UMi Fair – most affordable smartphone with fingerprint scanner launched at $99

With fingerprint scanners on smartphones becoming a fast picking trend, UMi has now launched the UMi Fair, which is touted to be the most affordable smartphone with a fingerprint sensor.


UMi has announced the launch of the UMi Fair, which is the company’s latest affordable smartphone with a metal frame and a smooth polycarbonate back. The device has a 5 inch IPS display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1 GHz quad core MediaTek processor with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The UMi Fair has a 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with Sony IMX164 sensor, f/2.2 aperture and dual LED flash. There is also a front facing 2 MP camera. The device runs on the Android Lollipop version with a 2000 mAh battery. The handset is priced at just $99 (approx. Rs. 6500) and is available in White and Black colour options.

UMi Fair specs:

  • 5.0 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.0 GHz quad core MediaTek MT6735 processor
  • Mali-T720 MP2 GPU
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 2 MP front facing camera
  • Android v5.1 Lollipop
  • 2000 mAh battery