Elephone A3 arrived not long ago with it’s sibling – Elephone A3 Pro. The two Devices are sporting somewhat the same specifications with slight difference in some parts and some pretty interesting features. The Elephone A3 has a triple Nano SIM slot and on top of that, there is still an extra space for a MicroSD card. Not forgetting the total of four cameras on this device. Let’s find out more about the Elephone A3.
Elephone A3 Key Specs
・5.45-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 640 x 1280 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition) with 1GB Of RAM
・Quad-core 1.3GHz, MediaTek MT6580
・16GB built-in storage
・16MP + 2MP rear camera and 16MP + 2MP Selfie camera
・5,000mAh non-removable Battery
Elephone A3 Design And Display
The device has a 5.45-inch IPS LCD Full View display with 640 x 1280 Pixels screen resolution and a pixel per inch density of 293. Aspect ratio here stands at 18:9 to give off the Modern look. The body of the device is made of plastic and comes in three colours – Red, Blue and Black. On top the screen at the front is a 2.5D glass for screen protection while at the back is the usual fingerprint sensor at the normal spot with dual rear cameras at the top left corner.
Elephone A3 Camera Review
This device has a total of 4 cameras two up front and another two at the back. The one at the front is a dual camera setup of 16MP + 2MP camera while the one at the back is also a dual camera setup of 16MP + 2MP camera. The rear camera is equipped with dual-LED flash to light up those low light shots. Elephone A3 camera also has some few filters and modes to help beautify the pictures taken with it’s camera. Asides the general filters, there is a custom beauty mode, face-lifting and add make-up mode, all to make your photos look better.
Elephone A3 Hardware and Software
Similar to the Elephone A3 Pro, Elephone A3 has a MediaTek MT6580 chipset which has a Quad-core processor that clocks a maximum speed of 1.3GHz. There is also a 1GB Of RAM and 16GB of Internal storage which can be expanded via the dedicated MicroSD slot up to 128GB. Speaking of slots available on the device, this device has a triple Nano SIM Slot. This means that you can use three SIM cards all at the same time and still be able to make use of a MicroSD card slot.
As for Operating System, Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition runs out of the box which can be upgraded. The fingerprint sensor for biometric verifications on this device is at the usual spot at the back of the device.
Battery & Network Connectivity
A massive 5,000mAh battery powers the Elephone A3 which is equipped with an intelligent and enhanced power saving system to efficiently manage your battery usage. It should be enough to comfortably last a day. The device also has 4G LTE internet connectivity, WiFi, WiFi direct, WiFi hotspot Bluetooth and a USB Type-C port which is USB On The Go ready.
Price And Availability
The Price for Elephone A3 starts at $89 which is priced decently given its specifications. The device is yet to go on sale but will soon available for purchase on both various online and offline stores.
Elephone A3 Full Specifications
SIM Dual SIM: ( Triple Nano-SIM, Triple stand-by)
Type: IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
Screen Resolution: 18:9, HD 640 x 1280 Pixels
Software and performance
Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition)
Chipset: MediaTek MT6580, Quad-core 1.3GHz
RAM: 1GB RAM
Internal Storage: 16GB
Card Slot: Yes, up to 128GB
Primary: 16MP + 2MP dual-LED flash
Secondary: 16MP + 2MP
Network and Connectivity
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
3G: 2100 MHz
USB: Yes, Type-C
Audio Jack: Yes, 3.5mm
Sensor: Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted), Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor
Capacity: 5,000mAh, non-removable
Fast Charging: –
OTG Support: Yes
Price and Availability
Recommended Retail Price: $89
Availability: Coming Soon