Cherry Mobile launches the Flare in the Philippines, a 4-inch ICS phone with Snapdragon S4 for $100

by: Bams SadewoOctober 30, 2012

With a wide range of affordable Android smartphones under its belt, those in the Philippines are pretty familiar with Cherry Mobile’s name. The latest addition to its lineup is sure to cement Cherry’s status among budget-conscious buyers.

The company has introduced its newest dual-SIM smartphone, the Cherry Mobile Flare.

The Cherry Mobile Flare boasts a 4-inch IPS display with 800 x 480 resolution, which is just about the standard for a low- to mid-range phone these days. What puts it ahead from other budget offerings in the market is the use of a dual-core 1.2GHz Snapdragon S4 processor. Here are the complete specs of the Cherry Mobile Flare:

  • 4-inch IPS WVGA display
  • 1.2GHz Qualcomm MSM8225 Snapdragon S4 processor
  • 512MB RAM
  • 4GB onboard storage
  • microSD support (up to 32GB)
  • 5MP rear camera
  • VGA front-facing camera
  • Dual-SIM, Dual-Standby
  • 1,600mAh battery
  • Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

As for the the cherry on top, the Flare will be out in mid-November for Php3,999 (US$97).  We have to say that that’s one amazing price for this rather delicious piece of Android offering. Agree?

Will the Cherry Mobile Flare  go straight to your wish list?