Orbic Slim™ Unlocked Android Smartphone and Accessories Now Available

Available in Silver and Gold, the 4G LTE 5″ Unlocked Android Smartphone is Constructed of Aluminum for Durability and has a Unique and Elegant Back Cover Design


HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Feb. 10, 2016 – Reliance Communications LLC, a leader in distribution services, product development and reverse logistics for the wireless industry, today announced the launch of Orbic Slim™, an unlocked Android smartphone.  Orbic Slim is the first smartphone to launch under the Orbic brand.

“The Orbic brand was developed to bring outstanding value to consumers via high quality products with the latest specs. Orbic Slim certainly delivers on these brand promises,” said Mike Narula, President and CEO of Reliance Communications.  “Orbic Slim is a powerful device, packed with features like a 1.3GHz Quad Core processor from MediaTek, a stunning 5″ HD display and a 13MP camera that takes vivid photos. But the hallmark of Orbic Slim is the lightweight, aluminum body and subtle, distinctive back cover design.”

Orbic Slim will be available initially in the US. As a leading distributor of wireless products in the US, Reliance plans to leverage the relationships developed over the past 15 years with carriers, national retailers, indirect agents, online stores and others to assist in reaching the goal of 20,000 retail points of sale by end of Q2 2016. Orbic products will be available in Latin America and Canada by Q3 2016.

Orbic Slim is compatible with most global GSM networks including AT&T, T-Mobile and Metro PCS. It will be available for sale in February 2016 on Amazon.com, WirelessCookies.com, Staples.com, Kmart.com, Sears.com, and through other e-tailers and retailers across the US for $129.99 (SRP).

Full Specifications

Operating System: Android v5.1 Lollipop (OTA to Marshmallow)
Platform: MediaTek 6735 1.3GHz Quad-Core Processor
Bands:  GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz; UMTS Bands II, IV, V; LTE Bands 2, 4, 5, 17
Data Connectivity: HSPA+ DL 42.2Mbps/UL 11.5Mbps; GPRS; EDGE; LTE Cat 4 WIFI 802.11 b/g/n; Wi-Fi Direct; Bluetooth 4.0LE
Dimensions: 143 x 69.8 x 7.3mm
Display: 5.0″ HD IPS TFT LCD Capacitive Multi-touch Screen
Camera: 13MP AF Rear Camera with Flash; 5MP FF Front Camera
Memory: 16GB Storage + 1GB RAM; microSD™ (Up to 32GB)
Battery: 2200mAh, Li-ion (non-removable battery)
Connectors: Micro-USB; 3.5mm Audio Jack
Multimedia: Video Player/Recorder; MP3 Player
Messaging: SMS; MMS; Email; IM
Other: Dual-Sim; GPS; G-Sensor; Light & Proximity Sensor; E-compass
Compatible with most GSM service providers globally
Available Colors Silver (RC501LS); Gold (RC501LG)
Warranty 1-Year Warranty

Designed to precisely fit Orbic Slim, carry cases and tempered glass screen protectors will be available at launch.  The rubber TPU cases, available in clear, grey and blue, will protect the device from scratches, fingerprints, dust and abrasion.  The tempered glass protector, sold in packs of two, is made of clear glass and allows for 100% touch screen sensitivity.

Reliance Communications is a full service solution provider for the wireless industry, focusing on distribution, product development and reverse logistics. Reliance is a national distributor of the newest wireless devices and one of three authorized distributors for Verizon Wireless. Headquartered in Hauppauge, NY, Reliance has extensive experience in the wireless industry as a retailer, agent, master agent and distributor. For more information, please visit our website at www.reliance.us.