If you’re a tech freak and a staunch follower of tech world you must be well-informed about Foxconn and the products it manufactures.
A Taiwan-based contract manufacturer, it deals in assembling products for the likes of Big Daddies of electronics and information technology market, such as, Microsoft, Apple, BlackBerry and manufactures products like iPhone, iPad, iPod, PlayStation, Xbox, Kindle, Nintendo 3DS etcetera.
Now, InFocus has a licensing deal with Foxconn who are willing to invest $10 million (approx ₹65 crore) in India, to get a foothold in world’s second gigantic telecom market. The brand is eyeing a spot to be one of the top 5 handset manufacturers in the country by launching its new smartphones and 16 feature phones series in 2017, primarily targeting ₹10,000 price segment.
And the first step in that direction has been the launch of its new smartphone ‘Turbo 5’ in India.
Boasting a powerful 5000mAh battery Turbo 5 will be exclusively available on Amazon India from 4th July onward with two color variants exclusive and classy Mocha Gold and Pure Gold. Keeping in mind the price sensitive Indian market, Turbo 5 has been priced at ₹6,999 for 2GB RAM/16 GB inbuilt storage and ₹7,999 for the 3GB RAM/32 GB inbuilt storage variant, which is expandable up to 32GB.
It comes with a fingerprint scanner on the back, claimed by the company to unlock the device in 0.5 seconds with an additionally introduced feature of fingerprint sensor shortcuts for selfie and flashlight.
As far as specification is concerned the hybrid dual sim (Nano+Nano) smartphone comes with an all metal design, boasts of a comfortable 5.2 inch (720×1280) HD IPS display with a panel of 2.5D curved glass protection, a 1.3 GHz quad-core Media Tek MT6737 SoC processor with Mali T720 MP1 GPU and runs on Google’s latest Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out of the box. It weighs merely 164 gm and has a sleek dimension of 149.5mm*74mm*8.95mm.
The InFocus Turbo 5 features a 13-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash and 5megapixel selfie snapper and both sport a f/2.2 aperture, a combination that promises to capture images in optimal colors for better results.
For connectivity, the smartphone offers 4G with VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11, GPS/AGPS, microUSB 2.0, FM radio, E-Compass, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor and Accelerometer. It measures 149.5mm*74mm*8.95mm and weighs 164 gm.
The biggest highlight of InFocus Turbo 5 is its powerful 5000mAh battery which is said to last for almost two days on a single charge, with 23 hours of talk time, which doesn’t drain out easily and makes life easy especially when on the move. InFocus has claimed a standby time of Turbo 5 to deliver up to 34 hours, 23 hours of video calling and 50 hours of nonstop music playback.
The device is equipped with a reverse charging feature, which transforms the InFocus Turbo 5 into a power bank via OTG support.
You can buy the phone on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/2t82P69