Vodafone launched ‘Vodafone 858 Smart U8160‘ 3G Android phone in India at a price of Rs 4,995. Vodafone Smart runs on Android 2.2.1 OS (Froyo) and is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S1 processor. It is designed for tech savvy users providing access to new-gen mobile apps, games, internet and social networking platforms on-the-go. The device comes with a two-year warranty and packs many Android applications.
‘Vodafone Smart’ comes with built-in features like 2.8 inch capacitive touch display, 2 mega pixel camera, Video recording and MP4/3GP playback, up to 32GB expandable Memory (2GB card Free), Stereo FM and MP3. It will be available at all leading retail outlets, Vodafone stores and Mini stores across India.
Kumar Ramanathan, the company’s chief marketing officer, Vodafone India said:
“Urban Indian youth is brand conscious and has shown a great response to smartphones. Vodafone Smart is one such smartphone with its stylish looks, smart features and a host of exciting apps and 3G connectivity at an affordable price. Globally, smartphones have become a versatile tool for mobile computing, communications and multimedia entertainment. This device fully uses Vodafone’s high-speed 3G HSPA network to cater to increasing demand in India for a compelling ‘Internet on-the-go’ experience,” said Sandeep Sibal, country manager and vice president, Qualcomm India and South Asia.