Weekly roundup: Mobile phones launched in India this week
May 12, 2013, 11:25 am
Here is a list of the mobile phones launched in India this week.
Lava International has announced the launch of its Xolo Q700 smartphone that carries a Rs 9,999 price tag. The Xolo Q700 is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor and runs on Android Jelly Bean 4.2. The phone has a 4.5-inch qHD (540x960 pixels) IPS display and packs in a 2400 mAh battery.
Sony's new smartphone, Xperia L, is available on e-commerce site Snapdeal.com for Rs 18,990. The phone will be dispatched in 7 business days, lists the website. The Sony Xperia L has a 4.3-inch capacitive touchscreen and is powered by 1 GHz Qualcomm MSM8230 dual-core Processor.
The Karbonn A7 Star is available for Rs 5,990 on Infibeam.com and for Rs 6,190 on Snapdeal.com. It has a 4.5-inch display and a dual-core CPU.
Nokia unveiled the latest phone in the company's Asha series - the Asha 501. The Asha 501 has a 3-inch QVGA TFT capacitive display and includes 128 MB of inbuilt flash memory and includes a 4GB memory card and the memory is expandable up to 32GB. It is priced at $99.
Gionee has added a dual-SIM phablet to its smartphone portfolio. The GPad0G2 is a 5.3-inch smartphone and is available for Rs 13,990 in India.
Luxury phone maker Vertu has launched its ultra-premium TI smartphone in India at Rs 6,49,990.
Swipe has added a new smartphone to its portfolio with the announcement of the Swipe 9X phablet. The smartphone is priced at Rs 8,999 and Swipe is also throwing in three additional back panels %u2013 Black, White and Blue. The Swipe 9X sports a 4.7-inch HD capacitive display of unspecified resolution. Under the hood is a 1GHz dual-core processor along with 512MB of RAM.
iBall has added a couple of phablets to its smartphone portfolio - the iBall Andi 5L and Andi 5Li. Both are powered by dual-core 1GHz Cortex A9-based processors.
Celkon launched the A119Q Signature HD. This upgraded version of the A119 comes with a 1.2GHz quad-core processor and Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean, and will hit stores next week for Rs 12,499.
The Karbonn S2 is available online for Rs 11,000. It has a 5-inch capacitive display with a resolution of 480x854 pixels.