The Itel A62 has been introduced in India as an entry-level smartphone with the trending iPhone X-like dual rear shooters. This is coming just days after the P32 made its debut.
The A62 comes loaded with Smart Key, this makes the lock button realize five functions like Accelerate, Enable Flash Lite, and Bike mode. There’s 2GB RAM, 16GB storage, Face ID and more.
Itel A62 Key Specs and Features
・5.65-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1440 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo with 2GB RAM
・Quad-core 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6739
・16GB built-in storage
・13MP + 0.3MP rear camera and 5MP front camera
・3000mAh non-removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
It looks totally different from what we typically from Itel, the company went with the current trend in terms of design here, bringing on the iPhone X-like dual camera.
Of course, the LED flash sits in between the cameras as well. It also has dual curved antenna lines to bring out the best in the design. While the fingerprint scanner is present at its usual position for quick access.
We have seen a lot of itel smartphones with the 18:9 aspect ratio screen, so this isn’t new. A notch at the top could have been better but it’s obvious itel isn’t ready for that yet.
The 5.65-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen boasts of 720 x 1440 pixels in resolution and 282 pixels per inch density for clear visuals. It dishes out the Full View experience.
Hardware and Software
Running the race underneath is the MediaTek MT6739 chip and its 4-core processor which clocks at 1.3GHz for a smooth ride. The PowerVR GE8100 graphics processor reaches a speed of 570MHz as well.
You get 2GB of RAM for multitasking and 16GB storage space as well. Whenever you need more space to store files, you can expand up to 128GB with a memory card. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.
In the camera department, you get dual 13MP + 0.3MP rear shooters for all your photography needs. There are Portrait, Bokeh, pano and lowlight modes, while the 5MP selfie camera brings beautify and Face ID.
Network, Battery and Availability
The A62 supports 4G VoLTE connectivity and accommodates dual Nano SIMs. It also has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB port, OTG, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS.
The Itel A62 is powered by a non-removable Li-Po 3000mAh battery with no fast charging technology. Itel A62 will be available on shopping stores, starting from $99 to $109, that’s about (N35,000 – N40,000).
Full Specification Of Itel A62
・Announced: July 2018
・Status: Available. July 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz
・4G Support: LTE
・Dual SIM Support: Yes
・Material Type: Plastic
・Colour: Black, Champagne and Red
・Screen Type: HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 720 x 1440 pixels
・Pixel Density: 282ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 78%
・Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
・Processor: Quad-core 1.3GHz
・Chipset type: MediaTek MT6739WA
・Graphics Processing Unit: PowerVR GE8100
・Memory Card Slot: Yes, up to 128GB
・Internal storage: 16GB
・Back Camera: 13MP + 0.3MP
・Front Camera: 5MP
・Back Flash: Yes, LED
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, gyroscope
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: No