itel Mobility has just announced the itel A55. The device looks very similar to itel P33 Plus, save for the downgraded RAM and of course, the new paintings (color) additions. The rear camera setup is also is vertically arranged, along with a rear placed fingerprint scanner, while a large 6.0-inch display iTel A55 covers the frontal.
Spec wise, the itel A55 is powered by a Quad-core Spreadtrum SC7731E along with ARM Mali T820 MP1, 1GB of RAM and a 16GB internal storage, expandable up to 64 GB via microSD card. The device comes with a dual rear-mounted camera sensors, combining an 8 MP Main sensor and a 0.8 megapixel secondary sensor. At the front, you are getting a 5 megapixel sensor along with a single LED flash on both sides.
There is a rear placed fingerprint scanner, which is able to unlock your phone along with seven (7) other functions, like photo shooting, calling taking among others. It comes with support for dual 3G SIMs, 3000mAh and runs Google Android 9.0 (Pie: Go Edition) out of the box.
The full specifications and silent features of iTel A55 are detailed in the specs table below.
itel A55 Specifications
- 2G bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
- 3G bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
- 4G bands: No.
- Speed: HSPA
- Announced: July 2019
- Status: July 2019
- Android 9 Pie Go Edition.
Design & Display
- Dimensions: 158.7 x 74 x 9.3 mm
- Weight: 133g
- Display: 6 inches, 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD screen
- Colours: Black. Gradation Green. Red.
- Physical Build: Plastic
- SIM Type: Micro-SIM, Dual SIM
- Processor Type: 32-bit, 1.3 GHz Quad-core, Cortex-A7
- Processor Name: UniSoC Spreadtrum SC7731E.
- Graphics Processor: Mali T820 MP1.
- RAM: 1 GB
- Internal Storage: 16 GB
- External Storage: microSD, up to 64 GB (dedicated slot)
- Rear Camera: 8 MP + 0.8 MP dual camera, LED flash, video recording
- Front-facing Camera: 8 MP, Face Unlock, video capture
- Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
- Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
- Loudspeaker: Mono speakers
- Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
- FM Radio: Yes.
- Bluetooth: v4.0, A2DP
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
- GPS: Yes, A-GPS.
- USB: microUSB v2.0.
- NFC: No.
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Fingerprint Scanner (rear-mounted)
- Battery Type and Capacity: Lithium-Ion 2900 mAh
- Battery Charging: 5V/1A Regular Charging
Itel A55 Price and Market Availability
- Country Availability: Nigeria. Kenya. Uganda. Ghana.
- Price: $75. ₦25,000 in Nigeria. KSh 4,299 in Kenya. UGX 134,930 in Uganda. GH₵ 230 in Ghana.
TellForce Blog Buyer’s Guide Verdict
The itel A55 offers a big screen, Android 9 Pie, a fingerprint scanner, Face Unlock, and a 3000mAh battery for a modest ₦25,000 price tag.
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itel A55 Review Rating
We are yet to review the itel A55 and so do not have a review rating for it yet. This section will be updated with our review rating and a link to the review page, as soon as we have a review ready.
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