Through the past two big mobile trade shows in this Spring, CES and MWC, many people already have a good idea of the upcoming phones that are worth waiting for, such as iPhone 8/8Plus, Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus, Nokia Android Phones, Xiaomi Mi 6, etc. Meanwhile, If you’re low on budget and can’t wait to buy a decent Android smartphone now, Gretel A9 is what you should be looking out for. The device features a full metal slim body with 5 inch HD display, Samsung camera and 4G LTE FDD TDD network.
Price and Availability
Gretel released the A9 device on early March, leaving little to the imagination with pre-orders starting on Tuesday 14 March, from AliExpress via Twinbuys Store here priced at $79.99, it will soon become available on Gearbest, TOMTOP, Amazon, etc. The A9 device will be in stock starting next week, nearly the end of March.
Software and Performance
A9 works on Freeme OS based on Android Marshmallow, but will get Android Nougat update in April. The differences between these two operating systems depends on different devices. but you should not wait as both versions work flawlessly and the company assures that the update will come really soon.
Gretel A9 smartphone is equipped with MediaTek MT6737, having 2GB of RAM and 16GB of ROM, is enough for daily usage, no need to worry about its multi-tasking capabilities. Also, the MT6737 also performs as energy-efficient with built-in battery saver. The device also supports MicroSD with dedicated slot.
The camera settles on a 13MP (interpolated) Samsung sensor at the rear. Autofocus & LED flash, with several capture modes like Panorama/HDR/Night/Pose/Child/FilmMode and so on, you can easily capture every wonderful moments at any time of the day you are taking them.
With an enhanced high-output amplifier and high-resolution sound, also high efficiency and ultra-low distortion, Gretel A9 will help deliver the best sound quality for a new life!
To spice things up, there are three methods to get screenshots:
- A touch to the Supershot. you can choose the Scrool style to get the full screens while browsing the web or having chats, or choose the Funny style to get Lasso and Graffiti screenshots.
- Slide down 3 fingers on the screen
- Press the Power key + Volume down key at the same time
Method 2 and 3, can get a quick screenshot directly, also you can use both methods to get the Supershot.
You can get this wonderful device at a slash price of just $79.99 now the pre-sale is still on going, Grab it Here.