Karbonn Sparkle V : Google Android One smartphone

Karbonn Sparkle V at Rs 6,399 is a low cost smartphone from Google Android One smartphone concept. Manufactured in collaboration with Karbonn.

Among the three Android One smartphones Google launched yesterday is Karbonn Sparkle V. This Android One phone, is part of Google’s efforts to make popular low-cost smartphones in developing countries. The Karbonn Sparkle V has been priced at Rs 6,399. This Android One is Dual SIM.

Notably, Google collaborated with local mobile makers such as Karbonn, Micromax and Spice to launch the first batch of three Android One low-cost smartphones.

Karbonn Sparkle VKarbonn Sparkle V Specs and Features

  • Sports a 4.5-inch IPS FWVGA (480x854p) display
  • Powered by a 1.3GHz MediaTek quad-core processor
  • Runs on Android 4.4.4 KitKat, the latest iteration of the OS.
  • Mali-400MP graphics Card
  • 1GB RAM
  • 4GB inbuilt memory or internal storage, which can be extended further 32 GB with a microSD card .
  • Comes bundled with 35GB Google Drive space
  • Has a 5MP rear camera with LED flash and is capable of full-HD video capture.
  • Has a 2MP front-facing camera
  • Backed with a 1700mAh battery
  • Connectivity Options include: Bluetooth 4.0, 3G, Wi-Fi and A-GPS.

Specs-wise, the Spice Dream UNO, may not be called the best in this price range, as some mobile makers have increased the buyers’ expectations; but still the hardware optimization with respect to the software by Google, will surely have enhanced the user experience.

Karbonn Sparkle V Price and Availability

Karbonn Sparkle V has been priced at Rs 6,399. Karbonn Sparkle V will be available in blue, red, white, and grey colours.