CENTRiC, an Indian smartphone manufacturer has launched five new smartphones at Mobile World Congress. One of them is the company’s first smartphone to feature pop-up selfie camera – CENTRiC S1 is priced at $310. Aside to this, the company also launched smartphones – L4, A2, G5 and G3 priced at $90, $140, $160 and $250, respectively.
Commenting on the launch,
Mr, Manish Agrawal, Managing Director, CENTRiC Smartphones said, “With CENTRiC, our focus has always been on expanding our customers’ ability to resonate with our technology. We waited for the right moment to bring the best products that encompass the digital needs of new-age consumers. The new CENTRiC S1 perfectly syncs with the customers and their desire to update themselves with the latest advances in digitization. Fast charging, popup selfie camera, wireless charging are the growing necessities to enhance the consumer experience. “
“The resounding success of CENTRiC’s launch event at MWC 2019 is a promising step in the right direction to foray into the global market with our product offerings,” he added.
CENTRiC S1 is the company’s first smartphone with dual security of In-Display Finger Print Scanner and Face Unlocking Feature, providing users with a seamless phone unlock experience. With an almost bezel-less and 92% screen-to-body ratio, the S1 comes with 6.3-inch AMOLED Display for the true representation of colours and contrast with sharp vividness.
The device is powered with the new MediaTek Helio P70 Octa-core Processor paired with 4GB or 6GB RAM. CENTRiC S1 is also available in 64GB and 128GB internal storage variant. There are a Wireless Charging and Fast Charging with Pump Express 3.0 that charges the phone up to 50 per cent in 20 minutes and consumes less power while delivering flagship-level performance. The S1 is equipped with an 8-megapixel front pop-up selfie camera similar to Vivo Nex and 16MP+ 5MP dual rear camera with LED flash.
CENTRiC G3 has a 6.23-inch Full HD+ notch display with 20:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by MediaTek Helio P60 processor coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage. In terms of camera, the device sports a dual 12-megapixel + 5-megapixel sensors and an 8-megapixel sensor on the front. The device is backed by 3,800mAh battery and for security, it has a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
The CENTRiC G5 sports a 6.21-inch HD+ display with teardrop notch. It is powered by MediaTek Helio P22 chipset paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB onboard storage. Powering the device is a whopping 4,050mAh battery. Talking about camera, the device features 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel sensors on the rear and 8-megapixel shooter up front for selfies.
The CENTRiC A2 is an entry-level smartphone and feature a 5.86-inch notch display. It is powered by Helio P22 chipset along with 3GB RAM and 32Gb of internal storage. There is a dual 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, and 8MP front selfie camera. It has a 3,400mAh battery and runs the latest Android 9 Pie operating system.
The CENTRiC L4 sports very basic specs that include 5.45-inch HD display, 13MP primary camera, 8MP front selfie camera and 2,950mAh battery.
It is powered by MediaTek MTK6739 SoC coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage. The CENTRiC L4 runs Android Oreo operating system and backed by 2950 mAh battery.