itel, the leading smartphone brand from Transsion India on Monday launched a category disruptor called “Vision 1” with HD IPS waterdrop display and big battery at ₹5,499 in India. The Vision 1 comes packed with free itel Bluetooth wireless headset worth ₹799 from its recently launched accessories portfolio and also an instant cashback offer of ₹2,200 25GB additional data from Reliance Jio, all together at ₹5,499, the company said.
Other features of the phone include 15.46cm (6.088-inch) HD IPS waterdrop with in-cell technology and 2.5D curved fully laminated display and 4000mAh high capacity battery, among others. The phone comes with 2GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage expandable up to 128GB.
Itel Vision 1 specifications
The Itel Vision 1 is a dual-SIM phone and runs Android 9 Pie out-of-the-box. It features a 6-inch HD+ (720 x 1560 pixels) IPS display with a waterdrop notch, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, and 500 nits of peak brightness. It is powered by an octa-core Unisoc SC9863A processor paired with 2GB of RAM. There is 32GB of onboard storage that is expandable via a microSD card (up to 128GB capacity).
Itel Vision 1 features a dual rear camera setup that is highlighted by an 8-megapixel primary camera and a 0.08-megapixel depth sensor, accompanied by an LED flash. Selfies and video calls are handled by a 5-megapixel camera with 1.4-micron pixels. Camera features include an AI beauty mode, portrait mode, HDR, and automatic scene recognition.
The Itel Vision 1 comes equipped with a 4,000mAh battery. There is a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor for authentication, but the phone supports face unlock as well. The company ships a Bluetooth headset worth Rs. 799 in the phone’s retail package. Dimensions of the phone are 155.3×73.5x 8.5mm and it weighs 169 grams.
“Since the brand launch in India in 2016, itel has come a long way and has established itself as the leader in less than 5K segment as per Q3 and Q4 Counterpoint Reports of 2019. This remarkable success in a short span is a testimony of itel’s magical product portfolio, which is based on the needs and demands of customers, backed by extensive market research,” Arijeet Talapatra, CEO, Transsion Holdings India, said in a statement.