itel Mobile has launched its latest flagship selfie smartphone in India -iT1520. The itel it1520 features a front IRIS scanner for retina unlock like previous flagship.
The smartphone is touted as a SelfiePro smartphone by the company’s CEO. The itel it1520 features a 5-inch HD IPS display with a resolution of 1280 pixels by 720 pixels, it is powered by a quad-core 1.3GHz MediaTek processor. The iT1520 features 2GB RAM, 16GB storage and expandable memory up to 64GB.
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During the launch, Sudhir Kumar, CEO of itel Mobile India was quoted saying:
“Based on an inherent belief in every user’s ‘Right to Progress’, itel has been providing easy technological accessibility to the Indian masses through its value-plus, feature-driven offerings. Reiterating our commitment of providing excellent camera quality and performance, we have launched our new SelfiePro it1520, the perfect device for our growing consumer base who loves capturing moments in pictures and selfies.
We are confident that the increasingly tech-savvy Indian consumers will enjoy our latest best-in-class offering which integrates performance, functionality and value thus extending the benefit of technological advancement to its users,”
iT1520 is a dual SIM based smartphone with dual standby, it runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. itel it1520 sports a 13MP camera at its back and another 13MP camera at the front just the Tecno Camon C9 and Camon C7 from Tecno mobile. There is also a front LED flash for brighter selfies in low-light conditions.
itel it1520 is backed by a 2,500mAh battery and weighs around 165 grams. With the price tag of NGN39,900 and Rs 8,490 in India ($130), itel iT1520 is aimed at consumers looking for a budget smartphone with premium features. The device is currently available for purchase in India in two color variants: Sandstone Black and Champagne colors, the device will subsequently be available in Nigeria and other African countries anytime soon, we will keep you informed. Meanwhile, checkout other iTel smartphones available from Jumia;
Itel iT1520 specification highlights
- 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD On-cell display
- 1.3 GHz Quad-Core MediaTek processor with Mali T720 GPU
- 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 64GB with MicroSD
- Dual SIM (dual standby)
- Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
- 13MP rear camera with dual LED Flash
- 13MP front-facing camera with LED flash
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
- 2500mAh battery
- Iris scanner technology