Karbonn has introduced a new smartphone, the Karbonn A8 through online retailer, Saholic for Rs. 6,189. The
company has not officially announced the smartphone, though. The
listing was first spotted by Fonearena
The Karbonn A8
comes with a 4-inch display that sports a resolution of 480x800 pixels.
It is powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor along with 512MB of RAM. It
sports a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 0.3-megapixel
front-facing camera. The device includes 4GB of internal storage that
can be expanded up to 32GB via a microSD card. The Karbonn A8 is a
dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) device with dual standby. The smartphone runs Android
4.2 Jelly Bean. Connectivity options on the device include Wi-Fi,
Bluetooth, GPS/ aGPS and 3G. Other features include FM Radio and a G
sensor. Some preloaded apps include Assassins Creed, Bubble Bash,
Kingsoft Office, WhatsApp, Flipboard and Karbonn Live. The phone comes
with a 1500mAh battery.
Earlier, the domestic handset maker
launched Karbonn A11+ that
features a 4.7-inch FWVGA display with a resolution of 480x854 pixels.
The device is powered by a 1GHz processor coupled with 512MB of RAM. It
includes 161MB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 32GB with
the help of a microSD card. The device sports a 3.2-megapixel auto
focus rear camera with LED flash and a VGA front-facing camera. It is a
dual-SIM device with support for GSM+GSM. Sadly, the handset runs the
dated Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS, and there is no word about a
possible OS update.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, EDGE,
GPRS, Bluetooth and Micro-USB. The device is backed by a 1450mAh battery
but there is no word on the expected talktime and standby time of the
device. The device does not support 3G.
Mobiles launched in August 2013
Karbonn A8 key specifications
- 4-inch display with a resolution of 480x800 pixels
- 1GHz dual-core processor
- 512MB RAM
- Dual SIM (GSM+GSM)
- 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash
- 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera
- 4GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB
- 1500mAh battery
- Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)