DIZO teases premium feature phone in India, could be the Star 500


  • DIZO has teased its first feature phone
  • The phone features a premium design
  • It is expected to be the DIZO Star 500

DIZO has teased the arrival of a new feature phone in India. The first teaser suggests that the company may announce the DIZO Star 500 feature phone. The company may also announce another feature phone called the DIZO Star 300 alongside.

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Last week, Realme’s AIoT sub-brand introduced its first DIZO branded products such as DIZO GoPods D TWS earbuds and DIZO Wireless neckband in India. Now that the brand has released the first teaser of its upcoming feature phone, it appears that the DIZO Star 500’s launch date may not be far away.

DIZO Star 500 feature phone India launch teased

DIZO’s tweet reveals a new feature phone with a circular module that houses a camera and an LED flash. The tweet has no information on the moniker and launch date of the handset.

Last month, two feature phones by DIZO were spotted at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) certification site. The listings revealed that the images and key specs of both phones. These models are expected to launch as the DIZO Star 300 and DIZO Star 500.

The handset teased by DIZO appears to the Star 500. While the company is yet to announce the Star 300 and Star 500, the unboxing videos of both phones are available on YouTube.

DIZO Star 500 specifications and features (expected)

The DIZO Star 500 unboxing video by Tack Jacy reveals that it houses a 2.8-inch display, a 1,900mAh battery, 32MB RAM, 32MB storage, support for up to 64GB microSD cards, and a 0.3-megapixel camera with flash. Its offers other features like dual SIM with 2G support, a microUSB port, a 3.5mm audio jack, a torch strip with 6 LEDs, support for multiple Indian languages, FM radio, and a music player. It is likely to carry a price tag of Rs 1,799.

DIZO Star 300 specifications and features (expected)

The DIZO Star 300 unboxing video revealed by the same YouTuber revealed that it has a 1.7-inch display, a 2,550mAh battery, 32MB RAM/storage, and support for up to 64GB microSD cards. The other features of the Star 300 include 2G, dual SIM, a microUSB port, a 3.5mm headphone slot, a torch, support for multiple Indian languages, FM radio, and a music player. It is speculated to arrive with a pricing of Rs 1,499.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.