Today another brand opted for online only sale model, and the brand to join this league is Karbonn, in past we have seen that some brand like Motorola, Xiaomi, Lenovo and some more Chinese brands has selected online only model for their latest devices, but in recent time we have seen some well established brands like Micromax, and Samsung are also moving towards online only model, mostly to cut the cost of devices and compete with other brands who are selling devices at very aggressive price.
Today Karbonn Mobile has launched a new smartphone under its Mach series, the Karbonn Titanium Mach Five which will be available only on Amazon India at the price tag of Rs. 5,999. At the launch event we were able to spend some time with the device, and here is our impression with it.
Inbox Contents :-
In your retail unit, you will get Karbonn Titanium Mach Five, Battery, Manuals, Earphone, Extra earbuds, Wall charge, Micro US to USB cable and Screen guard.
Build And Design of Karbonn Titanium Mach Five :-
Karbonn Titanium Mach Five is an entry level smartphone, but we would like to say its build quality is good and company has used some nice quality material on the phone.
At front you will find a 5inch HD IPS display screen which is quite sharp and provide nice viewing angles, it has pixel density of 294ppi, although screen is good but you can easily see your finger prints very easily on the screen.
Just above screen you can will find an 5MP front facing shooter with LED flash which helps you to take good selfies, below your screen you have three touch capacitive button and they do support back lights.
On the right side you have power and sleep buttons along with your volume rockers, all are plastic buttons and they do provide nice amount of feedback to you.
At bottom you will find your Micro USB port for charging along with primary mic. There is nothing on the left side of the device.
At top you will find your 3.5mm audio jack along with your IR blaster, this is something new you will find on this phone. IR blaster allows you to control your most of the home appliances like TV, DVD player, Setup Box and AC, means here your smartphone will work as a remote control for all of these device.
At back you have an 8MP rear camera long with LED flash, back panel has got a textured finish which feels good in hand and provides nice grip to the device.
Back panel of this can be removed and once you remove it, you have access to dual SIM slot,micro SD card slot and your battery.
Hardware And Specs of Karbonn Titanium Mach Five :-
If we talk about its under the hood features then Karbonn Titanium Mach Five then it is powered by an 1.3GHz quad-core processor along with 2GB of RAM and has 16GB of internal storage which can be further expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card.
It houses an 2,200mAh battery and for connectivity it has dual-SIM card slots, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and Micro USB.
Display Of Karbonn Titanium Mach Five:-
It has got an 5inch HD display screen which is sharp and provides nice viewing angles, however display screen easily gran your finger prints and most of the time you end up by cleaning it. Display also work quite good under sunlight.
Software Of Karbonn Titanium Mach Five :-
When it comes to software part then Karbonn Titanium Mach Five runs on latest flavor of Android which is Android Lollipop, it has got almost the stock Android look and feel, however you will find some pre-installed apps on the device like Amazon, MyMantra and like.
Camera Karbonn Titanium Mach Five :-
When it comes to camera, Karbonn Titanium Mach Five features an 8MP auto focus rear snapper and an 5MP front facing camera, interesting thing here is that both camera’s are supplemented with LED flash, so no matter if you are in low lighting conditions, your selfies will be good.
When it comes to images quality, so we would say that both camera’s are okay, not that much great, but we would like to reserve our final verdict on camera till we get our review unit and test camera under different conditions.
Final Words on Karbonn Titanium Mach Five :-
The overall form factor of this device do looks good, it has got nice design and dont forget it comes with IR blaster which lets you control your home appliances with it, this is something which you will not find on any smartphone at this price tag.