Micromax has launched its new Bolt-series smartphone, the Bolt Q339. Priced at Rs. 3,499, the Micromax Bolt Q339 is a Flipkart exclusive smartphone and can now be purchased via the e-commerce website.
Apart from the Flipkart partnership, the domestic handset maker has also tied up with Vodafone to offer Bolt Q339 users up to 500 MB of 3G data free for 2 months. The company with its latest Bolt-series smartphone is targeting 3G phone users in India.
The Bolt Q339 is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) smartphone which runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat out-of-the-box. It comes with a 4.5-inch (480×854 pixels) FWVGA IPS display. The smartphone is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Spreadtrum (SC7731) processor coupled with 512MB of RAM. It bears 4GB of inbuilt storage, which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB).
It sports a 5-megapixel rear fixed-focus camera with LED flash, while there is a secondary 2-megapixel front-facing fixed-focus camera also on board.
On the connectivity front, the Bolt Q339 offers 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, and Bluetooth options. The smartphone packs a 1650mAh battery, which according to the official listing is rated to deliver up to 5.5 hours of talk time, and up to 280 hours of standby time. The Bolt Q339 measures 123×63.8×9.7mm and is listed in Black colour.
Commenting on the launch, Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax said, “Created for the discerning Indian consumer, the Bolt Q339 has been launched, this festive season, to empower a wider consumer base with the experience of best-in-class mobile technologies and richer on-the-go internet experience at an affordable price. Bolt Q339 is one of the most affordable 4.5-inch, 3G quad-core devices in the Indian market. We believe that the new offering being available through Flipkart that has a reach across the length and breadth of the country, coupled with Micromax’s trusted product quality and after-sales service track record, creates a compelling proposition to delight the Indian consumer.”