Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Videocon launches A42 with Android 4.2 & 4.5-inch display for INR 7,490

Videocon Mobiles has announced the launch of a new Android smartphone in the Indian market today. Dubbed as Videocon A42, the smartphone runs on Android 4.2.2 and packs a 4.5-inch FWVGA display.

According to Videocon, A42 also comes with a 1.2GHz dual-core processor and 512MB of RAM. The phone supports dual-SIM cards and the usual connectivity options. It will be sold for INR 7,490 in the country.


“Continuing our endeavour towards innovation and bringing the best available technological advancements to our consumers, we are elated at the introduction of the Videocon A42. With this launch our aim is to bring a market-leading innovation to our target audience which demands a cutting-edge smartphone well within their budget,” said Khalid Zamir, Head Product Planning & Development, Videocon Mobile Phones Division.

The company has pre-loaded V-Store application mall to get more Android apps on the phone, we are not sure if Google Play is present on the smartphone.

Specifications

  • 4.5-inch FWVGA Capacitive Multi-Touch Screen
  • 1.2 GHz dual-core Processor
  • 4 GB ROM + 512 MB RAM
  • 5MP Rear Camera & 1.3 MP front camera
  • Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
  • 1700 mAh battery
  • 3.75G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi & GPRS Edge for easy web access
  • FM Radio with Recording
  • Expandable Memory upto 32GB
  • Dual SIM, Dual Standby
  • V Connect for getting links of popular apps like Facebook, WhatsApp etc.
  • Preloaded Apps like Saavn, Hungama & Fun Zone