Videocon Krypton 22 Launched

Videocon Krypton 22 Launched

By Udit Agarwal

Videocon company on the last Tuesday launched a new smartphone, that is called Krypton 22, which touts an IR blaster, and with support for both the VoLTE, and VoWiFi. The smartphone is priced at the cost of Rs. 7,200 and will be available in retail outlets in only color option of black. The Videocon Krypton 22 runs on the Android version 7.0 Nougat and sports a 5-inch FWVGA (480x854) touchscreen display.

It is powered and supported by a 1.1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 SoC which is coupled with 2GB of RAM. The smartphone comes with 16GB of inbuilt onboard storage, which can be extended further via microSD card (up to 64GB)

On the optics department, for the Krypton 22 include an 8-megapixel primary rear camera with flash and a 5-megapixel front camera. The connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, USB OTG, infrared and FM radio. The dual-SIM smartphone highlights VoLTE and VoWiFi support which promise sharp and clear voice calling. Sensors include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor. The handset measures 145.2x72x8.9mm and packs a 2450mAh battery.

Another major highlight with the Krypton 22 is the support for IR blaster, which when used as a remote control and will also let the user to control set-top boxes, fans, stereo sound systems, air conditioners, DVD players and more right from the smartphone. Notably, the smartphone also lets you access hybrid pen drives and SD cards and also comes with an inbuilt application, Shoto, which organises photos and videos into albums.

It additionally provides users free cloud backup for media files.