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Launchpad: Budget-friendly

Eddy’s Creativity Tablet comes pre-loaded with activities, apps and videos designed to nurture creativity in children.

The Redmi 2 smartphone sports a 4.7-inch 720p HD IPS fully laminated display along with AGC Dragontrail glass protection.

Product: Micromax 4K-UHD TVs

Price: Rs. 39,990

Micromax has launched two 4K Ultra High Definition televisions in sizes of 42-inch and 49-inch at Rs 39,990 and Rs 49,990 respectively. The new TVs are exclusively available on Flipkart. The 49-inch variant runs on Android Kitkat 4.4 OS and comes preloaded with Google Play Store. With built-in WiFi, users can browse Internet, watch online videos and run applications. Its Smart Somato-sensory remote let users scroll through the menu as an Air Mouse or via voice commands and play pre-loaded motion sensors games, doubling it as game controller.

 

GAME CHANGER

Product: Xiaomi Redmi 2

Price: Rs. 6,999

The new Xiaomi Redmi 2 smartphone has arrived. It will go on sale only on Flipkart on March 24 at 2PM. The Redmi 2 smartphone sports a 4.7-inch 720p HD IPS fully laminated display (Sharp/AUO; 70% NTSC colour gamut, 1000:1 contrast ratio, 312ppi) along with AGC Dragontrail glass protection. Running Android 4.4.4 KitKat operating system sugarcoated with MIUI 6, the device comes with an 8MP BSI f/2.2 rear camera with 28mm wide-angle 5-element lens and a 2MP BSI front camera with support for 720p video recording. It runs on a 64-bit 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 CPU based on Cortex A53 with Adreno 306 GPU, 1GB LPDDR3 RAM.

 

QUIET CHALLENGER

Product: Infocus M2

Price: Rs. 4, 999

InFocus, a smartphone brand from the US, has entered the Indian market with its M2 priced at a very competitive Rs 4,999 exclusively on Snapdeal.com. Manufactured by Foxconn, the phone comes with a 4.2-inch WXGA (1280 x 768p) at 355 ppi. Despite the price both front and rear cameras are 8 MP with auto focus and smile, face and voice detections. The front camera has diffused front facing LED for brighter selfies and super bright LED on the back. The device has a 1.3 Ghz quad core processor with 1GB RAM and 2,010mAh Li-Ion battery. It also comes ith of 8 GB internal memory expandable up to 64GB. Plus, the phone comes with Dual SIM support.

 

SMART KIDS

Product: Eddy Ben 10

Price: Rs. 9,999

Kid’s tablet maker Eddy today launched two new tablets for kids in India in partnership with Cartoon Network Enterprises. The two tablets called Ben 10 tablet and Creativity Tablet runs on Android 4.2.2 with an overlay of Eddy’s proprietary Athena OS and are priced at Rs 9,999 and Rs 8,999 respectively. Eddy’s Creativity Tablet comes pre-loaded with activities, apps and videos designed to nurture creativity in children. It features more than 180 activities from the popular kids’ show M.A.D (Music, Art and Dance).