Smartron tphone was announced in India around three months back, by Sachin Tendulkar at an event in Hyderabad. Dubbed as the first ‘designed and engineered in India‘ smartphone for India, it was selling via Smartron tstore and Gadgets 360 till now. The tphone is now available on Amazon India. Lets check out the specifications, features and pricing of the device below.
Smartron tphone Specifications
The Smartron tphone features a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Super AMOLED multi-touch display, that is protected by Corning Gorillas Glass 3, has a pixel density of 401 PPI and comes with Apical Assertive Display technology for excellent outdoor visibility. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 (Quad 1.5 GHz ARM A53 + Quad 2.0 GHz ARM A57) 64-bit processor along with Adreno 430 GPU. It comes with 4 GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 64 GB of internal storage, which can be expanded via microSD card. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box. It has tronx feature that will enable the users to access various unique services including – tcloud, tstore and tcare.
It rocks a 13 megapixel rear primary camera with dual LED flash, 6P lens, f/2.0 aperture and Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF). On the front, it has a 4 megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture for selfies and video calling. It supports Hybrid Dual SIM (micro + nano / microSD), comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio. It weighs 149 grams only. It has superior noise cancellation technology, which has an inbuilt 4-mic array and also comes with surround sound supported by the specially designed sound chamber with DTS premium sound & DTS PlayFi.
On the connectivity front, the tphone includes 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.1, USB Type-C and GPS. It packs in a 3,000 mAh lithium-ion polymer battery under the hood with Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 support.
The Smartron tphone is available in Orange, Blue, Violet, Silver and Violet color variants. It was priced at Rs 22,999 at launch but for some unknown reason, the price has been hiked to Rs 24,999 in India. It is now selling via Amazon India, Smartron tstore, Gadgets 360 and soon will go on sale via offline retail stores as well.
On this announcement, Mahesh Lingareddy, Founder and Chairman, Smartron India Pvt Ltd, said:
“We have developed the tphone as a true differentiator in the market with unlimited storage, its style and substance backed by tronx, bringing our discerning customers a fantastic and seamless experience. The hardware build is truly exceptional and is the lightest in its category. We are yet again expanding through our partnership with Amazon India, thereby bringing the true IoT experience within the reach of more and more people. We are looking forward to this fruitful association.”