iBall has become the third budget smartphone maker to jump in the phablet category after Micromax and Spice. The company today launched Andi 5c smartphone, which has been priced at Rs. 12,599 (MRP: INR 15,999).
The smartphone comes with 5-inch IPS display, 1GHz processor, dual-SIM connectivity, and 2300 mAh battery. iBall Andi 5c also packs 5MP rear camera and front camera for video calling.
The competitors of the phone – Spice Stellar Horizon and Micromax A100 Superfone Canvas – each come with similar features like ICS, 5MP camera, 1GHz processor, however A100 is the cheapest with INR 9,999 price tag, followed by Stellar Horizon at INR 11,999.
Check out the full press release below:
The Perfect Partner for Young Pros – iBall’s Andi 5c
27th August 2012: ‘Features packed in a stylish gizmo’ is the only way to describe iBall’s product range but its Andi series of smart phones have been attracting more adjectives. The latest in the line is iBall Andi 5c, which takes its existing range to newer levels of performance and style.
The Andi 5c takes a cue in looks from its brand ambassador Kareena Kapoor and is sure to bowl over its owner with features, design and utility. The IPS 5-inch screen adds to its appeal to keep looking at everything on this phone; apart from giving a multi-angle view with crisp display. It is loaded with a 5 MP auto-focus camera. The Andi 5c also features a built-in flash and provides various options of multi-shot and panorama capture which lets one capture a wide area of space and combines all frames to make a single picture to surprise all. There’s more, it flaunts a front camera too for 3G video calling.
Andi 5c works on the latest Android 4.0 Icecream Sandwich and performs superbly on the powerful 1Ghz processor on cortex A9. Built-in GPS, 3G with HSUPA 5.76Mbps, HSDPA 7.2Mbps and a competent battery of 2300 mAh gives you ample time for talking and gaming with every charge. Of course, the phone is technologically loaded with G-sensor, proximity sensor and light sensor.
Apart from the smooth gaming, web browsing and travel experiences, the Andi 5c offers a dual sim advantage, and its quad band GSM phone will let you use it the world over. Face unlock, control over network data, a gallery app with photo editor, red-eye remover, redefined notification panel and multitasking functions make this phone as good as the best in the Android range!
That said, it not priced as high as many top-of-the-range phones, but only at Rs 15,999 with a best buy price of Rs. 12,999. Finally, iBall fans would know, that its phones offer a powerful & clear sound experience and this is a fact with Andi 5c too.
Sleek, fast and user-friendly were features of iBall’s Andi phones right from its earliest series but with every new launch, the firm’s pushing the ‘experience’ bar higher.