Detel forays into premium feature phone segment, launches D1 Gold in India


Detel, world’s most economical feature phone brand, has unveiled its first premium category feature phone- D1 Gold. TheD1 Gold embodies a crystal keypad which gives it a premium look and feel.

Priced at Rs.999, the D1 Gold caters to the requirements of the growing segment of mobile users who are willing to use advanced features in their mobile phones but at a low price. The new device is available for purchase on, India’s first hybrid e-distribution platform.

The feature phone comes with a 2.4″ LCD display and a digital dual camera with LED flashlight. It is backed by a powerful 1500mAh battery and to extend the battery life, Detel also provides users with a power saving mode. Intricately designed, the phone boasts of enticing features like Multi-Indian Language support, auto call recording, call blacklist, an audio/ video player, among others.

Commenting on the launch, Yogesh Bhatia, MD, S. G. Corporate Mobility (parent company of Detel), said,“The D1 Gold provides a perfect combination of design and performance. The new device has been beautifully designed looking at the modern-day needs and expectations of the users. The Gold color is an epitome of elegance and class, making the D1 Gold a design inspiration with features like wireless FM and panic button, along with access to the internet”

D1 Gold is also equipped with additional features like Automatic date and time update, Bluetooth, and export/import of contact via SD card. The phone is equipped with a vibrator, torch, sound recorder, etc. Its phonebook can hold up to 500 contacts and one can store up to 200 SMS in the device.

Specifications & Features of D1 Gold

2.4″ LCD display

SOS function

Call Blacklist

Dual SIM/Standby

Camera with flash

Audio/Video player

Sound Recorder

Wireless FM


Auto call recording




Automatic date and time update




Multiple Language Support

Export/Import of contact via SD card

Power saving mode