iVoomi, which has launched a plethora of entry-level smartphones under Rs 5,000 has come up with yet another smartphone, namely, the iVoomi iPro. Priced at just Rs 3,999, the iPro offers an 18:9 display, 4G LTE & VoLTE support, Face Unlock and AR Emoji features. Like other iVoomi smartphones launched in recent times, the iPro is also exclusive to Flipkart in the sub-continent, and it can be picked up from September 20, 2018. Furthermore, iVoomi has announced its tie-up with telecom operator Reliance Jio to offer instant cashback worth Rs 2,200 which brings down the price of the handset to Rs 1,799. Jio users performing a recharge of Rs 198 or Rs 299 will receive the cashback.
iVoomi iPro: Specifications and Features
Talking about the specifications of the iVoomi iPro, the handset is equipped with a 4.95-inch FWVGA+ display with a resolution of 480 x 960 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. Internally, the smartphone is powered by the 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MTK6737 chipset, coupled with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage. There’s a microSD card slot as well for storage expansion up to 128GB.
The device lacks a fingerprint scanner, but it does come with Face Unlock feature alongside the usual Android unlocking methods such as pattern and PIN code. This Dual-SIM smartphone comes laden with Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition)-based SmartMe 3.0. The phone measures 10mm in thickness and iVoomi has added sensors such as proximity and gravity sensors. Being an Android Go smartphone, the device ships with apps such as Google Go, Gmail Go and so on. iVoomi has added features such as Intelligent Power Saving mode, long screenshot, Magazine lock screen, Intelligent background management, and Smart SMS & Call Identification.
Commenting on the launch, Mr Ashwin Bhandari, CEO, iVoomi India, says, “After due diligence, and extensive research, we realised that there is an ever-growing demand for entry-level smartphones in the country. iVOOMi iPro has been designed keeping in mind the aspirations of a typical smartphone buyer in India who wants to own the best of technology without burning a hole in his pocket. This includes users who are switching from feature phones to smartphones but have a budget constraint. Bringing the latest technology at the most competitive prices has been the core vision of the company. With this, we also decided to bring back our much-adored Shatterproof Display coupled with the in-demand AR Emoji.”
As for the connectivity options, the iVoomi iPro has support for Dual SIM, 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS and a Micro USB port. There are a 5MP front and rear cameras with the rear camera having LED flash support. The phone comes armed with a 2000mAh battery with Intelligent Power Saving Mode.
iVoomi iPro: Pricing and Availability
iVoomi has launched the iPro device exclusively on Flipkart at a price of Rs 3,999. The phone will be available in three colour options- Platinum Gold, Indie Blue and Matte Red.
iVoomi iPro: Reliance Jio Cashback Offer
iVoomi has tied up with Reliance Jio for the ‘Jio Football Offer,’ under which the telco will be providing an instant cashback of Rs 2,200. Jio users recharging with the Rs 299 or Rs 198 prepaid plans will receive 44 vouchers of Rs 50 to their MyJio account in four hours.
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