The phablet market of India is growing exponentially with the regular releases of big-size smartphones from local and global manufacturers. The latest offering, Karbonn Smart A111 is another addition to the portfolio of affordable dual-SIM smartphones with large display. Though, the device has yet to been announced officially, it is available with online retailers at Rs. 10,290. Karbonn Smart A111 comes with a fabulous 5.0-inch capacitive touch display with multi-touch capabilities and comes powered by a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Scorpion dual-core processor. On memory front, the droid packs 4GB of internal storage that is expandable by another 32GB via microSD card in addition to 512MB RAM.
Karbonn Smart A111 provides dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) support similar to typical Indian handsets and runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Operating System. The connectivity could be enjoyed through various options including Wi-Fi, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, Bluetooth and micro-USB port. The high quality 5.0-megapixel rear shooter with autofocus and LED flash that helps in capturing the precious moments.
The camera comes with additional burst mode and face detection features along with a front-facing snapper for video calls. Lastly, the handset is equipped with a powerful 2,100 mAh battery for longer talk-time and a usual set of sensors such as Light Sensor, G-Sensor and Proximity Sensor. Karbonn Smart A111 will compete with the likes of Micromax A110 Superfone Canvas 2 that offers pretty much identical specs at almost the same price point. The superfone from Micromax offers 1GHz dual-core processor, 5-inch capacitive touchscreen, and an upgraded 8-megapixel camera.
Reacently, Karbonn had launched the Karbonn S1 Titanium that sports a 4.5-inch qHD (960×540) multi-touch capacitive touch display and runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS. It comes with a 5-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a VGA front camera. The smartphone packs a 1.2GHz quad-core processor deep at the heart and 4GB of internal storage that is expandable upto 32GB via microSD slot.