Karbonn A5 is yet another android based smartphone in India for lowest price with latest software features and hardware specifications. The Indian leading mobile seller Karbonn launched its android based Dual SIM touch screen mobile with the name of “A” series as Karbonn A9 and A7. After getting success in India’s mobile market, the company unveils another “A” powered smartphone branded the labeled as A5. This Karbonn A5 has features of 3.5 inches capacitive touch screen with resolution of 320 x 480 pixels and powered with 800MHz processor and run on the Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread operating system.
Karbonn A5 Smartphone front look comes in four soft key touch buttons at the bottom of the mobile and rear camera capable to snap 2 mega pixel size. From the connectivity points of view it support 3G speed of HSDPA up to 7.2 mbps, 2G GPRS, EDGE technology to browse with modern browsers and also has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS navigation.
Key features of Karbonn A5:
Display: 8.9 cms (3.5”) Multi Touch Capacitive Screen
SIM slot: Dual SIM both are GSM SIM (GSM+GSM/3G) with dual standby only.
Processor: Ultra fast 800 MHz Processor
OS: Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread
Camera: 2 mega-pixel Rear camera and no supports of front camera
Connectivity: 3G with speed of maximum HSDPA 7.2 mbps, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n connectivity, microUSB interface, Bluetooth, GPS, navigation, GPRS/EDGE support, G-Sensor
Battery: 1420 mAh
Memory supported: expandable Via MicroSD up to 32 GB
Price: Rs. 5750/-
Other features: a3.5mm audio jack, FM radio, dedicated volume soft keys, Multi-format audio & video player, WAP browser, SMS, MMS, email.
Karbonn A5 Pros:
The positive news for Karbonn A5 buyers are looking very comparative with other android powered low priced smartphone like Micromax A75, A52, Spice mobiles and even samsung galaxy Y mobile. The price, the smartphone give the impression of being in hand are the advantage.
Karbonn A5 cons:
The negative points for this touchscreen 3G mobile are huge list as listed below. The resolution comes with very poor pixels doesn’t have resolution of more than 320 x 480 pixels. In Connectivity SIM card slot 2 doesn’t meet the 3G supports and only GPRS / EDGE networks 2G data transfer speed. The camera also in poor condition has only 2MP.
From the above review we conclude that Karbonn A5 has negative feedback from our side while Samsung Galaxy Y and Micromax A52 (Aisha mobile) preferred while looking low priced below Rs.8,000/- android mobile. But some of features like processor and OS, Dual SIM took away from other smartphone features consider while buying. Finally Karbonn A5 is a pricetag worth android based 3G Dual SIM mobile in India from Karbonn.