Celkon A97i is a budget Dual sim Android smartphone with decent specifications. Celkon A97i sports 4inch qHD display screen with screen resolution of 480*800 pixels(~233 ppi pixel density). This low cost Android smartphone is powered by 1GHz cortex A9 processor with 512MB of RAM and PowerVR SGX 531 GPU.The device runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS. Celkon A97i price in India is  ₹8000.
Celkon A97i has 8MP primary camera with Auto focus and LED flash. For connectivity, the device supports 2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth,GPS and USB. Celkon A97i supports microSD card memory expansion upto 32GB.
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Key Features of Celkon A97i Android Smartphone:

  • GSM+GSM Dual sim
  • Runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Operating System
  •  4inch qHD display screen
  • 1GHz cortex A9 processor with 512MB of RAM and PowerVR SGX 531 GPU
  • 8MP primary camera with Auto Focus and LED flash
  • supports 2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth,GPS and USB
  • Expandable memory upto 32GB
Advantages and Disadvantages of Celkon A97i:
Pros of Celkon A97i:
  • Large screen size and decent viewing angles and screen resolution
  • Very attractive price tag
  • Android ICS OS
  • Snappy performance
Cons of Celkon A97i:
  • Mediocre Camera performance
  • Some times camera captured image colors are inaccurate
Celkon A97i Specifications:
  • Operating Frequency:GSM850/900/1800/1900 - SIM1/SIM2
  • Dimensions:124 x 64 x 11 mm 
  • Weight:139 g (4.90 oz)
  • Display: 4 inch (10.16 cm)multi touch qHD 
  • Screen Resolution: 480 x 800 pixels (~233 ppi pixel density)
  • OS: Android 4.0 ICS
  • Processor: 1 GHz Cortex-A9P
  • RAM: 512MB
  • GPU: PowerVR SGX 531
  • Expandable memory:Upto 32GB through microSD card
  • 3G: Yes
  • 3G Video Calling:Yes
  • Battery: 1500mAh
  • WiFi: Yes. IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • USB:Yes. 2.0
  • Sensors: G-Sensor,Proximity sensor,Ambient light sensor
Currently many manufacturers are targeting cheap Dual sim Android Smartphone market . The manufacturers such as Karbonn Mobiles, Micromax Mobiles and Celkon are releasing many cheap Android phones with eye catching features.  Micromax has recently launched Micromax Canvas 2 and Micromax A90S which are powered by Dual core processor. Hence Cheap Android Smartphone market is catching up with huge competition. 

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