Smarton India has launched the company’s latest smartphone – Smarton srt.phone in India at a starting price tag of Rs. 12,999. The srt.phone comes in Titanium Gray color and available exclusively on Flipkart. The smartphone comes in two variants – 32GB variant cost Rs. 12,999 while the 64GB variant cost Rs. 13,999. There are number of launch offers like you get extra Rs. 1500 discount on exchange and a free Sachin Tendulkar Signature back cover for a limited time period.
On the specifications front, the srt.phone features 5.5-inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and to protect it from scratches, the smartphone comes with Corning Glass 3 protection. The smartphone is powered by 1.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor which is paired with 4GB dual channel RAM. The company claims that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor is 30% faster than Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. The smartphone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system and has 64GB internal storage and there is no microSD card slot for expanding the storage.
On the photography side, the srt.phone features a 13MP rear camera with LED flash, PDAF, and 5MP front-facing camera for selfie & video-calling.
Connectivity, and Sensors:
The smartphone has dual SIM support and comes with connectivity features like 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.1, USB Type-C port, GPS/ A-GPS, and NFC. Talking about Sensors, the smartphone comes with an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor.
Dimensions, and Weight:
The smartphone measures 153 x 77 x 8.9 mm and weighs 155 grams.
The smartphone packs 3000mAh non-removable battery and come with support for fast charging using Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 when charged using the bundled 18W adapter (5V/2A and 9V/2A). The smartphone has removable back cover.
The smartphone has a fingerprint sensor on the back and it unlocks the phone in just 0.09 seconds. As the smartphone doesn’t have a microSD card, the srt.phone comes with unlimited tCloud storage. The company promises an upgrade to upcoming Android O as well as fastest software updates and security patches.
Press Release Quotes:
Speaking at the launch Mahesh Lingareddy, Founder, and Chairman, Smartron India said
“Smartron was founded with a vision to build India’s first true global technology OEM brand that is designed and engineered in India for India and the world and that can disrupt the current trend of Indian market flooded by cheap Chinese brands. All our products are conceptualized to take technological innovation a notch above to compete with other brands globally and the srtphone is no different. It is a phone made for the future with Mastery at the Core. Sachin is the inspiration behind the srtphone. The srtphone is a gift from Sachin to his fans, hence, we made sure we have the best possible features to resemble his characteristics.”
On the launch of the srtphone, Sachin Tendulkar said:
“Over the years, fans have bestowed much love and affection upon me and I am always touched by their gestures. I had requested the Smartron team to come up with a smartphone for everyone without compromising the “Core” performance and the Smartron premium experience. They designed a stunning smartphone which caters to all the requirements of the people today. This is another opportunity for me to engage with all who have given me much over the years including the second innings of my life.”
Smartron srt.phone launch offers:
- Rs. 1,500 discount on exchange of an old phone
- Free Sachin Tendulkar-design back covers worth Rs. 599
- Free extended t.care warranty worth Rs. 1,499
- Axis Bank Buzz credit card holders get an additional 5 percent cashback
Smartron srt.phone specifications:
- Display: 5.5-inch IPS display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- Processor: Octa-Core Snapdragon 652 processor (Quad 1.8GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.44GHz A53 CPUs) with Adreno 510 GPU
- Memory: 4GB LPDDR3 RAM, 32GB / 64GB (EMMC5.1) internal memory
- Operating System: Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), Upgradable to Android O
- Rear-Camera: 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, PDAF, f/2.0 aperture
- Front-Camera: 5MP front-facing camera with wide-angle lens
- Fingerprint sensor: Yes
- Dimensions: 153x77x8.9mm
- Weight: 155g
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, USB Type-C, NFC
- Battery: 3000mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0