DataWind PocketSurfer 5X, 5 and 3G5 Launched: 5 Inch Smartphones Price Starts at Rs 3,999

By Vivek

The maker of Aakash and UbiSlate tablets, DataWind has once again hit the Indian market with their latest smartphones. These handsets come in Android flavor and are quite leniently priced.

DataWind PocketSurfer 5X, 5 and 3G5 Smartphones Launched in India


These devices that come dubbed as PocketSurfer 5X, PocketSurfer 5 and PocketSurfer 3G5 is currently available on the company's official website at Rs. Rs. 3,999, 4,999 and Rs. 6,499 respectively. The PocketSurfer 5X comes in White, Black and Blue colors. The PocketSurfer 5 comes in White and Black colors. The PocketSurfer 3G5 comes only in Black.

Recommended: GOSF 2013: Top 10 Nokia Lumia Smartphones Available on Heavy Discounts

Trying to play safe, the company has adopted the large 5 inch display (capacitive touch screen display which offers a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels) and Dual SIM support on all these smartphones.

Recommended: iPhone 6: New Apple iPhone Air Concept Unveiled, Looks Stunning [PHOTOS]

Going by the specs, the PocketSurfer 5X has a 5-inch WQVGA display, powered by a single-core 1GHz Cortex A8 processor and runs on Linux OS. The PocketSurfer 5 is powered by a single-core 1 GHz Cortex A9 processor and runs on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). The 3G5 is powered by a dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex A7 processor and runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean).

All these smartphones have a micro SD card support. The PocketSurfer 5x and 5 have 2G (EDGE) support and the 3G5 comes with 3G connectivity as well. All three handsets come with other connectivity features like WiFi, Bluetooth and USB.

The PocketSurfer 5X comes with a front facing VGA shooter, the PocketSurfer 5 uses Front facing VGA and a 2MP Rear camera while the PocketSurfer 3G5 is loaded with a front facing VGA camera and a 5MP rear facing camera.


There are no details about the battery and the RAM of the devices as of now. However, these devices are quite efficient for those who are in need of a budget friendly large display featuring handsets.

Most Read Articles
Best Mobiles in India

Stay updated with latest technology news & gadget reviews - Gizbot

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Yes No
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Gizbot sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Gizbot website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more