The name Kodak is not new. Everyone has heard of this American technology company which is focused on imaging solutions and services for business. We have already seen its performance in its camera division. During the early age of camera industry, Kodak was the biggest name but eventually with the rise of digital camera industry, the company faced a great fall and eventually bankrupted. The Company is trying to bring back its pride with its new smartphone segment.
The phone is named Kodak Ektra. Kodak launched the smartphone in the month of July this year in UK. The phone is all above our expectations. It is a mixture of simplicity with elegant design which is the specialty of the company from the beginning.
Talking about the specification, the phone has a sleek metal plastic design with 5-inch Full HD IPS Display and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It is powered by a 2.3GHz Deca-core MediaTek Helio X20 processor with 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage. The phone also has an expandable memory of upto 128GB so that you can never run out of memory.
Apart from the power and volume buttons on the right, the phone also has a capture button for capturing button for capturing pictures directly and a cylindrical bottom for holding the phone while taking pictures.
The main source of attraction of the phone is its camera. As it is manufactured by Kodak, its camera has to be the best. The phone has a 21-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 lens and optical image stabilization.
It comes with features like phase detection AF, Exmor-RS CMOS sensor, exposure compensation, ISO control and can record 4K video and click pictures of 5288 x 3968 pixels. Along with the camera, there is a dual-tone LED flash as well.
For the selfies, the Kodak Ektra smartphone has a 13-megapixel front camera. The camera comes with rich and selected image editing features, which works even for videos like grains, vignette and Super 8. The back side of the phone is made up of pure leather. It runs on a powerful 3,000mAh battery with fast charging support and a USB Type-C charging port. The phone comes in its custom made leather case which has a special camera slot in it.
The Kotak Ektra smartphone is exclusively available on Flipkart with a price tag of Rs.19,990. If you want a high-end professional camera packed in a smartphone, this is surely one of the best smartphone for you.