Almost two months after we spotted the Karbonn Smart A12 phone online, the phone has been officially launched by the company. We are not really sure why it took the company so long to issue a press release.
Anyways, to refresh your memory, Karbonn Smart A12 is powered by Broadcom’s 1GHz Cortex A9 processor. According to a press release issued by the company, the Karbonn Smart A12 will be sold for INR 7,990. Karbonn A12 runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. It sports a 4.5-inch capacitive qHD display. Other features of the phone include 4GB of internal storage, microSD card slot, 5MP rear camera, front camera, and the usual set of connectivity options.
Karbonn Smart A12 key features:
- 4.5-inch 960x540p capacitive display
- Dual-SIM with dual standby
- 1GHz processor
- 5MP rear camera with LED flash and auto-focus
- 0.3MP front camera
- 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS
- 512MB RAM
- Micro SD card slot
- 1800 mAh battery
“With the launch of the Smart A12, we seek to establish our positioning into the emergent Android domain, and provide our users cutting-edge Android based mobility solutions. It is herein that with the partnership with Broadcom to bring in our premier 3G enabled mobility device that we seek to cater to the nascent needs of the young and aspiring consumer base of the country. The association which brings Broadcom’s cutting edge 3G smartphone platform for Android to the consumers, is sure to revolutionize the segment with its pertinent intermix of blazing-fast speed and cutting-edge device features,” said Shashin Devsare, Executive Director, Karbonn Mobiles, in a statement.