Videocon Launches Z45 Nova  smartphone in India
Videocon Launches Z45 Nova smartphone in IndiaIBTimes India

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