Swipe has unwrapped its latest budget friendly smartphone, dubbed Swipe Elite 2, in India. The phone will be available for purchase exclusively on Flipkart, at Rs. 4,666, starting November 8. However, if you a Uber rider, you can get it earlier than others. The company has announced that the phone will be available exclusively for Uber customers from October 30th to November 7th. The one week sale will be hosted in Delhi, Pune, Hyderabad, and Bangalore.
In terms of specs, the Swipe Elite 2 comes with a 4.5-inch qHD display (540 x 960 pixels), and is powered by a 64-bit MediaTek chipset with a quad-core 1.3GHz processor. It packs a 1GB of RAM and 8GB of native storage, which can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD card. A 1,900mAh battery keeps the phone running.
Running on Android 5.1 Lollipop with Swipe’s own Freedom OS on top, the Elite 2 features an 8-meapixel rear camera along with a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies and video calling. As far as connectivity is concerned, the Swipe Elite 2 includes 4G LTE, dual-SIM, Bluetooth, microUSB, Wi-Fi, and GPS connectivity options.