Bangalore based Karbonn Mobiles has released a couple of budget smartphones - Smart A1 Star and A5 Star, into the Indian market.
Karbonn Smart A1 Star is dual-SIM 2G smartphone. It sports a 3.5-inch TFT LCD screen with 320x480p resolution and runs on the two-generation old Android v4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS powered by a 1GHz processor. Other specifications include 256 MB RAM, 512MG memory (expandable up to 32GB), 3.0-megapixel primary camera and VGA camera on the front.
On the other hand, Karbonn Smart A5 Star is 3G dual-SIM handset. It features a 3.2-inch HVGA display with 320x480p resolution and ships with the three-generation old Android v2.3 Gingerbread OS.
Under the hood, it packs a 1GHz processor with 256 MB RAM and 512MB inbuilt memory which can be expanded via microSD card. Camera wise, it houses a 3.2-megapixel snapper on the rear side and a VGA camera on the front.
Key specifications of Smart A1 Star and Smart A5 Star:
|Model||Smart A1 Star||Smart A5 Star|
|Display||3.5-inch TFT LCD display with 320x480p resolution||3.2-inch HVGA display with 320x480p resolution|
|OS||Android v4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS||Android v2.3 Gingerbread OS|
|Processor||1GHz processor||1GHz processor|
|Storage capacity||512MB (user memory: 163 MB), expandable up to 32GB via microSD card||512MB (104MB user memory), expandable to 32GB via microSD card|
|Camera||Main: 3.0-megapixel cameraFront: VGA camera||Main: 3.2-megapixel cameraFront: VGA camera|
|Network||2G||2G & 3G|
|Battery||Li-ion battery with 1450 mAh||1200 mAh|
|Add-ons||Dual-SIM, EDGE, GPRS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), USB connectivity||Dual-SIM, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB connectivity, A-GPS with Google Maps|