Cherry Mobile launches most affordable quad-core smartphone in PH



In collaboration with Qualcomm Incorporated, Cherry Mobile, today, unveiled the successor of the Cherry Mobile Flare, the Flare 2.0, where fluidity meets affordability.

The Cherry Mobile Flare 2.0 lives up to the tagline of its first iteration as the “Quad-Core ng Bayan.” With a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor at the heart of the Flare 2.0, users are promised seamless action between multiple applications.


Cherry Mobile Flare 2.0 Specifications:

  • Android 4.1  Jelly Bean
  • Dual SIM, Dual-standby
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor with Quad-Core CPU’s running at 1.2GHz per core
  • 4-inch Capacitive touchscreen
  • 5MP Clear Camera with Dual LED Flash and a VGA front camera
  • FM Radio
  • 4GB ROM and 512MB RAM
  • MicroSD slot expandable up to 32GB


“In line with our commitment to making the benefits of technology accessible to all Filipinos we are very proud of the Flare 2.0, which we have dubbed as ‘Quad-Core ng Bayan’. We believe that advanced technology is for everyone and low-cost should not always mean low-capability,” said Poch Zenarosa, Marketing Head for Cherry Mobile.

“We are delighted to be able to collaborate with Qualcomm Technologies on this product to deliver a superior mobile experience to consumers. With significant upgrades in hardware and software, the new Flare 2.0 is powerful, yet still affordable,” Lonson Alejandrino, Product Manager for Smartphones, stated.


The Flare 2.0 at just PHP 3,999 is by far, the most affordable quad-core smartphone in the country. Available in Black and White, the Cherry Mobile Flare 2.0 will start retailing on 21 September 21 2013 at the Cherry Mobile store in SM North EDSA.