Idea Cellular launches two dual-SIM 3G phones

Idea Cellular has launched two new Android smartphones in the Indian mobile market.

While Idea Aurus III sports 512MB of RAM, 4GB of on-board memory, microSD card slot, Idea ID-920 features 256MB of RAM, 512MB of internal memory, microSD card slot.

Idea Aurus III runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean).

One the other hand, Idea ID-920 runs on Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)

Both smartphones have 1GHz processors.

Both are dual-SIM 3G smartphones.

The mobile operator wants to encourage mobile users to upgrade existing 2G users to 3G.

Idea Aurus III

Idea Aurus III features 4-inch WVGA display, Android 4.1 and 1GHz processor. The price of the new smartphone is Rs 6,990.

Idea ID 920 features 3.5-inch HVGA display, Android 2.3 and dual-SIM support. The smartphone has been priced at Rs 4,950 in the Indian mobile phone market.

Both smartphones come with 1400 mAh battery.

Idea Cellular is offering discounted data packages for Aurus III and ID-920. With the recharge of Rs 261, Indian smartphone buyers will be getting benefits including 1.6 GB (1GB for ID 920) per month for 3 months on 3G/Unlimited data on 2G for first 3 months and Idea TV Rs. 150 pack p.m. free of charge for 3 months.

Idea Cellular says Aurus III and ID 920 will succeed the telecom operator’s previously launched ID-918 and Aurus II phones. Both the smartphones are now available at Idea stores and other major retailers across the country.

Idea Cellular has already sold more than 3 lakh 3G smartphones ever since it entered the devices market.

Idea Aurus III key specifications

4-inch 800x480p resolution display

Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)

5MP rear camera, VGA front camera

3G, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS

1GHz processor

Dual SIM (GSM + GSM) support

512MB of RAM, 4GB of on-board memory, microSD card slot

1400 mAh battery


Idea ID-920 key specifications

3.5-inch 480x320p display

Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)

1GHz processor

3G, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS

256MB of RAM, 512MB of internal memory, microSD card slot

Dual SIM (GSM + GSM) support

2MP camera

1400 mAh battery


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