iTel S31 is a budget artistry that makes it out of the stables of iTel Mobile‘s selfie-focused S series. Just so you know, it is so invigorating to see a mid-range device whose appearance wasn’t taken with levity. The smartphone OEM did a good job in the design department.
To lay more emphasis on the selfie aim of this device, iTel Mobile labelled it with the theme: ‘Selfie in low light’. Get to know more about the selfie prowess and other features in the resulting review.
But for now, take a glance through the key specs
ITEL S31 KEY SPECS
- Sim: Dual Micro SIM
- Screen: 5.5 inches HD IPS Touch Display, 720 x 1280 pixels
- Processor: 1.3GHz ARM Cortex, MediaTek Chipset
- Storage: 16GB with support for memory card up to 32GB
- Camera: 5 MP Rear Camera (Dual-LED Flash) with autofocus and 5 MP Front Camera (LED flash)
- Battery: 2,400 mAh battery
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DESIGN & DISPLAY
The order of the day in the S series is the metallic body build, as it can also be seen in the iTel S11‘s design as well as this smartphone. Lustrous is the nature of its rear furnish although a primary camera and dual-LED flash intrude the free flow smoothness.
At the ventral, the thick top bezel has the front camera, earpiece, light sensor and LED flash as its tenants. The fashionable soft Android navigation buttons seek shelter at the bottom bezel.
Wondering how convenient it will be reading that ebook on the smartphone? Don’t get worried sick, a colossal 5.5 inches display makes it out of the device to eliminate that need.
Overseeing the sharpness of the screen is the 720 x 1280 pixels resolution backed up by its pixel density of 186 PPI.
5MP camera sensor was left in charge of capturing images and taking videos at the rear. A special feature termed the 5 Level Face Beauty mode enables users to have the capacity to filter images while using the smartphone’s camera.
Selfies on the device are generated by the front 5MP camera lens and are brightened up by a LED flash.
HARDWARE X SOFTWARE X STORAGE
Under the hood, the device runs its operations with a Quad-core 1.3GHz ARM Cortex CPU in conjunction with the MediaTek MT6580 chipset. Running apps simultaneously on the smartphone was left in the hands of the 1GB RAM. If care isn’t taken, excess apps could cause the smartphone to lag.
In the software department, the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS takes the mantle of leadership while storage is assigned to 16GB ROM. Despite that, the internal storage has the capacity to enlarge to 32GB if a microSD card gets employed.
Serving the smartphone with duration is the Li-Ion 2,400 mAh battery that’s not only removable but also replaceable.
iTel S31 PRICING & AVAILABILITY
In Black, Champagne Gold and Rose Gold colour options, the smartphone is available in stock in retail stores nationwide. Its price tag is well within the range of NGN 27,000 – NGN 29,000.
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- Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
- Processor: 1.3GHz Quad-core ARM Cortex CPU (MediaTek MT6580 Chipset)
- Colours: Black, Champagne Gold, Rose Gold
- RAM Storage: 1GB RAM
- SIM Count: Dual-SIM, Dual Standby
- Display: 5.5 inches IPS display
- Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels
- Pixel Density: 186 PPI
- Back Camera (primary): 5MP, dual-LED Flash
- Back Camera top Features: 5 Level Beauty Mode, Face Detection, Autofocus, Touch focus
- Front Camera (secondary): 5MP Camera with LED flash
- Internal Storage: 16GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, Up to 32GB
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
- 2G CDMA 1X: No
- 3G WCDMA: 850 / 2100MHz
- 3G CDMA EVDO: No
- 4G LTE: No
Internet & Connectivity
- EDGE: Yes
- GPRS: Yes
- HSPA+: No
- CDMA EVDO: No
- 3G: Yes
- WLAN: Yes
- Wi-Fi and Hotspot: Yes
- Wi-Fi Direct: No
- Bluetooth: Yes
- USB Port: Yes, micro USB 2.0
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Music Player: Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
- FM Radio: Yes
- Video Player: Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Navigation: Yes
- Maps: Google Maps
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Pedometer: No
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Iris Scanner: No
- Fingerprint Scanner: No
- Voice Control: Yes, Google Voice Control
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Wireless Charging: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: No
- Battery: 2,400 mAh Battery
- Type: Removable Li-Ion
You’ve heard it all, all there is to know about the smartphone from iTel Mobile. So, what’s your take on the device?