Obi Worldphone SF1 with 5 inch full HD display and 4G LTE launched in India for Rs. 11999

Days after revealing its plans to enter the Indian smartphone market, Obi Worldphone has now launched the Obi Worldphone SF1 in the country.


Obi has announced the launch of the Obi Worldphone SF1, having asymmetrical design with squared-off top and a curved bottom. The device has a 5 inch JDI In-Cell IPS 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection, oleophobic coating and resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone is powered by an octa core Snapdragon 615 processor and is available in two variants – one with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of storage and the other with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of storage.

The Obi Worldphone SF1 has 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with Sony IMX214 sensor, f/2.0 aperture and LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera with LED flash. The device runs on the Android Lollipop version with a massive 3000 mAh battery. The phone has dual SIM support with 4G LTE connectivity. The handset is priced at Rs. 11999 for the 2 GB variant and Rs. 13999 for the 3 GB variant. The device would go on sale on December 7 exclusively on NDTV Gadgets 360.

Speaking about the Obi Worldphone SF1, John Sculley, Co-founder, Obi Worldphone, said, “Smartphones have emerged as one of the world’s greatest cultural tools for communication, entertainment and connection. Globally, for many people, the smartphone serves as a highly personal device that lifts up their lives. Obi has taken the best of Silicon Valley – creating a new standard for design, craftsmanship and performance, the SF1 seamlessly blends premium materials with the state-of-the-art technology to offer consumers an unmatched mobile experience at attractive prices. Our efficient cost structure and broad distribution combine to present a compelling value proposition that helps our customers achieve their aspirations.”

Obi Worldphone SF1 specs:

  • 5.0 inch display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Android v5.0.2 Lollipop
  • 3000 mAh battery