Flipkart launches its first tablet – Digiflip Pro XT712

Flipkart launches its first tablet – Digiflip Pro XT712

A quality tablet with high end specifications at an unmatchable value

26th June, New Delhi – Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace has launched the Digiflip Pro XT712 tabletunder its private brand, Digiflip Pro.

L to R - Michael Adnani - VP retail head and brand alliances -Flipkart and Pradeep Doble - Senior Director, Retail- Flipkart launching the Digiflip Pro XT712

Available in both black and white variants*, the XT712 will be the first tablet in the Digiflip Pro series. Priced at Rs 9999, this is the only tablet in the market to offer high-end features at such an affordable price. The tablet also comes with shopping benefits worth over Rs. 5000 and free eBooks worth over Rs. 2000 from Flipkart. Customers can avail of these benefits by shopping from the Flipkart mobile apps that come pre-installed on the tablet.

                     Digiflip Pro XT712 - Black                            Digiflip Pro XT712 - White

The after sales service for Digiflip Pro tablets will be handled through a network of over 120 service centres in 100+ cities. Additionally, customers in 13 cities including Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata and Hyderabad can avail of priority 24-hour service by visiting any of the 22 priority centres we have partnered with in these cities. Along with a hassle free service assurance, Digiflip Pro tablets also come with the usual Flipkart benefits like COD and a 30 day replacement policy.

Digiflip Pro XT712: Highlights

  • Best display in its class – 1280 x 800p HD resolution with IPS display.
  • Fastest processor in its class – 1.3GHz Quad Core Cortex A7 processor. This coupled with 1GB DDR3 RAM churns out some serious performance.
  • The most compact 7” tablet that fits beautifully in ones hand and it is the lightest in its class at 285 gms only.
  • Dual SIM 3G calling feature that caters to customers’ needs of access to faster data connectivity, voice calling along with the flexibility of using two SIM cards.
  • A beautiful and sturdy metallic body that keeps things stylish and durable

Mr.Michael Adnani, VP – Retail & Head – Brand Alliances, Flipkart says – “We are the first e-commerce marketplace in India to launch our own device through Digiflip Pro. With this, we have taken another step in our goal towards building an entire e-commerce ecosystem in India. With one of the largest user bases in the country, we have access to unparalleled data that allows us to predict what kind of products and services will work well in the market. And this has helped us come out with a tablet like Digiflip Pro XT712 that offers high end specifications at an unheard of price point in India thus delivering great value to our customers.”

*white version to be launched shortly

Flipkart and Karbonn launch World’s most affordable smartphones

June 23rd, 2014 – Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace today launched an exclusive range of budget smartphones created by Karbonn starting at Rs. 2699.

This dual-sim smartphone series is the first of its kind in this price range supported by Android Jelly Bean and KitKat operating systems.

A50s White Phone Picture(1)

Available in both white and black, Karbonn Smart A52+, Karbonn Smart A12*, Karbonn Smart A11* and Karbonn Smart A50S have been designed to offer a great mobile experience to all Indians.

A50s Phone Picture(1)

Commenting on this exclusive launch, Kalyan Krishnamurthy, SVP – Retail at Flipkart said, “It is our continuous endeavour to make technology available easily and at affordable prices to the greater masses of India. In this digital age, we believe every Indian should have access to a smartphone. These Karbonn phones that have been made exclusively for Flipkart customers are a step in that direction.”

Customers can order these phones online on www.flipkart.com and cash-on-delivery is available for these orders.

Flipkart and Karbonn Smartphone features:












Karbonn Smart A50S

3.5 inch


1.2 Ghz Dual Core

Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)


+2 MP Back Camera + Digital Front Camera


256 MB

2 GB

1100 mah



Karbonn Smart A52+

3.5 inch


1.2 Ghz Dual Core

Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)

2 MP Back Camera + Digital Front Camera


512 MB

4 GB

1300 mah



Karbonn Smart A12*

4 inch


1.2 Ghz Dual Core

Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)

5 MP Back Camera + Digital Front Camera


512 MB

4 GB

1400 mah


Karbonn Smart A11*

4.3 inch


1.2 Ghz Dual Core

Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)

5 MP Back Camera

+ Digital Front Camera


512 MB

4 GB

1400 mah



BenQ launches XL- Z series 27” & 24” Full HD gaming monitors

Bangalore gets its slice of gaming!


BenQ launches XL- Z series 27” & 24” Full HD gaming monitors

Featuring Low Blue Light, ZeroFlicker™ & Gaming Refresh Rate Optimization Management (GROM) for ultimate detailing

Bangalore, INDIA, June 18, 2014 – BenQ, a leading market player in technology innovation and design proficiency today announced the launch of XL-Z series of first-person shooter (FPS) purpose-built gaming monitors: The 27-inch XL2720Z and 24-inch XL2420Z and XL2411Z widescreen full-HD displays.

BenQ XL24 20Z front

Featuring BenQ’s exclusive Revolution Eyes technology for exceptional monitor performance, the displays are packed with enhancements such as Motion Blur Reduction, Low Blue Light, Zero Flicker, gaming refresh rate optimization management (GROM), and 1-ms GTG response times. In addition, the new models offer BenQ’s latest firmware, which enables third-party utility support for further optimization options. The end result is striking visual clarity, seamless motion fluidity, and added viewing comfort for hours of action-packed game play.

The XL- Z Series models are co-developed by various R&D partnerships with the core product developers and masterminds of gaming industry worldwide. The FPS Mode featured in XL- Z series let players tap into the fundamental insights of pro gamers and view the game how a gaming legend would see it. This feature automatically adjusts monitor calibrations to provide users with optimal brightness, contrast, sharpness and color tint.

Featuring Low Blue Light technology, the XL-Z monitors successfully manage the exposure of blue spectrum light emitted, resulting in more comfortable viewing. To help gamers protect their eyes during extended periods, the monitors provide several adjustable low blue light levels that automatically adjust emission without affecting quality. With the GROM management system, gamers also gain the freedom to custom-build their personal gaming experience according to viewing preferences such as refresh rates (100/120/144Hz), display resolutions, and screen sizes.

XL- Z series augments your gaming experience like never before with industry beating exclusive features like:

Fast 1ms GtG Response Time enhances gaming experience with smoothly rendered Fast-moving action and dramatic transitions without the annoying effects of smearing or ghosting.

144Hz Refresh Rate Ensures Seamless Graphics: With a refresh rate of 144Hz, there’s never a lag and every in-game details will be smoothly rendered giving gamers captivating realism on screen.

Display Mode & Smart Scaling allows gamers to interchange between monitor screen sizes from17″ (4:3), 19″ (4:3), 19″W (16:10), 21.5″W (16:9), 22″W (16:10), 23″W (16:9) to 24″W (16:9), as the Smart Scaling feature gives them the freedom to manually scale the screen to any custom size.

Motion Blur ReductionBenQ’s new Motion Blur Reduction technology further enhances an ultra-smooth, free-of-blur gaming experience, particularly for action-packed FPS games where every millisecond count. With Motion Blur Reduction, gamers no longer suffer from time and gaming comfort lost to poor vision quality created by motion blur and lagging.

Black eQualizer color engine technology is designed to offer an unprecedented level of control and visibility brightening the dark scenes without over-exposing the bright areas enabling the gamers to spot vital details.

A true testament to the belief of “Gaming Is in the Details”, the XL- Z series is a great choice for gaming experience like never before with total realism and intensive graphic display. It is certified as NVIDIA® 3D Vision™ 2-ready with light boost technology to provide gamers Full-HD 3D gaming indulgence

BenQ XL27 20Z Left

“With the latest release of our XL-Z series, we’ve pushed the limits of performance once again by becoming the first major brand to provide Motion Blur Reduction technology for smoother game play. The XL-Z series is a revolutionary product that will change the experience of FPS mode gaming for Pro gamers”said Mr. Rajeev Singh, Country Head BenQ India.

The all new BenQ XL2720Z gaming monitor is available across India at an MRP of Rs. 37500, while the XL2420Z & XL2411Z are available at retail price of Rs. 32500 & Rs. 30000 respectively.

Gionee launch Elife S5.5, the world’s slimmest smartphone in India

Gionee has launched what it is calling the ‘world’s slimmest smartphone’ – Elife S5.5 – in India on Monday. Pricing it at Rs. 22,999.


The Elife S5.5 flaunts a thin metal frame chassis and Gionee claims it to be the world’s thinnest smartphone at 5.5mm, beating the previous record holder Vivo X3 at 5.75mm.
The Gionee Elife S5.5 is a single-SIM smartphone that runs the company’s Amigo UI on top of Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. It features a 5-inch Super AMOLED (1080×1920 pixels) display with a pixel density of 441ppi. The Elife S5.5 is powered by a 1.7GHz octa-core CPU coupled with 2GB of RAM.

The camera options on the Elife S5.5 include a 13-megapixel rear shooter with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front camera for selfies and video calls. The smartphone comes with 16GB of internal storage with no further expandability option via microSD card.

Connectivity options on the Elife S5.5 include 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and USB OTG.

It packs in a non-removable 2300mAh battery, which according to Gionee will easily last more than a day. The ‘world’s slimmest smartphone’ measures 145.1×70.2×5.55mm, and weighs 130 grams with its metal chassis.