The Gretel A6 with 5.5 inches HD screen has been launched and will start shipping anytime soon, the phone comes a month after the company launched its A9 device in March and A7 in April. Both A9 and A6 have big screens -5 inches and 5.5 inches respectively- and premium looks. Gretel has also come out to say that all its smartphones are made with reliable camera and excellent display on the same affordable price level.
GRETEL A6 KEY FEATURES
- Manufacturer: Gretel
- 5.5 inches HD 2.5D SHARP display
- AAC box Speaker
- Back Fingerprint 360° TouchID
- Android 6.0
- 13-megapixel Samsung 3L2 rear camera
- MT6737, 2GB RAM
- 32GB storage, microSD
- 3,000mAh battery
- Stylish Design
- Dual SIM
- Off-screen gesture
- 5-point touch, quick screenshots
- Review Price: $89.99
Gretel A6 sports a 5.5-inch IPS LCD at 1280×720 resolution display from SHARP company. The IPS LCD tech means wider display angles, good color reproduction, bright whites, daylight readability, and sharp text and images. For a phone of that size, it will definitely feel great in hand. The text is larger and can be adjusted, navigation is easier to carry out, games, photos and movies look absolutely more brilliant on the smartphone.
There are two color options and designs available, a popular matte black and a new brush finish gold, based on the premium aluminum alloy. Both materials look and feel lovely in hand, bringing forth visual appeal. Outside of this, both the glass front and the metal back are 2.5D curved and rounded, any falls, impacts and hits will be softened to a point where damage is less likely to occur.
The buttons for power and voice are located on the right side, on the other side is the card slot. There is a back placed fingerprint sensor which appears to be many users preferred position over a front placement.
The Gretel A6 sets out with 13-megapixel Samsung 3L2 camera module and software enhancements. This makes the A6 smartphone stand out for its superior performance both in daylight and low light, but more so for its ability to swiftly focus on subjects. Also you can benefit from a sharper front camera, which has a 5-megapixel lens.
Powered by a quad-core 1.3GHz MT6737, Gretel A6 will spell fast in terms of daily usage. A MediaTek 6737 is a quite efficient chipset, considering the battery efficiency during usage and in standby mode. The 2GB of RAM and 16GB of ROM is sufficient for normal usage, there is a microSD card slot that supports upto 32GB. The AAC box speaker is loud, surprisingly so, and fine for calls, audio and videos.
The Gretel A6 is definitely not short of performance on its price level. More details can be found on Gretel Official Website HERE.
Shipping Date and Price
Taking the three launch cycles, it seemed like Gretel wants to attract users’ attentions to its brand with price killer tags. And now, Gretel A6 starts presale at $89.99 with free protective film and silicone case, on Gearbest, TOMTOP, Coolicool and Aliexpress from the 4th May, coming soon to Amazon and eBay platforms. Gretel A6 is already in stock for an instant shipment. What do you think of the A6? Worth checking out or nay?
Lastly, Gretel A7 giveaway is currently going on and you can participate via Gretels VK page here.