Swipe Telecom launches Konnect 5.0 smartphone for INR 8,999 in India

Swipe Konnect 5.0Swipe Telecom has announced the launch of a new Android smartphone in the Indian market. Dubbed as Swipe Konnect 5.0, the smartphone has been priced at INR 8,999 and will go on sale in the coming days.

According to Swipe, Konnect 5.0 features a 5-inch qHD display, 1.3GHz quad-core processor and 1GB of RAM. The phone runs on Android 4.2.2 and packs 8GB of internal storage, microSD card slot, 3G, dual-SIM support and 1950 mAh battery.

In addition, Konnect 5.0 comes with 8MP rear camera with LED flash, 3.2MP front camera and the usual set of connectivity options including Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

“Swipe has always been ahead of the curve in terms of features offerings in Smartphone Fablets. We will cement our position as innovative maker of smart fablets with the launch of the Konnect 5.0,’ said Shripal Gandhi, Founder & CEO, Swipe.

Swipe Konnect 5.0 will be released in Black and White colour options and will come bundled with a free screen guard, flip cover and business navigator.

The company has also confirmed that it raised INR 30 crores in venture capital funding from Kalaari Capital in April this year.


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3 thoughts on “Swipe Telecom launches Konnect 5.0 smartphone for INR 8,999 in India

    Aakritie Singh

    (June 10, 2014 - 3:03 pm)

    hey @gaurav, this phone has ominivision sensor..what does that mean?

      Gaurav Shukla

      (June 10, 2014 - 4:40 pm)

      OmniVision Technologies is a firm that makes digital imaging sensors and the rear camera used in the Konnect 5.0 has been built by it.

    Neelesh

    (June 10, 2014 - 2:47 pm)

    The phone seems very slim. Not bad at all

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