Gadgets Mobiles MWC Tech News MWC 2016, Obi Worldphone MV1 Launches By Amit Bhattacharjee Posted on February 22, 2016 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr A new company with lots of potentials comes up in this MWC 2016. This is the father of the “World Phone”- Obi. Obi Worldphone has gone famous because of the ex-Apple Chief Executive Officer John Sculley. Now it takes it turn and has introduced a new smartphone, the MV1, at the MWC 2016 in Barcelona. The company states that the Obi Worldphone MV1 mobile phone is targeted at “young” markets throughout Asia, Africa, Latin America, as well as Europe. Check: Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Set To Launch in India on March 3 Obi Worldphone- Design and OS The MV1 is claimed to be offered in both stock Android Lollipop 5.1 as well as Cyanogen OS 12.1.1 variations. The enhancement of Cyanogen OS implies users will provide customers massive options to personalize their device experience from icons and also styles to boot animations and lock displays. It additionally brings some functions such as Truecaller as well as Live Display, which changes the user’s screen based upon light. In addition, the MV1 runs Lifespeed, which is the UI. Check: Lenovo Vibe K5 and K5 Plus launched at MWC 2016 Obi Worldphone- Features and Specs The Obi Worldphone MV1 showcases a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display and also includes a pixel thickness of 294ppi. The mobile phone is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 processor with Adreno 304 GPU. It’s sporting an 8 megapixel rear autofocus camera with LED flash with f/2.2 aperture as well as sports a 2 megapixel front camera. Capacity can be expanded up to 64GB by microSD. The dual-SIM Obi Worldphone MV1 supports a Micro and also a Nano-SIM. Connection choices include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi direct, Bluetooth v4.1, A-GPS, GLONASS, as well as Micro-USB. It measures 145.6 x72.6 x8.95 mm and weighs only 149 grams.