Entering the IoT (Internet of Things) segment, OKWU a mobility start-up, today launched its new smartphone Pi couples with an accessory, called U-Tag. The smartphone is priced at Rs 5,999 and the U-Tag is priced at Rs 990.
Starting with the smartphone, Pi comes with a 5 inch 1280 x 720 pixels resolution display. Wrapping this display, is a concealed body with metal finish with a fingerprint scanner at the back. On the inside, it comes with a Quad-Core MediaTek 6735 chipset clocked at 1.2 GHz. Running on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, it has 1 GB RAM and 8 GB internal storage which is expandable up to 32 GB. Interestingly, the smartphone comes with a Dual Rear Camera 8 MP + 2 MP with PDAF and 2 MP front camera with PDAF and ‘smile to click’ feature. Being the first Indian brand to implement dual-camera setup, the smartphone houses a 2000 mAh battery. Pi measures up at 6.5 mm thickness and weighs in around 138 grams.
U-Tag on the other hand, is a Bluetooth tag that can be connected to your belongings and devices, to prevent losing them. One can easily locate his belongings using a buzzer and alerts on your smartphone which are in close range. The phone will further keep on uploading and updating its location to their server which can track the device’s location without overwriting the previous location. This can come extremely handy to prevent thefts or in case you accidentally left your device somewhere.
Headquartered in Noida, OKWU manufactures and assembles its smartphone in Shenzhen, China with its further plans to have its own assembly unit in India.