Smartron P with 5,000mAh battery launched, priced at Rs 7,999

The first sale for Smartron’s will start on January 17 exclusively via Flipkart.

tech Updated: Jan 11, 2018 14:26 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times
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The P comes in a metal body in black colour.(Smartron)

Smartron on Thursday launched a new budget smartphone, called the P. Priced at Rs 7,999, the smartphone will be available exclusively via Flipkart on January 17 at 12:00 PM. The P comes in a metal body in black colour.

Smartron P is powered by the company’s tronX program. This gives users access to Smartron’s tcloud, tcare and tstore, and tronX’s AI capabilities.

Smartron P: Specifications

Smartron P features a 5.2-inch HD display with a 2.5D curved glass on top. Powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 435 SoC, the P packs 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. For photography, the P packs a 13-megapixel rear and a 5-megapixel front camera with f/2.2 aperture.

The highlight is the massive 5,000mAh battery with OTG reverse charging support. The smartphone further comes with dual-SIM support (hybrid SIM slot), 4G VoLTE support, and a rear fingerprint sensor. On the software front, the P runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

Smartron P vs. Xiaomi Redmi 5A

Launched last November at Rs 5,999, the Redmi 5A comes with a 5-inch HD display, and a Snapdragon 425 SoC. It is available in two storage variants of 2GB RAM plus 16GB storage, and 3GB RAM plus 32GB storage.

The Redmi 5A also sports a 13-megapixel rear camera but with f/2.0 aperture. Up front, it houses a 5-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture for selfies. Fuelled by a 3,000mAh battery, the smartphone also comes with dual-SIM support and 4G VoLTE support.

First Published: Jan 11, 2018 14:25 IST