itel announces it1520 flagship camera phone with Iris scanner at Rs 8,490

itel it1520 is the cheapest smartphone in the market to feature an iris scanner for retina unlock

By: Tech Desk | Updated: October 8, 2016 3:01 pm
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itel Mobile has announced the India launch of its latest flagship selfie smartphone in India. The itel it1520 features a front IRIS scanner for retina unlock like previous flagship.

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The smartphone announced today is called a SelfiePro smartphone. The itel it1520 features a 5-inch HD IPS display and is powered by a quad-core 1.3GHz MediaTek processor. The smartphone features 2GB RAM, 16GB storage and expandable memory up to 32GB.

“Based on an inherent belief in every user’s ‘Right to Progress’, itel has been providing easy technological accessibility to the Indian masses through its value-plus, feature-driven offerings. Reiterating our commitment of providing excellent camera quality and performance, we have launched our new SelfiePro it1520, the perfect device for our growing consumer base who loves capturing moments in pictures and selfies. We are confident that the increasingly tech-savvy Indian consumers will enjoy our latest best-in-class offering which integrates performance, functionality and value thus extending the benefit of technological advancement to its users,” said Sudhir Kumar, CEO, Itel Mobile India.

itel it1520 sports a 13MP camera at its back and another 13MP camera at the front. There is also a front LED flash for brighter selfies in low-light conditions. itel it1520 is backed by a 2,500mAh battery and weighs around 165 grams.

itel is also partnering with Reliance Jio for latter’s Welcome Offer. With it1520, itel buyers can avail Reliance Jio 4G connection with unlimited access to data and voice calls. At Rs 8,490, itel i1512 is aimed at consumers looking for a budget smartphone with premium features.