Karbonn Mobiles will soon release a range of Android phones including Karbonn A3, A18, A21, A24, and A25. First three of them are powered by Android Ice Cream Sandwich but the remaining Karbonn A24 and A25 will be powered by the upcoming Android Jelly Bean. Well, here we’re talking about the Karbonn A18, which is running on the Android v4.0 OS. The Karbonn A18 sound like a low-end handset as comparing with the Karbonn A21, but in real it comes bundled with many high-end features than A21. It brings a large 4.5-inch IPS capacitive multi-touch display and powered by 1.2GHz Dual Core processor. It also features a 5 megapixel main camera with a 1.3MP front camera, and many more. It will possibly have a GPU similar or equivalent to what is on Mi-425 and A9.
Karbonn A18 Features
- 4.5-inch WVGA IPS capacitive touchscreen display
- Screen resolution of 480 x 800 pixels
- 3D G-Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor, Magnetic Sensor
- Runs on Android v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS
- Powered by 1.2GHz Dual Core processor
- 512MB of RAM and 1GB internal memory
- Up to 32GB of expandable memory
- 5 megapixels rear camera with LED flash
- Auto Focus, Face Detection, Burst Mode
- 1.3 MP VGA front facing camera
- 720p HD video recording
- Multi-format audio and video player
- MP3, 3GP, MP4, WAV, music player
- 3GP, MP4 video player
- FM radio
- 3.5mm headphone jack
- GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz 2G network
- HSDPA 850/1900/2100 MHz 3G network
- 3G support; HSDPA up to 7.2 Mbps
- USB v2.0 with tethering support
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-fi Hotspot, and Bluetooth v4.0
- GPRS and Edge support
- GPS navigation with A-GPS & Google Maps
- Includes SMS, MMS, IM, Push Mails
- HTML browser, Karbonn & Android Apps
- Document Viewer, Document Editor, Thinksoft, NextGTv
The smartphone comes pre-installed with with some interesting games and apps like; Angry Birds, 3D games, live motion wallpaper, Kingsoft office tool, customizable home screen, etc. Moreover the smartphone comes preloaded with almost all social networking apps and instant messaging. If you need more apps or games, then you have the full access to Google play to get all these.
This 4.5-inch handset comes in Black & Silver color choices. It boasts a 1500 mAh Li-Ion standard battery (unknown capacity) that’s expected to offers battery life up to 7 hours. Its sale pack contains the handset, battery, charger, headset, USB cable, user manual, and warranty card. The phone is backed by one year manufacturer’s warranty along with a 6 months warranty for in the box accessories.
Karbonn A18 Price in India: This Android Ice Cream Sandwich based 4.5-inch Karbonn mobile is currently available at a price tag of Rs. 9,790/-.