India’s private telecom operator Idea launched a 3G-enabled smartphone, ULTRA II with 5.5-inch screen that runs on Android Jelly Bean 4.2 and is powered by a 1.3 Ghz quad-core processor. It has 8 megapixel rear camera with HDR and a 2 MP front camera with LED flash. It comes with 1GB RAM and 4 GB of internal memory, and is expandable up to 32 GB via micro SD card.
Also it has a 2500 mAh powerful battery and with a power saver mode for 75 percent extra saving on battery time. It is available at a price of Rs 12,500, focusing on driving data penetration in the country through sale of 3G devices.
Idea also launched an entry level 3G smartphone, Idea !d 1000, which features a 3.5-inch screen, is powered by a 1 GHz dual core processor and runs on Android Jelly Bean 4.2 OS. This dual-SIM handset also has a built-in social networking app. It carries a 2MP camera and an internal memory of 4GB, expandable to 32 GB. It is priced at Rs 5,400, and handsets will be available in the market from next week.
Both Idea !d 1000 and ULTRA II will be available across Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Maharashtra & Goa, MP & Chhattisgarh, Haryana, UP West, and UP East.