After MediaTek officially introduced world’s first true octa-core mobile processor, MediaTek MT6592, some months back Indian as well as Chinese handset players quickly came out smartphones with the processor. Now Celkon is planning to launch its first smartphone having MT6592 processor by December (next month).
“We will be launching an octa core processor powered smartphone by December for less than Rs 10,000,” Murali Retineni, executive director at Celkon Mobiles, told The Mobile Indian.
Murali revealed that it will have a 5 inch HD display screen, 1 GB RAM, 8 GB internal memory, a micro SD card slot that will be able to accommodate 32GB card, 8 megapixel rear camera and a 2 megapixel front camera. He didnâ€™t divulge the name of smartphone.
In the last few months we have seen lot of handset players launching Octa-core processor smartphones for less than Rs 20,000. Panasonic Eluga S is available for Rs 10,990; Lenovo Vibe X2 for Rs 19,999; Huawei Honor 6 for Rs19,999; Micromax Canvas Nitro A310 for Rs 11610 and Xolo Play 8X 1100 for Rs 14999 to name a few.
Celkon’s to be launched octa core phone has quite an attractive price tag but will it perform well in the real world scenario is to seen.