Archos Announced 50 Helium Plus to Lure Budget-Conscious Masses

In the crazy competitive marketplace of budget-friendly smartphones, Archos has made a smart move against the leading providers of such type of handsets by bringing a 4G-enabled and Android 5.1 Lollipop based mobile, 50 Helium Plus or 50 Helium+ at just $109 (Roughly Rs. 6,962). The new creation of this French Electronics Company has been claimed to offer refreshed style with sleeker designs and great performance at an economical value.

Featuring a 5.0 inch IPS display, gadget produces a pixel resolution of 1280 x 720 and pixel density of 293ppi. The device bears a glossy exterior decked with Glass Effect finishing and designed in two color models Jet Black and White. Apart from 4G, the Dual SIM supported phone assimilates GPS/AGPS, Bluetooth, Micro USB V2.0, OTG and Wi-Fi options on connectivity front.

Archos Announced 50 Helium Plus

Powered by a 64-bit 1GHz quad-core Mediatek MT6735P processor, 50 Helium+ is fitted with Mali-T720 GPU and it is billing itself to render maximum speed and performance. Touching the subject of camera, mobile accommodates a 13-megapixel rear shooter complemented by LED flash and incorporates a 5-megapixel selfie snapper.

Archos Announced 50 Helium Plus

It is fueled by a 2000mAh battery and comprises some advanced sensors, namely- Light and Proximity. Memory-wise, handheld is arrayed with 1GB RAM along with 8GB of extendable inbuilt memory, which can be expanded up to 64GB by using a microSD card. Furthermore, brand-new member of Archos Helium family has been stated to go on sale from July 2015, but an exact date of availability has not been revealed officially.