Itel A47 is the latest release of the Itel A-series, that succeded the A46 launched last year.
Itel A47 Key Specs
Spreadtrum SC7731E SoC
Quad-Core 1.3GHz processor
Android 9 Pie (Go edition)
5MP + 0.3MP main camera
5MP selfie camera
3,020 mAh battery
The body design of the iTel A47 is basic, not that we were expecting something different. It comes in a plastic unibody with a fingerprint reader, speaker grill, dual camera and iTel brand name at the back. The front side is home to its display with huge size bezels at the top and bottom. There two body colour options to choose from; Purple and Gradation Blue.
The display size of the iTel A47 is 5.5-inch which is very compact compared to what you’ll get in the market today. It is protected by glass that is scratch resistant. The display features a 480 x 960 pixels resolution, an 18:9 aspect ratio and 226 PPI density.
Hardware and Software
Running inside the iTel A47 is the Spreadtrum SC7731E chipset built on a 32nm process tech and features a Quad-Core 1.3 GHz processor. The ARM Mali T820 MP1 is in charge of its graphics. Memory-wise, the device has a 2GB RAM with a 32GB storage. The MicroSD slot gives room for an additional 32GB storage. For software, it features the Go edition version of Google’s Android 9 Pie.
The dual rear camera system features a 5MP main lens and a 0.3MP secondary lens. Underneath both cameras is a LED flash for photo brightness. The camera system is capable of recording 720p videos at 30 frames per second. For selfies, the iTel A47 sports a 5MP camera.
Juicing the iTel A47 is a removable Li-Ion 3,020 mAh battery capacity. It lasts up to 300 hours on standby, up to 15 hours on music playback and up to 19 hours on talk time.
Itel A47 Full Specifications
Design, Display and Colour Options
Dimension: Height- * Width- * Thickness-
Build Quality: Front glass with a plastic unibody
Screen Display Type: IPS LCD
Screen Size: 5.5-inch
Aspect Ratio: 480 x 960
Display Protection: Glass
Multi-touch screen: Yes
Colour Options: Gradation Blue, Purple
Operating System and Memory
Operating System: Android 9 Pie (Go edition)
Chipset: Spreadtrum SC7731E
CPU: Quad-Core 1.3GHz
GPU: ARM Mali T820 MP1
Built-in Storage Capacity: 32GB
Card Slot: Yes, up to 32GB
Rear Camera: 5MP + 0.3MP
Front camera: 5MP
Camera Features: Geo-tagging, touch focus, LED flash
Video Recording: 720p@30fps
Wireless Network Bands and Connectivity Options
Technology: GSM / HSPA
5G Network Bands: N/A
4G Network Bands: N/A
3G Network Bands: HSDPA 850 / 1900
2G Network Bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
Speed: HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps
SIM Type: Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.2
USB: Micro USB 2.0
Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
FM Radio: Yes
Speaker Location: Bottom
Sound Enhancement Features: Yes
Audio Jack Type: Yes, 3.5mm audio jack
Video Support Formats: H.264 (Baseline / Main / High profile), MPEG4 (Simple profile / ASP) and other video formats
Audio Support formats: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC +, MP3, AMR – NB and WB, APE, WAV
Battery Capacity: Non-removable Li-Po 3,020 mAh
Wireless Charging: NO
Fast Charging: N/A
Rear-Mounted Fingerprint Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Electronic Compass.
The iTel A47 costs less than $100 and will be available in the coming months.