Smartron has launched the t.phone P in India as its newest model under the t.phone range. The new smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs. 7,999 and will be exclusively available through Flipkart. The first flash sale will begin on January 17 at 12 noon. Smartron is also offering 1TB free cloud storage via its t.cloud service.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Smartron t.phone P runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat and comes with a full metal body. The smartphone features a 5.2-inch HD (720x1280 pixels) IPS display and is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC with four processing cores at 1.4GHz and the other four cores at 1.1GHz, coupled with 3GB of RAM. It has a 13-megapixel camera sensor on the rear with f/2.2 aperture and an LED flash, while a 5-megapixel, fixed-focus, f/2.2 aperture-equipped secondary camera sensor is available on the front along with a low-light flash. There are preloaded features such as Beautify, HDR, Panorama, Time Lapse, and Burst mode alongside a selfie-centric Wide Selfie to accompany the available camera hardware.
Smartron has provided 32GB onboard storage on the t.phone P that is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB) that comes in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration. In terms of connectivity, the smartphone has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, and Micro-USB with OTG support. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. A fingerprint sensor is also available on the back of the smartphone that not just secures the experience but also lets users take pictures or answer calls with just one tap. Besides, the handset packs a 5000mAh battery that is touted to deliver more than two days of power on a single charge. The battery also supports a fast-charging technology that enables a full-day charge in 90 minutes of time. Likewise, the massive battery pack is capable of charging other devices such as smartphones, smartbands, and Bluetooth speakers via OTG support.
"The t.phone P is inspired by the multi-faceted, on the move, globally aware Indian consumer. This is a person who expects more from his phone without any compromises and without stretching the seams of his pockets. With a massive 5000mAh battery and an all-metal body, we’ve merged power and beauty into the t.phone P. To top it, we have layered it with Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processing might to give millions of Indians an enviable device at an exceptional price," said Amit Boni, Vice President Sales and Marketing, Smartron, in a press statement.
With the arrival of the t.phone P, Smartron now has three models its smartphone portfolio that also includes the srt.phone and the original t.phone. Established in India in March 2016, the Hyderabad-based company recently expanded its presence and entered the Middle-East market. It had received an undisclosed sum of funding from cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.