iBall Andi 5K Panther

price Rs. 4,899 onwards launch Aug, 2014
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#671
of 679 phones in under Rs. 5,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 1 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Smart looking with thick silver rim and accents
  • Decent build quality
  • Snappy performance in day-to-day use
  • Good camera

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • A bit bulky - isn't very easy to use with just one hand, thanks to its blunt corners and thick frame
  • The rear panel is a bit slippery
  • Mediocre low resolution display with poor viewing angles
  • Low quality accessories - charger, and headset
  • Capacitive button design not updated for Android KitKat - there's still a useless Menu button where the Recent Apps button should be
  • Bugs with app permissions system
  • Hissing sound accompanies audio playback
  • Takes long time to charge
  • Average call quality

1 expert review(s)


23+ user reviews

OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution540x960 pixels (~ 220 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
Sensors
  • G-Sensor
  • Proximity
Processor/RAM
Processor1.4 GHz, Octa Core, MediaTek MT6592
GPUMali-450MP
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity1900 mAh
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Secondary Camera2.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
FM RecordingYes
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Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.17/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Ok
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Ok
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys