Ufone has decided to take up with Smartphone manufacturers by introducing one of the lowest priced 3G enabled Android Smartphone.
Ufone is calling it Ufone Smart U5, which is amazingly priced at just Rs. 5,999 and comes with a six months warranty.
Its not only about such a low price for an Android Phone, with Smart Smart U5 – bought from Ufone – customers will get 500MBs of data free of charge for three months. And that’s not all, with this phone, customers will be able to use Facebook, Whatsapp and twitter totally free for three months.
Yes, Smart U5 is network locked, we have confirmed, meaning that you can’t use this phone on any network other than Ufone.
Considering the specs (given below) and price, this Ufone branded smartphone is surly going to give a tough time to phone makers, especially those Chinese phones and brands like QMobile.
Ufone says that Smart U5 is aimed at improving the low-end users’ access to 3G network. Masses will now be able to purchase an affordable phone that lies with-in their range to enjoy the benefits of 3G internet on the go.
Company believes that Smart U5 will be first device for countless Ufone users for connecting to internet.
Ufone Smart U5 Specifications
Before we comment any further, let’s have a look at phone specs:
Processor: 1.2 GHz Quad Core ARM Cortex A7 + Adreno GPU 302 MHz
- WCDMA & GSM Band:
- WCDMA(900/ 2100MHz)
- OS: Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean)
- Size: 118.5 x 63 x 10.7 mm
- Integrated: ROM 4 GB
- Integrated RAM: 512 MB
- External: Expandable with Micro SD Up to 32 GB
- Screen Size: 4.0 inches WVGA IPS
- Resolution: 480 x 800 Pixels
- Touch panel: Capacitive Touch
- Connectivity: GPRS, EDGE, HSPA, WiFi, Bluetooth, 3.5 mm Mic and Stereo Headphone slot
- GPS: Yes
- Rear Camera: 5.0 MP Auto Focus (CMOS Sensor),
- Video Recorder: 720p @ 30 fps
- Front Camera: 0.3 MP
- Battery: 1450 mAh
What’s in the Package
- Ufone Smart U5
- Charger + USB Cable
- Ear phones
- Screen Protector
- Warranty Card
Free Data Bundles with Smart U5
- 500MBs of data volume will be given each month for three months
- Usage on Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter will be absolutely free for three months
- Usage on any external link will be consumed from 500 MBs
- Dial *706# to check the remaining internet bucket balance
- This offer can be availed only on a Ufone SIM
- This offer is available for Prepaid users only
Where to Buy Smart U5?
Ufone has made sure to make its Android Phone available in all the cities where its 3G network is available. Below are locations where you can get this phone:
- Islamabad: Ufone Islamabad Head Office, 13-B, F-7 Markaz, Jinnah Super, Islamabad.
- Rawalpindi (Commercial Center) 4-B, Sherbaz Business Center, Commercial Center, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi.
- Rawalpindi (Saddar) Modern Radio Building, Bank Road, Saddar, Rawalpindi.
- I-E, Fakhar-e- Alam Road, Peshawar Cantt.
- Peshawar University Road, Opposite Toyota Frontier Motors, Main University Road, Peshawar.
- Ufone Zonal Office, Main G.T. Road, Near Ghalla Mandi, Gujranwala.
- Gulberg, 15, S, Gulberg II, Mini Market, Lahore
- Davis Road, Ufone Customer Services Centre, 8-Amin Chambers, Davis Road, Lahore.
- Sialkot: Plot # 2 Bungalow# 109, Aziz Shaheed Road, Saddar Bazar, Sialkot Cantt.
- Multan: 32-Multan Arcade, Katchery Road, Multan
- PLOT # BC -11, Mehmood center Block 9, Clifton Karachi
- Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Plot No. SB 33, Block 13-B, University Road, opposite Baitul Mukarram masjid Gulshan-e-Iqbal Karachi
- Haidery, D-1, Block-D, Near Five Star Roundabout, North Nazimabad, Karachi
- Saheed-e-Millat, Building No.2, Block No. III, Survey Sheet No.35/P-1, PCHS,Shaheed-e-Millat Road, Karachi.
- Quetta: Ground Floor,Institute of Engineer Building, Zarghoon Road, Quetta
- Faisalabad: 27- Chenab Market, Susan Road, Madina Town, Faisalabad.
I can tell you that this phone feels great. Its a light weight and relatively responsive phone. We have requested Zohair Chohan to prepare a detailed review of Ufone Smart U5 phone but meanwhile, have a look at below pictures to get some idea about the phone: