Zync Global has launched a new budget smartphone in India, Cloud Z401, at Rs. 4,499.
The company has announced that the Zync Cloud Z401 will be available in physical stores as well as e-commerce websites.
The Zync Cloud Z401 runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread; however the company claims that the smartphone features Ice Cream Sandwich UI. It is a dual-SIM device (GSM+GSM). The Cloud Z401 is powered by a 1GHz processor (unspecified chipset) along with 256MB of RAM. The smartphone features a 4-inch IPS display with a resolution of 480x800 (WVGA) pixels.
It bears a 2-megapixel rear autofocus camera accompanied by an LED flash, apart from a VGA front-facing camera. The Zync Cloud Z401's camera app features settings for white balance, colour effect, brightness and contrast control, apart from multi-shot mode.
It comes with 128MB inbuilt storage while is expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. Connectivity options on the smartphone include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Micro-USB. It weighs 114 grams and packs a 1,300mAh battery. The Zync Cloud Z401 will be available in two colour variants Black and White. The phone comes with apps like Facebook Messenger, Twitter, Skype, Viber, YouTube, Yahoo, and WhatsApp.
Commenting on the launch, Amul Mohan Mittal, co-founder, Zync Global said, "After seeing the success of the low-cost tablets, we have decided to extend our footprint in the low cost smartphone category as well. This category has great untapped potential and just like our tablets, we plan to offer maximum features at a very affordable price to appeal to our value conscious Indian consumers."
Mobiles launched in November 2013
Zync Cloud Z401 key specifications
- 4-inch IPS display with a resolution of 480x800 pixels
- 1GHz processor (unspecified chipset)
- 256MB of RAM
- 2-megapixel rear autofocus camera with LED flash
- VGA front-facing camera
- Dual-SIM (GSM+GSM)
- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
- Android 2.3 Gingerbread
- 1300mAh battery