Swipe Set to Manufacture ‘Make in India’ Smartphones, Tablets by Jan 2016

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With an aim to support the ongoing government of India’s Make in India campaign – Swipe Technologies is all set to manufacture next generation ready smartphones and tablets at its own manufacturing facility in Chakan, Pune.

“We are getting ourselves ready to manufacture smartphones and tablets from our manufacturing facility in Chakan, Pune. We are hopeful that our first smartphone and tablet will come out by January, 2016,” informed, Shripal Gandhi, Founder & CEO of Swipe Technologies.

Talking about the development of smartphone manufacturing ecosystem, he said that the company looking forward to doing indigenous manufacturing from its facility in Pune. “We will be getting 20 per cent components indigenously in India. rest of it will be in SKD or (semi knocked down) format. He added.

Swipe Unveils 4G smartphone ELITE 2 exclusively on Flipkart

Swipe Technologies has unveiled its ONLINE-ONLY flagship smartphone ELITE 2. ELITE 2 is Swipe’s most affordable 4G device to be sold exclusively on Flipkart from 8th November 2015. The device is competitively priced at Rs 4,666 only.

The company has also announced the EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW SALE of ELITE 2 for Uber customers, where in Swipe will deliver ELITE 2 directly to Uber customers in Pune, Hyderabad, Bangalore and Delhi.

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Expressing delight on the new device and the innovative ventures, Shripal Gandhi, Founder & CEO of Swipe Technologies said: “ELITE has been a huge success for Swipe, and it was sold out on Flipkart in record time when launched in August this year. For Indian customers, quality wins over everything else. Keeping this in mind, we are coming up with this exciting new offering. We received an overwhelming response for ELITE from the online space and are looking forward to replicate the same magic this time, too. We strongly believe that ELITE 2 will be a true Value for Money proposition that the brand has to offer. Our aim is to offer the best in technology at an exciting price range which absolutely suits the pockets of aspiring youth of India. Also, partnering with Uber will enable us to target the tech-savvy, aspirational online customers to get their hands on this new device.’’

Sandeep Karwa, Director, Mobile, Flipkart said: “We are excited to partner with Swipe once again for the exclusive launch of ELITE 2. Swipe’s ELITE was a huge success & the product has picked up great momentum on Flipkart. With the launch of ELITE 2, we look forward to enhance the customer traction from across the nation for this most affordable 4G smartphone.’’

Powered by a powerful 64 bit 1.3 GHz QuadCore Processor and 1GB RAM, ELITE 2 guarantees a quicker and seamless multitasking experience and ensures a hassle-free performance. ELITE 2 has an internal memory of 8 GB, which is expandable up to 32 GB. It comes with a stunning 4.5” qHD IPS Display, which enhances the viewing experience. On the camera front, the device has an 8 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front camera. Powered by 1900 mAh battery, the device comes with a Quick charge feature and it can be fully charged within 1 hour 30 minutes. ELITE2 will be loaded with the Swipe’s innovative Freedom OS.

Freedom OS promises to take the smartphone user experience to the next level by assuring freedom in the hands of the smartphone user with attractive customization features. This OS will certainly give ELITE 2 an edge over its competitors.

The 4G-enabled budget smart-phone runs on the latest OS, Android Lollipop, 5.1, for better experience. Other features such as the Dual-SIM 4G support will ensure unmatched user experience and deliver a true high-performance 4G experience comparable to the best in India at the most affordable price for consumers.


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