Back in July, Mozilla had announced Spice and Intex as its hardware partners to launch Firefox OS smartphones in India. Today, the former has launched its first Firefox smartphone called the Spice Fire One Mi FX 1. The ultra-affordable smartphone is priced at Rs 2,299 and will be officially unveiled by the company a week from today on August 29. Also Read - China-based Transsion now eying India smartphone marketAlso Read - Spice Mobility to invest up to Rs 25 crore in AnyTimeLoan.in
As far as specifications are concerned, the Spice Fire One Mi FX 1 sports a 3.5-inch HVGA display and is powered by a 1GHz processor. Also featured is 1.3-megapixel rear camera, VGA front-facing camera, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card support, 2G support, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Also Read - Spice Stellar Glide Mi 438 launched with dual 3G SIM support for Rs 5,199: Specifications, features and comparison
Aimed at first-time smartphone users, the device is pre-loaded with apps like Facebook and Twitter, and also features a Marketplace where users will be able to find new apps. The Spice Fire One Mi FX 1 will be exclusively available on Snapdeal at the beginning, with other retail stores to follow soon after.