iTel S16 and iTel S16 Pro are the newest addition to the iTel’s Selfie focused S-series. We recently reviewed the standard S16 smartphone and also quoted the price. Today, we are looking at the higher variant, the S16 Pro. This will enable those interested in the device to make informed buying decisions.
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First of all: The iTel S16 Pro comes in two versions- the 4G LTE version and the 3G version. According to reports, the two iTel S16 Pro versions come at a different price tag and as well as different processor. The 4G LTE enabled version is powered by Octa-core Cortex A53 processor, while the 3G version has Quad-core Cortex A7 processor.
Moving further, both versions host a 6.6-inch HD+ display with a punch-hole notch that houses the front camera. The display sports a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels with a density of 270 ppi. Itel S16 Pro comes in a plastic body with glass front equipped with Splash resistance glass. It also comes with dual SIM slots that accommodate nano-SIM cards.
Under the hood, the S16 Pro 4G LTE as mentioned earlier is powered by a 1.6GHz octa-core UNISOC SC9863A chipset along with PowerVR GE8322 GPU for graphics, while the 3G version is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core chipset with Mali T820 GPU that takes care of the graphics need.
So, whenever you want to get yourself this latest iTel smartphone, endeavour to check the box for an indication of 4G or not ( the 4G LTE version must have 4G LTE indicated on the box). You can still go through the Jumia link below to buy any version of your choice. Both versions have 2GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded via microSD card.
In terms of camera, the iTel S16 Pro (both versions) has a triple rear camera setup containing a 13MP primary camera, 2MP depth sensor, and an AI sensor. Upfront, you get a single 8MP camera.
Both versions of the S16 Pro comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, a good 4,000mAh battery and runs Google Android 10 (Go Edition) out of the box.
How much is Itel s16 Pro in Nigeria?
The S16 Pro price in Nigeria is about N40,000 which is approximately $100 USD, depending on where you are buying from. It could be lesser or higher depending on the version (4G LTE or 3G) you are buying. The Itel S16 Pro is available in Gradient Green and Gradient Purple colours.
iTel S16 Pro Full Specifications
|Model(s)||S16 Pro 4G LTE, S16 Pro 3G|
|Launch Date||September 18, 2020|
|Price in USD||$100|
|Price in Australia||AUD 140|
|Price in Nigeria||N40,000 Naira|
|Other Sensors||Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope|
|Fingerprint Sensor Position||Rear-mounted|
|Music Support||PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE|
|Processor||Spreadtrum UniSoC SC9863A – 4G LTE version|
– Spreadtrum UNISOC SC7731E – 3G version
|CPU||Octa-core (4×1.6 GHz Cortex-A55 CPU and 4×1.2 GHz Cortex-A55) – 4G version|
– Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 – 3G version
|GPU||PowerVR GE8322 – 4G version|
– Mali T820 MP1 – 3G version
|Operating System||Android 10 (Go Edition)|
|Internal Memory||32 GB|
|Expandable Memory||Yes, up to 128GB|
|Dimension||166 x 75.9 x 8.3 mm|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Colours||Gradient Green, Gradient Purple|
|Display Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours|
|Screen Size||6.6 inches, 68.9 cm2 (~81.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Screen Resolution||720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~270 ppi density)|
|Protection||Scratch Resistant Glass|
|Rear Camera Count||Triple camera setup|
|0.3MP AI sensor|
|Rear Camera Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Front Camera||8MP sensor|
|Front Camera Features||HDR, panorama, Face Recognition|
|Front Video Resolution||[email protected]|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G Network Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 CDMA2000 1xEV-DO|
|3G Network Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Network Band||4G LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)|
|5G Network Bands||No|
|GPS||Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||Micro USB v2.0. USB-On-The-Go|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hotspot|
Questions and Answers about iTel S16 Pro
Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about iTel S16 Pro.
Is Itel S16 Pro a 4G phone?
iTel S16 Pro comes with two network connectivity models- 4G LTE and 3G models
Does Itel S16 Pro have a fingerprint scanner?
Yes; iTel S16 Pro comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Does Itel S16 Pro have fast charging?
No; iTel S16 Pro does not come with fast charging technology
Will Itel S16 Pro work in USA?
Itel S16 Pro has limited network support across various US carriers like AT&T, Verizon, Metro PCS, Sprint, T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, Cricket, Boost Mobile, H2O Wireless, Ting, US Cellular, Lyca Mobile, PureTalk, Consumer Cellular, Ultra Mobile, Straight Talk, Red Pocket Mobile, Jolt, Airvoice Wireless, and Google Fi. What this means that some bands are supported, while others are not. You will have to make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on them.