Zen Mobiles has launched today a new entry level smartphone- Sonic 1 in India. Sonic 1 will be exclusively available on an e-commerce portal ebay.in for 5,999 INR for a limited period of time.
Sonic 1 includes a large size 5 inch IPS LCD display with mediocre 840 X 480 pixels (WVGA) resolution and is equipped with 1.3 GHz Quad Core processor paired with 2 GB of RAM. There is a 5 MP auto focus rear camera with LED flash and a 2 MP front facing unit for selfies and video calls.
Sonic 1 includes 16 GB of built-in memory and a micro SD card for expanding memory by up to another 32 GB. It runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop OS out of the box, which is a good thing as most other budget phones are stuck on KitKat.
A 1850 mAh battery will power the smartphone, which on paper is standard in this price range. Sonic 1 has a dual SIM support and 3G connectivity. Other connectivity options include EDGE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro USB port, 3.5 mm audio jack, GPS, etc.
This smartphone will also be available on EMIs via ICICI, Citibank and HDFC credit cards and customer s can also redeem their PAYBACK points on the online channel. eBay guarantees refund or replacement, in case you are not satisfied with the product.
Commenting on the launch, (Zen Mobile Spokesperson) said, “The Sonic 1 is handcrafted for the gen-Y crowd. The all new Sonic 1 2GB runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop and has an affordable price of Rs. 5999/-. We are delighted to partner with e-bay and hope to further our association with more such innovative and best priced devices in the coming future”.
Key Specifications of Zen Sonic 1:
|Model||Zen Sonic 1|
|Display||5 inch WVGA IPS display|
|Processor||1.3 GHz Quad Core processor|
|Camera||5 MP rear and 2 MP front camera|
|Internal Memory||16 GB|
Consumers can also consider Xiaomi Redmi 2, Micromax Canvas A1, Videocon Infinium Z51 Nova Plus, Micromax Canvas Fire 4 A107 and Micromax Unite 3 within the same price range.