DataWind launches low-cost Android smartphones ‘PS 2G4X’ & ‘PS 3G4Z’ in India

DataWind, maker of low-cost Aakash tablets has launched two new Android smartphones- the PS 2G4X and the PS 3G4Z under the branding Pocket Surfer. In point of fact, both smartphones are successors of 2G4 and 3G4 respectively, which had been launched in March 2015. The DataWind PocketSurfer 2G4X and the PocketSurfer 3G4Z are priced at Rs. 2499 and Rs. 3999 respectively. On the plus side, both smartphones come bundled with free unlimited internet browsing for one year on Telenor and Reliance connections on prepaid SIM cards.

As far as Specifications are concerned, the DataWind PocketSurfer 2G4X sports a 3.5-inch capacitive touchscreen display with 320 x 480 pixels screen resolution. The smartphone runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS and is powered by a single-core 1.0GHz Cortex A5 processor aided by 256 MB of RAM.  At the same time, the device also houses 512 MB of internal memory which is expandable up to 32 GB with the help of microSD card slot.

On the camera front, the smartphone is equipped with VGA cameras on both front and rear sides. In terms of connectivity, the dual-SIM based device supports 2G EDGE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, FM Radio and a 3.5 mm headset jack.

Key Features of the DataWind PocketSurfer 2G4X:

  • Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS
  • 256 MB RAM & 2G EDGE
  • 3.5-inch display
  • VGA rear and front cameras

On the other side, the DataWind PocketSurfer 3G4Z  features a 4-inch capacitive touch screen display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. The dual-SIM capable DataWind PocketSurfer 3G4Z runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS and is backed by single core 1.0Ghz Cortex A7 processor coupled with 512 MB of RAM.  At the same time, the device packs 4 GB of in-built storage that can further be expanded up to 32 GB via a microSD card.

From the connectivity point of view, the smartphone includes 3G/ EDGE, WiFi, Bluetooth, aGPS, standard Wi-Fi, Micro-USB, FM Radio and a 3.5mm headset jack. The camera section of the device comes with a 5 MP rear camera with LED flash and a VGA front facing camera.

Key Features of the DataWind PocketSurfer 3G4Z:

  • 4-inch display
  • Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS
  • 3G, WiFi & Dual-SIM
  • 512 MB RAM & 4 GB internal memory