Oukitel U18 Full Specs and Review

Oukitel U18 made its wave during the 2018 Mobile World Congress as an affordable Android smartphone with a notch screen. Weeks ago, the device made its debut on shopping stores and has been quite a trend ever since.

The smartphone is powered by a 4000mAh battery and it’s tagged “Best for future” by the company. It boasts of 4GB RAM and 64GB storage space. Let’s find out more.

Where To Buy Oukitel U18?

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Oukitel U18 Key Specs and Features

・5.85-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1512 pixels
・Android 8.0 Oreo with 64GB RAM
・Octa-core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6750T
・64GB built-in storage
・16MP + 5MP rear camera and 13MP front camera
・4000mAh non-removable Li-Po Battery

Design And Display

It sports a practical design, the body was designed and processed with both Zinc alloy and Polycarbonate. Dual rear cameras are seen at the top middle in a horizontal position.

Of course, the fingerprint scanner follows underneath, while the LED flash sits by the side. Turning to the sides, it measures 10mm slim and weighs 213g because of the powerhouse battery underneath.

Oukitel U18

The U18 ships with the trending notched screen, although the notch isn’t the most attractive I’ve seen all year. The bottom bezel came out to play as well.

It sports a tall 5.85-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. This boasts of 720 x 1512 pixels in resolution and 286 pixels per inch density. It’s also worthy to note that the screen got up to 78.05% screen-to-body ratio.

Hardware and Software

Making the calls underneath is the MediaTek MT6750T chip, this comes with an octa-core processor clocking at 1.5GHz tops. In the graphics department, the ARM Mali-T860 MP2 graphics card does the trick.

For multitasking, it has 4GB RAM space available, this reaches a memory speed of about 833MHz. While the storage department boasts of 64GB space, you can expand up to 128GB as well. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box as well.

Camera, Network And Connectivity

In the camera department, it’s equipped with dual 16MP + 5MP rear shooters for all your photography needs. While for selfies, there’s a 13MP selfie camera on the notch that supports Face Unlock.

The U18 supports 4G LTE connectivity and accommodates dual Nano SIMs. It has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack with adapter, USB TypeC, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS.

Battery, Price And Availability

The Oukitel U18 is powered by a non-removable Li-Po 4000mAh battery with fast charging technology. Oukitel U18 will be available on shopping stores, starting from $149 to $169, that’s about (N50,000 – N55,000).

Full Specification Of Oukitel U18

LAUNCH
・Announced: April 2018
・Status: Available. June 2018

NETWORK
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz / 1900 MHz / 850 MHz
・4G Support: LTE 800 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
・Dual SIM Support: Yes (Nano + Nano)

DESIGN
・Material Type: Zinc alloy + Polycarbonate
・Dimensions: 73.2 x 150.5 x 10 mm
・Colour: Black, Blue, Gold
・Weight: 213g

DISPLAY
・Screen Type: HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Size: 5.85-inch
・Resolution: 720 x 1512 pixels
・Pixel Density: 286ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 78.05%

SOFTWARE
・Operating system: Android 8.0 Oreo
・Processor: Octa-core 1.5GHz
・Chipset type: MediaTek MT6750T
・Graphics Processing Unit: ARM Mali-T860 MP2

STORAGE
・Memory Card Slot: Yes, up to 128GB
・Internal storage: 64GB
・RAM: 4GB

CAMERA
・Back Camera: 16MP + 5MP
・Front Camera: 13MP
・Back Flash: Yes, dual-LED
・Front Flash: No

FEATURES
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Bluetooth: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light
・USB: Yes
・GPS: Yes
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes

BATTERY
・Capacity: 4000mAh
・Type: Li-Po
・Standby Time: –
・Talktime: –
・Fast Charging: Yes

Posted by Joseph Young

Africa's most sought-after Mobile Reporter.

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