Mobiistar X1 Notch Review: Great Looks, Powerful Performance


Mobiistar X1 Notch review |

Mobiistar X1 notch is an affordable premium Android smartphone that comes in glass back and glamorous looks. This is available at an affordable price point of INR 8,999.

Mobiistar X1 Notch is priced at Rs 8,499 for 2GB/16GB base variant. It comes with 2.5D curved glass back and is available in pretty interesting shades. This device is powered by Helio A22.

Vietnam based smartphone brand, Mobiistar, entered India only last year and since then, the company has been busy creating a unique space for itself in the market – within the sub-INR 10,000 segment.
The company has started the year 2019 on a high note by announcing its first smartphone with a notched display. This phone is the Mobiistar X1 Notch.

Mobiistar X1 Notch is available in two memory variants within India. The variant with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage is priced at INR 8,499, the variant with 3GB RAM and 32 GB storage costs INR 9,499.

Mobiistar X1 Notch key specifications

Screen: 5.7-inch LCD IPS HD+ display with resolution of 720×1498 pixels
Storage: 2GB + 16GB or 3GB + 32GB
Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo

Processor: MediaTek Helio A22
Camera: 13MP front and 13MP rear
Connectivity: 4G Dual VoLTE, Bluetooth, GPS, FM Radio
RAM: 2GB or 3GB
Battery: 3,020mAh

The newly launched Mobiistar X1 Notch is one of the best looking phones in this category, measures just 145.78 x 70.8 x 8.7mm and is quite power packed when it comes to device capabilities. This comes with a 5.7-inch LCD display with a resolution of 720×1498 pixels.

On the back side, the Mobiistar X1 Notch comes with 2.5D curved glass, which gives it a premium look and feel. This device carries its own share of glamour with the help of its gradient colour and is just enough to deliver all the jazz that you need in your hand. As far as the display is concerned, it is well lit and bright enough even under the sun. So, while reviewing the device we found the colours to be quite bright and refreshingly good for eyes.

Strong Performer

Mobiistar X1 Notch runs on Android 8.1 Oreo. The buttons on this device are well rounded and you can get access to any app that you need simply by swiping left on the home-screen.

This device comes bundled with Google’s app package. Other than that you can find apps like Gaana, Amazon, NewsPoint and Bubble Bash etc.

As far as the performance is concerned, the phone delivers a great experience and especially considering the cost of this device, it delivers a smooth experience.

Talking about the security features, Mobiistar X1 Notch comes with the face ID feature and a fingerprint sensor, which is placed on the back in the top quadrant of the device.

        Some pictures taken with Mobiistar X1 Notch

On the camera front – Mobiistar X1 Notch sports a 13MP camera with AI scene detection feature at the back and a 13MP camera with AI face detection feature on the front. This camera system delivers great quality and we experienced no lag in its performance – while doing indoor or outdoor shoots. The camera was able to deliver wonderfully refreshing results.

Decent battery

In our opinion, the Mobiistar X1 Notch is a decent performer and delivers great value for money when it comes to doing multitasking. It comes with a 3,020mAh battery life, which is more than enough to run the device for the whole day.

Final Verdict

Mobiistar X1 Notch is a decent phone and delivers great value for money for the consumers. It looks like a premium-budget smartphone that is both powerful in performance and provides great looks.

Whether it is taking great pictures or helping on accessing social media – the phone works without any glitch. The face ID and the fingerprint sensor works without any hiccup. All in all – this is great package in this price point.