S Mobility has launched the Smart Flo Pace 2 Mi-502 Android smartphone for Rs. 6,999.
The dual-SIM smartphone is powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor and has 512MB of RAM. It sports a 5-inch WVGA (480x800 pixels) capacitive touch screen and features a 5-megapixel rear camera with dual LED Flash and a 1.3-megapixel front facing camera. The Smart Flo Pace 2 Mi-502 runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and comes pre-loaded with apps such as Hoopz, Nimbuzz and WhatsApp.
The phone offers Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity but lacks 3G. It comes with 512MB of internal storage that is expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. The phone has a 2100mAh battery that as per the company's claim, delivers a talk-time of more than 5 hours and standby time of up to 280 hours.
Commenting on the launch, T M Ramakrishnan, CEO - Devices, S Mobility, said, "With the launch of Smart Flo Pace 2, we seek to offer better & advanced features at a competitive pricing. This product positions itself as a premium budget phone with enhanced features and better than what competition is offering. We are encouraged by the response to our previous 2G as well as 3G smartphones and this launch reflects our belief in constant innovation and customer delight."
The company is also offering a free leather cover worth Rs. 500 and a screen guard, free of charge, with the phone. The Smart Flo Pace 2 will be available across India through all major retail stores and saholic.com. It will compete with the likes of the Micromax A72 Canvas Viva that also offers a 5-inch screen.
Spice had recently launched the successor to its Stellar Pinnacle Mi 530 smartphone, the Pinnacle Pro Mi 535, which offers a quad-core processor.
Mobiles launched in April 2013
Spice Smart Flo Pace 2 Mi-502 key specifications
- 5-inch WVGA display
- Dual SIM 2G+2G
- 1GHz quad-core processor
- 512MB RAM
- 512MB internal storage, expandable upto 32GB via microSD
- 5-megapixel rear camera
- 1.3-megapixel front facing camera
- Wi-Fi, Edge, Bluetooth 4.0, AGPS
- 2,100mAh battery
- Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich