After launching the Fashion Eye in July, Karbonn has now launched the K9 Viraat smartphone in India at Rs. 5,990. It’s available in Champagne and Black colour variants exclusively on Snapdeal, which is offering a discounted price of Rs. 4,799.
As for specifications, the Karbonn K9 Viraat runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and supports hybrid dual-SIM slots (dual standby). It features a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display, and 16M colours that give a 294ppi of pixel density. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM. It offers 8GB of inbuilt storage, which is expandable via microSD card (up to 64GB).
Optics include a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, autofocus, and 1080p video recording at 30fps. It also has an adjacent 3.2-megapixel selfie camera. It packs a 2800mAh battery that claims to last for 8 hours of talk time (on 2G), and 350 hours of standby time. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, FM radio, Bluetooth, and Micro-USB port. Unfortunately, it does not support 4G. The dimension of the Karbonn K9 Viraat measures at 154×78.9×11.7mm, and the smartphone weighs around 173.4 grams
As mentioned, Karbonn launched the Fashion Eye smartphone in India last month for Rs. 5,490, and made it exclusively available on Amazon India. It features a 5-inch display, 1.3GHz quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB inbuilt storage, 8-megapixel rear camera, 3.2-megapixel front camera, 2000mAh battery, and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop.
Karbonn K9 Viraat
|Dimensions (mm)||154.00 x 78.90 x 11.70|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||2800|
|Screen size (inches)||5.50|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||294|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||64|
|Operating System||Android 6.0|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 b/ g/ n|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|