The Game-Changing smartphone is available exclusively on Snapdeal
India, February 2016: Riding on the incredible success of the Konnect series, Swipe Technologies, India’s leading Mobile Internet Technology Company, and the No 4 brand in the tablets space in India, has announced the launch of new feature-rich budget smartphone, Swipe Konnect 5.1 in Sandstone Black finish. It is a Limited Edition smartphone priced at Rs. 3,999, launched exclusively on Snapdeal today.
The gorgeous black sandstone finish that marks the smartphone’s distinctiverear casing not only makes the device look premium and elegant, but it also provides the device a better grip in hands of the user. As per Swipe’s strategy to gain market share rapidly, their internal product & research team have mapped the market in terms of segments where consumers are buying smartphones and also analyzed the trends in affordable smartphones segment for the next one year. Konnect 5.1 has adequate specifications just right for the entry level consumer with an affordable price that delights the end user.
Konnect 5.1 comes with a 5-inch IPS display with Vi-Di technology ensuring that the high-resolution images and videos look as colorful and vivid as real, offering spectacular visual experience. It sports an 8-megapixel rear snapper and 3.2 megapixel selfie camera on front. The camera features include Face Beautify, Wink to Capture Detection, Gesture Capture, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama, and QR Code Scanner. The devices is backed by a powerful 3000 mAh battery, which claims to offer up-to 15 hours of talktime and up-to 200 hours of standby time on 3G network.
Armed with the 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor, 1GB RAM and 8GB internal memory (expandable up to 32GB), Konnect 5.1 offers superior multitasking experience. For a great operating experience, Konnect 5.1 comes with Android KitKat 4.4.2 and is upgradable to Android 5.1 Lollipop.
Talking about the launch of Konnect 5.1, Mr Shripal Gandhi, Founder & CEO, Swipe Technologies, said: “Making technology affordable is our unstated mission and our products such as Konnect 5.1 help us play our role of market leaders in a successful way. Mostly, low cost phone is associated with low end specs; however, with Konnect 5.1 we bring a 'no-compromise' fully loaded smartphone experience to the first time smartphone buyer. Konnect 5.1 is a faster, quicker and dynamic offering that the company has brought out for the Gen Z. It is a smartphone designed for the aspiring, demanding and connected youth of India.”
Swipe had launched its first smartphone fablet in its Konnect series - the fashionable Swipe Konnect 5.0 Fablet in the first quarter of 2015. With its compelling features and attractive price point, Konnect 5.0 received overwhelming response in the market.
Swipe is taking its Konnect brand further with Konnect 5.1 Limited Edition Sandstone textured finish, which is so enchanting that you'll be in awe of it the moment you set eyes on it. For the discerning customer, Konnect 5.1 is the beginning of endless fun.
About Swipe Technologies:
Swipe Technologies is an innovation-centric mobility solutions company, having started its operations in July 2012. Within a short span of time, Swipe has become the leading tablet and Smartphone maker in India. Swipe was started with an aim to bring exciting devices in the growing Indian market and today, it is the leading consumer brand with key innovations across products, pricing and customer support.
Founded by technocrat Mr. Shripal Gandhi, Swipe raised $5 million in May 2014 from the Venture Capital firm Kalaari Capital. In the last three years, Swipe has won a number of accolades including the “Top 50 Inspiring Entrepreneurs of India” by The Economic Times, the “Most Innovation-driven Company in India” by World Brand Congress, the “Most Innovative Start-up” by Franchise India, the “Best Integrated Campaign” by the World Brand Congress & the “Best Youth Brand Tablet” by CNBC. Also, Swipe’s young founder Mr. Shripal Gandhi has been recognized as the “CNBC Young Turks” for his breakthrough strategies and innovation in the field of mobile communication technologies. For details, logon to www.justswipe.com