Karbonn Mobiles is a telecommunication firm based in India; it was formed in a joint venture between United Telelinks Limited and Jaina Marketing and Associates. Aneez Ahmed is the CEO of the company, as of 2015.
The firm has over 850 service centers and 85,000 retailers across India and is the third largest smartphone brand in the country. The company aims to bring technology to users at affordable prices. According to the Brand Trust Report 2014, Karbonn was placed 77th out of 1,200 of India's most trusted brands.
The company has over 225 feature phone models, over 65 smartphone models and more than 10 models of tablets. The headquarters of the company is in New Delhi. The firm launched Karbonn Smart, a brand extension, in 2012. It includes a tablet and few smartphones that are based on Google's Android operating system. Karbonn also manufactures hardware for Windows phones. The mobiles come with a pre-installed app from Hungama.com. Karbonn also produced the Karbonn Sparkle V, which was one of the first Android One phones.
The company is in the process of expanding its reach, as of 2015. Karbonn Mobile stores are opening in over 40 countries in Africa, Asia and the Middle East.