Jivi Mobiles Launches OPUS S3 Budget Smartphone in India for Rs. 6,499

Jivi Mobiles Launches OPUS S3 Budget Smartphone in India for Rs. 6,499

Jivi Mobiles Launches OPUS S3 Budget Smartphone in India for Rs. 6,499

by January 8, 2019

Jivi OPUS S3

Domestic smartphone brand Jivi Mobiles has launched a new budget phone in India dubbed as OPUS S3. It is the first phone from the company’s OPUS series which has premium holographic back.

OPUS S3 Price in India

Being a budget smartphone, the Opus S3 price in India is set at Rs. 6,499.

“After the success of Extreme series, it is the second range of smart phones for the mid segment buyers who wish to have a fully equipped smart phone that justifies full value for money, at this price. Opus series is especially dedicated to the youth and is very stylish, elegant and has holographic 3D effect which will surely complement their style statement. Our vision is to provide the best of quality standards coupled with the latest features and contemporary design at a price point which no one else is operating on”, said Mr. Harsh Vardhan, Marketing Head, Jivi Mobiles in a press statement for the launch of OPUS S3.

OPUS S3 Features and Specifications

The dual-SIM (4G+4G) phone runs Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box and is backed by a 3,000mAh capacity battery with support for fast charging. The battery can provide Standby time of 24 hours 22 minutes and Talk time of 12 hours, as claimed by the company. It features a full view (18:9) display. In terms of memory, there’s 2GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage. The storage is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. In terms of security, the phone features Face Unlock as well as rear mounted fingerprint sensor.

In the camera department, you get a 13MP + 13MP dual camera set up on the back which offers Bokeh mode, stickers, scene detection, time lapse short, GIF and touch to shoot. There’s a 5MP camera on the front for selfies and video calls. The front camera also sports a flash.

It will be interesting to see how the company manages to combat the competition from the likes of domestic players such as Micromax, Intex as well as Chinese players such as Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi etc.

Key Specifications

  • Full view (18:9) display
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 16GB of onboard storage (128GB expandable)
  • 13MP + 13MP dual rear camera
  • 5MP selfie camera
  • 3,000mAh battery capacity
  • Android 8.1 Oreo operating system