Home-grown handset maker iBall intensified the war in the budget segment with the launch of its new Andi Avonte 5 smartphone at Rs 5,999 in India.
The smartphone sports a 5-inch display and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. Andi Avonte 5 runs on Android 4.4 KitKat and offers 8GB of internal storage that can be expanded upto up to 32GB via microSD card.
iBall Andi Avonte 5 packs a rotating 8-megapixel autofocus camera with dual-LED flash and a front-facing shooter. On connectivity front, the smartphone supports 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS and Micro-USB.
The device gets its juice from a 2150mAh battery. iBall recently launched its mSLR Cobalt 4 at a price of Rs 8,499. iBall had set the unique selling proposition by providing a camera which can support four detachable lenses that comes bundled along with the phone, an industry first in India.
In the year 2010, iBall ventured into Mobile Phone business with a wide assortment of cellular phones. It has a strong pan India presence with 26 branches across the country. iBall has enviable penetration and its products are available in over 750 cities and towns right from large format retail outlets to smaller neighbourhood shops. iBall has over 150 self-owned service centres to provide after sales services across the country.