iTel A15 has been launched to complete the trio of affordable devices introduced by iTel that runs on Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition. The A15 was introduced alongside the A32F and P32, these smartphones target those on a budget.
First-time users can also try out the A15, especially the version with 512MB of RAM. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition so multitasking through light apps shouldn’t be a problem. Let’s find out more about this device.
Where To Buy iTel A15?
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iTel A15 Key Specs and Features
・5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 640 x 480 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo Go with 1GB/512MB RAM
・Quad-core 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6580M
・8GB built-in storage, upgradeable up to 32GB
・5MP rear camera and 2MP front camera
・2050mAh non-removable Li-Ion Battery
iTel A15 Design
The device looks like the other smartphones introduced as well. It has a plastic rear cover that was designed to reflect light more beautifully. There’s no rear fingerprint scanner at the rear, this might be a little disappointing to some people.
The device measures about 8-9mm in thickness when you turn over to the sides. The rear camera and LED are horizontal at the top left corner, while the iTel logo takes the place of a fingerprint sensor. It was launched in Gold and Black colours.
iTel A15 Display
The phone ships with the standard 16:9 aspect ratio screen, this again might not be too appealing to a lot of people. However, if you need a bezel-less variant, then you can go for the P32 which comes with an 18:9 aspect ratio screen.
Nonetheless, the 5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen on the A15 is clear enough for visuals. It boasts of 640 x 480 pixels in resolution and 195 pixels per inch density for clear visuals.
Hardware and Software
Under the hood, the MediaTek MT6580M chip powers up the device with 4-cores of processor that reaches the normal speed of 1.3GHz. While the ARM Mali-T720 MP2 graphics card handles graphics.
The standard version comes with 1GB of RAM and should handle light multitasking because it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition. There’s another cheaper variant of the device that boasts of 512MB RAM space for multitasking. The storage space is 8GB strong, with an option to upgrade up to 32GB.
iTel A15 Camera
In the camera department, the 5MP rear shooter comes with a LED flash and other Internal features. When you turn over to the front, the 2MP selfie shooter at the top comes with a LED flash as well.
Network and Connectivity
The A15 doesn’t have support for 4G LTE, nonetheless, it accommodates dual Nano SIMs and a microSD card. It has Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS. The iTel A15 is powered by a non-removable Li-Ion 2050mAh battery with no fast charging technology. iTel A15 is available on shopping stores, starting from $59 to $79, that’s about (N15,000 – N18,000).
FULL SPECIFICATION OF iTel A15
・Announced: June 2018
・Status: Available. June 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz
・4G Support: LTE
・Number of SIM Card: 2 (Nano + Nano)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes
・Material Type: Plastic
・Colour: Black, Gold
・Screen Type: FWVGA IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 640 x 480 pixels
・Pixel Density: 195ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 66.9%
・Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo Go
・Processor: Quad-core 1.3GHz
・Chipset type: MediaTek MT6580M
・Graphics Processing Unit: ARM Mali-T720 MP2
・Memory Card slot: Yes, up to 32GB
・Internal storage: 8GB
・Back Camera: 5MP
・Front Camera: 2MP
・Back Flash: Yes, dual-LED
・Front Flash: Yes
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: No
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: No