India’s iBall today announced the launch of a 4G smartphone, called Cobalt Solus 4G, at Rs 11,999. This was the same smartphone about which we reported sometime back.
The iBall Cobalt Solus 4G features a 5-inch HD (1280Ã—720) IPS display offering a pixel density of 294ppi. It runs on a 1.0 GHz quad core Cortex A53 processor with the help of 2GB RAM. The phone has 16 GB of built-in storage but the the listing speaks nothing about expandable memory.
The iBall Cobalt Solus 4G has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and an 8 megapixel front-facing camera. The camera comes with features like face beauty function, live photo mode, panorama mode, and multi angle view mode. The smartphone comes with dual SIM with dual standby feature. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system and comes packed with a 2,000 mAh battery. The device offers G- sensor, proximity sensor and light sensor.
On the connectivity front, the iBall Cobalt Solus 4G offers WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, A-GPS, micro USB port, Bluetooth and FM Radio with recording. Obviously it offers 4G connectivity. It comes pre loaded multi regional language support (Read & write) for 15 Indian regional languages. It also comes with an additional feature of HotKnot file transfer technology, which is similar to near field communications (NFC) in terms of application.
Recently, iBall launched the iBall Andi 4.5 O’Buddy at Rs 4,990. It features a 4.5 inch IPS (480 X 854 pixels) display. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad core processor and 1GB LPDDR3 RAM. The smartphone comes with dual SIM and runs on Android 4.4 Kitkat operating system.
The Andi 4.5 O’Buddy comes with an 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash and has Panorama, Face Detection, Continuous Shot, HDR and Self-timer camera features. For selfies and video calling, it comes with a 3.2 megapixel front camera and an LED flash. Moreover, the phone offers decent 8GB in-built storage which can be expanded to upto 32GB using a micro SD card. It comes packed with an 1800 mAh Battery.