Smartron Rumoured To Launch Tendulkar-Branded Phone


New Delhi: Homegrown technology and IoT company Smartron is rumoured to launch an exclusive Sachin Tendulkar-branded mobile phone in April which will be the first-ever signature series of the master blaster for a mobile phone brand.

Industry sources said that Tendulkar was recently spotted shooting at a studio in Mumbai for Smartron that is working on their next device under the project name “Rimo SRT”.

This will be their third device in less than a year, earlier ones being the and
The device, that was seen being used during the shoot, appeared to have back finger print sensor and cricketing legend`s signature, the sources said.

The company, however, declined to comment on it stating that “we will in due course of time announce a range of devices in mobile, laptop, wearable segment”.

Priced at Rs 24,999, the company last year launched which sports a dual-tone colour scheme and comes in classic grey, metallic pink, steel blue and sunrise orange.

The 64GB device has a 5.5-inch, full-HD Super-AMOLED display with 401ppi and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor.

The company has not customised the user interface and, running on Marshmallow, the delivers stock Android experience.