The Karbonn Sparkle V is the first in the Android One series which Google launched in India back in September, and now it gone on sale in the United Kingdom via Amazon at just £129.99 or £99 as part of a Black Friday promotion. Android One is particularly introduced as an affordable and budget range smartphone and the Sparkle V lands in the UK. Available to buy in India at just Rs. 6,399 and also got a price cut to INR 5,999. Pricing in the UK is a bit higher than to India.
First of all you must note this as Google already promised to update all its Android One powered smartphones to the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop, but when it unknown.No timeframe is stated as yet, and Google even haven’t announced roll out outside India.
After hitting Romania and Spain, the UK is the third European market where Karbonn’s Android One handset have made available to purchase and soon expected to launch in France and Italy next year and not only Sparkle V, but there are other mid-range smartphones from Karboon to go on sale in the UK, which are to be sold via Amazon until the end of 2014, and name some are – Titanium S6, Octane Plus, A19 and the A5S – starting price from £49.