Review: Karbonn Aura 4G

Review: Karbonn Aura 4G

By Udit Agarwal

 

 

Karbonn company on Friday launched its 'Aura 4G' smartphone with VoLTE support in India. The new budget smartphone from the company runs on the Android version 6.0 Marshmallow and has been priced at the cost of Rs. 5,290 in the country. The Karbonn Aura 4G will be made available in two color options of Blue-Champagne and Coffee-Champagne. The dual-SIM smartphone sports a 5-inch High definition(720x1280 pixels) display. The Karbonn Aura 4G is powered and supported by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor which is coupled with 1GB of RAM.

In terms of optics, the Aura 4G comes with an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash. At front, there is a 5-megapixel camera for taking selfies and video calling. The smartphone features 8GB of inbuilt onboard storage, which is expandable up to 32GB. In terms of connectivity, the Karbonn Aura 4G offers options including 4G VoLTE connectivity, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, micro-USB, 3.5mm headphone jack, and GPS. The smartphone houses a 2150mAh battery. The Karbonn Aura 4G measures 141x72.9x8mm and weighs around 138 grams.

In March this year only, Karbonn launched its Aura Sleek 4G at the same price as the Karbonn Aura sleek 4G. The Aura Sleek 4G runs on the Android version 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box and features a 5-inch FWVGA IPS display, powered and supported by a 1.25GHz quad core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. The smartphone is offered with 8GB of built-in storage with support for expandability through microSD. In terms of optics, the Aura Sleek 4G comes with a 5-megapixel rear camera with auto focus and LED flash while the front sees a 2-megapixel camera. The connectivity options include Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, micro USB. The Aura Sleek 4G comes with a battery of 2000mAh that promises up to 4 hours of talktime on 4G.