Karbonn has revealed that it plans to sell over a lakh units of its recently launched Titanium S5 smartphone in the India market by the end of next quarter. Karbonn Titanium S5 was released in the country last week for INR 11,990.
“We hope to sell a few hundred thousand phones of Karbonn Titanium S5 in our first quarter (ending June 2013),” Karbonn Mobiles’ Executive Director Shashin Devsare told PTI.
We are not sure how many units does Karbonn exactly mean by few hundred thousand, but even if it is able to achieve 1 lakh sales of Titanium S5, it would be a big feat for this home-grown smartphone maker.
We have seen quite some budget quad-core smartphone in last two months in the country, starting with Micromax’s A116 Canvas HD. After seeing the popularity of A116, now every companies wants to tap this lucrative market.
“The strategy behind the launch of the Titanium S5 Karbonn Mobiles is to position…the cutting-edge features and price bracket of this phone. Also we are aiming to reach 5 million approximately smart phones devices sales with Titanium S5 by the next financial year (2013-14),” Devsare added.
To remind you, Karbonn Titanium S5 features dual-SIM support, 5-inch qHD display, Android 4.1, Jelly Bean, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 8MP rear camera and 2MP front camera. The phone also comes with 2000 mAh battery, microSD card slot, and the usual connectivity options like Bluetooth, 3G and Wi-Fi.