Indian handsets maker Karbonn has announced today that it will launch its upcoming Titanium Hexa smartphone exclusively on www.amazon.in. The new Titanium Hexa will be available for pre order starting May 13th and for sale starting May 20th. This smartphone is priced at Rs.16990/-, and will be available exclusively from Techfone on Amazon.in. As a promotional offer, a free Plantronics Bluetooth Headset will be given away to each user who avails of the exclusive deal on www.amazon.in.
The Titanium Hexa smartphone runs on the latest Android KitKat OS and only following hardware details are known so far :
Display : 5.5 inches Full HD Screen with 1920×1080 pixels
Processor : 1.5GHz hexa-core MediaTek MT6591 processor
Camera : 13MP Auto-Focus rear with flash and 5MP front camera
Battery : 2050 mAh
RAM : 2GB
Internal storage : 16 GB expandable upto 32GB via microSD card
Connectivity : Wi-Fi, GPS, 3G, Bluetooth 4.0
Karbonn has also announced that the Amazon shopping app will come pre-loaded on its next generation smartphones, starting with its upcoming range of Titanium Hexa, Octane and Octane Plus devices. It will make shopping on the move easier by offering a convenient, fast and secure way to search, browse and make purchases anytime, anywhere from Amazon.in. This app will enables shoppers from metros to Tier II and small towns to shop from over 1.5 crore products across 24 product categories on amazon.in.
ShashinDevsare, Executive Director, Karbonn Mobiles says, “With increasing internet penetration through smartphones and evolving lifestyles, customers today enjoy and expect to see several experiences straight out of the box. By making the Amazon App natively available on our Karbonn ‘Smart’ range we wish to transform the way consumers shop and bring the convenience of anytime, anywhere shopping right to their fingertips. With this handy shopping app we endeavour to increase awareness on online shopping and present it as a smart, convenient, secure and hassle-free avenue of shopping to millions of consumers across the country. We strongly believe that this collaboration will reinforce the value of secure mobile e-commerce and also drive increased usage of mobile Internet, thus benefiting the entire end to end ecosystem.”