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Chinese smartphone brand HOMTOM Debuts in India with 3 Budget Devices!

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For the last couple of years several Chinese smartphone manufacturers like Xiaomi, Huawei and OPPO has been dominating the Indian smartphone market specially the budget and mid-range segment. Now another Chinese smartphone manufacturer that goes by the name HOMTOM has debuted in the India market with three devices named Homtom H1, Homtom H2 and Homtom H5. It was reported earlier that HOMTOM is planning it’s India debut with 5 smartphones earlier though.

Speaking at the launch Nikhil Bhutani, Director from Product and Operations at HOMTOM says

In the first six months we are looking to have three to five per cent market share in the smartphone market

The Chinese brand plans to  invest around Rs 600 crores in the next 3-4 months to cater to the northern parts of India. HOMTOM will invest about Rs 200-300 crores for CKD manufacturing for which it will be setting up its own facility in Noida by mid-2019.

HOMTOM H1

The HOMTOM H1 features a 5.5 inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 640 pixels and is powered by a 64 bit MediaTek 6739 chipset clocked at 1.3 GHz coupled with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. In the optics department, the device sports a dual camera setup in the rear of 13MP + 2MP configuration while offering an 8MP at the front. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and is backed by a 3,000 mAh battery. It comes with Face Unlocking for security.

HOMTOM H1 specifications

  • 5.5 inch In-Cell display
  • MediaTek 6739 chipset
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal storage
  • 13MP + 2MP rear
  • 8MP front
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 3,000 mAh battery

HOMTOM H3

 

The HOMTOM H3 features a 5.5 inch display with a resolution of FHD (1,440 x 720 pixels) and is powered by a MediaTek 6739 chipset coupled with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be further expanded using a microSD card. In the optics department, the device sports a dual camera setup in the rear of 13MP + 2MP configuration while offering an 8MP at the front with Face Unlocking support. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and is backed by a 3,500 mAh battery.

HOMTOM H3 specifications

  • 5.5 inch display
  • MediaTek 6739 chipset
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB internal storage
  • 13MP + 2MP rear
  • 8MP front
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 3,500 mAh battery

HOMTOM H5

 

HOMTOM H5 features a 5.7 inch display with a resolution of FHD (1,440 x 720 pixels) and is powered by a MediaTek 6739 chipset coupled with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be further expanded using a microSD card. In the optics department, the device sports a dual camera setup in the rear of 16MP + 2MP configuration while offering an 8MP at the front with Face Unlocking support. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and is backed by a 3,300 mAh battery with support for Fast Charging.The H5 also comes with a circular fingerprint sensor in the rear.

HOMTOM H5 specifications

  • 5.7 inch display
  • MediaTek 6739 chipset
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB internal storage
  • 16MP + 2MP rear
  • 8MP front
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 3,300 mAh battery

Coming to the price, the HOMTOM H1, H3 and H5 come at a price tag of Rs 7,499, Rs 9,990 and Rs 10,990 respectively. The three smartphones come with 3 year warranty and 2 times screen replacement cover.

Dilpreet Singh Sikka, Director Finance & Operations claims that the Indian smartphone market has a reputation of providing a thrust to budding phone companies. With an aim to meet public demand and generating best-in-class products he believes HOMOTOM will surely mark its place in the country.

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