Sunday, May 24, 2009

Motorola's Rs 1.11 lakh phone

/photo.cms?msid=4210760 "We are delighted to offer Aura to Indian consumers with its luxurious design, artistry and sensory experience," said Faisal Siddiqui, Head of India Operations, Motorola Mobile Devices.

Aura is Motorola's latest high-tier mobile device targeted at the trend-setter Indian who has a taste for the exquisitely stylish, unrivalled quality and sensuous luxury, he added.

Motorola claims ‘Aura’ is the world's first mobile phone with 16 million colour and 300 dpi resolutions.

The phone sports 2GB on-board memory, and works on networks including the GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, GSM 1900 and EDGE Class 12 and GPRS Class 12.

The phone’s battery offers up to 7.3 hours of talk time plus 400 hours of standby time. Other key features include Stereo Bluetooth 2.0 +EDR and AD2P, 2 megapixel camera with fixed focus, USB 2.0 hi-speed for connectivity and Symphony browser.

Also, phone has Motorola’s proprietary CrystalTalk technology that lets users get rid of unwanted noises while talking through their handset.

Aura features hand-sculpted richness, stainless steel housing and will also be available in sundry textures and patterns. The phone was launched by the Bollywood celebrity and Motorola's brand ambassador Abhishek Bachchan, who presented the first Aura to fashion designer Manish Malhotra in Mumbai.