In the recent days, Indian smartphone makers such as Celkon, Karbonn, Micromax and Xolo have launched Windows Phone based models. iBall has also joined the bandwagon with the announce of the Andi4L pulse.
The Andi4L Pulse is iBall’s first Windows Phone 8.1 OS based smartphone and is now listed on the company’s website. It carries a price tag of Rs 4,899.
The price of the phone makes it very much affordable for anyone who wishes to buy Windows phone. It also represents a good alternative to Android phones if you want to try something different.
Coming to the specifications of the phone, the iBall Andi4L Pulse has a 4 inch high-definition TFT screen with 480×800 pixel resolution. The phone supports dual-SIM (GSM+GSM). Under the hood, there is a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor and 512 MB of memory. The specs of the device is sufficient enough to provide decent performance because Windows Phone requires less resources.
The iBall Andi4L also comes with a 5 megapixel camera on the rear along with LED flash and BSI sensor. On the front, there is a 0.3 megapixel camera. The phone also comes with 4 GB of internal storage which can be expanded further through microSD card.
Similar to other Windows Phone devices, the Andi4L Pulse comes with OneDrive, Xbox, Microsoft Office, and Bing Search.
The phone comes with a 1500 mAh battery which would provide decent talk time and backup. The phone supports standard connectivity features such as GPRS, 3G, wi-fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. It also has a micro USB port. The phone is currently available in black color only.
The Andi 4L Pulse at Rs. 4,899 is India’s cheapest smartphone to be based on Windows 8.1 OS. For the price, it offers many features and comes with good specs. It also is a good alternative to entry-level Android phones.