Karbonn launches Android One-based Sparkle V in UK

Friday 28 November 2014 | 11:08 CET | News
Indian phonemaker Karbonn has launched its Sparkle V smartphone in the UK, the first in the country to be based on Google's Android One programme for inexpensive devices mainly aimed at the developing world, the Telegraph reports. Android One consists of a list of minimum hardware requirements to run Android without any problems. The Sparkle V offers a 4.5-in touchscreen, 1.3 GHz processor, a 5 megapixel rear camera, 2 megapixel front camera, 1 GB of RAM, 4 GB of expandable memory and two Sim card slots. It currently runs Android 4.4.4 KitKat but will updated to 5.0 Lollipop before the end of

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Amazon / Google / Karbonn Mobiles
Countries: United Kingdom
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