DataWind, who are known for manufacturing low-cost Aakash tablets in India, have launched couple of entry-level Android smartphones today. Lets check out the specifications and pricing of DataWind PocketSurfer 2G4X here.
DataWind PocketSurfer 2G4X Specifications
The DataWind PocketSurfer 2G4X features a 3.5-inch (480 x 320 pixels) display that is powered by a 1.0 GHz Cortex A5 processor. It has 256 MB of RAM and comes with 512 MB of internal memory which can also be expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card. The device runs on Android 4.2.2 JellyBean OS out of the box.
The PocketSurfer 2G4X comes with a 0.3 megapixel (VGA) rear primary camera and also a 0.3 megapixel (VGA) front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. The smartphone supports Dual SIM, comes with 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio.
The PocketSurfer 2G4X includes 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth as connectivity options. There is no information about the battery capacity present under the hood.
The DataWind PocketSurfer 2G4X has been priced at Rs 2,499 in India. It comes with free unlimited internet browsing for one year on Reliance and Telenor pre-paid customers. However, “Free access to internet does not include audio/video streaming or local-downloads, which can alternatively be accessed by topping-up using market plans,” said DataWind. The company has also launched DataWind PocketSurfer 3G4Z for Rs 3,999.
Commenting on this launch, Suneet Singh Tuli, President and CEO of DataWind Inc. said:
“With these phones, we are expanding our portfolio of being a leading player in low-cost affordable segment and offering Indian consumers a unique combination of superior technology complemented with unmatched style. As its predecessors, these phones offer the right mix of features and internet connectivity.
It reinforces our commitment to massify and democratize technology by empowering the consumers with the best and most unique innovations that offer great value for them. With every product we launch, we want more and more people to join the digital age.”