Swipe Launches The Konnect 5.1 Black Limited Edition

Swipe Launches The Konnect 5.1 Black Limited Edition
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A new smartphone by Swipe Technologies has been launched and is now available online via Snapdeal. The latest mobile unit from Swipe is the Konnect 5.1, which has a Sandstone Black finish and it is priced at 3,999 INR. The dual-SIM device is the latest model to be added to Swipe Technologies Konnect series, reports Tech Vorm.


Konnect 5.1 has a 5-inch FWVGA TFT display with a 480 x 854 pixel resolution and a 225ppi pixel density. It will be running Android 4.4 KitKat, which can be upgraded to Android 5.1 Lollipop. The newest model from the Konnect series runs on a 1.2GHz quad core processor.

It has an internal storage of 8GB, where 3.96GB is accessible to the user and has 1GB RAM, reports Gadgets 360. The inbuilt memory can be expanded up to 32GB via a microSD memory card. The 156 grams weighing phone has a dimension of 144 x 73 x 9.8mm. According to Technology Personalized, the Sandstone finish that the phone has renders a premium finish to the handset and contrasts the bland design lines.

Swipe’s latest mobile phone sports an 8 megapixel autofocus rear shooter with LED flash and a 3.2 megapixel shooter. Its camera comes with features like face detection, wink to capture detection, gesture capture, Face Beautify, Panorama, HDR and QR code scanner. It is equipped with sensors including an accelerometer, light sensor and G-sensor, reports The Mobile Indian.

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It has a powerful 3000 mAh battery which Swipe Technologies claims can last up to 10 to 15 hours of talk time and up to 220 hours of standby time on 3G network. Konnect 5.1 supports 3G, GPS/A-GPS, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi with hotspot functionality, Bluetooth, FM radio and micro-USB 2.0 in terms of connectivity options.

While announcing the new addition of the Konnect series, Swipe Technologies Founder and CEO Shripal Gandhi said that most of the low cost devices are associated with having low end specs. But with the latest offering of Swipe, the company brings a “no-compromise fully loaded smartphone experience to the first time smartphone buyer.”

Gandhi adds that the newest phone from the Konnect series is faster, quicker and is a dynamic offering that the company has produced for Generation Z. He said that the mobile phone is designed for the aspiring, demanding and connected youth of India.