Taking its 3G-ready device count to 15, Idea has launched two new smartphones in the country, namely the Ultra II and !d 1000. Both the phones are 3G-ready, run Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and are priced at Rs 12,500 and Rs 5,400 respectively.
Speaking of the Ultra II, it features a 5.5-inch qHD (960×560 pixels) screen, a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, and 1GB of RAM. On the photography front, it gets an LED flash-equipped 8-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front shooter.
It comes with a 2,500mAh battery and boasts a maximum download speed of up to 21Mbps. Internally you get 4GB of storage that can be expanded up to 32GB using a microSD card. Priced at Rs 12,500, the Ultra II is available in White and Electric Graphite colors and will compete against the likes of Xolo Q2000.
The !d 1000, on the other hand, is an entry level offering with a 3.5-inch HVGA (320×480 pixels) screen, a 1GHz dual-core processor and 512MB of RAM. It comes with a 2-megapixel camera, but no secondary camera at the front. It includes 4GB of internal memory expandable up to 32GB and a 1,300mAh battery. Unlike the Ultra II, it will be available in Electric Graphite color only and will compete against phones like the Gionee Pioneer P1.