The Domestic tech company swipe has just launched a budget oriented smartphone called the Swipe konnect power. As the name suggests, the phone packs a huge 3000mah mAh battery at a price tag of just 4999 INR. This smartphone is for people looking for a 4G VoLTE enabled Android experience without burning a hole in their pockets. It will be exclusively available for purchase via snapdeal starting August 7.
The phone features a 5-inch HD(1280×720) resolution IPS display with a pixel density of 294ppi. Under the hood, it has a 1.5GHz Quad core processor with 2GB of RAM for multitasking which is more than enough to run most of the android applications. Not many phones provide 2GB of RAM in such a small price bracket. On the storage department, It has got 16GB of in built storage. It can be expanded to 32GB via the MicroSD slot.
Regarding design, the phone is protected by a polycarbonate back with an 8MP rear camera (flash enabled) and the swipe branding. The polycarbonate back makes the phone less slippery and with the 5-inch form factor, an easier device to hold. It also houses a 5MP front facing the camera for selfies.
It is dual-sim (GSM+GSM) 4G VoLTE enabled device with connectivity options via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS,3.5mm headphone jack and a micro USB 2.0 port with support for USB OTG. On board sensors on this device include proximity sensor and accelerometer. The company claims the 3000mAh battery has a standby time of 24 hours on normal usage, 3 hours on video streaming on 4G network and 4 hours of online streaming on a WiFi connection. The battery which is one of the main highlights of the phone is user removable. Out of the box, the phone runs on android 6.0 Marshmallow.
While launching the phone, CEO of Swipe Technologies Pvt. Ltd., Mr. Shripal Gandhi said, ” Fulfilling aspirations of demanding Indians at affordable price is what differentiates Swipe from other smartphone players. Our latest creation is yet another affordable device under the KONNECT series – KONNECT Power. It is designed for the aspiring youth of the country who requires long lasting battery that too with 2GB RAM yet the phone is light on pocket.”