Idea launches ‘Aurus’, 3.5 inch 3G smartphone for Rs.7,190

Idea Cellular has today announced the launch and addition of a new 3G smartphone called the ‘Aurus’ taking the count of its existing smartphone portfolio to four.


The Aurus is an Android 2.3 Gingerbread running dual-SIM smartphone which also arrives with a front facing camera for video calls.


Going by the specs the Idea Aurus arrives with the following specifications and features:
  • 3.5 inch multi touch capacitive display
  • Powered by an 800 MHz processor
  • 5 MP rear facing camera
  • Front facing camera for video calls
  • Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread OS
  • 4 GB microSD card included
  • Expandable to 32 GB
  • Dual-SIM
  • 2G/3G connectivity
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • Cloud Backup
  • Social Networking apps pre-loaded and more

Idea has priced the Aurus at Rs. 7,190 and the smartphone will be available across all major mobile retail stores and Idea outlets across the country.
Any Idea user who buys the Aurus and recharges with Rs. 259 will go on to get 3G benefits worth Rs. 2,340 with the smartphone.