Indian cell phone maker Smartron today launched a new phone: the srt.phone. The interesting part, it is named after the master blaster Sachin Tendulkar who also happens to be Smartron’s strategic investor and brand ambassador. The srt.phone has two models: 32GB and 64GB.
Smartron also partnered an e-commerce firm Flipkart, which has exclusive rights to sell the srt.phone in India. Design-wise, the srt.phone boasts of a metal unibody design with curvy edges and slightly contoured back. It measures 8.9mm in thickness and weighs 155 grammes. It also offers a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Specs-wise, it has a 5.5-inch 1080p display secured by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Inside is an octa-core Snapdragon 652 processor alongside 4GB of RAM and Adreno 510 GPU for graphics. Furthermore, it houses a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, PDAF, and f/2.0 aperture. Up front is a 5-megapixel secondary camera with wide-angle lens for selfies.
The srt.phone runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box, which is upgradable to Android O. It embraces two SIM slots in addition to “tcloud” unlimited cloud storage. It packs 3,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 2.0 in addition to connectivity options like VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, and USB Type-C port.
Available in Titanium Gray colour, the srt.phone costs Rs 12,999 for 32GB of storage. The 64GB RAM model, on the other hand, comes costs Rs 13,999.