Micromax, the Indian smartphone brand launched two new smartphones today- the Micromax Vdeo 1 and Micromax Vdeo 2. Both the smartphones are priced at Rs. 5000 and with the entry level specifications. The major highlight specification of this Micromax smartphone is that these phones support for VoLTE feature, which means that user can use Reliance Jio 4G SIM card in these phones and more interestingly, Micromax is tie up the Jio 4G SIM card in the retail box itself.
The one major difference between these two Micromax smartphone is that, Micromax Vdeo 1 sports WVGA display whereas Vdeo 2 sports 4.5 inch FWVGA display. The rest of the feature of both the smartphones are same. Both the mobiles include a 1.3 Ghz guard core processor coupled with 1 GB of RAM. The Micromax smartphone also includes 8 GB of Internal storage with the expandable memory with the help of a micro SD card.
The smartphone also sport a 5MP rear camera and a 2MP front camera. The Vdeo 1 is powered by 1,600mAh battery whereas the Vdeo 2 features 1,800mAh battery. The mobiles run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow powered by 1600 mAH and 1800 mAh respectively. Connectivity options include- 4G LTE, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, and GPS.
At the launch of this Micromax Smartphone, Shubhajit Sen who is the Chief Marketing Officer of Micromax Informatics said:
At Micromax, they develop their understanding of the Indian consumer demand, consistently deriving understanding and delivering the innovative products in the market. They have seen 2016 as the marked clash in the long term trend of Feature Phones users are shifting towards the Smart Phones. Two barriers that are identified were perceived the high cost of data packs and the lack of a differentiated mass-use case. By launching the new two smartphones i.e Vdeo 1 and Vdeo 2. They have focused on these issues and believe Video calling that is as simple as making a voice call, in today’s time. This feature, connected with the free internet connectivity with the pre-bundled Reliance Jio SIM card which gives free calling and unlimited data, is a compelling proposition that will accelerate the switch from feature phones to Smartphones. Their leadership position and strong brand equity have allowed Micromax, for the first time the key players teamed together to deliver a complete solution for the consumers.
The Vdeo range is fully loaded with the best features for any entry level Smartphones, as it includes 4G VoLTE, Android Marshmallow, Quad core processors, great battery backup performance and housed in a premium and stylish metal body. He also said they are extremely proud that the team has managed to deliver this bundle of features on their Smartphones priced under Rs 5000.