Cherry Mobile adds another flavor of its very successful Flare lineup with the new Flare J1. It’s an affordable quad core smartphone with a 5-inch display.

Its official suggested retail price is ₱2,999.00. However, it will be discounted by ₱1,000.00 from December 21 to 25, 2015 and will sell for ₱1,999.00 only!

Aside from having a quad core processor and large 5-inch display, the Cherry Mobile Flare J1 also has an 8 Megapixel camera at the back and 2 Megapixel selfie snapper on the front.

It’s a dual SIM phone with 3G connectivity and has 4GB of built-in storage, a microSD card slot for 32GB memory cards and 2,000mAh battery.

The only issue with the Flare J1 is its 512MB RAM which will is an issue for hard core gamers.


  • 5.0-Inch Capacitive Display (480 x 854 Pixels, 196 ppi)
  • Android 5.1 Lollipop OS
  • Spreadtrum SC8830 Chipset
  • 1.3GHz Quad Core Cortex-A7 CPU
  • Mali-400 MP2 GPU
  • 512MB of RAM
  • 8.0 Megapixel Main Camera with LED Flash
  • 2.0 Megapixel Front Camera
  • 4GB Internal Storage
  • Expandable Up to 32GB via MicroSD
  • Dual SIM (Regular)
  • 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE and GPRS Networks
  • Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • A-GPS
  • FM Radio
  • MicroUSB 2.0
  • 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • 2,000mAh Battery (Non-removable)
  • ₱2,999.00 Official Price
  • ₱1,999.00 Promo Price