Swipe Technologies has launched its latest smartphone dubbed the Swipe Elite Star. The phone is powered by the Android OS in combination with Indus operating system. The Elite Star comes with a feature known as transliteration which helps to translate languages by swiping left and right. The Swipe Star supports 4G VoLTE and features other interesting specifications.
Swipe Elite Star Specifications, Review and Highlights
The Swipe Elite Star comes with a 4-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 480 * 800 pixels (WVGA). The smartphone is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor, it has 1GB of RAM and an 8GB internal storage capacity that can be expanded to 32GB via microSD card.
As for the camera, the Swipe Elite Star packs a 5-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 1.3-megapixel front shooter for selfies. It runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) and an indigenous Indus operating system. The phone packs a 2000mAh non-removable battery and measures 125.50 * 64.60 * 10.60 mm.
The Swipe Elite Star is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Micro SIMs and Nano SIMs. Its connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor and Accelerometer.
Swipe Elite Star Full Phone Specifications
- 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900.
- 3G: HSPA+ GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900.
- 4G: LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300).
- SIM Type: Dual SIM (Micro + Nano, Dual Standby).
- OS: Android 6.0, Indus OS.
- Dimensions: 125.50 * 64.60 * 10.60 mm.
- Weight: –
- Display: 4.0-inch, 480 * 800 pixels HD (233 PPI), IPS Capacitive touchscreen.
- Build: Metal Unibody Design.
- Form Factor: Touchscreen Bar.
- Colours: White & Black.
- Processor Name/Technology: 64-bit Mediatek.
- Processor Speed: 1.5GHz.
- Number of Processor Cores: Quad -core.
- Graphics Processor: –
- RAM: 1GB.
- Internal Storage: 8GB.
- External Storage: microSD, up to 32GB.
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity.
- Rear: 5MP with Autofocus.
- LED Flash: Yes, Dual-tone.
- Video recording: Yes.
- Front-facing: 1.3MP.
- Music Support: AAC, AMR, MP2, MP3, M4A, MKA.
- Loudspeaker: Yes.
- Audio Technology: –
- Video Support: MP4/MPEG4/H.263/H.264 player.
- FM Radio: Yes.
- Bluetooth: v4.0.
- Bluetooth Profiles: A2DP, LE.
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot.
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS.
- USB: micro-USB v2.0.
- USB OTG: No.
- NFC: No.
- 3.5mm audio jack: Yes.
- Battery Capacity: 2000mAh.
- Battery Technology: Li-ion.
- Removable? –
- Charging: Fast Charge – No.
- Power Management: –
- Extra Features: –
- Launch Date: December 14, 2016.
- Availability: December 14, 2016.
- Sales stores/platforms:
- Online: Flipkart [Exclusive].
- Offline: –
- Launch Price
- Nigeria: ₦20,958.
- Kenya: KSh. 5,038.
- Ghana: GH₵ 207.9.
- India: Rs. 3,333.
- China: ¥ 341.5.
- USA: $49.4.
- UK: £39.3.
- Europe: €46.6.
Availability and Price of Swipe Elite Star in India, Nigeria, Kenya & Ghana
The Swipe Elite Star has been launched in India, comes in Black & White colours and is priced at Rs. 3,333. It is already available for purchase exclusively from Flipkart.