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iTel S16 Pro Features, Full Specs & Price

iTel S16 Pro Price in Nigeria
iTel S16 Pro

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.

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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.

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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 DateSeptember 18, 2020
Price in USD$100
Price in AustraliaAUD 140
Price in NigeriaN40,000 Naira


Other SensorsLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope
Fingerprint SensorYes
Pop-Up CameraNo
Fingerprint Sensor PositionRear-mounted


Audio JackYes
FM RadioYes
Music SupportPCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE


ProcessorSpreadtrum UniSoC SC9863A – 4G LTE version

– Spreadtrum UNISOC SC7731E – 3G version

CPUOcta-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

GPUPowerVR GE8322 – 4G version

– Mali T820 MP1 – 3G version

Operating SystemAndroid 10 (Go Edition)


Internal Memory32 GB
Expandable MemoryYes, up to 128GB


Dimension166 x 75.9 x 8.3 mm
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
ColoursGradient Green, Gradient Purple


Display TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours
Screen Size6.6 inches, 68.9 cm2 (~81.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Screen Resolution720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~270 ppi density)
ProtectionScratch Resistant Glass


Rear Camera CountTriple camera setup
Camera Models13MP
 0.3MP AI sensor
Rear Camera FeaturesLED flash, HDR, panorama
Video[email protected]
Front Camera8MP sensor
Front Camera FeaturesHDR, panorama, Face Recognition
Front Video Resolution[email protected]


Capacity4000 mAh
Fast ChargingNo


TechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network BandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
3G Network BandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Band4G LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
5G Network BandsNo
USBMicro USB v2.0. USB-On-The-Go
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
WLANWi-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.