Cheapest Windows 8.1-powered smartphone
Display, Design and Configuration
The Celkon Win 400 features a 4-inch IPS LCD multi-touch display with WVGA resolution (480 x 800 pixels) and a pixel density of 233ppi. It looks pretty chunky with 10.3mm thickness but has a weight of just 121g.
Under the hood, it features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 chipset bearing a 1.3GHz quad-core processor. It is aided by a 512MB RAM which is okay considering the price. The Adreno 302 GPU ensures smooth handling of intensive graphics. The main attraction of the smartphone is its software platform which is the latest Windows Phone v8.1 OS.
Camera and Storage
The Celkon Win 400 flaunts a 5MP rear camera which supports LED flash, digital zoom and geo-tagging and can record 720p videos at 30fps. It also houses a 1.3MP camera on the front. It has an internal memory of 4GB expandable up to 32GB.
Battery and Connectivity
Fuelled by a 1,500mAh Li-ion battery, the Celkon Win 400 promises to provide up to 5 hours of talktime and up to 200 hours of standby time. Connectivity features include GPS, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP and USB port.
The Celkon Win 400 is a gem of a smartphone available at a low price. It flaunts the latest Windows Phone v8.1 OS to provide intuitive user experience and dons good cameras. The support for 3G makes it more lucrative.