Creo, a Bangalore-based startup recently entered the lucrative Indian smartphone market with the launch its flagship device, the Creo Mark 1. The startup plans to build up its customer base not only with the aid of powerful specs, but also with the promise of providing a new over-the-air update for its phone every month. The brand is also offering to gift a mobile cover free of cost to first 2000 users who purchase it from the company website.
If you have liked the idea of a new UI every month, and planning to buy the Creo Mark 1, then read on to see how the smartphone fairs on other fronts. Here, we have explained about creo mark 1 specifications and creo mark 1 features reviews.
Design and Display
The Creo Mark 1 comes encased in a stylish black metal body which is quite slim at just 8mm. It flaunts a 5.5-inch large LCD display and a pixel density of 534 ppi that helps in retaining sharp picture quality despite of the large screen size. The screen comes guarded by Gorilla glass v3. The volume and power buttons are all on the right, while the three buttons below the display can be customized according to your needs. One major issue with the built is its glossy back panel which seem to attract a lot of fingerprints although not a major as it can be avoided with a stylish back cover.
Configuration and OS
This device features an impressive 3GB RAM which comes bundled with a 1.95GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6795 processor. Both of them combined together results into a lag-free performance even with heavy apps. With most of the hardware almost identical across Android devices, manufacturers have no option but to try and tweak the software to make it look different. The smartphone’s another major highlight is Fuel OS, which not only manages to deliver a fresh software experience, but also retains the familiarity of Android.
Camera and Connectivity
In this Creo Mark 1 reviews, features an incredible 21MP main camera, which is quite impressive for a phone priced below Rs 20,000. The camera features include Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Touch to focus etc. It is accompanied with an 8MP camera on the front with features such as 3D Photos, Live Photo mode, and Beautify. The device support a dual SIM connectivity with other options being Wi-Fi with hotspot, 3G, 4G, Bluetooth, GPS etc.
Sensors included in this phone are Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope. A major drawback here is its lack of Finger Print Sensor which has become a mainstream feature for a device in this range. It comes with a whole lot of other features. A few of them worth mentionable are Sense – lets you find anything on the phone, Smart Forwarding – forwards calls to another SIM if one is unreachable, Retriever – sends an email if another SIM is inserted in your device, Echo – a voice mail sort of service which can work with any service provider and many more.
This device is powered by a 3,100 mAh li-polymer non-removable battery which seems a little less as most device in its range today are equipped with comparatively better batteries.
The Creo Mark 1 comes loaded with all the features one expects in a creo mark 1 prices-20k smartphone. It offers a great camera, powerful configuration, customized OS, metallic body and wide variety of useful features. Though it has some minor issues e.g. lack of a fingerprint sensor, but overall the phone worths the investment. For those worrying about servicing of this device, Creo has service centers present in 96 cities spread over 106 locations. You can also chat with the customer service by typing “CREO Support” in the aforementioned Sense.