Karbonn Mobiles today announced the launch of Karbonn K25 QWERTY mobile phone, which is another most economical dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) capable handset that features full QWERTY keypad ans is equipped with optical trackpad like in popular blackberry phones.
Tri-band GSM 900/ 1800 /1900 MHz Network ready Karbonn K25 Dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) mobile phone features a blackberry style design and features a large square optical trackpad below the display, just like one on latest Blackberry phones, and has full QWERTY keypad.
The optical trackpad navigation system in Karbonn K25 QWERTY handset, which replaces a conventional joystick navigation key, works much like the optical mouse one uses on desktop PC which uses a low-resolution infrared camera to capture movement across the surface and translate it into direction. As user move their thumb across the trackpad, a special algorithm happens inside which spits out delta x, delta y to calculate navigation modalities.
The Dual-SIM Karbonn K25 handset features 2.3-inch, 262K Colors, 240 x 320 pixels QVGA TFT Display that shows 8 lines. In addition, the QWERTY phone comes equipped with 80-MB internal memory with added support for upto 8-GB microSD expandable memory card allowing upto 2000 entries phonebok 2000 SMS memory and 100 MMS memory along with 20 dialed call register.
Measuring 111.7 x 57 x 13.5 mm, the new Karbonn K25 Dual-SIM QWERTY phone also offers powerful 2.0 megapixel camera with digital zoom offering 1600 x 1200 pixel still picture resolution and support video recording capability in 3GP format.
In addition, for connectivity, Karbonn K25 handset offers GPRS class 12, EDGE class 12 and Bluetooth v2.1 + A2DP wireless connection, and hi-speed microUSB 2.0 port.
Available in single Black color, the new Karbonn K25 QWERTY phone weighs only 95 gms and includes Stereo FM radio, MP3 media player that supports MP3/MIDI/AMR and WAV audio file formats, video player that supports standard 3GP video file formats and is equipped with JAVA MIDP 2.1, WAP 2.0/xHTML browser.
Users can tune into FM radio for audio entertainment or play music using built-in MP3 media player and can continue to listen to the background music even as they access various phone applications.
Equipped with 1050 mAh standard Li-ion battery that provides upto 4 hrs talktime and upto 400 hrs of standby time, the Karbonn K25 dual-SIM handset’s other features includes Vibrate mode, Handsfree Speakerphone, SMS/MMS/EMS messaging, MP3/MIDI ringtones, call conferencing, support for English/Hindi and Telugu, and few embedded games.
The new Karbonn K25 mobile comes preloaded with Opera Mini 5 browser and packs several applications including Calculator, Alarm Clock, World Time, To-do-list, voice recording and health management and offers built-in access social networking sites like Facebook, eMSN, eBuddy and Twitter.
Some other features of this phone includes CLID and photo ID calling, call conferencing, caller groups, closed caller group (family), and Anti-Theft feature.
Price and Availability
The dual-SIM capable Karbonn K25 QWERTY phone is available for estimated price of about Rs. 4,350/- with one year standard warranty. Visit www.karbonnmobiles.com for more details.