Domestic handset maker Karbonn Mobiles on Tuesday launched its new smartphone “Titanium Jumbo” priced at Rs 6,490. The device with a 5-inch screen with HD IPS display sports 13MP rear camera with LED flash and 8MP front camera. Also Read - Gionee Max launched with 5,000mAh battery at Rs 5,999: Check detailsAlso Read - Gionee Max with 5,000mAh battery launching on August 25 under Rs 6,000
Titanium Jumbo, with the aim to provide smart and simple telephony experience, is a tough competitor for its counterparts and a delight for all the consumers belonging to diverse segments, the company said in a statement. Also Read - Karbonn unveils 4 new feature phones in India, prices start from Rs 700
It is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor coupled with a 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage that can be expanded up to 64GB. It comes with 4000 mAh battery and runs Android 7.0 Nougat. Titanium Jumbo is currently available in black and champagne across leading retail stores. ALSO READ: Micromax Bharat 1 vs Reliance JioPhone vs Airtel Karbonn A40 Indian: Price, specifications and tariff compared
Recently, Karbonn launched the A40 earlier this year at a price of Rs 3,499. Recently, it entered a partnership with Airtel, offering the phone at an attractive price of Rs 1,399. While this move primarily targeted the JioPhone, it appears that the company is finally looking at the smartphone market after a brief hiatus.
The Titanium Jumbo smartphone, with VoLTE support could emerge as an affordable offering by incumbent telecom operators in India as well. The one feature in the Titanium Jumbo that stands out is the battery, which at 4000 mAh and up to 400 hours standby time and 16 hours of talk time would serve the need of its intended audience.
With inputs from IANS