Founded in 2011 by ex-Nokia employees, Jolla is all set to unveil its first device in India on 23rd September 2014. The company was founded in 2011, the device is going to be their first launch in India since its inception. As we reported earlier, Jolla smartphone will be available exclusively on Snapdeal.
The smartphone runs the Sailfish operating system which is deemed to be open source. It is also believed to support multitasking which will allow users to run multiple apps on the same screen. The device features a 4.5-inch qHD display with 5-point multi-touch with Corning’s Gorilla Glass 2 protection. It is powered by a 1.4GHz quad-core processor and 1GB RAM. It also features an 8-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front shooter.
It is also capable of running Android apps which you can download via Yandex and Aptoide Stores and other third-party Android marketplaces. The USP of Sailfish OS is, it is completely gesture based which supports swipes and shortcuts and simultaneously have a customisable user interface.
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