itel A58 and A58 Pro smartphone, price, specs

itel A58 and A58 Pro smartphone, price, specs

itel is introducing its latest entry-level and budget-friendly smartphone the A58 series. The device targets new smartphone users with a bigger screen, bigger battery and fashionable device at a cheaper price. itel is also partnering with local telcos to provide buyers of the phone with data bundles for a period.

itel A58 series

The A58 series comes in a plastic body with three different colours to choose from. It has a 6.6-inch HD display with a 90% screen to body ratio to give you more viewing content. itel says it has a 2.5D curved edge screen design that makes viewing content on the device more immersive. The 4000mAh battery size promises to last you through a day and 27 hours of call time and 15 hours of video play. itel says its AI power master technology will give a user an extra 2 hours in power saving mode and up to 10 days in ultra power-saving mode.

The itel A58 series phones are resistant to ordinary drops, dust and moisture-proof and can handle extreme temperatures.

The main difference between the A58 and A58 Pro we know of is that the Pro version has 2GB RAM and 32GB storage compared to 1GB and 16GB in the A58. The chipsets used in the device also seem to vary across each market.

In Ghana, it starts selling at GHS 474, Ksh 8,650 in Kenya, NGN 40,000 in Nigeria, 80,000Rwf in Rwanda and UGX 275,000 in Uganda.

itel A58 and A58 Pro specifications

itel A58
Dimensions165.4 x 76 x 9.6 mm, Weight: 170 g
Display6.6″ (1612 x 720) HD+ IPS LCD, Waterdrop Full Screen display
ProcessorQuad-Core 1.3GHz Cortex-A7,
UNISOC SC7731E, MediaTek MT6580A
GPUMali-400MP2 / Mali T820 MP1
Memory1/2 GB
Storage16/32GB, microSD up to 64GB
Operating SystemAndroid 11 (Go edition)
ColorSky Cyan, Starry Black, Dreamy Purple
CameraRear: Dual Camera (5MP+QVGA)
Front: 5MP
BatteryNon-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh, 5V 1A
Wireless ConnectivityWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/, Bluetooth 4.2
PriceGHS 474, NGN 40,000, KES 8,650, UGX 275,000, USD 67, EUR 59, 80,000Rwf

Watch the device launch event by itel and MTN Uganda below.

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itel Spirit 1 laptop, full device specs and price

itel Spirit 1 laptop, full device specs and price

itel spirit 1 notebook laptop

itel is announcing its second laptop the itel Spirit 1 notebook laptop few months after introducing the Able 1 laptop. The company introduced the device at the online launch event of the itel S17 smartphone and other itel family products. Where it also introduced the itel Smart Watch1, itel Wireless Neckband, itel blender, standing fan, electric stove and itel Cinema TV Projector.

Officially, the company says the itel Spirit 1 laptop comes in a metal surface body design with a 15.6 inch full HD display. It is powered by a Core i3 Intel processor and intel plus 655 display card. The device will ship pre-installed with Microsoft’s new Windows 11 OS. With its 51 watts big battery, itel says one charge can give you about eight hours of usage time. Spirit 1 can be configured with up to 1 terabyte of hard disk space and 8 gigabytes of RAM. It comes with three USB ports, one HDMI, a micro SD card reader, an earphone jack, and an RJ-45 port.

It seems the Spirit 1 laptop is supposed to have more processing power and handle more work than the Able 1 laptop. But the Core i3 processor feels like it is still geared towards light office work, entertainment and studies than power users.

This is what the company says about the device.

Earlier this year we launched our first laptop Able 1, we have recieved so many feedbacks and felt your passion for more. So today we are bringing you the brand new itel Spirit 1. The first laptop in its prize range that comes with a three by two watts box speaker.

No official retail price or the availability date has been announced yet. It is suggested it could be in the $600 – $700, NGN 250,000, GHS 3,000, KES 65,000 price range. We will check and get you full specifications and update you on any changes necessary.

itel Spirit 1 device Specifications

itel Spirit 1 notebook specs

itel didn’t mention specifics when it comes to the hardware architecture. We did a little digging around and believe this will be the specifications of the new device.

Dimensions
Weight1.7 kg
OSWindows 11
Display15.6-inch FHD, 1920 x 1200, 16:9 aspect ratio
CPU10th Gen Intel Core i3-1011U, 2.1GHz,
GraphicsIntel Iris Plus 655 display card
ConnectivityWiFi: 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth: BT4.2
Color
Memory8GB DDR4
Storage1TB SATA (5400rpm)
Camera / Mic 720p HD
Battery(51Wh), 65W fast charging, 8 hours usage
Adapter65 W AC adapter
Port1- VGA, 3- USB 3.0 ports, 1- HDMI, Phone Jack, 1- Micro SD card reader(TF card), 1- RJ-45
Priceestimated price Nigeria NGN 250,000, Ghana GHS 3,000, Kenya KES 65,000, $600 – $700

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