14 Oct Get The Party Started With Starmobile’s New UP Groove and UNO B307 Music Phones With PocketPunch Loudspeakers
[14 Oct 2017] Filipino tech brand Starmobile has introduced two new music phones just in time for the long Pinoy Christmas. The Starmobile UP Groove Android smartphone and the UNO B307 featurephone are equipped with powerful loudspeakers perfect for school or office presentations, song and dance practices, and family and barkada parties or reunions.
“Starmobile’s new devices celebrate Filipinos’ great love of music,” said Michael Chen, Chief Operating Officer, Starmobile. “Aside from building on this cultural insight, we also created our new products guided by customer data that saw a demand for phones with strong speakers that can double as mobile sound systems.”
The UP Groove is a 5-inch, dual-SIM, smartphone with 8MP front and rear cameras and a long-lasting 2200 mAh battery that can deliver up to 7.5 hours music playback, 6 hours talk, and 10 days standby times. It runs on a Google-licensed and certified version of Android 7.0 Nougat and will be available for Php 3,490.
Meanwhile, the UNO B307 is a dual-SIM feature phone with a clear camera, 5 LED flashlight, and a battery that reaches up to 11.6 hours music playback, 15.3 hours talk, and 15 days standby times. It will be for sale for Php 899.
Established in 2011, Starmobile is the mobile devices division of Star Telecom Alliance Resources, Inc. (STAR, Inc.). It is founded by telco industry experts with extensive experience in retail and product development.
Since it first offered Android devices, Starmobile has officially become the winningest Philippine smartphone brand with a slew of innovation awards from reputable media outfits. The company’s flagship KNIGHT series, has won top awards since 2013—a feat that has not been replicated by any local device company.