Xolo Play 8X-1000 with Hive UI Coming in First Week of August

Xolo Play 8X-1000 with Hive UI Coming in First Week of August

Xolo is going to launch a new smartphone with Android based new interface HIVE UI. The company posted the details of the upcoming handset and said that it will be called Play 8X-1000. No specifications are revealed yet but it is rumored that it will be powered by octa core processor.

Mumbai: Xolo is teasing its upcoming HIVE UI since a couple of weeks. Now the company seems to be getting ready to launch its first smartphone that is based on the new interface. Play 8X-1000, this is the upcoming smartphone of Xolo with new interface, as per the details posted on the Facebook page of the company.


Xolo Play 8X-100 is likely to be launched in the beginning of August. Though there are many rumors about the specifications, nothing was confirmed by the company and more details will only be available when the handset is officially launched.

Based on the rumors, Xolo Play 8X-1000 will sport 5 inch display with Gorilla Glass 3. It will be powered by octa core MediaTek processor. The processor will be paired with 2 GB RAM. The new interface will bring new features such as quick settings screen for adjusting brightness, volumes and so on, easy switching between SIM cards. There is also missed calls, email and message notification icons on lock screen.

According to sources, Xolo Play 8X-1000 will be similar to Play 6X-1000. One of the major differences is the presence of octa core processor in the upcoming device.

Rumored specification of Xolo Play 8X-1000

  • The handset features 5 inch display
  • Gorilla Glass 3
  • It will be powered by octa core processor
  • The processor is paired with 2 GB RAM

Xolo Play 6X-1000 was launched for a price of Rs. 13,999. This handset is powered by hexa core processor and the upcoming smartphone is powered by quad core processor. This runs on Android 4.4.2 Kitkat operating system and 8X is also expected to come with the same operating system. 6X comes equipped with 8 megapixel primary camera and 2 megapixel front facing camera. It supports dual SIM and the processor is paired with 2 GB RAM. Connectivity features of the handset include WiFi, 3G and Bluetooth. It comes packed with 2100 mAh battery.