OKWU is India based new start-up making itself known with the launch of their first smartphone named ‘OKWU Pi’. It is a budget friendly 4G VoLTE smartphone with very impressive specifications at the price of just Rs. 5999. I don’t know they are offering Dual camera setup and VoLTE specs at such budget price.Just like all other phones in the market it also supports Dual SIM connectivity and is running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS.
There is also a fingerprint sensor placed nicely on the back which is fast enough to unlock the phone in just 0.2 seconds. The phone also comes with U-Tag Bluetooth tag which seems very useful that keeps your belongings and devices connected. If you miss anything, U-Tag can help you locate belongings using a buzzer in close range and the same will also indicated through alerts on your phone in case it goes beyond a certain distance from the smartphone.
OKWU P1 sports a 5 inch HD IPS display offering 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. It is powered up with 1.2GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 64-bit processor accompanied by Mali-T720 GPU and 1GB of RAM> As per storage, we get just 8GB internal memory but this can be expanded up to 32GB using microSD card. Under the hood, the phone Dual Camera setup that includes an 8 Megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a secondary 2 Megapixel camera for capturing sharp images. On the front facing we get a 2 Megapixel camera with LED Flash of its own for making video calls.
For music fans, the phone has FM Radio and 3.5mm audio jack. It supports 4G VoLTE connectivity with other standard options like WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. OKWU has powered the phone with 2000mAh built-in battery.
OKWU Pi Specifications:
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
- Dual SIM support
- 5 inch HD IPS display
- 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
- 1.2GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 64-bit processor
- Mali-T720 GPU
- 1GB of RAM
- 8GB internal storage memory, Expandable up to 32GB using microSD card
- 8 Megapixel rear camera with LED Flash and PDAF along with 2 Megapixel secondary rear camera
- 2 Megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash
- FM Radio and 3.5mm audio jack
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS
- 2000mAh built-in battery
To make the most out of your OKWU P1, you will need some external tools like PC Suite software and USB Driver. You can download these both from below links for free and it takes just one click.USB Driver is very essential because it is the only one that connects your phone with any Windows running computer. You will also need the same if you want to Root or install and any Custom ROM on the same. While on the other hand, PC Suite is a Windows based free application for your phone that lets you perform several important tasks which cannot be done with the phone alone. For example, you can Backup the complete phone on computer including all installed apps, files, folders, SD Data, settings, etc. which can be used to Restore back the device if anything goes wrong with it.
PC Suite also lets you share or Sync important data from the phone such as contacts, messages, emails, notes, appointments, bookmarks, and more between phone and PC. You can also sync these date with programs like MS Outlook as well as with Clouds such as Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, and more. Using the same you can also manage the calendar or notes, apps or SMS, everything from the computer screen itself. Talking about computer, you can get your PC or laptop online instantly by sharing Mobile internet over USB cable using this small tool. It keeps the phone’s firmware as well as all applications updated to the latest version so that you get optimized performance and all latest security patches on your phone. Using this PC Suite you can even sync all your videos, music and pictures between phone and PC. There’s much more you can do. Coming to USB Driver, it is most important because without drivers you just cannot connect your Pepsi smartphone with any computer. It is also very helpful if you want to Root or try out any Custom ROM on the same.