TCL has entered the Indian smartphone market. The Chinese company has launched the TCL Pride T500L exclusively on Snapdeal, that is basically the TCL 3S M3G. Lets check out the features, specifications and price of the smartphone.
TCL Pride T500L Specifications
The TCL Pride T500L features a 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD OGS IPS display with 95% NTSC color gamut. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor (ARM Cortex A53 – Quad x 1.5 GHz + Quad x 1.0 GHz) along with Adreno 405 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which can be expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS out of the box.
The Pride T500L houses a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Sony Exmor RS sensor, 5P lens and f/2.2 aperture. On the front, it comes with a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash, 88-degree wide-angle lens and f/2.2 aperture for your selfies and video calling. The smartphone supports Dual SIM, weighs 130 grams and is 8.9 mm thick. It comes with an IRIS Retina scanner. It is claimed to be more secure than fingerprint recognition, according to TCL. Using innovative technique, the users can set up new experience of wakeup function. It works by glancing at the camera, which scans the blood vessel of your eyes to check the user and unlock the device.
The Pride T500L includes 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 3,050 mAh battery under the hood.
The TCL Pride T500L is available in White and Slate Grey color variants and has been priced at Rs 10,499. It will be sold exclusively on Snapdeal, where you can also get 5% cashback offers for HDFC Bank Debit Cards and exchange offers.
On this launch occasion, Praveen Valecha, Regional Director, APAC BU India said:
“We are very excited to launch TCL PRIDE in partnership with Snapdeal. It perfectly suits the smart youth of today as they are constantly aspiring for the best in life and use technology to keep pace with the ever changing world around them.”
Steven Zhao, Country Manager APAC – India Business Unit said:
“Today, we are delighted to launch our TCL PRIDE smartphone with Snapdeal – a phone specially designed to cater to the demands of the Indian customers. TCL brings a great value product by redefining user experience with its smart looks, great display and new innovations like world phone. We want our consumers to enjoy our expert products and inspire more and more confidence in us, thus building a long-standing relationship in the mobile tech market and establish firm grounds for becoming a leading player.”
Tony Navin, Senior Vice President, Partnerships and Strategic Initiatives added:
“We are excited to partner with TCL for their first product launch in India. This phone is a great addition to our smartphone offerings. We are confident that TCL Pride will be very well received by our customers across 5000+ towns and cities across India.”