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Xolo Q1100

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Micromax and Xolo are the best companies who provide best smartphone range in low price. If you wish to have stylish and trendy phones and do not want to shell out handsome money for smartphones then better check with this two companies phone. Micromax and Xolo provide good smartphone with latest hardware technology in affordable price. Recently both the companies have released their latest smartphones in the market which is stuffed with good and latest technology with good looks and design.

Micromax Canvas Beat A114R and Xolo Q1100 are the flagships of these companies and we will discuss all the features and specs associated with this handset. We will figure out which phone will prove the best phone in terms of every aspect of the smartphone.


Body of both the phones are made of plastic but has good build quality material which offer superior hold on to the body of the phone. Xolo and Micromax both’s flagship comes in dual-SIM feature and they support 2G and 3G networks. If you are moving to the place where LTE network is available then this phone will be no use. Front of the both the phone has display and three capacitive buttons below display, back of the phone has camera and flash. Looks and feel of both Xolo and Micromax’s phone is good as per the price is tagged on this phone.

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All companies try to make efficient and clear display so that even the price of the phone is not high and users get full satisfaction of bright and vivid color display. Micromax Canvas Beat has 5-inch display with technology used is IPS LCD which is capable of producing 16M colors. Display of Canvas Beat has 540 x 960 pixels resolution packed with 220ppi density. Lower the pixel density poorer the display turns and Canvas Beat does not have impressive ppi which means display of the phone is just average with low sunlight legibility and average viewing angle.

Xolo Q1100 comes with 5.0 inches screen and this phone is also stuffed with IPS LCD touchscreen which produces good color reproduction as the screen has properties of supporting 16M colors. 5 inches display of Xolo is packed with 1280×720 pixels and 294ppi pixel density. Resolution and ppi of Xolo is more than Micromax and screen of Q1100 produces good viewing angle and average display features.


If you want to rate the phone, then we look for the performance of the phone. Performance is outcome of powerful hardware configuration which processes all the work with ease. Micromax Canva beat has processor of Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7, 1GB RAM and Broadcom VideoCore IV on Broadcom BCM23550 chipset.

Xolo has given some serious configuration on its flagship. Xolo has tried Snapdragon 400 chipset for its flagship for the first time. On Qualcomm MSM8228 Snapdragon 400 chipset you will have processor of Quad-core 1.4 GHz, GPU of Adreno 305 and RAM of 1GB making the phone to perform well under serious situation like multiple apps handling and playing HD game this phone will not let you down.

If we compare the hardware of both the phones then Xolo is providing the best hardware for smartphones whereas Micromax has used Broadcom chipset which is not impressive against Xolo’s Snapdragon chipset. Xolo Q1100 is given with ample of space too, internal memory of 8GB and further is expandable. Micromax has given with 4GB internal storage and further is expandable.

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Both the smartphone has 8MP camera which captures images at 3264 x 2448 pixels. Both the phones have LED flash but Micromax canvas beat has dual LED flash. Camera feature of both the phones are almost same like Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection on Micromax Canvas Beat and Xolo has HDR and panorama which is extra feature compare to Micromax’s device. Video shot from 8MP of Xolo then you will get full HD resolution and whereas Micromax Canvas beat will have 720p recording resolution. Both the phone has front camera of 2MP which takes care of all video chatting session.

Software and battery:

Xolo Q1100 is running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and on other hand as Canvas Beat is running on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. UI of both the phone is really impressive as it advances the touch and feel of the phone. Battery is an important hardware as it helps the phone to get power to run all day long. When we talk about battery then Xolo Q1100 has 1,900 mAh battery and other Canvas Beat is running on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean which could have much advanced like Xolo phone and has battery backup of 2,000 mAh which is very poor for long hour users.

Battery of the phone should have decent battery life else it will be a great issue to operate phone at longer time. Both the smartphone scores zero mark for battery life of the phone. Average users will do well with this battery configuration but for heavy users it will not be helpful.


Phone is said to be placed in mid-range phone but there are some hardware which is disappointing. Display of both the phones are 5-inch display but resolution and pixel per inch density is very low in Micromax’ new device. Both phones are dual-SIM capable and also have good camera which captures brilliant snaps in outdoor lightning. Only problem with Micromax is very low which serves talk time of just 5 hours and Android OS version of the phone is also outdated. Rest all the features and specs of both the phones are perfect.

If you want to make a choice between these two phones then better go for Xolo Q1100 as it has many features much advanced than Micromax Canvas Beat.

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Xolo has always done something creative, Xolo was the company who brought first Intel atom processor powered smartphone and became the talk of the town. After the split from Lava, it came up with another powerful flagship which was powered with NVIDIA Tegra processor which again became popular in the market. Xolo knows the want of the user and is hitting the market with right potential. Xolo has now announced with new smartphone which will be a budget smartphone but bad news is this time it is neither powered with Intel processor nor NVDIA processor. Xolo has made use of MediaTek and Snapdragon processor which is first preference for all the budget smartphone. Xolo is making use of Snapdragon processor for the first time in its smartphone so again there is something new from Xolo. Xolo at MWC 2014 announced two smartphones Xolo Q1100 and Xolo Q1010 and we will brief both the smartphone in this review.

Xolo Q1010 and Q1100

Both the new flagship from Xolo will come with 5-inch HD display which means the phone is bigger, let’s see what Xolo has given in design of both the phones. Xolo Q1010 in black looks very decent and stylish, Body is plastic but sides of the phone are metal finished strip all around phone. Front of the phone looks very nice due to One Glass Solution technology used by Xolo. Front of the phone have huge screen and above screen you have earpiece, sensors and front camera. Below the screen you have three capacitive buttons and back of the phone reminds one of the BlackBerry phones. Back of the phone has camera with flash on steel finished piece and rest body is black. Black and silver combination looks good. Sides of the phone has power and volume rocker button, above the phone has audio jack of 3.5mm and below has micro USB and microphone pinhole.
Xolo Q1100 also has good body design, body of the phone is matte finished and front of the phone have same One Glass Solution technology. Front of the phone have same large screen and above the screen lies earpiece, sensors and camera and below the screen you see three capacitive touch buttons. Back of the phone is matte finished plastic body but still it does not hold grip on hand. Back has camera unit with flash and speaker of the phone at bottom. Sides of the phone have volume and power buttons. Upper side of the phone has 3.5mm audio jack and below houses with micro USB and microphone pinhole.

Both the phone is been used with IPS technology for its 5-inch display with resolution of 1280×720 pixels. Display of both the phones is good because of compact 294 pixels per inch, which leads to have good and vibrant display. One Glass Solution helps display to have superior look and glossy too. Brightness of the phone is not good as you will not be able to see your display under sunlight. Viewing angle in both the phones is good and allows you too watch clearly from all the sides.

Hardware and Performance:
Xolo Q1010 is powered with 1.3GHz Quad-core processor along with 1GB RAM and Mali-400MP2 on Mediatek MT6582 chipset. With this powerful hardware you will not find any issues while working on your phone or playing games on your phone. Phone can also handle Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean easily with this type of powerful hardware.
Xolo Q1100 is the first Snapdragon powered phone from Xolo which has Quad-core 1.4 GHz processor and Adreno 305 along with 1GB RAM on Qualcomm MSM8228 Snapdragon 400 chipset. Snapdragon is considered to be efficient and powerful chipset for mobile computing and Xolo has made use to make its flagship to perform out of the box. With Snapdragon chipset and hardware configuration you will easily run all the HD games or multi-task your work without any lags or stutters in the performance. Android 4.3 Jelly Bean will add more advantage to run your application efficiently.

Both the phone is given with 8MP camera with flash which clicks picture at more details and shoots video at full HD resolution. Xolo Q1010 and Xolo Q1100 has no difference in camera feature except one Xolo Q1100 has BSI sensor which clicks image more vibrant and sharp than Xolo Q1010. Both the phone has 2MP camera at front which will help you to make video call easily.

Xolo has given out with powerful battery backup to on its flagship. Xolo Q1010 has 2250 mAh battery which will help you to make more than 18 hours talk time on 2G network and more than 9 hours in 3G networks. Xolo Q1100 has battery of 2000 mAh battery which serves your phone with 24 hours of talktime on 2G network and more than 12 hours at 3G networks. Phone in terms of figure do not have much power but according to Xolo and estimated results of the battery backup is just incredible. Phone will be perfect for heavy users as well.

Xolo has released very good smartphone with very good features and hardware. Both the phones have good body design and display. Hardware part is also placed smartly on both the phones by Xolo. Making use of Snapdragon chipset is good move by Xolo which will attract the eye of world. Xolo Q1010 has inbuilt storage of 4GB which should have equal to Q1100 which has 8GB inbuilt storage. Battery is not powerful but the result of both the smartphone is surprising. Overall it is a best budget phone by Xolo.