XOLO has started rolling out the Android Marshmallow update for its Era 4G smartphone in India. Xolo Era 4G was initially launched with Android Lollipop operating system.
This update is being rolled out over-the-air and hence may take some time before it comes to your device. One can also manually check for the update by going to Settings ->About Phone -> Software Update.
The Marshmallow update brings user interface changes, stability improvements, speed optimizations and some bug fixes. It brings new Doze battery saving feature to hibernate the background apps when the smartphone is in standby mode and ‘Now on Tap’ for Google Now showing contextual information by long pressing on the home button and app permissions to control the information you share with apps.
Xolo Era 4G offers 4G-LTE connectivity. It has 8 GB of internal storage while its expandable storage slot can hold a micro SD card of up to 32 GB capacity. The Xolo Era 4G has a 5 inch HD (720p) IPS display that has scratch resistant Gorilla Glass. It has two SIM slots and only one of the SIM at a time can offer 4G connectivity. The Xolo Era 4G is armed with the 1.5 GHz SPREADTRUM SC9830A quad core processor, Mali 400 MP2 graphics processor and 1 GB DDR3 RAM.
The Era 4G has a 5 megapixel rear camera and a 2 megapixel front camera. This phone is packed with a 2500 mAh battery which is removable and which is claimed to offer 329 hours of 3G standby or 10 hours and 45 minutes of 3G talk time.