The itel A44 Pro is another bezel-less smartphone that was launched in India alongside the A44 and S42. It’s never too late they say, as the company introduced three new smartphones with 18:9 aspect ratio.
The A44 Pro packs a bunch, unlike the A44. The Pro version boasts of 2GB RAM, 16GB storage and 8MP rear camera. Care to know more? Stay with me.
Where to Buy itel A44 Pro
itel A44 Pro Key Specs and Features
・ 5.45-inch, FWVGA+ IPS capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1280 pixels
・Android 7.0 Nougat with 2GB RAM
・Quad-core 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6737M
・16GB built-in storage and support memory card up to 128GB
・8MP rear camera and 5MP front camera
・Fingerprint sensor (rear)
・2400mAh removable Li-Ion battery
There’s no major difference between the itel A44 and A44 Pro design- wise. It is built with plastics and sports a rear fingerprint scanner as well, for easy access to private apps.
The rear camera and LED flash are horizontal at the top foundation, making the back a little attractive. The volume keys and power button are present in the usual position, while the phone is easy to hold and operate.
Just like the other smartphones launched in India as well, the A44 Pro sports the bezel-less trend as well. There are no navigation buttons at the bottom bezel whatsoever, as it dishes out a Full View display in general.
The screen is still the same with the A44 Pro, a 5.45-inch FWVGA+ IPS capacitive touchscreen that displays like a budget device. Boasts of a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and 285 pixels per inch density for clear and sharp visuals. Stretches up to 74% screen to body ratio, just like its little brother.
HARDWARE and SOFTWARE
Running the race here is the Mediatek MT6737M chip which is a 4-core processor having a 64-bit CPU architecture. The quad-core processor reaches a maximum speed of 1.3GHz and has a 28nm process technology. Handling graphics is a Mali graphics processor.
Ships with a bigger 2GB RAM space for faster multitasking of heavy apps. For storage, there’s a bigger 16GB storage space on the A44 Pro as well. You can upgrade up to 128GB with a memory card. The A44 Pro runs on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box.
Comes with a more improved 8MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture capturing 3K resolution images. The camera has a LED flash underneath and other features to help your photography skills in a low light environment. The 5MP selfie camera is still there with f/2.4 aperture and LED flash.
The itel A44 Pro is powered by a removable Li-Ion 2400mAh battery with no fast charging technology.
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
itel A44 Pro is available for $99 to $139, that’s about (N30,000 – N40,000).
FULL SPECIFICATION OF itel A44 Pro
・Announced: March 2018
・Status: Available. March 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: Yes
・4G Support: Yes
・Number of SIM Card: 2 (Micro)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes
・Material Type: Plastic
・Screen Type: FWVGA+ IPS capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels
・Pixel Density: 285ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 74%
・Operating system: Android 7.0
・Processor: Quad-core 1.3GHz
・Chipset type: Mediatek MT6737M
・Graphics Processing Unit: Mali
・Memory Card slot: Yes, up to 128GB
・Internal storage: 16GB
・Back Camera: 8MP
・Front Camera: 5MP
・Back Flash: Yes, LED Flash
・Front Flash: Yes
・Wifi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light
・USB: type 2.0
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: No