Itel S42, A44 And A44 Pro Entry-Level Smartphones Launched In India

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Itel Mobiles has launched its two new smartphones in the Indian market — itel S42 and itel A44. Along with that, the company has also launched the A44 Pro.

The itel S42 comes with a 5.65-inch HD+ IPS display having a screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and 2.5D curved glass on top. Under the hood, it is powered by Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 425 processor along with Adreno 308 GPU and 3GB RAM.

itel S42

It packs 16GB of internal storage and comes with support for microSD card slot up to 128GB, which enables users to further expand the phone’s storage capacity.

The phone focuses on the selfie camera and thus, it comes with a 13-megapixel front-facing snapper with f/2.2 aperture and 120-degrees wide-angle lens. On the back, it comes equipped with the same 13-megapixel camera.

There’s also a fingerprint sensor on the back for added security. Connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, and GPS. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system and is powered by a 3,000mAh battery.

On the other hand, the itel A44 and A44 Pro come with a 5.45-inch FWVGA display with screen resolution of 480 x 960 pixels. It is powered by MediaTek MT6737M 64-bit quad-core processor with Mali-T860 MP1  GPU.

itel A44

While the A44 comes with 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage, the A44 Pro comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB onboard storage. Both phones have microSD card slot that supports memory expansion up to 32GB.

Both the smartphones have a 5-megapixel rear camera with an LED flash. While the standard variant features a 5-megapixel snapper at the front, there’s an 8-megapixel front-facing camera on the A44 Pro, along with an LED flash.

Along with the fingerprint sensor, the A44 series also comes with Bike Mode and Smart Key. Connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and USB OTG. Running on Android Nougat OS, the device is powered by a 2,400mAh battery.

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The itel A44 comes in Champagne Black, Rose Gold, and Red colors while the itel S42 comes in Black and Champagne colors. The A44 is priced at Rs. 5,799 and the S42 costs Rs. 8,499. Both the smartphones will be available through offline stores across India. However, the A44 Pro will be available from mid-April and the pricing will be revealed at that time.