Aimed at popularising video calling among Indians, Micromax has unveiled Vdeo 1 and Vdeo 2 smartphone with 4G VoLTE support and Reliance Jio SIMs priced at Rs. 4,440 and Rs. 4,990 respectively. Both the smartphones support dual SIM card slots, and are powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1 GB of RAM. They run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Vdeo 1 sports a 4-inch WVGA display, powered by a 1600 mAh battery inside. For photography features, both Vdeo 1 and Vdeo 2 sport 5-megapixel cameras on the rear with 2-megapixel front-facing snapper. There is a provision for 8 GB inbuilt storage expandable via microSD card for both the devices. Vdeo 2 sports 1800 mAh battery with 4.5-inch FWVGA display.
For video calling feature front-facing cameras function using Google Duo. Vdeo 1 and Vdeo 2 both come in two variants-champagne gold and grey black. Video calling that is as simple as making a voice call, coming with free internet connectivity (pre-bundled Reliance Jio SIM) will be a strong case for use especially in smaller towns, quoted Shubhajit Sen, Chief Marketing Officer, Micromax Informatics.