October 26, 2016 11:39:19 am
Videocon has today unveiled its new flagship device, the Ultra50. The 4G LTE capable Ultra 50 features a glass finish, and a curved bezel design. It also sports dual WhatsApp, gesture controls and has an SOS function.
Videocon Ultra50 comes with a 5-inch HD IPS display (supported by MiraVision), and is powered by a 1.3GHz Quad-core processor. The phone comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB of interal storage, expandable to 64GB. It is running Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and is backed by a 3000 mAh battery.
Ultra50 features a 13MP rear AF camera that comes with PDAF and dual LED flash. The front of the camera features a 5MP shooter with a selfie LED flash.
Spearheading the launch, Akshay Dhoot, Head of Technology and Innovation, Videocon, said, “With the launch of our flagship smartphone, Ultra50 today, Videocon Smartphone is further establishing itself as a consumer-centric brand. We are a brand that continuously innovates to meet the growing needs of consumers with great designs. While features like Selfie Flash, SOS-Be Safe and front facing finger print sensor in Ultra50 help empower consumers, we believe its stylish curved bezel design and finishing will appeal to the taste of our consumers.”
The company says that the Ultra50 is tageted to those users who are looking for a sturdy and stunning device. Videocon also calims that the front facing fingerprint sensor comes with a ‘super sensitive capacitive sensor making it more accurate and responsive’. Ultra50 also comes with the pre-installed SOS-Be Safe emergency response app.
Ultra50’s dual Whatsapp feature will allow users to use two different WhatsApp accounts on the smartphone. Gesture controls on the phone allow for simple methods to access different functions of the phone, which includes drawing an ‘O’ for the Flash light, ‘M’ to blast Music, ‘C’ to launch the Camera, and so on.
Videocon Ultra50 offers users entertainment through the pre-installed ErosNow app, which comes with a free 1-year membership to over 3000 music videos and movies. The company is also offering users an 18 months warranty on the phone, along with a 15 day replacement warranty.
Videocon Ultra50 will be available through both online and offline platforms starting the first week of November at Rs 8,990.
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