Spice today launched the India’s first Android One Hindi smartphone. Yes, you read that right! Spice Dream Uno H is the first smartphone to feature a Hindi Keyboard along with popular Google services such as Chrome, Search, YouTube and Google Maps in Hindi. This handset is specially targeted at the 300 million Hindi speaking people from Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar and the rest of the country.
Spice Dream Uno H runs on the old Android 4.4 (KitKat) Operating System, however the device will be upgraded to the Android 5.0 Lollipop OS in the coming months. Apart from that, the specs and design of this device is similar to the previously launched Spice Dream Uno Android One smartphone. It also features exclusive Hindi applications such as Aajtak, Sony live, Hungama, Spice Cloud, Google Translate and Google Hindi Input. This handset comes with a price tag of INR 6,499 in India.
“Keeping in line with our shared philosophy of bringing the best in technology at an affordable price, we are delighted to partner with Google to launch India’s first truly Hindi phone – the Spice Dream Uno H. We firmly believe that this revolutionary phone will contribute immensely in connecting the 300 million Hindi speaking masses to the internet with its useful applications such as Google Search, YouTube and Google Maps. After successful launching the Android One with Google in September this year, this is our next step towards making smartphones more accessible to the Hindi speaking population in the country.”
– Mr. Prashant Bindal, Chief Executive Officer, Spice Mobility Ltd
Spice Dream Uno H Specifications:
- 4.5 inch IPS display
- 1.3 GHz quad-core processor
- Android 4.4 (KitKat) OS
- 5 megapixel rear camera with LED flash
- 2 megapixel front-facing camera
- 3G Connectivity
- 32 GB expandable memory
- 1700 mAh Li-polymer battery