[CES 2015]: Kodak IM5 Android Phone Announced

Kodak as expected, announced its first ever Android smartphone, the Kodak IM5, at CES 2015. It is a 5-inch Android phone with an emphasis on taking fast and clear snap and selfies and then as usual sharing them without hassle.

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It is not a camera-centric smartphone as it comes with only 13MP rear camera and also has 5MP front facing camera. Having a 5-inch HD display, the Smartphone runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS out of the box and is powered with a 1.7GHz Octa Core processor (unknown chipset). The company claims that the device can be upgradable to Android 5.0 Lollipop later this year. So all the users of this smartphone can experience the latest Operating System.

The Kodak IM5 comes with 8GB of internal storage which can be further expandable up to 32GB via microSD card and is coupled with 1GB RAM. The device has unique image management which gives quick access for editing the photographs and can be connected to home printers via customized apps for fast print outs.

The company says the device is quite easy to be operate and gives easy access to key functions such as calling, messaging, cameras and contacts.

The Kodak IM5 Android Smartphone comes in Black and White colors options and is priced at US$ 249 (Rs. 15,800 approx). The device will be available globally, starting with roll-out in Europe from end of Q1 2015.

Kodak IM5 Android Phone Key Specifications:

  • 5-inch HD Display
  • 1GB RAM
  • Android 4.4 KitKat (upgradable to 5.0 Lollipop)
  • 8GB internal storage (extendable with microSD card)
  • 1.7GHz Octa Core processor
  • 13-megapixels rear camera
  • 5-megapixels front facing camera