Idea Cellular has announced a new Android smartphone today. Dubbed as Idea Zeal, the phone joins company’s growing Android portfolio. Priced at INR 5,390, the smartphone will be available in the coming days.
Idea Zeal features 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, dual-SIM connectivity, 3G, Android 2.3.6, 3.5-inch HVGA display and 256MB RAM. The phone also comes with 3MP auto-focus rear camera, 512MB ROM, and microSD card slot.
“For the past year, Idea has been focused on proliferating 3G in India by developing the entire ecosystem comprising of network coverage, customer service, applications and devices. We understand that the device plays an important role in enhancing service experience for the user, and has been a key component of Idea’s 3G growth strategy. Idea Zeal has been affordably priced to suit the pockets of consumers in semi-urban and rural markets and is aimed at upgrading existing 2G users to 3G,” said Rajat Mukarji, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Idea Cellular.
Other smartphones in Idea’s Android portfolio include Idea Ivory, Aurus, ID-918 and Blade.
Data offer: Idea’s new dual-SIM Zeal comes with a promotional pack of Rs. 261, for which, Zeal users can get 1 GB of free data every month for first 3 months, and free Idea TV for first 3 months.
Idea Zeal key features
- 3.5-inch touch screen with 320X480p resolution
- 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor
- Android 2.3.6
- 3MP auto-focus rear camera
- Wi-Fi, A-GPS, Bluetooth
- MicroSD card slot compatible for cards up to 32GB
- 256MB RAM & 512 MB ROM