GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.

In terms of camera, the InFocus Epic 1 features a 16-megapixel f/2.0 rear camera with PDAF and dual-color LED flash. For selfie enthusiasts, the smartphone comes with an 8-megapixel front camera with f/1.8 aperture and 82-degree wide view angle. The smartphone comes with a burst mode that is said to capture 30 shots in less than two seconds. It further offers support for video recording in slow motion and 4K resolution.

Keeping the smartphone running is a 3,000mAh battery which is supported by quick charge. As is the slowly growing standard, the smartphone comes with a USB Type-C port for power and data exchange. Similar to the competing Xiaomi Redmi Note 3, the InFocus Epic 1 also sports a symmetrically-placed circular rear fingerprint sensor. ALSO READ: InFocus Epic 1 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 vs LeEco Le 2 vs Coolpad Note 5: Price, specifications and features

Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 a b/g/n/ac, IR Blaster, and USB Type-C. Other features include a rear fingerprint sensor and dual-SIM support. It is to be noted that the InFocus Epic 1 comes with a hybrid slot which means a user can either insert a second SIM or a microSD card for storage enhancement.

Competitor Xiaomi Redmi 3 also features full-metal body and a rear fingerprint sensor. It comes with a 5.5-inch full HD display and under the hood Snapdragon 650, 64-bit hexa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz and coupled with 3GB of RAM. It further comes with a 16-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel selfie camera. The smartphone is also 4G VoLTE enabled and offers dual-SIM support. The smartphone comes with a larger 4,050mAh battery while the InFocus Epic 1 includes a 3,000mAh battery. ALSO READ: InFocus Epic 1 hands-on and first impressions: Affordable smartphone with a deca-core processor

The Coolpad Note 5, priced a little less at Rs 10,999, comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p display and under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 Octa-Core 64-bit processor clocked at 1.5GHz and coupled with 4GB of RAM. It includes 32GB of internal storage but offers expansion via microSD card. It sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and dual LED flash. For selfies, it comes with an 8-megapixel front snapper with LED flash. The Coolpad Note 5 draws its juice from a 4,010mAh battery.

The LeEco Le 2, on the other hand, is also priced at Rs 11,999 but doesn t offer storage expansion over its in-built 32GB storage. Also a USB Type-C based smartphone, the Le 2 comes with a 16-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture with PDAF and dual-tone LED flash. In the front is an 8-megapixel camera similar to the InFocus Epic 1, but the latter is offering users storage expansion which the Le 2 is not. The Le 2 boasts a 5.5-inch full HD display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 652, octa-core processor clocked at 1.8 GHz and coupled with 3GB of RAM. Keeping the device running is a 3,000mAh battery.

We have spent some time with the new InFocus Epic 1 and here are our first impressions and detailed comparison with the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 , LeEco Le 2, and Coolpad 5.

For the latest tech news across the world, latest PC and Mobile games, tips & tricks, top-notch gadget reviews of most exciting releases follow BGR India’s Facebook, Twitter, subscribe our YouTube Channel. Also follow us on  Facebook Messenger for latest updates.
  • Published Date: October 24, 2016 7:23 PM IST
  • Updated Date: October 24, 2016 7:23 PM IST


You Might be Interested

InFocus Epic 1

12999

Buy Now
Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Inlife UI 2.0
MediaTek Helio X20 Deca Core (Dual A72 2.1GHz + Quad A53 1.9GHz + Quad A53 1.4GHz) Processor
16MP with F2.0 Hybrid PDAF, dual-color LED flash

new arrivals in india

Realme 8i
Realme 8i

13,999

Realme 8s 5G
Realme 8s 5G

17,999

Xiaomi Redmi 10 Prime
Xiaomi Redmi 10 Prime

12,499

Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G
Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G

35,999

Samsung Galaxy M32 5G
Samsung Galaxy M32 5G

20,999

Vivo Y33s
Vivo Y33s

17,990

Realme C21Y
Realme C21Y

8,999

Vivo Y21
Vivo Y21

15,490

Realme GT Master Edition
Realme GT Master Edition

25,999

Realme GT 5G
Realme GT 5G

37,999

Itel A48
Itel A48

6,399

Motorola Edge 20
Motorola Edge 20

29,999

Motorola Edge 20 Fusion
Motorola Edge 20 Fusion

21,499

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3

84,999

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3

1,49,999

Samsung Galaxy A12 (Exynos)
Samsung Galaxy A12 (Exynos)

13,999

Nokia C20 Plus
Nokia C20 Plus

8,999

Vivo Y53s
Vivo Y53s

19,490

Tecno Pova 2
Tecno Pova 2

10,999

Infinix Smart 5A
Infinix Smart 5A

6,499

Micromax In 2b
Micromax In 2b

8,999

Vivo Y72 5G
Vivo Y72 5G

20,990

Tecno Camon 17
Tecno Camon 17

12,999

Tecno Camon 17 Pro
Tecno Camon 17 Pro

16,999

Realme C11 2021
Realme C11 2021

6,999

Oppo Reno6 Pro 5G
Oppo Reno6 Pro 5G

39,990

Oppo Reno6 5G
Oppo Reno6 5G

29,990

Samsung Galaxy M21 2021
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021

12,499

OnePlus Nord 2
OnePlus Nord 2

27,999

Poco F3 GT
Poco F3 GT

27,999

Samsung Galaxy A22 5G
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G

19,999

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10T 5G
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10T 5G

13,999

Samsung Galaxy F22
Samsung Galaxy F22

12,499

Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite
Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite

21,999

Infinix Note 10 Pro
Infinix Note 10 Pro

16,999

Infinix Note 10
Infinix Note 10

10,999

Vivo Y73
Vivo Y73

20,990

OnePlus Nord CE 5G
OnePlus Nord CE 5G

22,999

iQOO Z3
iQOO Z3

19,990

Realme C25s
Realme C25s

9,999

Poco M3 Pro 5G
Poco M3 Pro 5G

13,999

Realme X7 Max 5G
Realme X7 Max 5G

26,999

Oppo F19
Oppo F19

18,990

Motorola Moto G40 Fusion
Motorola Moto G40 Fusion

13,999

POCO M2 Reloaded
POCO M2 Reloaded

9,499

OPPO A74 5G
OPPO A74 5G

17,990

Oppo A53s 5G
Oppo A53s 5G

14,990

Vivo V21 5G
Vivo V21 5G

29,990

Realme C25
Realme C25

9,499

Realme C21
Realme C21

7,999

Realme C20
Realme C20

6,799

Motorola Moto G60
Motorola Moto G60

17,999

iQOO 7
iQOO 7

31,990

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G

21,999

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra

69,999

Xiaomi Mi 11X Pro 5G
Xiaomi Mi 11X Pro 5G

39,999

Xiaomi Mi 11X
Xiaomi Mi 11X

29,999

Realme 8 5G
Realme 8 5G

13,999

Samsung Galaxy F02s
Samsung Galaxy F02s

8,999

Samsung Galaxy F12
Samsung Galaxy F12

10,999

POCO X3 Pro
POCO X3 Pro

18,999

Realme 8 Pro
Realme 8 Pro

17,999

Realme 8
Realme 8

14,999

Vivo X60 Pro Plus
Vivo X60 Pro Plus

69,990

Vivo X60 Pro
Vivo X60 Pro

49,990

Vivo X60
Vivo X60

37,990

OnePlus 9 Pro 5G
OnePlus 9 Pro 5G

64,999

OnePlus 9R 5G
OnePlus 9R 5G

39,999

OnePlus 9 5G
OnePlus 9 5G

49,999

Samsung Galaxy A72
Samsung Galaxy A72

34,999

Samsung Galaxy A52
Samsung Galaxy A52

26,499

Micromax In 1
Micromax In 1

10,499

Asus ROG Phone 5
Asus ROG Phone 5

49,999

Samsung Galaxy M12
Samsung Galaxy M12

10,999

Motorola Moto G30
Motorola Moto G30

10,999

Motorola Moto G10 Power
Motorola Moto G10 Power

9,999

Oppo F19 Pro Plus 5G
Oppo F19 Pro Plus 5G

25,990

Oppo F19 Pro
Oppo F19 Pro

21,490

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro Max
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro Max

18,999

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro

15,999

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10

11,999

Realme Narzo 30A
Realme Narzo 30A

8,999

Realme Narzo 30 Pro
Realme Narzo 30 Pro

16,999

Infinix Smart 5
Infinix Smart 5

7,199

Samsung Galaxy F62
Samsung Galaxy F62

23,999

Samsung Galaxy A12
Samsung Galaxy A12

12,999

Nokia 5.4
Nokia 5.4

13,999

Nokia 3.4
Nokia 3.4

11,999

Realme X7 Pro 5G
Realme X7 Pro 5G

29,999

Realme X7
Realme X7

19,999

Vivo Y31
Vivo Y31

16,490

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G

35,990

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G

1,05,999

Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus 5G
Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus 5G

81,999

Samsung Galaxy S21 5G
Samsung Galaxy S21 5G

69,999

Vivo Y12s
Vivo Y12s

9,990

Vivo Y51A
Vivo Y51A

17,990

Samsung Galaxy M02s
Samsung Galaxy M02s

8,999

Xiaomi Mi 10i
Xiaomi Mi 10i

21,999

Oppo A15s
Oppo A15s

11,490

Best Sellers