Review Fly IQ256 Vogue

In August 2012, a new smartphone Fly IQ256 Vogue was announced, which supports two SIM cards in standby mode. The novelty will appear on the shelves of Russian stores in mid-October and its price will be less than 5,500 rubles.


The Fly IQ256 Vogue smartphone is made in a classic style for budget models: almost the entire front surface is occupied by the display, under which there are control keys, and above it there are sensors and a speaker. On the back of the device, you can see the camera and the Fly logo.

The assembly of the IQ256 smartphone is done quite well: there are no creaks or backlashes. The body of the Fly Vogue itself is quite ergonomic: it is comfortable to work with, and it is also made of materials that are pleasant to the touch.

The dimensions of the novelty are 117x62.5x10.5 mm, and the weight is 120 g.

The package includes: the smartphone itself, the battery for it, charger, USB cable, headphones and instructions.

Performance and software

Fly IQ256 Vogue is based on a 1-core processor with clocked at 1 GHz and 512 MB of RAM. These characteristics will provide an average performance, which is enough for working with simple applications, watching videos, photos and surfing the Internet.

The novelty runs on the Android 2.3.6 operating system. The Fly IQ256 has 512 MB of permanent memory, the volume of which can be increased using microSD cards (max. 32 GB).

To access the Internet, you can use standard GPRS/EDGE protocols, as well as 3G networks and Wi-Fi. The gadget also supports Bluetooth 3.0 modules, GPS and FM radio.

The IQ256 comes with the following pre-installed software: an audio player that supports MP3, ARM, WB-ARM, WMA, WMA+BSAC, AAC and AAC+ formats, a video player that works with formats MP4 and 3GP, Google maps, Google navigation,, Lively Cubes, SPB TV, Twitter, mail client, browser and other applications and games.


Fly IQ256 Vogue is equipped with a 3.5-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 480x320 pixels and color rendering in 262 thousand shades.

The image on the screen looks good, but it lacks naturalness and clarity in places. We also note that the display of the Fly IQ256 smartphone has very small viewing angles and strong fading in sunlight.


The Fly Vogue smartphone has a 3.2-megapixel camera that allows you to take photos with a maximum resolution of 2048x1536 pixels. The smartphone does not have a flash, so it is not suitable for filming in poorly lit places.

The camera also allows you to record video with a maximum resolution of 720x480 pixels.

There is a front VGA camera for video communication.


The gadget is equipped with a 1400 mAh lithium-ion battery, which, according to According to the manufacturer, it should be enough for 4 hours of battery life in talk mode and up to 400 hours in standby mode.


The recommended price of Fly IQ256 Vogue is only 5290 rubles. For these characteristics, the installed cost of the device is quite adequate, especially since the smartphone has two slots for SIM-cards.