Mobiles Videocon’s New Krypton 22 Smartphone Comes With Great Cameras And An IR Blaster To Control Third-Party Devices By Krishanu Chatterjee Posted on May 3, 2017 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Videocon, the Indian consumer electronics giant, has come up with yet another locally sourced and affordable smartphone. Imaginatively named the Krypton 22, the new smartphone has an 8-megapixel rear camera with dual tone LED flash fo high-quality photography in low-light conditions. It also carries a 5-megapixel front camera with selfie LED flash for better selfies as well as better video conferencing applications. Priced at Rs 7,200, the most striking feature of the Videocon Krypton 22 is the IR Blaster which can control third-party appliances and electronics with relative ease. The new Videocon Krypton 22 The new smartphone also hs Videocon’s proprietary VoWifi system which allows the user to use the very same phone number ad the same mobile user interface to make calls effectively over LTE networks, in effect making full use of the 4G VoLTE networks existing in the country. Videocon Krypton 22 Specs and Features Put simply, the Videocon Krypton 22 comes with three top-of-the-line features: it has the latest version of Android Nougat OS running, it has the IR blaster feature that we mentioned before, and it has OTG (abbreviation of USB on-the-go) support for USB connectivity to memory sticks and pen drives. The IR Blaster will also control TV sets, as well as stereo sound systems. The IR Blaster system is also able to replace your average remote control and do its job as well. A new MiraVision Display, the design of which has ben aided by MediaTek’s algorithms expertise will also enhance the visual elements for both images and videos. It will also preserve power. Other features include a 5-inch IPS display, together with 4G with VoLTE/VoWiFi, an 8-megapixel rear camera with dual tone LED flash and a 5-megapixel front camera which is equipped with a splendid Selfie LED Flash. It runs the latest Android 7.0 Nougat operating system and is powered by a mediocre 2450 mAh battery. Under the hood is a powerful 2GB RAM coupled with 16GB ROM. This native storage is expandable up to 64GB. The processor is a 1.1 GHz quad core processor. Videocon Krypton 22 Specs and Features The new Videocon Krypton 22 comes equipped with an SOS-Be-Safe and panic button. In the case of emergencies, it will enable near ones to locate the user’s exact location. A new inbuilt app called Shoto automatically organizes photos & videos into albums. Shoto also allows all users to get a free backup on the cloud for all existing media which can be accessed with just one click.