Weekly roundup: Smartphones and tablets launched in India this week
| March 3, 2013, 12:41 pm
Here is a list of the Android smartphones and tablets launched in India this week.
LG launched the much-awaited LG Optimus G in India at a price of Rs 34,500. The phone has a 4.7-inch TrueHD IPS display with a resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels (320 ppi). The phone runs Android v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) OS.
Asus launched the Asus MeMO Pad in India. The 7-inch tablet is priced at Rs 9,999.
The BlackBerry Z10 has been launched in India at Rs 43,490. The Blackberry Z10 is a complete touchscreen smartphone. The Z10 has a 4.2 inch screen with a resolution of 1280x768 pixels at 356 ppi.
With the view to compete with the Apple iPad Mini, Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 510 in India. It has a 8-inch TFT LCD display with a resolution of 1280x800 pixels. Samsung has not announced the price of the Galaxy Note 510, but it is expected to release in second quarter of this year starting from select markets.
Chinese smartphone maker UMI launched its flagship smartphone, the X2 in India. It is available for Rs 14,000. The X2 is a follow-up to UMI's first smartphone, the X1.
Salora launched its first two Android tablets in India - Salora Pro Tab and Salora Pro Tab HD - priced at Rs 4,999 and Rs 5,499. Both tablets feature a 7-inch display.
Byond launched a new smartphone in the market with a 5-inch screen. Named 'Byond B65', it is a dual SIM phone that runs Android 4.0 ICS operating system. It is priced at Rs 9,200.
Konka launched two new Android smartphones under its Expose series - Expose 960 and Expose 970 - which are priced at Rs 13,999 and Rs 14,999, respectively.
Go Tech announced the launch of FunTab 2G Talk tablet at Rs 6,999. It has a 7-inch display and runs Android 4.0.3 OS.