Xolo A500S runs on a 1.3 GHz dual-core Mediatek MT6572W chipset based on Cortex A7 processor. It comes with 512 MB RAM and 4 GB on board memory, which is expendable up to 32 GB using the microSD card slot. It comes with accelerometer and proximity sensors.
The device has a sleek and elegant design. The phone has a 4-inch capacitive touch screen display with a WVGA resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. It weights around 120 grams and is around 9 mm thin. It is available in black, white, blue and red colors.
The device has a 5 MP rear facing camera with an LED flash. The phone has all the basic focusing features to make the photo capturing easy. The device can record partial HD videos at 30fps. The phone also has a front-facing camera that is good enough for video calling.
The device supports audio and video formats such as MP3, eAAC+, WMA, WAV, MP4, H.263, H.264 and WMV.
Xolo A500S runs on Android Jelly Bean (v4.2). Apart from the common Android apps such as Google Search, Hangout, Gmail and Google Maps, the phone comes with XOLO Secure which is an anti-theft app.
Xolo A500S comes with a 1400 mAh Li-ion battery that is decent enough for such a phone. The phone comes with 4 GB of internal storage and has a microSD card slot for storage expansion.
The phone has 3G (HSDPA up to 21.1 Mbps; HSUPA up to 5.6 Mbps), 2G, EDGE and GPRS capabilities and it also has Wi-Fi for the fastest Internet connectivity. It can also be used as a Wi-Fi hotspot that lets you share the mobile data with compatible devices. The phone has Bluetooth 3.0 for audio streaming and other transferring features. The phone has A-GPS for better navigational advantages.