Google WizPhone WP006 4G feature phone has been launched with a price tag of roughly Rs. 500 while the Google WizPhone WP006 also supports WhatsApp, Facebook, YouTube, Google Assistant and more.
The feature phone segment has seen a great demand in the last couple of years and now Google has launched its own 4G feature phone dubbed as the Google WizPhone WP006 which runs KaiOS. Moreover, there is also a dedicated button for the Google Assistant which is a feature that can also be seen on recently launched 4G-enabled feature phones such as the Jio Phone and Nokia 8110 4G.
The Google WizPhone WP006 4G feature phone has been launched by the tech-giants Indonesian team during the ‘Google for Indonesia’ event on December 4. On the other hand, the feature phone has been launched in partnership with Kai and WizPhone. Coming to the Google WizPhone WP006 price, the 4G-enabled feature phone costs just IDR 99,000 (roughly Rs. 500).
The Google Assistant can also be accessed in the Bahasa Indonesia language while the virtual assistant can be used to give voice commands for tasks such as making calls, playing music/videos, sending messages and more. Further, since WhatsApp, Facebook and YouTube were also made available on KaiOS with the Jio Phone 2, these services will also be available on the Google WizPhone WP006 4G feature phone.
Coming to the specifications of the Google WizPhone WP006, the handset comes with a 1800mAh battery which is rated to offer 350 hours of backup while the phone is powered by the Qualcomm 205 (MSM8905) Mobile Platform. Further, the Google WizPhone WP006 features 512MB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage while there is also support for expandable storage via a microSD card. For optics, the 4G-enabled feature phone comes with a 2-megapixel rear camera and a VGA front sensor.