Quad-core phone? Oh, you’re so last year. How about one of these new Kazam phones, with 8 cores? Better yeah?
There’s not long to wait either, these will be available across Europe from Q2, although we don’t currently have details on any networks.
Meet the new Tornado range, yet more phones from the ex-HTC guys at Kazam. This time there’s two phones in the range, one has a 5″ screen whilst the other has a 5.5″ unit. They have 1.7GHz octa-core processors, a 13 megqpixel rear camera and a 5 megapixel front camera.
Powered by Android 4.2, they both have dual SIM capability (one normal sized SIM and one micro SIM. Other details include 16GB ROM, 2GB RAM, WiFi and a microSD slot for 32GB more storage. Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and an FM radio also feature, although there’s no NFC.
We’ll be getting a full hands-on very soon indeed. Meanwhile, James Atkins, CMO, KAZAM tells us..
More to follow. …
KAZAM announce first octo-core phones
Two phones in new KAZAM Tornado2 range
MWC, Barcelona, 25th February 2014 – KAZAM, the European mobile brand, today announces the launch of its first octo-core smartphones. The two new handsets, the KAZAM Tornado2 5.5 and the KAZAM Tornado2 5.0 are the hero devices in the KAZAM portfolio, due to launch across Europe in Q2.
The top of the range KAZAM Tornado2 5.5 boasts the following features:
1.7Ghz octo-core processor
5.5 inch IPS touchscreen display
13 MP rear camera / 5MP front camera
“We are excited to launch the first KAZAM octo-core phones at the world’s largest mobile trade show. The KAZAM Tornado2 range delivers the ultimate mobile experience for those who demand a lot from their phone, it is a master of multi-tasking.” said Michael Coombes, CEO, KAZAM.
Today’s announcement follows news of KAZAM’s first LTE phone, the KAZAM Thunder2 4.5L. In addition, KAZAM announced the KAZAM Thunder2, KAZAM Trooper2 and KAZAM Life ranges, providing people with a choice of phones at disruptive price points.
James Atkins, CMO, KAZAM added, “KAZAM is proud to be launching its new flagship smartphones, completing the full current KAZAM portfolio. For KAZAM, our focus is on more than just the product. All KAZAM smartphones, including the new octo-core phones, come with KAZAM Rescue and cracked screen replacement.”
The new KAZAM Tornado2 range will be available across Europe – with country specific announcements made to coincide with in-store availability.
Keep an eye on http://www.kazam.mobi for updates