The Niki chatbot listens to various commands and can fetch you services like movie tickets, make travel arrangements or hail a cab.

Zopo Speed X launched with Indian-built AI assistant Niki and dual camera
Atom Tech Shorts Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 09:36

Zopo Mobile’s latest release for the Indian market is the Zopo Speed X. Though the details about the price at which the device will be sold and the date on which the phone will reach the resellers have not been disclosed, most other information on the Zopo Speed X has been revealed.

There is an Indian connection to this device as well. The Niki chatbot that the device comes with has been developed by a company Niki, which has received funding from Ratan Tata.

The Zopo Speed X has a 5-inch full HD display and the glass protection to the screen is a 2.5D curved glass. The display resolution is 1080x1920 and the pixel density an appreciable 441ppi.

The main engine under the hood is a MediaTek MT6753 octa-core processor that gets adequate processing support from 3GB RAM and 32GB internal memory storage capacity. The microSD slot enables the user to expand the phone’s storage to 128GB.

The camera setup is also interesting in that in the rear, there is a dual camera arrangement with a 13MP sensor and another 2MP sensor for deeper vision shots. The front camera for taking selfies with this Zopo Speed X smartphone is also of 13MP. There is the LED flash support for the f/2.0 aperture lens.

The operating system is the latest Android Nougat 7.0 out of the box and as mentioned, the AI-based Niki chatbot is a unique feature with this phone.

According to the company executives, the chatbot can comply with many of your commands and fetch you online services like movie tickets and make travel arrangements and hail a cab. One can only personally experience these to know how useful and effective these digital assistants are.

The Zopo Speed X has been fitted with a moderate 2680mAh battery that is non-removable. The connectivity options are all available, including 4G VoLTE.

To top it all, there is a square shaped fingerprint sensor in the rear panel of the phone and it is claimed that the phone can be unlocked in just 0.16 seconds.

The flagship smartphone from Zopo is being released in four different colors; two shades of Gold, Orchid and Royale, Charcoal Black and Space Grey.

As mentioned, the date of release and pricing details are awaited.

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