In February, Chinese vendor Umi Mobiles was reportedly all set to enter the Indian markets with its Umi Zero smartphone. However, the company has decided to begin its Indian journey with the Umi Hammer. Without any intimation from the company of its arrival in India, the smartphone is already available to buy on Flipkart for Rs 10,999. Also Read - Infinix Smart 5A launched in India with a competitive introductory price: Details hereAlso Read - Massive discount on Samsung Galaxy F12: Budget Samsung phone now under Rs 10,000
As far as the specifications are concerned, the Umi Hammer flaunts a 5-inch display with 720p resolution. it is powered by a 64-bit MediaTek MT6732 quad-core chipset paired with 2GB RAM. It offers 16GB of internal storage which is further expandable to 64GB via a microUSB slot. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale from Aug 6 to Aug 10: Details here
On the camera front, the Umi Hammer sports a 13-megapixel camera with dual-LED flash, and a 3-megapixel front facing camera. It packs a 2,250mAh battery and runs on Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box (upgradable to Lollipop). Connectivity wise, it supports dual-SIM, LTE support, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
The Umi Hammer comes with a one-year warranty and ten day replacement guarantee. Flipkart offers EMI options and charges Rs 100 for delivery across India.
Umi Hammer with its specs will be positioned in the same affordable segment as the other Chinese vendors that have made its entry into India last year. It remains to be seen how the Umi Zero fairs in the country s competitive market.