Obi Octopus S520 with octa core MediaTek processor launched in India for Rs. 11990

Months after announcing its entry to the Indian smartphone market, Obi Mobiles has launched its first smartphone – the Obi Octopus S520.


Obi Mobiles, which was founded by former Apple CEO, John Sculley, has announced the launch of the Obi Octopus S520 in India. The device has a 5 inch display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by an octa core MediaTek processor clocked at 1.7 GHz along with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The Obi Octopus S520 has an 8 MP rear facing auto focus camera with LED flash. There is also a front facing 2 MP camera. The device runs on the latest Android KitKat version with an 1800 mAh battery. The phone has support for dual SIM with 3G connectivity. The handset is priced at Rs. 11990 and comes bundled with a free flip cover, screen guard and in-ear headset.

Speaking about the Obi Octopus S520, Ajay Sharma, CEO, Obi Mobiles – India, said, “S520 is a beautifully designed product. It is engineered to highest quality specifications to reliably deliver a superior performance. This flagship device is an affirmation of our stated commitment to extend the best in class smartphone experience. From hardware specifications to the quality of accessories there are no compromises whatsoever, because we know our young customers conduct their lives around their smartphones.”

Obi Octopus S520 specs:

  • 5 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.7 GHz octa core MediaTek MT6592 processor
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB internal memory
  • 8 MP primary camera
  • 2 MP front facing camera
  • Google Android v4.4 KitKat
  • 1800 mAh battery