The updated JiaYu G2 which features a dual-core MTK MT6577 CPU was made available for preorder today at noon, but you’ll be lucky to secure one now!
The dual-core JiaYu G2, which is actually available in 2 models starting from just 599 Yuan ($100) had its official pre-order sale today, but don’t try to get one now as these bargain Chinese phones are already sold out!
Externally the new updated JiaYu G2 dual-core looks exactly like the previous model which featured a single core MTK MT6575 CPU, but internally the new new JiaYu G2 phones offer a few updates.
The cheapest version of the JiaYu G2 which costs just $100 here in China features the dual-core MTK MT6577 CPU, 512mb RAM, and 5 mega-pixel rear camera, while the more expensive 799 Yuan ($125) JiaYu G2 gets 1GB RAM and a much improved 8 mega-pixel rear camera.
Both phones feature the same 4 inch IPS screen with a resolution of 480 x 800, and both phone run Android ICS 4.0 OS.
Those who did manage to secure a dual-core JiaYu G2 should get their shiny new phones in just 7 days, so expect a slew of hands on videos cropping up over the next weeks.