Celkon Millennia Epic Q550 With 5.5-Inch Display Launched at Rs. 10,499


Celkon on Wednesday launched the Millennia Epic Q550 smartphone with a price tag of Rs. 10,499. The handset is available to buy from major smartphone retailers and e-commerce websites.

The Celkon Millennia Epic Q550 is a dual-SIM smartphone which runs Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box. The domestic handset maker has recently been pushing out Android KitKat-based smartphones such as the Campus Whizz Q42 and Celkon Colt A401.

The Millennia Epic Q550 features a 5.5-inch (720×1280 pixels) HD OGS display and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core Cortex-A7 processor (unspecified chipset) coupled with 1GB of RAM.

It comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage, which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 64GB). It sports an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, while there is a 2-megapixel front-facing camera also onboard. The Celkon Millennia Epic Q550 features 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, and Bluetooth connectivity options.

The smartphone packs a 3500mAh battery which the firm says can last up to three days on standby mode. Celkon also touts its Millennia Epic Q550 to feature an 8mm thick unibody build. It is available in Black colour variant.

“The new Millennia Epic Q550 is truly a model with epic proportions. With several innovative features combined and packed into a single set, Epic will give its users an experience that is more exhilarating than most premium phones available in the market especially at a steal deal price of just Rs. 10,499. We will continue to deliver many such feature-rich, best quality models in the coming months as well,” said Murali Retineni, Executive Director-Celkon Mobiles in a statement.

Originally published by: NDTV Gadgets

Celkon launches campus Q42


Film actress Tamannah Bhatia at the launch of Celkon Mobiles Q42 new phone in Vijayawada on Thursday.
Photo: V. Raju.

With the selfie craze catching fast among many smartphone users, mobile companies are loading attractive features in their latest devices. Celkon Mobiles launched one such mobile – Q42, which comes with a flash light both in the front and rear. Powered with a 1.3GHz quadcore processor, the dual sim phone has a four inch screen with WVGA display. The phone is equipped android kitkat 4.4.2 and has 512 MB RAM along with a 32 GB expandable memory.

“Not many mobile phones are equipped with a flash light in the front and this is a significant feature in this phone. I like selfie a lot and I am going to buy this phone immediately as it enables me to take selfie even in the night,” said film actress Tamannah Bhatia, who launched the mobile in the city on Thursday.

The Q42 is one of the best in line its category with features matching those of high-end phones. The front camera with flashlight will stand out for the selfie generation and more importantly, it comes at an attractive price of Rs.4,999, said Murali Retineni, Executive Director of Celkon Mobiles.

Celkon Mobiles constantly launches innovative offerings in smartphone and feature phone categories. It is the company’s endeavour to make technology affordable to all. Since the launch of campus A35K Android Kitkat mobile a couple of months back, more than four lakh units were sold, he claimed.

“We are proud that the Telugu brand is now operating in more than 10 countries, including Africa and Sri Lanka, apart the vast growing Indian market,” said Mr. Retineni.

Originally published by: NDTV Gadgets