At a price of Php 6,590, the Starmobile Quest sports a 4.5-inch qHD 540 x 960p IPS OGS display with full lamination. It runs on Qualcomm MSM8212 Snapdragon 200 that is clocked with a 1.2GHz quad-core processor along with Adreno 302 GPU, 1GB of RAM and 2000mAh Li-Ion battery for the phone’s performance.
On the design and construction side of things, its body measures 137x66.3x9.8mm and weighs 127g. This gives a light feeling on your hand. It has better ergonomics than most of the devices clouding the market lately with their large phablet-sized body.
Memory-wise, the device gives you 4GB with microSD support of up to 32GB. Starmobile is highlighting its camera capabilities with this new handset. It’s equipped with 12MP main camera with autofocus, Sony sensor with BSI and f2.0 aperture that will perform well in low-light situations and will provide a shallow depth of field to isolate and punctuate your subject. The front-facing camera will also have a nice 5MP Toshiba labelled sensor for your selfie needs.
This handheld rides on 3G/HSPA+ network and it’ll have WiFi, WiFi Hotspot and Bluetooth. Its dual micro-SIM support is also both 3G enabled. The phone runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean operating system; and bundles itself along with other interesting goodies like the Qualcomm Snapdragon Audio+ that’s pre-installed with customizable equalizer for an improved sound and Noise cancellation that blocks unnecessary sounds in the background while you’re taking calls.
Starmobile Quest is a wise buy in the midrange mobile phone market with commendable performance, features and quality camera sensors which will enhance users’ mobile experience. It is now available nationwide in white, red and black colors that goes with a free screen protector and case when you buy the new Starmobile Quest.
Starmobile Quest Specs
137 x 66.3 x 9.8mm, 127g
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
4.5-inch IPS, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
qHD 540 x 960 pixels resolution, 245ppi
Qualcomm MSM8212 Snapdragon 200 chipset
1.2GHz Quad Core ARM Cortex A7 CPU, Adreno 302 GPU,
1GB RAM/4G ROM
microSD, up to 32 GB
12MP, autofocus, Sony Sensor, BSI, f2.0 aperture rear camera
5MP Toshiba Sensor front-facing camera
microUSB v2.0 port & 3.5 mm audio jack
3G/HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
Bluetooth, GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Dual microSIM, Dual 3G Standby
Li-Ion 2,000mAh non-removable battery