This month Gigabyte intends to start selling a smartphone called the GSMart AKU A1 in Russia. You should know that this is a dual SIM handset on a budget and packing a pretty nice looking design.


This budget phone is a quad core unit with a MediaTek MT6589M processor and a clock speed of 1.2 GHz. The gadget measures 12.35 mm in thickness and uses a matte plastic casing with soft touch coating. It will come in black or white The GSMart AKU A1 smartphone runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, features 1 GB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage, expandable with up to 32 GB of microSD.

There’s a Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery on board, good enough for up to 300 hours of standby time. The screen is a TFT LCD and the resolution is 854 x 480 pixels on a 4.5 inch diagonal. At the back we’ve got a 5 megapixel camera with autofocus and LED flash, plus a 0.3 MP shooter upfront. The price suggested for retail here is $241 and you’re probably going to buy this for the design more than anything else.