“The Swipe Sense is an affordable 5.5-inch Android smartphone with a fingerprint sensor”
Swipe has launched a new Android smartphone in the Indian market, called the Swipe Sense, priced at Rs 9,999. The main highlight of the phone is its fingerprint scanner, which is located on the back panel right below the primary camera. iberry recently launched the Auxus Note 5.5, which also offered a fingerprint sensor, for a higher price tag of Rs 13,990. The Swipe Sense is the first smartphone to feature a fingerprint sensor below Rs 10,000.
Coming to the other specs, the Swipe Sense flaunts a 5.5-inch qHD IPS display and a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, paired with 1GB of RAM. The phone runs Android 4.4 KitKat and is equipped with 8GB of internal storage, which is further expandable via a microSD card. Camera features include an 8MP autofocus primary shooter with LED flash, and a 3.2MP front snapper for video calling. On the connectivity front, the handset offers dual-SIM slots, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB OTG and GPS. It is fuelled by a 2,250mAh battery and the company is also offering a free battery bundled with the phone.
Swipe recently introduced the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean powered Slice tablet in the country for Rs 4,990. It is an entry-level tablet with a 7-inch display and a 1.3GHz dual-core MediaTek processor, supported by a Mali 400 GPU and 512MB of RAM. The slate comes with 4GB of internal storage with microSD card slot, 2MP rear and 0.3MP front cameras, and the usual connectivity features.