Press Esc to close
Thursday 23 October 2014
News updated at 5:40 PM IST
Weather
Max: 0°C
Min : 0°C
In Bangalore
Sunny day

Karbonn Mobile launches new phones in Bangalore

Last updated: 07 October, 2009
Bangalore, Oct 7, DH News Service:

Karbonn Mobiles, a joint venture company of Bangalore-based United Telelinks and Jaina, on Wednesday, announced the launch of new mobile models K560 and K460.


K560 is a dual SIM handset with touch screen phone loaded with features like FM radio, recording, video player, 2.0 Megapixel Camera, A2DP Bluetooth, GPRS and an expandable memory upto 8GB and priced at Rs 5,000.

K460 is a slider phone with 300 hours battery stand by time and includes features like FM radio, recording, MP3 player, video player, camera, WAP, GPRS MMS  and an expandable memory upto 8GB and is priced at Rs 4,000.

Cricket sponsorship


The company also announced its association as official sponsors of South African cricket team ‘Cape Cobras’.  Briefing reporters, United Telelinks Manging Director, Sudhir Hasija said: “We aim to bring fantastic features and great technology in mobile handsets. We are a small company and our entire products are priced at a range of Rs 2000 to Rs 6000”.

Karbonn mobiles, launched in March 2009, currently has over 1.5 million consumers and 500 service centres across India. It plans to invest Rs 100 crore within next 12 months for marketing activites.

Apart from Cape Cobra the company is also sponsoring another South African Cricket team called ‘Diamond eagles’. “Other than India we have presence in Bangladesh and now planning to enter the Sri Lankan and South African market.” Currently, the company outsources its manufacturing to contract manufacturers, and plans to manufacture chargers and batteries from its centre in Bangalore by November 2009.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Hindu priest performs evening prayers called 'Aarti' on the banks of the river Yamuna...

Hindu priest performs evening prayers called 'Aarti' on the banks of the river Yamuna...

Dakshineswar Temple decorated with lights for the Kali Puja and Diwali at North 24 Pargana...

Dakshineswar Temple decorated with lights for the Kali Puja and Diwali at North 24 Pargana...

Firecrackers light up the sky as people celebrate Diwali festival in Mumbai...

Firecrackers light up the sky as people celebrate Diwali festival in Mumbai...

School students lighting earhen lamps at Tulsi Ghat in Varanasi...

School students lighting earhen lamps at Tulsi Ghat in Varanasi...

A view of decorated Madan Mohan Malviya Stadium with oil lamps during Deepwali festival...

A view of decorated Madan Mohan Malviya Stadium with oil lamps during Deepwali festival...

Illuminated Golden Temple on the eve of Diwali in Amritsar...

Illuminated Golden Temple on the eve of Diwali in Amritsar...

Children with special needs light firecrackers as they celebrate Diwali...

Children with special needs light firecrackers as they celebrate Diwali...

Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers enjoy Diwali celebrations on the eve of Diwali...

Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers enjoy Diwali celebrations on the eve of Diwali...

Hindu priests light oil lamps in a formation of the 'Swastika', a Hindu symbol of peace...

Hindu priests light oil lamps in a formation of the 'Swastika', a Hindu symbol of peace...

A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier lights sparklers on the eve of Diwali...

A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier lights sparklers on the eve of Diwali...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523