Zen Sonic 1 with 5-inch display, 2GB RAM, Android 5.0 launched for Rs. 5999

Zen Ultrafone Sonic 1

Zen Mobile has launched the Sonic 1, the company’s latest budget smartphone. It has a 5-inch (800 x 480 pixels) WVGA IPS display, is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor and runs on Android 5.0 (Lollipop). It packs a a 5MP auto focus camera with LED Flash and a 2 MP front-facing camera. It comes with dual SIM support and has 3G connectivity.

Zen Ultrafone Sonic 1

It has 2GB RAM, 16GB of internal storage with expansion slot and a 2000mAh battery.

Zen Sonic 1 specifications

  • 5-inch (800 x 480 pixels) WVGA IPS display
  • 1.3 GHz quad-core processor
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory with MicroSD
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 5.0 (Lollipop)
  • 5MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 2MP front-facing camera
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 2000mAh battery

The Zen Sonic 1 comes in Black color and is priced at Rs. 5999. It is exclusive available on eBay for a limited period.

Commenting on the launch, Vineet Bhatia, Executive Director, Zen Mobile said:

Sonic 1 is developed for the modern day smartphone gamer, with 2GB RAM & 16GB internal storage. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop and has an affordable price of just Rs. 5999/-. We are delighted to partner with e-bay and hope to further strengthen our association with many more innovative and smart priced devices in the coming future.

Pankaj Ukey, Director, Categories eBay India, said:

We are thrilled to announce the exclusive launch of Sonic 1 on eBay.in. With the exponential growth of m-commerce in India, there is an increase in demand for affordable phones and Sonic1, packed with new-age technology and unique features, is a complete value for money. We are confident that this is going to be one of the bestselling phones in the country.

[Update: Zen Mobile now says that the display resolution is actually WVGA and not HD. Even the eBay listing has been changed. The article has been changed accordingly.]

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