itel Mobile today launched the itel S42 smartphone in India that comes with a 5.65-inch 18:9 display, 13 MP front and rear cameras, and Android 8.0 Oreo at a price of ₹8499. However, the S42 isn’t the only smartphone that itel has launched today in the country. Alongside the S42, itel also launched the itel A44 and itel A44 Pro smartphones in India today.
The itel A44 and A44 Pro both have a design that’s similar to that of the S42. However, both these smartphones come with low-end specifications as compared to the S42. That said, like the S42, the A44 and A44 Pro also sport a display with 18:9 aspect ratio, however, the size is reduced to 5.45-inch and resolution is reduced to 960 x 480 pixels on A44 while the A44 Pro retains HD+ resolution.
The itel A44 an A44 Pro are powered by MediaTek’s MT6737M quad-core processor. But, the former comes with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB internal storage whereas the latter comes with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage.
Another difference between both these smartphones is that the A44 sports a 5 MP camera on the rear whereas the A44 Pro rocks an 8 MP camera. However, both the smartphones come with a 5 MP snapper on the front. Having said that, everything else remains the same on both the A44 and the A44 Pro.
itel A44 and A44 Pro Specifications
- CPU: MediaTek MT6737M quad-core processor
- RAM: 1 GB (on A44), 2 GB (on A44 Pro)
- Operating System: Android 7.0 Nougat
- Display: 5.45-inch FWVGA+ (960 x 480 pixels) display on A44 and HD+ (1440 x 720 pixels) display on A44 Pro with 18:9 aspect ratio
- Rear Camera: 5 MP (on A44) / 8 MP (on A44 Pro) with LED flash
- Front Camera: 5 MP with flash
- Internal Storage: 8 GB (on A44), 16 GB (on A44 Pro)
- External Storage: Expandable via microSD card
- SIM: Dual SIM
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, 3.5 mm headphone jack, micro USB, USB OTG
- Other: Fingerprint Scanner, Bike Mode, Face Unlock
- Battery: 2400 mAh
itel A44 and A44 Pro Price in India and Availability
- Price of itel A44: ₹5799
- Price of itel A44 Pro: To be announced
- Availability: A44 available through offline stores across the country. A44 Pro will be available in April