The Indian smartphone making company Karbonn has launched its Titanium Vista smartphone under budget sub-category in India. Priced at Rs. 5,499, the handset will be available for sale at all the major retail stores around the country. The company also announced its Karbonn Titanium 3- Plex with a price tag of Rs. 3,890, which will be available at online retail as well.
The Karbonn Titanium Vista features a 5-inch FWVGA touchscreen display, an 8-megapixel of front facing camera, and a 3.2 -megapixel of front facing shooter. Whille, the Karbonn Titanium 3-D Plex flaunts a 5-inch FWVGA screen with cinematic 3D experience. On photography front, the handset boasts 3.2-megapixel of primary camera with flash and a 0.3-megapixel of secondary camera.
Both of the smartphones are juiced up with a 2300mAh of battery and comes running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, out-of-the-box. In addition, the Titanium handsets are dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphones that accept two Micro-SIM and sport 8GB of internal storage that comes with expandability option via a microSD card. Karbonn Titanium Vista is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6580 processor, meanwhile, the Karbonn Titanium 3-D Plex sports 1.2GHz quad core processor coupled with 512MB of RAM.
On connectivity front, both of the smartphone features almost similar options like Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, FM, 3G, and it terms of sensors the phones include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer.
The Karbonn Mobiles has also revealed that the firm has joined hands with India-based OS developer Indus OS.
However, any details regarding the future products are yet to be unveiled but we can expect a Karbonn handset running on Indus OS to be launched soon in the market. “Our partnership with Karbonn is a testimony that smartphone brands are recognising the need for a regional language smartphone ecosystem in India,” said Rakesh Deshmukh, Co-Founder and CEO, Indus OS, in a statement.
Indus OS makers eyes to run their software in every sixth Indian smartphone by 2017.
“The growing consumption of regional language content on mobile phones is a clear indicator of the need for localising the Smartphone ecosystem for bridging the gaping digital divide,” added Shashin Devsare, Executive Director, Karbonn Mobiles and Jaina Group.