Karbonn Unveils dual camera smartphone ‘Frames S9’


‘Karbonn Mobiles’ has launched its new offering – Frames S9 – a device integrated with a Twinfie camera and a customized user interface.

Frames S9, as the name suggests, is a camera centric smartphone combined with various interesting features which focuses on capturing all your memories into beautiful frames at a price like never before.

The new budget offering bears a 8MP + 8MP dual front Twinfie camera and an 8 MP rear camera with LED flash combining options like Bokeh Mode, Soft Twinfie, Watermark, Group Twinfie (120 degree view), Voice capture, Panoramic view and Time-lapse to capture a flawless image as well as video. The Bokeh Mode allows you to easily channel the focus of the image on what you want to highlight and adjust the sharpness of the background while clicking the picture.

This feature can be explored in both the front Twinfie as well as the rear camera. You can further use your imagination and creativity to create a fun filled picture through the photo filter and watermark, all available on this device. Furthermore, say no to dim shots as you can also use the screen as a flash light to click Twinfies even in low-light.

Speaking on the latest offering, Shashin Devsare, Executive Director, Karbonn Mobiles said, “We, at Karbonn, are delighted to announce the launch of our latest offering Frames S9 – a smartphone designed keeping in mind today’s tech savvy youth. With the growing demand for innovative camera features and value added services integrated all in a smartphone, Frames S9 brings along a unique proposition of embedding extraordinary features and tech innovations in a price range like never before. We keep our consumer’s needs at the core of our product design and the launch of Frames S9 was an obvious next step to target our vibrant youth helping us expand our consumer base. With this new offering, we aim to not just offer smart telephony but an overall enriched smartphone experience at a competitive price. A balance of simplified technology and innovation, Frames S9 will surely be a sought-after smartphone in its category.”

This 4G VoLTE smartphone runs on a customized OS, an integrated UI which significantly amplifies the device’s performance. This helps in avoiding the unwanted power consumption through its freezer option by preventing the apps from auto-starting and also controls the apps running in the background all through one-touch. The customers can easily edit the switch and can also do a quick desktop search.

The privacy settings will help you protect all your important information and images through a password protected UI. Using the child lock option can help you restrict and supervise your kids to only access appropriate and useful content on the device. Furthermore, with the 3D desktop, the 3D widgets will always alarm you through its smart notification cards to avoid missing out on any notification. Other interesting features include desktop app collation, automatic conversation recording and anti-theft for a flawless smartphone experience.

This device runs on 1.25 GHz quad-core processor with a 2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM, 64 GB expandable memory and a dual sim option for seamless multitasking. Other features of Frames S9 include OTG support, Bluetooth, GPS, FM Radio as well as an inbuilt photo and video editor to help you customize your pictures and edit videos according to your preference.

Karbonn’s latest offering will be available in the market at INR 6,790 only. It comes bundled with an attractive cashback offer of INR 2000. To claim the first cashback installment of INR 500, customers need to make recharges worth INR 3500 within the first 18 months.

To claim the second cashback installment of INR 1500, customers need to make recharges worth INR 3500 over the next 18 months. Airtel has also introduced a special offer of INR 169 on the smartphone with which customers can enjoy unlimited local and STD voice calls along with 1GB of 3G/4G data for a period of 28 days.

With an aim to provide smart telephony experience, Frames S9 is surely a device which promises to live up to the expectations of an ideal budget smartphone. Frames S9 comes in three exciting colours – Black, Champagne & Grey with a premium metallic finish and will be available on Flipkart, Amazon and your nearest mobile stores.