Notably, the first Android 4.4 KitKat-based smartphone from Spice will be exclusively available on HomeShop18. The company is also giving 2GB of free cloud storage on Spice Cloud, and the handset comes bundled with a smart flip cover. The smartphone also comes with a free utility dock which has a four-in-one stylus pen.
The Stellar 600 is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) smartphone and unlike other Stellar Android handsets, runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat out-of-the-box. It features a 6-inch qHD (540x960 pixels) IPS display and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor (unspecified chipset) alongside 1GB of RAM.
It sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, while it also houses a 3.2-megapixel front-facing camera. The Stellar 600 includes 4GB of inbuilt storage which is further expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. It packs a 2500mAh battery, which is rated to deliver up to 4 hours of talk time and up to 192 hours of standby time.
The smartphone comes with GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS and Micro-USB connectivity options. The Spice Stellar 600 is available in Black and White colour variants and measures 149.4x74.9x9.3mm, weighing 175 grams.
The Spice Stellar 600 also comes preloaded with WhatsApp, Opera, OLX, and other popular apps. Commenting on the Spice Stellar 600 launch, T M Ramakrishnan- CEO, Devices, Spice Retail Ltd, said, "Stellar 600 is for those who dream big. With a large screen size and running on the latest Android version 4.4 KitKat, it is a power-driven device in terms of its processor and expandable storage (up to 32 GB). At Spice, we believe in catering to consumers' needs and aspirations and the Stellar 600 is yet another potent effort from us in exceeding consumer expectations. The combination of these extraordinary features makes this handset a solid addition to the Android family."