InfoSonics Launches a New 5-Inch Metal-Encased 4G LTE Smartphone: The verykool® Spark LTE

Feb 09, 2016, 09:00 ET from InfoSonics Corporation

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- InfoSonics Corporation (NASDAQ: IFON) today announced the release of its latest 5-inch LTE smartphone, the verykool® Spark LTE (SL5011).

The Spark LTE is a beautifully crafted and ergonomically designed phone encased in a metal frame that showcases a 2.5 dimensional curved screen, HD display, dual cameras with LED flash, and tempered glass–all housed within an ultra-lightweight 5.35oz contemporary uni-body design. The Spark LTE is also packed with multiple radio frequency technologies including 5-LTE bands, 3-3G bands and 4-2G bands. It is uniquely equipped with a flex SIM card tray offering either dual SIM or single SIM and SD Card support (up to 64GB of expandable storage).

The verykool® Spark LTE is expected to be available for purchase by Monday, February 22nd at a suggested retail price of $179.90(U.S.).

"We've crafted the Spark LTE to be an impressive product that is aesthetically beautiful and feels great in the palm of your hand," said Joseph Ram, InfoSonics president and chief executive officer.  "From its dramatically thin 1mm bezel to its 2,200 mAH Li-Po battery (providing enhanced battery life), and its MediaTek MT6735P LTE baseband processor powered by four 64 bit Cortex – A53 ARM 1.0GHz cores…the Spark LTE comes with a lot of promise."

Core Specs: verykool® SPARK LTE

  • Android 5.1 Lollipop
  • 5-inch HD IPS-LCD Capacitive Touch Display (720 x 1280p), with Tempered Glass
  • 13MP Camera with Autofocus and LED flash, 8MP Front-Facing Camera with LED Flash (A verykool selfie phone tradition continues….)
  • 1GB RAM, 16GB ROM, External Storage via microSD card up to 64 GB
  • Speakerphone, proximity/light/gravity sensor and 3.5mm audio jack
  • Fully accessorized including a protective case, screen protector, stereo headset, travel charger and microUSB data cable.

To learn more, visit our verykool® website at

About InfoSonics Corporation

InfoSonics is a San Diego-based manufacturer and provider of wireless handsets and related products to carriers, distributors and consumers throughout the U.S. and Latin America under the verykool® brand. InfoSonics is committed to delivering quality products that offer high-end design and impressive functionality at affordable prices. Additional information can be found on our corporate website at and

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