iBall, Indian based firm which manufacturers various Electronics appliances, is not new Android smart phone manufacturing. Previously it has launched ANDi, ANDi 2 smart phones and now it has expanded it Android line by introducing new devices like Andi 3e and Andi 4d smart phones in India. iBall very recently launched Slide i7011 tablet at 13,000 in India and now they releases Android handsets. The news comes with surprise as there was no announcement earlier.
iBall Andi 3e
Going through the iBall Andi 3e smart phone it would be with 3.2 inches capacitive touchscreen LCD display powered with 650 Mhz processor and 3.2 mega pixel camera for the pictures and video recording. The specifications clearly suggest that it would be introductory smart phone ready to take to Idea ID 918 3G smart phone from Idea Cellular. Andi 3e would be costing you Rs 6,990 and we feel its little too high in the budget.
iBall Andi 4d
iBall Andi 4d would be a mid range smart phone coming out with moderate specifications which reads 1 Ghz processor with 4 inches capacitive touchscreen display. This would see a 5 mega pixel camera for video recording and picture capturing. Just like Andi 3e it would also be a dual SIM smart phones and it would cost Rs 9,490.
Both the smart phones would be seen with Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system and iBall during the launch didn’t comment whether they would be upgraded to the Google’s latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. Andi 4d should be upgraded as the competitor Spice has also launched Stellar series of smart phones which are in near same range.
Interestingly both Andi 4d and Andi 3e are dual SIM smart phone with GSM + GSM capabilities and are intended for the consumers who want to diversify their personal calls and official calls.
These two devices from iBall are in competition with Spice Steller Mi 425 priced at Rs 9500, Steller Craze Mi 355 priced at Rs 6500, Idea ID 918 3G smart phone, Spice Mi 350n priced at Rs 7700, Micromax Superfone Punk A45 riced at Rs 5500, LG Optimus net priced at Rs 9500 and biggest of them is the Samsung Galaxy Y Young smartphone.