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2 new Cyanogen OS powered smartphones from Wileyfox

UK-based company Wileyfox launches 2 smartphones, with Android-based Cyanogen OS pre-installed. Both mid-range smartphones have decent specifications at a reasonable price.



The Wileyfox Swift has a 5-inch, 720p IPS display, and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor. The other Wileyfox smartphone, the Storm has a 5.5-inch, 1080p IPS display and is powered by a Snapdragon 615 processor.

According to Wileyfox “Advanced Android-based Cyanogen OS brings the features you love while giving you the freedom to customize your mobile device.” So with these smartphones you have all the freedom to tweak various settings.



  • 5.5 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel IPS display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core ARMv8 processor
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB storage + microSD card slot for up to 128GB of removable storage
  • 20MP Sony IMX220 rear camera and 8MP front camera
  • 2,500 mAh non-removable battery
  • Cyanogen OS 12.1 (Android 5.1)
  • 4G LTE dual-SIM
  • 802.11b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0


  • 5 inch, 1280 x 720 pixel UPS display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core ARMv8 processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB storage + microSD card slot (up to 32GB)
  • 13MP Samsung S5K3M2 rear camera and 5MP front camera
  • 2,500 mAh removable battery
  • Cyanogen OS 12.1 (Android 5.1)
  • 4G LTE
  • 802.11b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0

Both smartphones should be available in Europe, Africa and the Middle East soon. The Swift will have a price tag of £129 and the Storm will have a price tag of £199.