Cherry Mobile Outs OTA Lollipop Update For Flare S3 Octa And Flare S3 Power!

Great news guys! Cherry Mobile just announced on the social media pages that they'll be seeing the rare and much needed Android 5.1 Lollipop update to two of their affordable and capable octa core offerings, the Flare S3 Octa and Flare S3 Power.
Lollipop Update for Flare S3 Octa and Flare S3 Power!
Lollipop Update for Flare S3 Octa and Flare S3 Power!

Having nearly identical specs except for the battery, these two devices are still two of the must consider handsets under 4,000 Pesos.

How to update?

To update your handsets, all you need to do is connect to the internet, have more than enough battery life and download the OTA update and wait for your phone to restart and complete the update.

Cherry Mobile Flare S3 Octa Specs

Display: 5 Inch HD IPS 1280 x 720 resolution at 294 ppi
CPU: 1.4 GHz MT6592m octa core processor
GPU: Mali 450 GPU
RAM: 1 GB
ROM: 8 GB expandable via microSD card slot up to 32 GB
Back Camera: 13 MP
Selfie Camera: 5 MP
Battery: 1,800 mAh
OS: Android 4.4 Kitkat updradable to Android 5.1 Lollipop
Connectivity: WiFi, 3G, HSPA+, Bluetooth, dual SIM, dual Standby, USB OTG, Miracast, FM Radio, GPS
Price: 3,999 Pesos

Cherry Mobile Flare S3 Power Specs

Display: 5 Inch HD IPS 1280 x 720 resolution at 294 ppi
CPU: 1.4 GHz MT6592m octa core processor
GPU: Mali 450 GPU
RAM: 1 GB
ROM: 8 GB expandable via microSD card slot
Back Camera: 13 MP
Selfie Camera: 5 MP
Battery: 4,000 mAh
OS: Android 4.4 Kitkat updradable to Android 5.1 Lollipop
Connectivity: WiFi, 3G, HSPA+, Bluetooth, dual SIM, dual Standby, USB OTG, Miracast, FM Radio, GPS
Others: Powerbank function
Price: 3,999 Pesos

Staying true to their word, Cherry Mobile remains to be one of the few local brands that has the capability of updating their devices. This is something that the owners of these phones will surely appreciate.

If you're one of those guys who were able to update this phone, are there any bugs? Please let us know.

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