Sachin Tendulkar joins Hyderabad based start-up to launch a smartphone & desi Surface Pro 4 rival!

    Smartron, an Internet of Things (IoT) startup with global ambitions, has finally announced its first ever range of products at an event in New Delhi, today.

    Sachin Tendulkar joins Hyderabad based start-up to launch a smartphone

    The IoT startup which counts Sachin Tendulkar as an investor launched a 2-in-1 tablet called Smartron that runs on Windows 10 operating system, a smartphone dubbed as and tron.x, company's unique Smartron experience.

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    The firm has recently received a strategic investment from cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, who is also the brand ambassador of Smartron. The company will be partnering with Foxconn for the manufacturing the devices while remaining aspects of the products will be under the control of Smartron. The list of devices to be manufactured includes smartphones, tablets, ultrabooks and IoT devices.

    Sachin Tendulkar joins Hyderabad based start-up to launch a smartphone

    Speaking on the occasion, Tendulkar said, "We are moving towards Internet driven experiences and Smartron's vision is unlocking the potential of IoT will bring compelling experiences to people, making their life more productive, safe, intelligent and convenient. An Indian brand making a great leap into technology product innovation is commendable."

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    The company claims that the Smartron is a perfect mobile workstation and will be available starting April 8 and the booking for will start on April 18, 2016. The Smartron will be a worthy alternative for the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 that comes with a hefty price tag. Take a look at the slider below to know more about the products launched by Smartron.


    The Smartron sports a Magnesium build body. It has a unique dual tone styling with all-metal unibody design. It has a flip-out stand, which makes it easier to work or to watch movies. The keyboard comes with a magnetic strip that can be attached or detached effortlessly.


    The hybrid converter sports a 12.2-inch multi-touch WQXGA IPS display with a resolution of 2560x1600 pixels. It comes with a finger-print resistant oleophobic coating with and multi-media viewing.


    The is powered by Intel Core M 64-bit processor paired with 4GB of RAM and has 128GB of SSD for on-board storage and there is also a microSD card slot to expand storage up to 128GB. It is available in two models: one running Windows 10 Home and another one with Windows 10 Pro with Office (2016) 30 days of trial.


    The Smartron sports a 5-megapixel rear-facing autofocus camera and a 2-megapixel front-facing HD camera.


    The 2-in-1 is packed with a 10,000mAh battery that can power the device up to 10 hours of web browsing and 28 days of standby time. In terms of connectivity, it comes has two full-size USB 3.0, a micro HDMI port, 3.5 headphone jack, a microSD card, USB-Type C and amagnetic pogo pin for the keyboard.


    The company claims the will be a premium built and is designed to be the world's lightest 5.5-inch smartphone. However, the company will provide more details in a separate event on April 3.

    Smartron tron.x

    The next generation of smart IoT devices, platforms and services from Smartron are built on the breakthrough concept of "Internet of Trons" to deliver truly amazing "tronexperience" for the discerning customer at home or on the go or at the office or in a car.

    The tron.x seamlessly integrates all the devices, software, cloud, crowd, hub, services and care platforms to deliver highly intelligent and personalized experience through Hubtron. The Hubtron comes with every Smartron device and customer can access all their profile, data like documents, pictures and music, service like professional and payment, care, a community as well as can manage all other IoT devices.



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