Indian handset maker Micromax has finally launched its first Android Oreo (Go Edition) smartphone, Bharat Go, in India. Bharat is the company’s existing series of devices focused on lower-tier of the market and for first-time smartphone buyers.

The phone was earlier set to be launched in January but after a radio silence from Micromax all this while, it has just been announced five months later.

Aimed at developing markets such as India with low smartphone penetration, Android Go is a toned-down version of the latest Android Oreo operating system with the platform, first-party apps, and the Google Play Store optimized for low-end devices. The average app is 15% faster on an Android Go device and the pre-installed apps (Go edition ones) are also optimized and take up to 50% less storage space. These include Google Go, Google Assistant Go, YouTube Go, Google Maps Go, Gmail Go, Gboard, Google Play, Chrome, and the new Files Go app by Google.

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Bharat Go sports a 4.5-inch display and is powered by a quad-core MediaTek processor and 1GB DDR3 RAM, with 8GB of internal storage. There’s a 5MP front camera as well as a 5MP rear camera, and the phone packs in 2,000mAh battery.

Bharat Go is launched in partnership with the country’s leading telco Bharti Airtel to bring low-cost smartphones to the Indian market and enable more Indians to get online. While the price of Micromax Bharat Go is 4,399 rupees ($65), the partnership with Airtel means it comes with a cashback of 2,000 rupees as part of the company’s Mera Pehla Smartphone (My First Smartphone) initiative. Effectively then, the price of Bharat Go comes out to be 2,399 rupees ($35) only.