Karbonn Mobiles has added a new member to its budget-centric smartphone portfolio with the launch of Titanium Frames S9 in India for Rs 6,790. The smartphone will exclusively available in the market only and it will be available in Black, Champagne and Grey colour options.
The company has also partnered with Airtel to offer a cashback of Rs 2,000. To claim the first cashback installment of Rs 500, customers need to make recharges worth Rs 3500 within the first 18 months. To claim the second cashback installment of Rs 1500, customers need to make recharges worth Rs 3500 over the next 18 months. Airtel has also introduced a special offer of Rs 169 on the smartphone with which customers can enjoy unlimited local and STD voice calls along with 1GB of 3G/4G data for a period of 28 days.
Coming to the specifications, the Karbonn Frames S9 comes with a 5.2-inch HD IPS display with a screen resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.25GHz quad-core processor along with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 64GB via micro SD card slot. It features a fingerprint sensor at the back.
The smartphone features a dual front Twinfie cameras of 8-megapixel sensors and 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash combining options like Bokeh Mode, Soft Twinfie, Watermark, Group Twinfie (120 degree view), Voice capture, Panoramic view and Time-lapse to capture a flawless image as well as video. The Bokeh Mode allows you to easily channel the focus of the image on what you want to highlight and adjust the sharpness of the background while clicking the picture. This feature can be explored in both the front Twinfie as well as the rear camera.
TheKarbonn Frames S9 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat and it is backed by a 2900mAh battery. On the connectivity front, it supports, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, Dual-SIM, GPS, OTG and micro USB port.
Commenting on the launch, Shashin Devsare, Executive Director, Karbonn Mobiles said, “We, at Karbonn, are delighted to announce the launch of our latest offering Frames S9 – a smartphone designed keeping in mind today’s tech savvy youth. With the growing demand for innovative camera features and value added services integrated all in a smartphone, Frames S9 brings along a unique proposition of embedding extraordinary features and tech innovations in a price range like never before. We keep our consumer’s needs at the core of our product design and the launch of Frames S9 was an obvious next step to target our vibrant youth helping us expand our consumer base. With this new offering, we aim to not just offer smart telephony but an overall enriched smartphone experience at a competitive price. A balance of simplified technology and innovation, Frames S9 will surely be a sought-after smartphone in its category.”