Delhi, India, March 30, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Furnishing the demands and aspirations of today’s smartphone consumers, Spice Retail Limited, India’s leading Mobile Internet company today launched Spice Stellar Mettle Icon Mi- 506 smartphone. Packed with 1.3 GHz Dual Core Processor, the new smartphones comes in a sleek, stylish and sturdy metal body. Mettle Icon is aided with superlative features which will enhance the smartphone experience - Intelligent answer, Flip to Mute, 3G Video calling, free 2GB Free storage on Spice Cloud, G Sensors, 3.5 mm jack etc. and brilliant quality earphones that take your audio experience notches above.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. T M Ramakrishnan, CEO - Devices, Spice Retail Limited, said, “Spice has been the enabler for its consumers to dream big. Taking the idea forward is this new product from the Spice stable that gives its consumers the sheer visual pleasure of watching media content and internet browsing on a large 5inch screen, the most desired upgradable screen size for today’s consumers. With the launch of the Mettle Icon, Spice aims to increase its smartphone market share considerably.”
On the storage front, Spice Stellar Mettle Icon has an inbuilt memory of 4 GB ROM + 512 MB RAM which can further be expanded upto 32 GB with a microSD card.The new device comes packed with 1.3 GHz Dual core processor which will help one to achieve desired tasks much faster and features a 5 inch FWVGA capacitive touchscreen at 854 x 480 Pixels resolution. This Android 4.2 smartphone offers an 8 mega-pixel rear camera with LED flash and a front-facing 1.3 MP camera. The 1800mAh battery gives a talk-time of more than 11 hours (2G) and 5 and a half hours (3G) hours and up to 227 hours standby ensuring a strong battery backup.
Spice Stellar Mettle Icon has appealing features such as Pop-up Play, Intelligent Answer, Flip to Mute, Direct Call, etc. It has got advanced sensors like Proximity sensor, G-sensor and Light sensor amid other fascinating features. It also has a Mali 400, 500MHz GPU that enhances your gaming experience. Apart from these, this new smartphone gives access to Spice Cloud that enables the users to access data on multiple devices. Users can access them using the web interface at www.spicecloud.in.
With an MOP of Rs. 6999/- the Mettle Icon will be available across India through all major retail stores and www.saholic.com.
About Spice Retail Ltd
Spice Mobiles, the Devices business of Spice Retail Ltd is one of the fastest growing mobile internet devices company in India. With a customer base of over 20 million and an annual volume of over 8 million devices, the BSE/NSE listed, Spice Mobiles, has market share of nearly 4-5% of the Indian mobile devices market. With a brand ideology that seeks to be the catalyst enabling the common man in believing in their abilities, keeping pace with the social change through technology, Spice has been the bridge connecting the small town aspirations with big dreams. Spice Mobiles has been gradually consolidating its stand in the smartphones business while having already been a strong player in the feature phones segment. Known for innovation, Spice has been the first to launch a smartphone with a 5MP Wide Angle Front Camera, the Pinnacle Pro. It was also the first Indian brand to launch an Full high definition smartphone, the Pinnacle FHD. The company has to its credit several firsts including the Dual SIM phones – across GSM, CDMA, Triband & Touch Screen PDA and smart devices on Android platform. Spice Mobiles had won the Golden Peacock Innovation award for India’s 1st 3D phone in 2010. Spearheaded by Mr. Dilip Modi, Chairman, S Mobility Ltd, Spice has business operations spanning across India, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Nepal, Uganda, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka. Spice Mobiles has also been featured in Forbes 2010 Asia’s 200 ‘best under a Billion dollar’ Companies.
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