Swipe today launched a new affordable smartphone dubbed Swipe Konnect Star in India. The Swipe Konnect Star supports 4G VoLTE so that it can support voice calling over Jio’s high-speed LTE network. It comes in Gold, Silver, and Grey colour options and goes on sale exclusively on Shopclues starting February 16. The device is priced at Rs 3,799.
Specs wise, the Swipe Konnect Star sports a 4-inch (10.16cm) screen featuring 854 x 480 pixels WVGA resolution. It comes with two Micro SIM slots and connectivity options like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, microUSB 2.0 and 3.5mm audio jack. Inside is a 1GHz quad-core processor, 1GB RAM and 16GB internal memory, expandable up to 32GB via microSD.
The Swipe Konnect Star features a 5MP rear shooter with LED flash. Up front is a 1.3MP selfie camera. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system and packs an 1800mAh battery under the hood, which is claimed to offer up to 180 hours standby time and 10 hours talk time. The set of sensors on the phone includes G-Sensor and Proximity.
In other news, Swipe recently posted a teaser on social media hinting that a new smartphone is underway. “So fast that it’ll make things happen overnight #ComingSoon,” the company tweeted.
— Just Swipe (@SwipeLYF) February 14, 2017
Specifications of the Swipe Konnect Star
|Camera||5MP Rear / 1.3MP Front|
|Internal storage||16GB (Expandable Up To 32GB)|
|Operating system||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|