Lava International Limited has unveiled KKT Ultra+ Union, a feature phone which supports 22 Indian languages. The phone is designed with an aim to minimize the communication gap, arising due to language barriers, between people belonging to different parts of the country.
With KKT Ultra+ Union, one can now express oneself with ease to their near and dear ones in the language of their choice. Competitively priced at Rs. 1500/-, the users will be able to send and receive SMS in all 22 languages. Apart from English the other Indian languages include: Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Kannada, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Manipuri, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Santali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu.
Speaking at the launch of this feature phone, RS Sharma, Chairman, TRAI said that we need such solutions to bridge the digital divide in a vast country like India.
“This is a great initiative by Lava International. We need more such initiatives wherein digital divide can be bridged, local language support can do that in an efficient way,” he added.
Committed to offer unique and pioneering products, Lava International launched KKT Ultra+ Union to unite our diverse nation through the thread of regional languages. The device offers a big screen of 2.4 inch and comes with an in-built dual-SIM slot, with GSM operating frequency. It offers 1750 mAh Li-ion battery with talk time of 18hrs along with a VGA camera.
KKT Ultra + Union is equipped with a hassle-free wireless FM support suited to the needs of music lovers along with an Audio/Video playback option enabled through a 3.5 mm Audio Jack. Moreover, with the dual charging facility, the phone can be charged with both a thin pin charger and a USB cable. The call features offer the options of hands free mode and auto redial as well. In terms of connectivity , the phone comes with Bluetooth functionality.
Commenting on the launch, Gaurav Nigam, Head Product, Lava International said, “We at Lava are delighted to introduce KKT Ultra + Union, a device which is in line with our company’s mission to empower people to do more and be more by making valuable technologies accessible. Through this phone we want to bridge the language barrier and enable people to express themselves in their own language with their near and dear ones across the country. The launch of KKT Ultra + Union is another step towards strengthening our support to the government’s Make in India and Digital India initiative. It is a perfect phone which is Made in India and Made for India and we aim to celebrate this diversity and promote traditional regional languages in future also.
The phone will be available in black and grey colour variants across all national retail stores, multi-brand outlets. It comes with a one-year manufacturer warranty for the device and 6 months warranty for the in box accessories which includes battery, headset and charger.