Alongside the RIO 2 Lite, MyPhone has officially announced its update to the bestselling RIO smartphone - the new RIO 2. For only Php5,499 (SRP), the RIO 2 package is now available nationwide and comes with a free Globe SIM that has free 100MB data every month for one year just like the company’s Android One device, the Uno.
The MyPhone RIO 2 features the same 5-inch IPS HD display and now with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The processor is a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek processor paired with 1GB of RAM and 8GB internal storage (expandable up to 64GB). The device also packs a much larger battery of 2,800mAh up from 2,000mAh. MyPhone RIO 2 and ships with Android 5.0 Lollipop with My OS 1.0 UI.
On the camera side, the MyPhone RIO 2 camera has been upgraded to 8MP Sony sensor + Blue Glass technology for the main camera, while the front facing camera is an upgraded 5MP from 2MP.
MyPhone RIO 2 Specs
Dual micro-SIM / Dual-Standby
Android 5.0 (Lollipop) with My OS 1.0 UI
1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6582 processor
5.0-inch HD (1280x720) IPS display, 294ppi
294ppi with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Mali-400 MP2 GPU
1GB of RAM
8GB of internal storage
microSD support up to 64GB
8MP AF Sony sensor + Blue Glass rear camera w/ LED flash
5MP fixed-focus front-facing camera
Tri-band GSM / 3G/HSPA+ Enabled
Bluetooth 4.0 / microUSB 2.0 (No USB-OTG)
WiFi / WiFi Hotspot / Miracast support
GPS with A-GPS support
Li-Po 2,800mAh battery (non-removable)
Price: Php5,499 (Official SRP)
Availability / Release Date: Out Now!
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Source: MyPhone (Facebook)