Chinese smartphone manufacturer itel, has launched a new entry-level smartphone called itel A27, in India. The new Android Go edition smartphone features a compact screen, a 4000mAh battery and a 5.45-inches display with 480 x 960 pixels resolution.
The device is powered by UNISOC SC9832E CPU clocked at 1.4GHz, along with ARM Mali T820 MP1 graphic processor. The SoC is paired with a 2GB RAM and a built-in internal storage of 32GB that can be expandable up to 64GB via SD card.
As for optics, there is a 5-megapixel sensor at the back, along with a single LED flash, while the front could only boast a 2-megapixel selfie lens. Another notable element on the back, is the rear placed fingerprint scanner which can be used to control camera, answer calls and stop alarm etc.
The A27 is fueled by a 4000mAh battery that promises 9-hours of web browsing and above 50-hours of music playback, according to the company. It support dual 4G-SIMs and boot Google’s Android 11 (Go Edition) out of the box.
itel A27 Specifications
Chipset: UNISOC (Spreadtrum) SC9832E
CPU: 1.4GHz Quad-Core
GPU: Mali-T820 MP1
Display: 5.45″ FWVGA+ 960×480, 18:9, IPS
Internal Storage: 32GB (supports microSD up to 64GB)
Main camera: Single – 5 MP
Front camera: Single – 2 MP
OS: Android 11 (Go edition)
Dimension: 153.0 × 74.6 × 11.0 mm
Colors: Deep Grey, Crystal Blue, Purple
Wi-Fi: 802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz
Earphone Jack: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes (rear)
Face ID: Yes
SIM: Dual SIM (nanoSIM)
Network: 4G LTE compatible
itel A27 Price and Availability
The itel A27 comes in Deep Grey, Crystal Blue, Purple colorways. While it is expected to be available in Africa and other part of Asia this month, it is priced at 5999 INR (about 80 USD) in India.