On Tuesday, Chinese smartphone maker Lephone has launched its new smartphone for the Indian market named ‘Lephone W2’ it is a budget smartphone with 4G VoLTE support at the price tag of Rs. 3,999 ($62 approx). The Lephone W2 has already available to purchase in the country exclusively via offline retail channel it comes in Black, Golden, Rose Gold, and White + Gold colour variants.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Vinod Pandit, Business Head at Lephone Technology, said “Lephone is leveraging a platform with an affordable yet power packed device, as it offers the flexibility to address users’ increasingly varied demands. Lephone W2 offers all the latest specifications and is arguably the best model in its class in the market.”
“This model offers not just a wide variety of emojis and symbols to enhance text communication, but also 22 Indian regional languages including Hindi, Assamese, Punjabi, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Tamil, Nepali, Bodo, Telugu, Urdu, Sindhi, Odia, Sanskrit, Kashmiri, Dogri, Maithili, Santhali, Konkani, and Manipuri,” the company said in its release.
Talking about specification, the Lephone W2 runs the company’s 360 OS based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system and sports a 4.5” FWVGA (480×854 pixels) display The smartphone is powered by 1.3 GHz quad-core processor (unknown chipset) and offers 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card.
In terms of photography, the W2 comes with a 2-megapixel rear camera and a VGA camera at the front. Connectivity options of Lephone W2 include dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, USB, Wi-Fi, GPS/ A-GPS, and FM radio. Battery mAh capacity has also not been disclosed by the company.