The native handset maker iBall has announced the release of a new entry-level Android smartphone in the Indian market today. The phone is dubbed as iBall Andi 4.5 Ripple, and comes in both 2G and 3G variants. While the iBall Andi 4.5 Ripple 2G has been priced at 5,499, the 3G variant has been given a best buy price of 6,399. According to the company, both the variants will hit the shelves in India starting Tuesday next week.
Both 2G and 3G variants of iBall Andi 4.5 Ripple support dual-SIM connectivity, and boast 4.5-inch FWVGA (480×854 pixel) display. The company has used Google’s Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS to power both variants.
They are powered by a 1.3GHz dual-core Cortex A7 processor paired with 512MB RAM, and include 4GB of in-built storage, 32GB microSD support and 1500 mAh battery.
For camera optics, iBall has given the Andi 4.5 Ripple a 5MP rear camera with LED flash, and a front facing camera (unspecified resolution) for video calling functionality.
Both variants of the iBall Andi 4.5 Ripple sports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS on the connectivity front.
iBall Andi 4.5 Ripple 2G version will be available in Special Grey + Gun Metal and Shiny White + Chrome colour combinations, whereas the 3G variant will be available in Special Wine + Gun Metal and Rich Matt White + Chrome colours combination.