Indian based smartphone maker Spice Telecom has spiced things up by launching its latest smartphone in collaboration with the search engine giant Google. Spice, along with Google has launched India's first Android One Hindi smartphone today, targeting the large Hindi speaking audience in the country.
Codenamed as Spice Dream Uno H Android One Phone, it features a complete Hindi keyboard for the first time, Hindi voice input along with popular Google products in Hindi, such as Android OS, Chrome, Search, YouTube and Google Maps. Priced at Rs. 6,499, it is manufactured for states like Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar.
Spice Dream Uno H Android One Phone Specification
Spice Dream Uno H sports a 4.5-inch IPS display and it is packed with 1.3 GHz Quad core Processor, along with an expandable storage capacity of 32GB, 5MP Auto Focus rear camera, 2 MP front camera and runs on Android KitKat 4.4
Fueled by 1700 mAh Li-polymer battery, it also supports 2G, 3G and exclusive Hindi applications such as Aajtak, Sony live, Hungama, Spice Cloud, Google Translate and Google Hindi Input.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Prashant Bindal, Chief Executive Officer, Spice Mobility Ltd, said, "Keeping in line with our shared philosophy of bringing the best in technology at an affordable price, we are delighted to partner with Google to launch India's first Hindi language basedphone - the Spice Dream Uno H".
He also added " We firmly believe that this revolutionary phone will contribute immensely in connecting the 300 million Hindi speaking masses to the internet with its useful applications such as Google Search, YouTube and Google Maps. After successful launching the Android One with Google in September this year, our next step would be making smartphones more accessible to the Hindi speaking population in the country."
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Commenting on the launch, Caesar Sengupta, VP, Product, Google, said, "Google is very much pleased to work with Spice over the last few months on Android One - a program designed to help bring high-quality, affordable Android devices to everyone. We are excited by the launch of the second Spice Android One smartphone, this time targeting Hindi users. This is another step in empowering the next billion people."
Priced at Rs. 6,499 it will be available through all the major retail stores.
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