It's raining phablets. Non-stop. The latest in the line is Smart A111 from Karbonn. Not officially unveiled yet, but the phablet is now available online for Rs. 10,290.
Karbonn Smart A111 comes with a 5.0-inch display and, according to the product listing over at retailer Flipkart, is powered by a 1.2GHz Scorpion dual-core processor. It comes with 512MB RAM and 4GB internal storage, expandable by another 32GB via microSD card.
In typical budget phablet fashion, Karbonn Smart A111 is a dual-SIM phone running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and Micro-USB. Smart A111 comes with a 5.0-megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash with burst mode and face detection. A front-camera is included as well. It is powered by a 2,100mAh battery.
Karbonn Smart A111 will compete with the likes of Micromax A110 Superfone Canvas 2 (Review | Pics) that offers pretty much identical specs at almost exactly the same price point.
Karbonn itself is no stranger to the territory of large screen phones. In December, the company had launched Karbonn A30 with a huge 5.9-inch capacitive touch display with 480x800 pixels resolution running on Android 4.0. Powering the phone is a 1GHz dual-core processor. It was priced at Rs. 12,990 upon launch.
Earlier, the company had launched the Karbonn Smart A9+ and the Smart A21 smartphones priced at Rs. 9,990 and Rs. 11,990 respectively. The Karbonn Smart A9+ sports a 4-inch IPS display while the A21 comes with a 4.5-inch display. Both have a 480x800 pixel resolution. They run on Android 4.0 and feature 5-megapixel autofocus rear cameras with LED flash and 1.3-megapixel front cameras.
More recently, the company had launched the S1 Titanium that sports a 4.5-inch qHD (960×540) multi-touch capacitive touch display and runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. It comes with a 5-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a VGA front camera. Internally, the smartphone is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor and 4GB of internal storage expandable upto 32GB via microSD.
Karbonn Smart A111 technical specifications