Itel, Hong Kong-based Transsion Holdings has announced the new smartphone called A62 in the Indian market. The most interesting features of Itel A62 are dual cameras on the rear panel, multi-functional fingerprint sensor, Android 8.1 Oreo, Bokeh Mode, Facial Recognition and much more.
Itel S42, A44, and A44 Pro were launched by the company in March this year. Amongst them, S42 is the most premium smartphone with features including 18:9 aspect ratio, front flash modules, and 4G VoLTE connectivity. A62 is the first gadget from Itel which comes with dual rear cameras and improved specifications.
The Itel A62 entry-level smartphone is retailing at a price tag of Rs 7,499. The company launched the smartphone in three color options: Black, Champagne, and Red. At the front, you can see there is a slighter chin in the bottom and top edges of the display but there is no physical buttons are available at the bottom edge.
At the rear panel, vertically positioned dual rear cameras with an LED flash sits between them and a fingerprint scanner is positioned in the middle and just underneath it, there is an Itel logo.
The budget segment Itel A62 bears a 5.65-inch HD+ IPS full-view display along with advanced 18:9 aspect ratio. It runs on top of the line Android 8.1 Oreo -out-of-the-box. In terms of hardware, it is embedded with MediaTek MT6739WA coupled with 2GB of RAM.
For storage, it gets 16GB onboard storage which can be extended upto 128GB with the help of microSD card. It is powered by a 3000mAh battery.
In terms of optics, the Itel A62 has dual cameras on the rear panel which includes the combination of 13MP primary sensor and another has VGA sensor. The camera app is pre-loaded with several modes such as face beauty, portrait mode, bokeh mode, pano mode, and low-light mode.
For selfies and video calling, it gets a 5MP front- facing camera accompanied by an LED flash.
The Itel A62 comes with 4G VoLTE, USB and much more as connectivity options. The fingerprint scanner is capable to offer multi-function sensor features which enhance the security of the smartphone and also has Face Unlock feature. The company is offering 100-days replacement warranty on the purchase of Itel A62.
According to Goldee Patnaik, Head of Marketing, itel Business Unit, "Itel has always strived to democratize technology for the masses at best value. With increasing growth in mobile photography amongst youth fraternity, camera on a phone has seen maximum innovations and improvements.
With this insight, we have launched our first dual rear camera smartphone - A62, with full screen and multiple value added features. We believe that itel A62 will provide an all-round smartphone experience, packed with exciting features like multi-functional fingerprint sensor, face unlock and a smart key for ease of use.