Indian smartphone-maker Videocon has launched a new budget smartphone in India. Named Z45 Nova Plus, the latest smartphone will be available for ₹4,900 via online as well as brick-and-mortar stores.
Z45 Nova Plus boasts a 4.5-inch FWVGA IPS capacitive touchscreen and is powered by a quad-core 1.2GHz processor backed with 1GB RAM and 8GB ROM memory.
Powered by a 1,800mAh battery, the smartphone also offers a wide range of connectivity features including 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and dual SIM slots.
On the camera front, Z45 Nova Plus packs a 5mp BSI sensor with Autofocus as primary camera and a 2mp camera for secondary needs.
Ensuring app and device safety, Videocon offers 90 days free subscription of V-Secure antivirus app and a safety tool V-Safe app designed for women, elderly people & children for security purpose in any emergency.
The device also comes pre-loaded with the revolutionary V-Safe app, a safety tool designed for women, elderly people & children for security purpose in any emergency; along with V-Secure mobile security app to protect the device against malware and malicious apps.
"The launch of Z45 Nova+ brings a new addition to our portfolio of consumer-focused and affordable smartphones," said Videocon Mobile Phones CEO Jerold Pereira, "By introducing such portfolios of smartphones, we aim to bring top smartphone features at a highly affordable pricing and creating a niche in budget smartphone market."
"With communication getting more hyper, consumers demands for devices, which can provide instant and smooth on-the-go connectivity. In line up to the same, the Z45Nova+ comes with a combination all these requirements at cost-effective pricing," he added.
In its price, the Z45 Nova Plus will compete with similarly priced Android smartphones like Moto E (1st Gen), Huawei Honor Bee, Micromax Canvas Spark and Infocus M2. All the smartphones are available for ₹4,999 and features similar specifications like Z45 Nova Plus.
Key Features of Z45 Nova Plus
- Powered by 1.2 GHz Quad-Core processor
- 1GB RAM + 8GB ROM, Expandable upto 32GB
- 4.5-inch FWVGA IPS Capacitive Touch Screen
- Android OS 4.4 KitKat
- 5mp BSI Rear Auto Focus Rear camera and 2mp Front Camera
- 1,800mAh battery for extended battery life
- GPS/A-GPS, Wi-Fi, 3G Network
- Bluetooth, Dual SIM (3G+2G)
- V-Safe & V-Secure apps