HOMTOM debuts in India with three smartphones, prices start at Rs 7,499

“HOMTOM’s foray entries in India cater the budget segment”

In the past couple of years, several Chinese smartphone manufacturers entered the Indian smartphone market space. Some of them, including Xiaomi, made a really good mark in India, with the Chinese vendor putting Samsung behind to dominate the country’s smartphone market. After Xiaomi, several manufacturers entered India to grab a piece of the growing phone market. Now today, yet another Chinese smartphone manufacturer that goes by the name HOMTOM has entered India.


HOMTOM has debuted in the country with the launch of three devices. These phones are dubbed the HOMTOM H1, H3, and H5. Talking about the HOMTOM H1 first, the phone offers a 5.5-inch In-Cell display bearing a resolution of 640 x 1,280 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a MediaTek 6739 processor, aided by 2GB of RAM and 16GB of expandable storage. For imaging, the smartphone gets a dual 13MP + 2MP camera setup at the rear, and an 8MP selfies shooter. A 3,000mAh battery keeps the Android Oreo-powered offering alive.


As for the HOMTOM H3, the phone gets a 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 1,440 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a MediaTek 6739 SoC, aided by 3GB of RAM. The storage capacity on board is 32GB, which can be further increased by adding a microSD card. This one is fuelled by a beefier 3,500mAh battery.


Moving on to the HOMTOM H5, the smartphone has been fitted with a 5.5-inch same screen as the HOTOM H3 bearing a resolution of 1,440 x 720 pixels. The camera department includes a 16MP primary snapper, aided by a 2MP shooter. The phone’s other highlights include a 3,300mAh battery and a fingerprint sensor.

As far as the pricing goes, the HOMTOM H1 has been priced at Rs 7,499. The HOMTOM H3 and H5, on the other hand, are being offered for Rs 9,990 and 10,990 respectively.