NFC equipped UMi Cross available from 1st December


Fans of the 6.44-inch UMi Cross may want to put a hold on their purchase until 1st December when a version with integrated NFC support will become available.

Since before the launch of the UMi Cross one of the key features of the phone was NFC, Near Field Communication, allowing for ease of sharing, phone sync and even electronic payments! But despite the specs the first batch of UMi Cross actually shipped sans NFC!

This is going to be be rectified though with the launch of an NFC equipped UMi Cross on 1st December. The addition of NFC seems to be the only change and the new model will get the same large 1080 display, 2GB RAM, quad-core processor and 13 mega-pixel Sony lens.

[ UMi Facebook ]
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5 Comments

  1. Freeje
    November 12, 2013

    Should have upgraded the processor to 8 core.

    • John Gass
      November 30, 2013

      For me, phones launched prior to 8 core will, it seems, suddenly appear overpriced, so I’m less concerned that the processor hasn’t been upgraded and more focused on likely price reductions in order to maintain the value-for-money rating.

  2. cw
    November 15, 2013

    what about slow gps lock? or os update?

  3. ebony
    November 21, 2013

    ok i bought the umi corss but i want the yunOS instead of android jellybean 4.2.1 is it possible to make a switch?

    • Kevin
      December 20, 2013

      on http://umiphones.com/umi-cross.html this website,the UMI CROSS has two version,UMI CROSS without NFC will comes with Aliyun OS ,if you need NFC funtion it must be android OS.