Swipe Junior Kids smartphone launched in India for Rs 5999

Swipe Junior, a kids smartphone has been officially launched in India by Swipe Technologies. It is specifically targeted at children between age group 5-15, to help them increase their creativity mixed with fun learning and without compromising on security. Lets have a look at the specifications and features of the smartphone.


Swipe Junior Specifications

The Swipe Junior features a 4.5-inch (960 x 540 pixels) qHD IPS display. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz dual-core processor. It has 512 MB of RAM and comes with 4 GB of internal memory. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS out of the box.

The smartphone comes with a 2 megapixel rear camera and a 0.3 megapixel (VGA) front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It supports Single SIM (3G) and has a 3.5 mm audio jack.

On the connectivity front, the Junior comes with 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth and GPS. The smartphone comes with a 1,900 mAh battery under the hood that promises 8 hours of talk time on 2G and 120 hours of battery life on standby mode.


Exclusive Features for Kids in Swipe Junior

Swipe Junior is not about raw specs but the experience and differentiating ‘child’ features. It comes equipped with five exclusive features:

  1.  Parents Operated Control System : This specialized feature is designed for Swipe Junior enabling the parents to keep a check of the “contact list” their kids are connected to, control/limit the time spent on internet browsing, games or any other apps. The smartphone also grants extreme flexibility to have SOS emergency dialing facility with just one click.
  2.  Equipped with powerful Geo-positioning : An amazing technology and first of its kind to control the Kid’s movement, limiting them to be within defined Geo-Fence area. Parents can monitor the phone’s location through GPS and can also set “safe” and “danger” zones for their child.
  3. Customize UI for kids : Parents can customize the wallpapers that their kids find attractive and set ringtone that are soothing for their children. Kids can enjoy the preloaded apps that are fascinating for them and can also ignite their imagination with interactive story books.
  4. Shockproof & Durable design : Considering the fact that kids drop the devices, the device has a specially designed shock and break proof body made with food grade material.
  5. On Cloud : An all-time real cloud connectivity makes Swipe Junior world’s only unique cloud connected mobile for kids.

The Swipe Junior kids smartphone is available in blue and pink color variants and has been priced at Rs 5,999 in India. It will be sold via all major e-commerce platforms like Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal, Paytm and more along with the official website. It can also be booked by simply calling on 8793038038 with COD option. The smartphone comes with one-year free subscription for parental control and geo-tracking services.

Swipe has recently launched ELITE 2 smartphone and Ace Strike 4G tablet in the country.

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