Smartphone company Karbonn has branched out into the mobile accessories segment with the launch of portable power banks today. The power banks will be available exclusively on Snapdeal from Wednesday, with prices starting from Rs 999. Also Read - Gionee Max launched with 5,000mAh battery at Rs 5,999: Check details
The power banks come in 5,000mAh, 7,000mAh and 10,000mAh variants for the price of Rs 999, Rs 1,299 and Rs 1,599 respectively. The power banks will be exclusively available on Snapdeal for purchase from tomorrow. The 7,000mAh and 10,000mAh power banks are equipped with dual charging ports for charging more than one mobile device. Also Read - Gionee Max with 5,000mAh battery launching on August 25 under Rs 6,000
The 10,000mAh power bank is touted to be India’s first multipower bank, and is fitted with an LED torch for illumination which also doubles up as a TF card reader. It comes with a LCD display for indicating power capacity. Also Read - Oppo Power Bank 2 10,000mAh launched in India, supports 18W fast charging
Additionally, Karbonn also launched screen guards from under the brand “Ultra Clear” and will be available on various retail and ecommerce stores. “The increasing mobile adoption in India has given an impetus to the demand for mobile accessories market which is burgeoning rapidly. Currently, the accessories market is dominated by grey market products which impact the functioning and efficiency of the device. The move towards expanding our product portfolio to include mobile accessories is aimed at offering the consumer the choice of technologically superior mobile auxiliaries which are affordable. We are highly optimistic about the growth of Karbonn’s accessories vertical and expect it to touch 100 crores by the end of FY 2015-2016,“ said Shashin Devsare, Executive Director of Karbonn.