India’s Most Affordable VR Smartphone “Swipe Elite VR” Launches in India

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Electronic products maker Swipe that launched the first 3D Tablet in the year 2012 has launched its latest ELITE VR smartphone in India which will be exclusively sold via Shopclues. The company has introduced India’s first affordable virtual reality and a new interface for users to consume content. The Swipe ELITE VR comes bundled with VR lens and bingo. The consumers can enjoy watching cricket, movies or games on it.

According to estimates the VR and augmented reality (AR) market in India are projected to register a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 55.3 % during 2016-2021. Analysts and industry players believe that mobile-centric VR headsets or screen-less viewer headsets — and not PlayStations or PC/Console-enabled VR gaming — will see greater adoption in the mass market.”

Top Specs

  • 5-inch HD IPS display with VR Lens
  • 13-megapixel rear camera
  • Dual SIM 4G VoLTE connectivity
  • ₹4499 price tag

The Swipe Elite VR features a 5.5-inch HD IPS display ELITE VR. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad core processor with 1GB of RAM & 8GB ROM. The smartphone is backed with powerful 3000 mAh battery and comes with VR lens.

The 4G VoLTE enabled Swipe Elite VR smartphone has a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel selfie camera. It comes with SwiftKey Keyboard that enables Indian consumers to type in all their native languages.

Swipe ELITE VR Specifications

Color: Black, Grey, Gold & Red

Display: 5.5” HD IPS

CPU: 1.3 GHz Quad Core


Memory: 8GB expandable to 32GB

Processor: 64 bit Quadcore Mediatek 6737

OS: Android 6.0

Camera: 13MP rear & 5MP front

Battery: 3000mAh


Along with SwiftKey Keyboard

Price: Rs 4,499

Bundled with VR lens

Swipe today also launched another smartphone, the Swipe KONNECT Star 2017 who is the successor of KONNECT Star launched in 2016.


The KONNECT Star 2017 is priced at ₹3,333 and comes with a 1GHZ Quad core processor. It features a 4-inch display with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of ROM. The smartphone runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0. and comes with Indus OS with support of up to 12 regional languages.

Swipe KONNECT Star 2017 Specifications

Color: Black, Grey & Gold

Screen: 4”

Processor: 1 GHz Quad Core

RAM + ROM: 1GB +16GB

Camera: 5MP rear & 1.3MP front

OS: Marshmallow 6.0 & Indus OS

Battery: 1800mAh


Price: Rs 3,333

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Bikram Singh Negi

Bikram Singh Negi

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