Since entering the Nigerian Android market, Itel has consistently maintained a reputation for releasing budget smartphones that offer fair to average specifications. That said, 2017 saw the company push its standards in terms of specifications, most especially in the areas of camera, display, and RAM setup. The Chinese based company released itel S32 late last year and now the company is launching a much-improved variant, the itel S32 LTE. This new device is itel’s first 2GB RAM phone equipped with 4G LTE technology.
The device will be available exclusively at Slot mobile shop’s nationwide. The itel mobile and slot partnership is a welcomed development for the Android market in Nigeria, especially those who love getting more value than they paid for. For those who do not have a Slot sales terminal nearby, you have nothing to worry because you can always purchase the S32 LTE from the company’s website. To us, the benefits of this partnership to Android consumers can be immediately seen as an increase in access to itel products and after-sales service. That said, in the words itel mobile’s Marketing Communications Manager, Oke Umurhohwo “itel aims to leverage on SLOT Systems’ nationwide presence to connect with local consumers who wish to experience or buy the flagship device,”. Well, that sums it up concerning the relevance of the partnership.
Specifications and pricing of itel S32 LTE
The specifications of the itel S32 LTE is not different from the inaugural S32 smartphone save for its extra RAM size and 4G LTE network connectivity Feature. The S32 LTE and its predecessor, the S32 are designed for high photography and visual experience. Sporting a 5.5” 2.5D curve IPS HD display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The S32 LTE adopts the full lamination technology to enhance the screen clarity, visibility, and readability. The 2.5D curved glass screen, as well as the rounded edges, make it comfortable to hold.
The device comes with dual selfie cameras (2.0 MP + 8.0 MP) and a rear camera of 8 MP. The two front cameras match the colour of the pure black glass panel on the front perfectly. Each camera has a completely different field of view. Also, the two front cameras work independently. You can switch between wide-angle lens and portrait lens freely according to your needs. At the same time, the camera can also switch to wide angle lens automatically when it detects more than one face. Just this feature makes the device a favourite for wefie lovers.
Under the device’s shell, you will find 2GB RAM fused with 16GB internal storage. The smartphone is powered by a 3,000mAh battery and runs Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. S32 LTE maintains the design language of the S32, it has its fingerprint sensor fixed in the upper quarter of the rear. We reviewed the device some weeks back so you can have a look at it for a complete analysis. The S32 LTE sells for #40, 000 ay all SLOT stores in Nigeria.