Looking for an Android smartphone but have a feature phone budget? Don't worry because Cherry Mobile has your back.
Candy TV is the new kid on the Android bargain block, but don't be deceived by its low cost because it boasts a handful of features...and a few more surprises. Yes, It's not very powerful, but it adjusts with your messaging and social networking needs. And it is pretty, your friends will surely notice.
Google's Android operating system has evolved more rapidly than any other mobile platform, but its affordability is the main reason for its worldwide success. Filipinos love Android because it gives them access to applications that permit deeper level of control and monitoring without requiring technical know-how to set up. And if we could do it all over again, we would still choose our little green friend.
Equipped with Android Gingerbread 2.3 and access to Google Play, Candy TV offers an innovative and affordable smartphone experience. It's not the most sophisticated of all the handsets, but for smartphone first-timers, it will do just fine.
The first thing you will notice is the screen. Candy TV has a stunning 3.5-inch IPS Capacitive LCD. This means you get more accurate colors, and its bright enough to be clearly visible at high noon – even when viewing your phone's screen from the side.
Designed to be both easy to use and own, the device is loaded with 1 GHz processor, 2 megapixel digital camera that also record videos, 256MB RAM and 512 MB internal memory that is expandable up to 32GB with MicroSD. It has Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, motion sensor, FM radio, music player, built-in speakers and mobile TV: now you can enjoy your favorite TV shows on-the-go.
There is also, of course, access to all the essential Google services. And with Candy TV's long battery life, users can get more hours of talk time and mobile entertainment.
Not everyone is looking to spend a lot of money on the latest high-end smartphone. If you are eyeing for an affordable touchscreen phone to watch your favorite TV programs, to listen to music and occasionally to surf the Web, Candy TV is a more competent device.
Cherry Mobile Candy TV, priced at Php3,299, comes with a travel charger, a 3.5 mm hands-free headset, and a USB data cable. It is now available at all Cherry Mobile stores, kiosks and accredited dealers nationwide.