Starmobile Up HD Price 4,990, Specs, Features : 4.7-Inch HD Quad Core Android Phone with Front-Facing Flash

Local electronics giant Happy Man Philippines has just quietly announced the availability of its newest midrange Android powerhouse handset on their official Facebook page.

Starmobile Up HD

To quote the company, "It's time to see the world in High Definition‬ with the all new Starmobile Up HD! This beautifully designed smartphone is made to be a show stopper with its 4.7" HD IPS Display and its slim 8.1mm body. Take photography to a whole new level with its 8 MegaPixel camera with [Sony sensor,] f2.0 aperture and a 5-stack lens with Blue Glass filter to produce more accurate colors and capture even the finest of details. And of course, for the ‪selfie-holics out there, its got a 5 MegaPixel front camera with ‪front-facing flash‬ to take your selfies both at day and at night with ease!"

Starmobile Up HD
Design-wise, just from looking at press photos, Starmobile Up HD appears to be reminiscent of the Apple iPhone 6 with rounded edges and similar position of camera module at the back. What do you think about this handset's aesthetics, TP Friends?

Starmobile Up HD
"Starmobile Up HD caters to users with style and sophistication in mind," Happy Man Philippines shares.

Under the hood, Starmobile Up HD runs vanilla Android 4.4.2 KitKat operating system with its Quad Core 1.3 GHz ARM Cortex A7 and Mali 400 GPU based MediaTek MT6582 chipset, handles multitasking with 1 GB of RAM, and has 8 GB of ROM that you can easily beef up using the phone's microSD card slot supporting up to 32 GB. The handset is powered by a 1,800 mAh battery pack delivering up to 9 hours talk time and up to 250 hours of standby.

Is it the right smartphone for you? If you love taking selfies and you're looking for an affordable but beautifully designed Android handset that's not too big but has a very crisp display and a good pair of cameras, this model should be great for you.

Dual SIM Dual Standby (Regular Mini + MicroSIM, Dual 3G HSPA+) Starmobile Up HD is now available at all Starmobile Concept Stores, Kiosks, and authorized retail partners nationwide. Its official suggested retail price is only Php 4,990 and for that amount you already get a free Instacase, Flip Cover, and 2 Screen Protectors. That should make just about any buyer happy, right?