Olive Telecom in association with Aircel has launched in India the OliveSmart V-S300 Android Smartphone that is the first smartphone based on Google’s latest Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system in India market and is also country’s first HSPA+ network ready handset.
Available from Aircel, the OliveSmart V-S300 Android smartphone packs a 4.1-inch WVGA 800 x 480 pixel 256K colors TFT Transmissive LCD Capacitive Touchscreen display and the handset also includes microUSB 2.0 port for wired connection and comes with 512MB RAM with 2GB of ROM and there’s also a microSD card slot supporting up to 32GB expandable memory.
A rebranded version of popular Huawei U9000 IEOS X6 Android smartphone already available across Europe and North American markets, the OliveSmart V-S300 smartphone is powered by 1GHz Qualcomm’s Snapdragon MSM8255 processor with Adreno 205 graphics engine, and supports 3G HSPA+ network with 14.4 Mbps download speed.
Weighing just 143 gms, the OliveSmart V-S300 smartphone also features Gravity sensor, Ambient light sensor for auto-brightness adjustment, Digital compass, Accelerometer sensor for auto-display rotation and Proximity sensor for auto-display shoutdown while on the call.
Measuring just 122 x 66 x 10 mm, the OliveSmart V-S300 smartphone is the first Indian smartphone that runs Google’s latest Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system that offers several unique features and enhancements including New virtual Keyboard with faster input processing and cut and paste functionality, an improved and simplified interface complete with new color schemes and UI changes, Active Power Management feature that allows users to view and control which apps take up your precious battery life, new and improved download manager and multiple camera support including front-facing camera foe video calling over 3G network.
The quad-band 2G and 3G HSDPA/HSUPA network ready OliveSmart V-S300 smartphone includes two cameras – a 5 megapixel auto focus rear-facing 16:9 digital camera with LED flash and 720p HD video recording capability and VGA resolution front-facing camera for video calling over 3G network.
For wireless connectivity, the OliveSmart V-S300 includes 3G HSPA+ with 14.4 Mbps download speed, WiFi b/g/N wireless LAN, Bluetooth + A2DP wireless connectition, GPRS, EDGE, and GPS with A-GPS support.
Other features of this smartphone includes 3.5 mm audio output, HDMI digital out video port, audio player supporting MP3, ACC, WAV, Ogg, Midi, AMR files, video player supporting MPEG-4 SP, AVC, H.263, H.264 files, support for Flash 10.1, DLNA, and range of applications including Google Maps, Live TV, Digital Compass, E-Book reader, push Email, social media network integration, MS documents editing including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and PDF viewer applications.
The OliveSmart V-S300 allows Live TV reception and comes bundled with 5 channels and a 6 months free subscription courtesy of Zenga TV. With a cool bouquet of channels including, Colors, MTV, UTV Bindaas, UTV Bloomberg & UTV movies to choose from, users can catch your favorite shows and news updates on the move.
Available in Gloss Metallic finish, the OliveSmart V-S300 HSPA+ smartphone also doubles as a WiFi router (WiFi Hotspot) allowing up to eight WiFI enabled devices connection simultaneously, making it an all-in-one solution for a range of wireless connectivity options.
The OliveSmart V-S300 phone also offers voice dialing, voice navigation, and the ability to run applications off the SD card. With more than 100,000 applications available in the Android Market, users can gets a wide range of communication, entertainment, office, and financial management applications of their choice almost free.
The OliveSmart V-S300 handset comes with 1400 mAh Li-Poly battery that allows up to 380 mins of talk time on 2G, 300 mins of talk time on WCDMA network.
Price and Availability
Android 2.3 Gingerbread powered OliveSmart V-S300 smartphone would be available in India soon for Rs. 20,000 with one year warranty. Visit www.olivetelecom.in for more details.