Ufone is challenging the Smartphone manufacturers by introducing their own low priced 3G Smartphone that runs on Android. The name decided for this Smartphone is ‘Smart U5’.
Not only this Smart U5 is 3G enabled and has a price tag of just Rs.5999 but it also has a six month warranty with it. Customers will also get many additional benefits with Smart U5.
This is only for prepaid customers of Ufone and they will be able to get 500 MB data absolutely free per month for three months. So in total; customers will be able to use 1.5 GB of free 3G data with this phone. Facebook, Whatsapp and Twitter is also absolutely free for three months.
It has been confirmed that Smart U5 is network locked and it means that other than Ufone, this Smartphone is useless for other networks.
The specifications are mentioned below and looking at the specifications, it is quite clear that this branded Smartphone is aimed at giving tough time other competitors especially Chinese Smartphones and QMobile.
Ufone stated that with Smart U5, the aim is to make it possible for low-end users to access 3G internet. Now a huge number of low-end users will be able to purchase an affordable phone which is in their range and will be able to benefit from 3G internet on the go.
Ufone believes that Smart U5 is the first 3G device that will enable a huge number of Ufone users to connect to the internet anywhere they want.
Specifications of Smart U5 by Ufone
WCDMA & GSM Band:
o GSM (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
o WCDMA (900/2100 MHz)
o Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean)
o 118.5 x 63 x 10.7 mm
o Integrated: ROM 4 GB
o Integrated RAM: 512 MB
o External: Micro SD, Expandable up to 32 GB
o Screen Size is 4.0 inches WVGA IPS
o Resolution is 480 x 800 pixel
o Touch panel is Capacitive Touch
o GPRS, EDGE, HSPA, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3.5 mm Mic and also Stereo Headphone slot is available
o Rear Camera: 5.0 MP Auto Focus
o Video Recorder:720p at the rate of 30 frames per second
o Front Camera is 0.3 MP which is slightly disappointing.
o 1450 mAh
o Ufone ‘Smart U5’ Smartphone
o Charge + USB data Cable
o Ear phones
o Screen Protector
Details of Free Data Bundles of Ufone with ‘Smart U5’
o For three months, a customer will be able to use 500 MB data per month
o Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter will be free to use during the first three months
o Browsing external links will be consumed from 500 MB data first
o *706# can be dialed to check the remaining internet bucket balance
o Only Ufone SIM can be used to avail this offer
o Only prepaid customers will be able to avail this offer
Where ‘Smart U5’ is Available in Pakistan?
Smart U5 is available in all those cities where Ufone’s 3G network coverage is available. On the following locations you can get Smart U5 by Ufone.
o Ufone Islamabad Head Officer, 13-B, F-7 Markaz, Jinnah Super, Islamabad
o Commercial Center Rawalpindi, 4-B, Sherbaz Business Center, Satellite Town Rawalpindi
o Saddar Rawalpindi, Modern Radio Building, Bank Road, Saddar Rawalpindi
o Ufone Office, Fakhr-e-Alam Road, Peshawar Cantt
o University Road Peshawar, Opposite Toyota Frontier Motors
o Zonal office of Ufone, Main GT Road, Near Ghalla Mandi
o 15, S, Gulberg II, Mini Market Lahore
o Ufone Customer Services Center, Davis Road, 8 Amin Chambers
o Aziz Shaheed Road, Saddar Bazar, Plot 2, Bungalow 2
o Katchery Road, 32 Multan Arcade
o Plot No. BC 11, Mehmood Center Block 9, Clifton
o Gulshan e Iqbal, Plot No. SB 33, Block 13-B, University Road opposite Baitul Mukaraam Masjid Gulshan e Iqbal
o Haidery, D1, Block D, Near Five Star Roundabout, North Nazimabad
o Shaheed e Millat, Building 2, Block III, Survey Sheet No.35, P-1, PCHS
o Ground Floor Institute of Engineer Building, Zarghoon Road
o 27 Chenab Market, Susan Road, Madina Town
Smart U5 Television Commercial