'iPhone X' in less than Rs 5,000

New Delhi, May 19: Want the glamour of the high end iPhone X at less than Rs 5,000? Then the Micromax iOne is the ideal choice for you.

Launched by 'desi' brand Micromax on Friday, the iOne has been launched in India at a dirt cheap price of Rs 4,999.

Despite being so cheap,  one of the key highlights of the Micromax iOne is that this phone boasts of a notched display similar to the iPhone X.

If you are interested in this phone, rush to your nearest store. The Micromax iOne is already on sale.

With its extremely competitive price, the iOne Micromax has the potential to give tough competition to hign end smartphones like Realme C2 and Xiaomi Redmi 6A.

The Micromax iOne is fitted with India's first UNISOC SC9863 Octacore chipset.

"The UNISOC SC9863 Octacore chipset will allow the users to experience the best-in-class technology at an affordable price point. Enabling high-performance AI operations and high-precision 3D imaging, the new smartphone is a perfect confluence of compelling design, display, superlative camera and ideal performance at an extremely attractive price," Micromax said in a statement.

Sunil Joon, Head Strategy, Micromax Informatics Ltd hoped that the phone will prove to be popular among Indian buyers and give the other, more expensive brands a tough fight.

"We understand that consumers today demand a complete package - a smartphone that has a good camera, screen that is large enough for content viewing, battery that lasts a day and great aesthetics - all at an affordable price point," he told the media.

"since its inception, Micromax has always stood for democratising technology at affordable price points. Continuing to build on that vision, the newest addition to the Micromax family will make the new #iOne a sought-after purchase for consumers across the country," he added.

The phone has a 19:9 Notch screen that ensures more content is displayed without the edges being cut.

It also comes fitted with a powerful 2 GB RAM and Octacore processor for maximising the experience of its users.

The Micromax iOne also boasts of a 5.45-inch HD display that offers an aspect ratio of 19:9. The phone is powered by a 2200mAh battery and sports 5MP camera sensors on both front and back panels. The single camera is paired with LED flash on the rear as well as on the front.

The phone comes in only one version with 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via microSD card. The phone operates on Android 9 Pie software.

News24 Bureau

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