Itel A31 is yet another entry-level smartphone from the Chinese manufacturer, the device is quite basic in terms of features and specs. It runs on Android Nougat which is a good improvement from its predecessor; Itel A51.
Both the Itel A31 and A51 have very similar spec sheet and very budget-friendly price tags. The A51 has a bigger storage capacity than the A31 but the later runs on more up to date Android version.
Itel A31 Key Specs
- OS: Android 7.0 Nougat
- SIM Type: Dual SIM (Micro)
- 4G LTE: NO
- Screen Size : 5.0 Inches IPS Touchscreen
- Screen Resolution: 480 x 854 pixels (227.6 PPI)
- Processor Type: Quad-core 1.3 GHz, Mediatek Chipset
- RAM: 1GB
- Internal Storage: 8GB.
- External Storage: microSD, up to 32 GB
- Back / Rear Camera: 8MP camera & LED Flash
- Front Camera: 2MP Camera with LED flash
- Battery: 3000 mAh
Itel A31 Features Overview
Itel A31 is powered by Android operating system with the Android 7.0 Nougat pre-installed. It has a display estate of 5.0 inches with a resolution: 480 by 854 pixels and Pixels per-square Inch of 227.6.
Packed inside the A31 from Itel is a Quad-core processor and Mediatek chipset with Mali GPU. The processor is supported by 1GB RAM for a good user experience.
Itel A31 sports 8GB worth of internal storage capacity which can be further expanded to 32GB with an SD card. The device is dual micro SIM based and supports dual standby but not 4G network option.
At the back of the A31 smartphone is an 8 megapixels camera with a single LED flash, the 2 megapixels front camera also comes with a LED flash to help boost image quality in low-light conditions.
Itel A31 boasts a 3,000 mAh battery in store, the device is finished with a Plastic plus brushed metal back cover
and is available in three different colors: Champagne Gold, Bright Black and Carbon Blue colors.
The Itel A31 price in Nigeria is some where around 21,500 naira (70 USD) which is literally affordable (price might vary with your location in the country). Check availability of the device through Jumia online stores below.
Other Phones to Consider
When you want to consider Itel A31 alternatives, its predecessor (A51) should be on your list, it has more beefed up specs. Itel also has the likes of Itel P51 and Itel S31, mid-range android phones with good features.
Itel A31 Detailed Specs
|2G Network||GSM: 850/ 900/ 1800/ 1900 MHz|
|3G Network||WCDMA: 2100 MHz (900/1700/1900/2100 MHz)|
|SIM||Dual Micro SIM (Dual Standby)|
|Status||Available: August 2017|
|Dimensions||– n/a mm|
– Weight: -g
|Colors||Champagne Gold, Bright Black and Carbon Blue|
|Cover||Plastic with Brushed metal back cover|
|Type||HD IPS, multi-touch touchscreen with 16m colors|
|Size||5.0 inches, 480 x 854 pixels, 227.6 Pixels Per-square Inch|
Memory And OS
|Card slot||MicroSD, up to 32GB|
|OS||Android 7.0 Nougat|
|Processors||– Quad-core 1.3 GHz CPU|
– Mediatek chipset
– Mali GPU
|Alert types||Vibration, MIDI, MP3 ringtones|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, Mono loud speaker|
|Audio port||3.5mm jack|
|2G||GPRS – up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps|
|3G||Up to 42.2 mbps downlink; Up to 11.5 mbps uplink|
|WIFI||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wi-Fi direct|
|Bluetooth||Version 4.0, A2DP|
|Primary||– 8 MP, autofocus, single-LED flash|
– FEATURES: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, auto-HDR
|Secondary||2MP Camera with LED flash|
|Capacity||3000mAh Li-Ion battery|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass and Light sensor|
|Messaging||SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Miscellaneous||– FM radio|
– MP3/AAC+/WAV/Flac player
– MP4/H.264 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
|Price level||About 21,000 naira – 23,000 naira (70 USD)|