Swipe Telecom in association with MTV has again announced a new phablet in India market. Dubbed as Swipe MTV Volt 1000, the smartphone is an upgraded version of previously launched MTV Swipe Volt that was announced early February this year for 12,999. As far as the pricing of MTV Volt 1000 is concerned, it’s officially priced at 11,999 in India.
Like its predecessor, Swipe Volt 1000 also features 6-inch display with 854×480p resolution and runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS backed by 1GHz dual-core processor. It also packs 4GB of internal memory, 8MP rear camera, and 1.3MP front camera similar to Swipe Volt. The company has upgraded the 512MB RAM in Swipe Volt to 1GB
Not much has changed between MTV Volt and Volt 1000 apart from the upgraded RAM and slightly reduced price. Unlike Swipe Volt, it’s powered by 1GB DDR3 RAM and 2850 mAh battery.
There is no word on the exact availability of the smartphone in the country, although it is currently spotted listed at Flipkart with “Coming soon” status.