On Thursday, Karbonn has unveiled the Aura Note 2 smartphone with an artificial intelligence (AI)-based solution at Rs. 6,490. The smartphone comes in Coffee-Champagne and Black-Champagne colour options. The main highlight of the phone is the fashion-centric app that uses AI-based technology to find matching apparel from photos.
Commenting on the launch of the Karbonn Aura Note 2, Shashin Devsare, Executive Director, Karbonn Mobiles, said, “With this, we aim to enrich the experience of our users making fashion as effortless as it can be. A balance of simplified technology and innovation, ‘Aura Note 2’ will surely be a sought-after smartphone.”
The Aura Note 2 comes integrated with a Fashion app ‘Vistoso’ which allows users to search for an outfit by simply clicking its picture. with the AI engine of the app automatically recognising the print, pattern and colour of the outfit to give relevant results. Moreover, you can also search and buy the same fashion as your favourite Bollywood star through its unique video search feature.
“The AI engine of the app automatically recognizes the print, pattern and colour of the outfit to give relevant results/choices aggregated. It also allows users to compare prices across various e-commerce portals and pick up the best deal available on outfits and accessories of their choice,” said Karbonn in a press release.
Talking about technical specifications, the Karbonn Aura Note 2 smartphone runs Android 7.0 Nougat, and sports a 5.5” HD (720×1280 pixels) display. The phone is powered by a 1.25GHz quad-core SoC and offers 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up 32GB via microSD card.
For optics, the Aura Note 2 comes with a 13MP rear camera with auto-focus and LED flash. On the front it features a 5MP fixed-focus camera for talking selfies.Connectivity options on the Karbonn Aura Note 2 include dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, and FM radio. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor. The phone is powered by a 2900mAh battery, which claims to offer up to 8 hours of talk time and 192 hours of standby time. The handset measures 115x78x8mm, and weighs 164 grams.