UMi is a Chinese smartphone maker who released UMi Iron Pro and UMi Hammer S in the past. Both of them gave good value for the money and also acclaimed in the market. Now, UMi comes with a budget range of $100 smartphone called UMi Rome. UMi Rome is aimed at the best value for low price. As there are a big gap in the budget $100 smartphones, UMi now filled that gap and also with the best ever specification for such low price.
It is confirmed that UMi Rome will be loaded with MTK 6753 Octa Core CPU with clock speed up to 1.3 GHz. GPU also with the best of all in the mid range Mali T720. And unbelievably it is going to be shipped with a 3GB RAM and 16GB ROM. None of the under $100 smartphones have 3GB RAM and an Octa-core CPU, so far we know. Along with 16GB Internal storage, expandable external storage option of up to 64GB with TF card slot is added.
It also features a 5.5-inch wide screen with 2.5D arc display. It also has Sony IMX164 Rear Camera believed to be a 13 megapixel one and a 2-megapixel front camera. Rear camera supported with dual LED flash light and autofocus. It is also going to be loaded with the Android 5.1 Lollipop OS which is the latest of Android OS.
WiFi, 4G and 3G connectivity options are available to connect with The internet. It has a 2500mAh battery which is good for one-day full usage without the need to charge in between. The design is going to be slim with a 7.9mm thickness.
UMi Rome is very impressive with the specifications released. Octa core CPU and 3GB RAM is something we usually seen in $170-250 range smartphones. UMi is breaking the trend of low price budget smartphones with giving more value. The price of UMi Rome smartphone is expected to be $89.99, as the reports stated. UMi Rome is going to be the next hit in the flagship budget smartphone as most of their specifications are better than the previous hits Ulefone Paris and Cubot X15.