Smartron, the Indian manufacturing company which came into news when the company announced that they will be launching a smartphone branded by Sachin Tendular, the cricketing God In India and named the SRT.Phone, has finally launched the smartphone in India. The company held a press event in New Delhi, India where they unveiled the new phone in the presence of Sachin Tendulkar. The phone has been already endorsed by Sachin Tendulkar and the phone has been manufactured by some inputs from the man himself. Also worth noting is that Sachin Tendulkar has not only given his name for the phone but he also is an investor in the company.
Looking at the device launched by Smartron, SRT.Phone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box with the slightly tweaked TronX OS on top. Smartron also promises to release 2-3 major software updates for this device along with quarterly security updates.
The device sports a 5.5-inch AMOLED display offering Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution. It is powered by 64-bit Snapdragon 652 octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz and comes coupled with Adreno 510 GPU. There is 4GB of RAM which should handle most of the usage with ease. It will be available in 32GB and 64GB storage variants that can be further expandable via MicroSD card slot. On top of that, Smartron is also offering unlimited cloud storage via its in-house tCloud. For audio output, the SRT.Phone come with a 1W single speaker and there is also a dual microphone for noise cancellation.
In the camera department, the SRT.phone features a 13MP rear camera with PDAF, f/2.0 aperture, and LED flash. For selfies, the SRT.Phone features an 8MP front camera with wide-angle lens. It is backed by a 3,000mAh battery that should give a day-long battery life. The device also supports Quick Charge 2.0 fast charging technology. On the connectivity front, the device offers 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C port. On the rear of the device, there is a circular fingerprint sensor. It measures 153 x 77 x 8.9 mm and weighs 150 grams.
The device is priced at Rs. 12,999 for the 32 GB variant and goes up to 13,999 for the 64 GB variant. The device is same as the other smartphones coming at this price range but the smartphone has been launched by Sachin Tendulkar who will have his influence in boosting the sales of this phone. Stay tuned for more on SRT.Phone as we know more.