Videocon launched new smartphone with Panic button!
Videocon Mobiles launched Cube 3 (V50JL), which is a 4G VoLTE smartphone. It has 5-inch HD display, powered by 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 SoC. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. It sports 13MP rear camera with LED Flash and 5MP front camera. It has dual SIM support.
The Cube 3 is pre-loaded with SOS-Be Safe emergency response app, Walk with ME and reach on time features. Walk with ME sends location of a user at regular intervals to emergency contacts and Reach On Time sends an alert if a user hasn’t reached a particular destination at the set time. ‘Panic Button’ feature will be across its entire smartphone portfolio according to government in India from January 1, 2017.
The company recently partnered with Reliance Jio with Jio welcome offer that gives with free data, voice calls, SMS and host of Jio apps till December 31st, 2016.
Vineet Mahajan, Product Business Head, Videocon Smartphone said,
Videocon Cube 3 is indigenously designed in line up with the brand’s mission of taking forward the power of smartphone technology in the country. Cube 3 makes a perfect choice for aspiring smartphone users who are looking for a powerful 4G device with rich features and youth-oriented design.
Akshay Dhoot, Head- Technology and Innovation, Videocon said,
Videocon Smartphone is a consumer-first brand aiming to create indigenous devices, matching up the growing needs of consumers and smartphone eco-system in the country. Smart devices packed with powerful and utility led features are shaping the consumer aspirations and industry growth. With smartphones impacting our lives in many ways, emergency response system or panic button is certainly the need of the hour. We welcome the recent provision by government for devices with emergency response facilities as it will provide a new direction for the industry to empower smartphone users. We are confident that our latest Cube3 handset featuring ‘SOS-Be Safe’ will assist smartphone users during different kind of emergency situations and enhance consumer experience.
The Videocon Cube 3 will be available for Rs. 8,490.