While Videocon might not have enjoyed success in smartphone & tablet PC lineup, that doesn’t stop them to experiment and they are up for more smartphones and tablets in coming months. They have come up with Videocon A22 smartphone in the A series lineup of devices.
After launching Videocon A27 Android ICS phone at Rs 6100, Videocon is back with A22 smartphone. Going through the specifications of Videocon A22, its equipped with 3.5 inches diagonally measured touchscreen display which is capacitive providing 320 x 480 pixels resolution. Just like all other Videocon phones, this will be in the same line with Dual SIM GSM + GSM connectivity options.
While Micromax is looking to bring 5 inches Canvas Viva phablet for Rs 5,000, Videocon should rethink on the pricing of this phone. Finally Videocon has pre-loaded it with Saavn the music app, Times of India app, YouTube, Facebook, Google Talk, FunZone, Economic Times, Google Play for apps, games and widgets, WhatsApp, Play Store, Emoze, Gmail apps and additional features includes Proximity sensor, G-Sensors, Multi-tasking, Text input and Spell Check, Voice Search, Voice chat.
Key Features of Videocon A22 –
- 3.5-inch Capacitive Touchscreen
- HVGA, 320 x 480 Pixels
- Android v2.3.7 (Gingerbread) OS
- Dual Standby SIM (GSM + GSM)
- 3 MP Primary Camera
- 1 GHz Processor
- 256 MB RAM
- Expandable Storage Capacity of 16 GB
- Wi-Fi Enabled, Wi Fi tether
- 0.3 MP Secondary Camera
- 62.5x118x13.1 mm
- 1500 mAh battery
- 4 hours talk time on 2G
- 512 MB ROM
Videocon provides 1 year warranty on this product along with 6 month warranty on box accessories.
Pricing & Availability
As of now, Videocon is listed on Flipkart website at MRP of Rs 4999 and available color variant is White Silver & Metallic Grey only. As far as Videocon A22 goes, this is the best pricing for the smartphone and delivery is done with 7 days along with various options of Pay Cash on Deliver, EMI payments and 30 days replacement warranty.
While the competitors have better specs device at this price range, Videocon should have priced it at lower price range.