Swipe Technologies has brought its latest budget 4G smartphone, the Swipe Elite 4G in India. The company claims the handset to be the “most affordable 5-inch 4G smartphone with Gorilla Glass” on it. Swipe has launched the Elite 4G for a price of Rs. 3,999 and it is available exclusively on Flipkart.
The entry-level Swipe Elite 4G features a 5-inch FWVGA (480×854 pixels) display. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad core processor paired with 1GB of RAM. The phone comes with 8GB of inbuilt storage along with an expandable memory of up to 64GB by using microSD card.
As for the optics, the Swipe Elite 4G sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front facing camera for selfies and video calls. On the software front, it runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The dual-SIM Elite 4G has speaker grills pitched on the back panel. Fine antenna bands are running on top and bottom on the rear side. The power and volume buttons are located on the right edge of the device. As for the power house, it packs a 2500mAh battery. Connectivity options on the Elite 4G include- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack and FM Radio. The phone is available in three colour schemes- Black, Gold, and Grey.
Flipkart has listed a few offers on this new Swipe smartphone that includes- a special flat price of Rs. 1000, an exchange offer of up to Rs. 3,500 and extra 5 percent off for Axis Bank Buzz credit card holders.
Speaking at the launch, Shripal Gandhi, founder & CEO of Swipe, said, “With the government pushing the use of mobile phones for financial transactions and other associated benefits, not having smartphone is not a choice anymore. Swipe is happy contribute to India’s smartphone revolution with the launch of Elite 4G, a feature-rich phone that is designed keeping in mind the unique requirements of Indian users. We want to ensure that all Indians feel the experience of 4G speeds at most competitive rates.”