XOLO 8X-1000 with octa-core processor and new Hive UI announced for Rs. 13999

After the initial teasers about the new Hive UI developed by Xolo, the company has now launched the first handset running the new UI – the Xolo 8X-1000.


Xolo has announced its latest smartphone – the Xolo 8X-1000, which comes with the new Hive UI. The device has a 5 inch IPS display with ASAHI Dragon trail glass protection and resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by octa core MediaTek processor clocked at 1.4 GHz along with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Xolo 8X-1000 has an 8 MP rear facing auto focus camera with EXMOR R Sensor, f/2.0 aperture and LED flash. There is also a front facing 2 MP camera. The device runs on the latest Android KitKat version with a layer of the Hive UI, which comes with theme support, Fusion X media player, brand new launcher, integrated contacts, and more. The handset is priced at Rs. 13999 and would be available from next week.

XOLO 8X-1000 specs:

  • 5 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.4 GHz octa core MediaTek MT6592M processor
  • Mali 450-MP4 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 8 MP primary camera
  • 2 MP front facing camera
  • Google Android v4.4 KitKat
  • 1920 mAh battery