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Fly and EUROSTAR Group launch octa-core smartphone in the UAE

The Tornado IQ455 device uses MediaTek’s MT6592 true octa-core chipset platform

Fly and EUROSTAR Group launch octa-core smartphone in the UAE
The Fly Tornado IQ455 includes a 5.0 inch TFT touchscreen display with high-definition IPS OGS full lamination TP technology and the OS Android 4.2 3D UI is fully-optimised with 1.7 GHz Octa Core processor.

Fly and EUROSTAR Group have launched their first true octa-core smartphone in the UAE.

Available from today, for 799AED, the Tornado IQ455 is powered by Systems-on-chip (SoC) solutions provider, MediaTek's flagship product, the MT6592 true octa-core chipset. It can run both low-power and processor intensive tasks by harnessing the full capabilities of its eight individual CPU cores in optimal combination.

"The Fly by EUROSTAR brand has welcomed a great reception from the Middle East market. Our consumers here are loving the design, consistency and functionality that the brand offers. The new device, powered by the octa-core processor, promises to set new benchmarks in smartphone technology," said Youssef Saidi, group COO, EUROSTAR Group.

The Fly Tornado IQ455 includes a 5.0 inch TFT touchscreen display with high-definition IPS OGS full lamination TP technology and the OS Android 4.2 3D UI is fully-optimised with 1.7 GHz Octa Core processor.  

The phone features an 8MP camera AF rear Camera; a 2MP front camera; a 16 MP image signal-processor; H.265 Ultra HD video record and playback; dual Sim option, 4GB internal memory space and 1GB RAM; and a battery life of 1800 mAh.

Nitin Sood, managing director, Fly UK, said: "We are very excited to partner with MediaTek to bring the latest and the best innovations in technology to our customers. Fly is a powerful brand that has built its reputation based on the quality and reliability it offers. With the octa-core chipset, the brand has further enhanced its offerings, ensuring an unbeatable user-experience to its consumers. We are very excited to bring the technology here and are certain it will do very well."

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