The beverage company has finally announced its smartphone, but it is worth it?

Popular beverage company Pepsi has finally announced its smartphone, and it is called Pepsi P1. Thanks to a crowdfunding campaign gone well, the company was able to sell backers the smartphone for a price of $78 initially. Now that those units are all sold out, there are the $110 and $150 models being sold. Now, when these units are sold out too, then the device is going to be sold for the price of $200, according to the latest source.
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For the price of $200, you are getting a decent smartphone that is running a MediaTek MT6592 chipset. The chipset is running an octa-core Cortex-A7 chip at 1.7GHz, along with 2GB of RAM. There is also 16GB of internal memory present inside Pepsi P1, and while there is support for a storage card slot, we currently do not have information on how much it actually supports. To make the smartphone sport a flexible outlook, Pepsi P1 also supports dual SIM compatibility, with the function of LTE connectivity present as well.
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The disappointing thing about Pepsi P1 is that it is not running Android Marshmallow, but Android Lollipop 5.1, despite being released later in the year. However, the smartphone has a 5.5 inch 1080p 2.5D type display, and a 3,000mAh battery life, which is not so bad, considering the $200 price tag. There is also an 802.11n adapter and a BT 4.0 module present.
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Currently, there is no word on availability, but it looks like Pepsi is going to keep it limited to the Chinese market. If there is a positive outlook towards the smartphone in this market, then there is a very high probability that Pepsi P1 could make its way to other markets, otherwise, it will still be a nice product for the Chinese to spend their hard earned $200 on.